Key stats: 60 games, .260/.336/.301 slash line, two errors at third base.
Seinfeld episode: “The Stranded” (season 3, episode 10)
Key quote: “All plans between men are tentative. If one man should suddenly have an
opportunity to pursue a woman, it’s like these two guys never met each other
ever in life. This is the male code. And it doesn’t matter how important the
arrangements are, I mean, most of the time when they scrub a space shuttle
mission it’s because one of the astronauts met someone on his way to the launch
CINCINNATI — Alberto Callaspo, who was designated for assignment on Aug. 19, was released from his contract Thursday.
Callaspo had a .206 batting average with the Atlanta Braves when he was acquired in the Juan Uribe trade in May. He batted .260 with a .336 on-base percentage in 60 games with the Dodgers, mostly as a backup third baseman.