The Boston Pink Sox positioned left-hander Chris Sale at the 10-day disabled checklist because of shoulder irritation, the group introduced Saturday.
Aug 12, 2018; Baltimore, MD, USA; Boston Pink Sox pitcher Chris Sale (41) throws a pitch in the second one inning towards the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Obligatory Credit score: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports activities
The transfer was once retroactive to Wednesday. Boston recalled right-hander Brandon Workman from Triple-A Pawtucket in a corresponding transfer.
Sale simply got here off the DL because of shoulder soreness to begin towards the Baltimore Orioles final Sunday. He posted 12 strikeouts and allowed one hit over 5 innings in a Four-1 win. General, the 29-year-old Sale is 12-Four with an American League-leading 1.97 ERA. He has struck out 219 in 146 innings.
The 30-year-old Workman is 2-Zero with a 2.59 ERA in 26 reduction appearances for Boston this season.
—The Washington Nationals positioned right-hander Jeremy Hellickson at the 10-day DL with a sprained correct wrist, the group introduced. The transfer is retroactive to Thursday.
Hellickson, Five-Three with a three.57 ERA in 18 begins this season, injured the wrist whilst masking house plate in Wednesday’s loss to the St. Louis Cardinals. He underwent an MRI examination on Friday that pinpointed the wear.
Washington recalled right-handers Jimmy Cordero (7.71 ERA in two appearances) and Jefry Rodriguez (1-1 with a Five.84 ERA in six appearances) from Triple-A Syracuse and optioned right-hander Trevor Gott (Zero-2 with a Five.68 ERA in 20 appearances) to the similar associate.
Rodriguez began Saturday night time’s sport vs. the Miami Marlins.
—The San Francisco Giants activated reliever Hunter Strickland from the 60-day DL.
The 29-year-old right-hander suffered a damaged pinkie finger when he punched a door after blowing a save towards Miami on June 18.
Strickland is Three-Three with a 2.84 ERA and 13 saves in 34 video games this season. For his profession, the five-year veteran is 14-12 with a 2.67 ERA and 18 saves in 238 video games, all with the Giants.
Veteran infielder Pablo Sandoval, additionally out with a strained correct hamstring, was once moved to the 60-day DL to make room at the 40-man roster. Sandoval is batting .248 with 9 homers and 40 RBIs in 92 video games.
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