The Diamondbacks chosen reliever Chris Devenski onto the most important league roster shortly earlier than tonight’s sport in opposition to the Giants. Keynan Middleton was positioned on the 15-day injured record with a proper ankle pressure. Arizona already had a emptiness on the 40-man roster.
If he will get right into a sport, it’ll be the primary huge league motion of the 12 months for the right-hander. Devesnki has spent a lot of the season on the minor league injured record recovering from a Tommy John process he underwent final June, however he’s returned these days to make six appearances for Triple-A Reno. He’s allowed six runs in 7 1/3 frames, largely due to a trio of longballs surrendered, however he’s punched out 9 in opposition to simply two walks.
Devenski made eight appearances with the Snakes earlier than struggling the elbow harm. Earlier than final season, the Cal State Fullerton product had spent his whole MLB profession with the Astros. He debuted as a wonderful multi-inning weapon, working 189 innings of two.38 ERA ball by means of his first two seasons. The previous few years have been a battle, nevertheless, as he has a 5.09 mark throughout 127 1/3 frames going again to the beginning of the 2018 marketing campaign.