The Red Sox have claimed proper-hander Robert Stock off waivers from the Phillies, as for every a crew press release. Philadelphia made Stock for assignment previously this week.
Stock signifies the newest new arm in Boston’s corporation, as the Sox have also additional the likes of Zack Godley, Dylan Covey, and Stephen Gonsalves in latest times in an endeavor to shore up a pitching staff thinned by injuries, COVID-linked absences (i.e. Eduardo Rodriguez) and choose-outs (Collin McHugh). The Purple Sox have optioned Inventory to their slight league instruction site, although it isn’t hard to picture him getting a connect with to the MLB roster at some issue, as the Sox go on to figure out their best bullpen mix.
The difficult-throwing Inventory has a 4.11 Period over 50 1/3 occupation innings, all as a reliever, and all with the Padres from 2018-19. After submitting a 2.50 Period in 39 2/3 frames in 2018, Stock struggled to a 10.13 Period about 10 2/3 innings final period as his stroll amount and homer fee the two ballooned, and he also strike the injured list with a biceps pressure in September.
Inventory was a next-round select for the Cardinals in the 2009 draft, nevertheless he pitched for a few various companies (as perfectly as stints in Mexico and impartial baseball) in advance of eventually achieving the Demonstrate in 2018. The 30-yr-previous has a 3.74 Era, 1.54 K/BB price, and 8.5 K/9 about 327 profession minimal league innings, operating as a reliever in 210 of his 217 appearances.
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