The Boston Red Sox added bullpen depth Friday. The Red Sox announced they claimed right-handed reliever Roman Mendez off waivers from the Texas Rangers. To make room for Mendez on the 40-man roster, the Red Sox moved closer Koji Uehara to the 60-day disabled list. The Red Sox are familiar with the 25-year-old pitcher. Mendez was signed by the Red Sox as an amateur free agent in...
If you are a relief pitcher with a pulse, the Red Sox may just claim you. The latest example of this axiom is Roman Mendez—claimed by Boston off waivers from the Texas Rangers. The 25-year old was originally Red Sox property and was traded to the Rangers to get Jarrod Saltalamacchia back in 2010. In 42 MLB appearances, Mendez has an 0-2 mark with a 3.02 ERA. It looks like the...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- The Texas Rangers have designated left-hander Ross Detwiler for assignment and recalled reliever Roman Mendez from Triple-A Round Rock. Detwiler started the season in the rotation after an offseason trade with Washington for two Texas prospects. The 29-year-old went 0-5 with a 6.95 ERA in seven starts and was sent to the bullpen after a stint on the disabled...
HOUSTON (AP) The Texas Rangers have recalled right-hander Spencer Patton from Round Rock and optioned right-hander Roman Mendez to that Triple-A team. Patton made his major league debut with the Rangers last season, going 1-0 while allowing only one earned run in 9 1-3 innings. In eight appearances at Round Rock this season, Patton has the same 0.96 ERA, allowing one earned run...
Via Associated Press
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