Posted at 10:24 AM on April 3, 2006
by David Zingler
In a somewhat unexpected move, Oakland sent Bobby Kielty to Triple A on Sunday to clear room for a 12th pitcher. He is expected to be re-called this month.
Dustan Mohr meanwhile, accepted his assignment to Pawtucket because of his desire to stay in Bostonís organization.
The news was better for veteran lefty Terry Mulholland, who was added to the Diamondbacks major league roster yesterday. 2006 will be the 43-year-oldís 20th big league season.
Luis Rivas' attempt to crack the Devil Rays roster ended when he broke a knuckle on his right index finger last week. He is expected to miss a month. Knowing Rivas, expect it to be longer.
The Washington Nationals have taken on the unenviable task of finding a position for former DH Matthew LeCroy. Right now, heís listed as a first baseman.
Rochester native Michael Restovich's bid to make the Cubs roster was unsuccessful as he will begin the season at Triple A Iowa.
Wow, that really does show you that we've been playing with a AAA club all these years. That and the fact that somehow Guzman is still in the big leagues... oh wait that's right, it's his "leadership".