The Royals re-signed pitcher Clayton Mortensen to a minor league deal, according to Baseball America. Mortensen did not pitch for the Royals this season after being acquired from the Red Sox in August, and he made only one start for their Triple-A affiliate in Omaha. In 24 relief appearances for Boston, Mortensen went 1-2 with a 5.34 ERA.
Royals relief pitcher Clayton Mortensen, acquired earlier Tuesday from Boston, has been assigned to Triple-A Omaha, the Kansas City Star reports. Mortensen pitched in 24 games with the Red Sox in the majors this year. Through 30 1/3 innings, he had a 5.34 ERA.
The Royals have acquired pitcher Clay Mortensen from the Red Sox Tuesday. Mortensen pitched in 24 games with the major-league club this year. Through 30 1/3 innings, he has a 5.34 ERA.
Red Sox reliever Clayton Mortensen cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket Wednesday. Mortensen was designated for assignment Saturday.
The Red Sox designated reliever Clayton Mortensen for assignment Saturday, as they recalled Jonathan Diaz to play third base with Will Middlebrooks in the minors and Jose Iglesias at shortstop for the injured Stephen Drew, the Boston Globe reports. Mortensen was 1-2 with a 5.34 ERA over 24 relief appearances for the Red Sox. He will have to clear waivers to remain in the organization.