Leroux was dealt to the Blue Jays on Sunday, Zach Links of MLBTradeRumors.com reports. The 31-year-old will likely function as Triple-A depth for the Blue Jays, who don't appear to have designs of adding him to the 40-man roster at present. Leroux spent most of 2015 with Triple-A Lehigh Valley in the Phillies organization, compiling a 2.82 ERA and 1.09 WHIP over 60.2 innings.
The Phillies sent Leroux to minor league camp on Monday, Jim Salisbury of CSN Philadelphia reports. Leroux had a 9.00 ERA and a 10:4 K:BB ratio in six innings of work this spring. He'll give the Phillies some relief depth at Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
The Phillies re-signed Leroux to a minor league contract, Baseball America reports. The Phillies picked up Leroux from the Rockies last season to give them additional pitching depth. It is unclear if he was given an invitation to spring training with his new contract.
The Phillies have traded for pitcher Chris Leroux from the Brewers in exchange for cash considerations, according to Baseball Essential. Leroux has a 1-3 record with an 8.15 ERA in seven appearances for Triple-A Colorado Springs this season. Leroux made two appearances in the majors with the Yankees in 2014, posting a 22.50 ERA in two innings of work. He will report to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Yankees pitcher Chris Leroux has been sent to Triple-A. The Yankees designated Leroux for assignment a few days ago. The team opted to send him down to the minors. Leroux has a 22.50 ERA over two innings.
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