Padres left-handed relievers Caleb Thielbar and Chris Rearick both cleared waivers and have been outrighted, per U-T San Diego. Thielbar has been sent to Triple-A El Paso while Rearick is headed to Double-A San Antonio.
The Padres claimed former Twins relief pitcher Caleb Thielbar on waivers Saturday, according to MLB.com. Thielbar was designated for assignment by the Twins on July 31. He had a 5.40 ERA with five strikeouts in five innings this season.
The Twins designated relief pitcher Caleb Thielbar for assignment on Friday, according to 1500ESPN.com. Thielbar had a 5.40 ERA with five strikeouts in five innings of relief this season.
The Twins activated pitchers Ricky Nolasco and Brian Duensing from the disabled list Friday, the team announced. Nolasco was pitching in Class A for his rehab assignment because of right elbow inflammation, while Duensing missed the last 14 games with a right intercostal strain. In order to have Nolasco and Duensing on the 25-roster, the team sent pitchers Tommy Milone and Caleb Thielbar to its Triple-A affiliate.
Twins pitcher Caleb Thielbar had a rough eighth inning during Monday night's 7-1 loss to the Royals. Thielbar entered the game in the eighth and allowed three earned runs in two-thirds of an inning's worth of work. After giving up a double from Mike Moustakas, Thielbar allowed an RBI single to Kendrys Morales. Thielbar allowed a single from Salvador Perez and recorded an out before being taken out for Tim Stauffer. Stauffer then promptly gave up a triple to Paulo Orlando, which scored Morales and Perez. Those two runs were considered earned for Thielbar. This was Thielbar's third appearance for the Twins this season. Thielbar now holds an ERA of 16.20.