Boshers was recalled from Triple-A Rochester. Boshers was sent to Triple-A on July 4 and threw 4.1 scoreless innings for Rochester. He'll pitch in middle relief and may shuttle between Triple-A and the majors in the second half.
Boshers was optioned to Triple-A Rochester on Monday, Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Since he was recalled in late May, Boshers has recorded more than a strikeout per inning (14 K in 13 IP). However, he's also only made four appearances in the last 13 games. In anticipation of activating Trevor May (back) from the disabled list Tuesday, Boshers will find himself back in the minors.
Boshers was called up from Triple-A Rochester on Wednesday, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports. Boshers was called up due to closer Glen Perkins (shoulder) experiencing a setback in his recovery and being placed on the 60-day disabled list. Boshers has an 1.42 ERA and 1.00 WHIP in 19 innings pitched at the Triple-A level in 2016. He is used as a late reliever and sometimes a closer. He has two saves this season.
Boshers signed a minor league contract with the Twins Tuesday, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports. Boshers signed a minor league contract with the Rockies last December, but was released soon after spring training begun. His last pitching appearance was in 2014, where he pitched between the Angels' Double-A and Triple-A affiliates, posting a combined 3.28 ERA with 1.11 K/9. He'll likely serve as organizational depth for the Twins organization.
The Rockies have released pitcher Buddy Boshers . Boshers signed a minor-league deal this offseason and made just one appearance in major-league camp, tossing a scoreless inning. He was re-assigned to minor-league camp last weekend before being released Thursday.