by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
Reds RP Ryan Mattheus says his knee is fine
Reds pitcher Ryan Mattheus said his knee checked out OK after Monday's win over the Cubs, reports the Cincinnati Enquirer. Mattheus received his first win of the season after tossing a scoreless inning of work Monday.
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
Reds activate RHP Ryan Mattheus, option RHP Pedro Villarreal
A day after claiming Ryan Mattheus off waivers, the Reds have added him to their roster and optioned fellow right-hander Pedro Villarreal to Triple-A Louisville. Mattheus has pitched in just eight major league games over the last two years, but has been effective. He has allowed just one run in 9 2/3 innings over that stretch.
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
Reds claim RHP Ryan Mattheus off waivers on Wednesday
The Reds have claimed right-hander Ryan Mattheus off waivers, the team announced Wednesday. Mattheus was designated for assignment by the Angels on Tuesday after making just one appearance this season. He is expected to be in Cincinnati in time for Thursday's game against the Giants and will likely be utilized as depth in the bullpen for manager Bryan Price.
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
Angels promote OF Marc Krauss, DFA pitcher Ryan Mattheus
The Angels announced Tuesday that they have selected the contract of Marc Krauss from Triple-A. Right-hander Ryan Mattheus was designated for assignment. Krauss, who came over from the Astros during the offseason on a waiver claim, has played 28 games for Triple-A this year, owning a .281 batting average with a pair of home runs and 17 RBI. Krauss is in the starting lineup on Tuesday, batting ninth and playing first base. Mattheus made just one appearance for the Angels this season, coming out of the bullpen on Saturday. He pitched a scoreless inning, walking one and striking out two.
by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
Angels call up P Ryan Mattheus, send down INF Efren Navarro
The Angels have selected the contract of pitcher Ryan Mattheus from Triple-A Salt Lake and, to make room, have sent down infielder Efren Navarro, the team has announced. In 11 relief appearances for Salt Lake, Mattheus went 0-1 with one save with a 2.84 ERA. Navarro hit .211 (4 for 19) with one double for the Angels this season.
by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer
Angels option Carlos Perez, Daniel Robertson to Triple-A Salt Lake
The Angels have optioned catcher Carlos Perez and outfielder Daniel Robertson to Triple-A Salt Lake, the team announced Saturday. Los Angeles traded for Robertson last November and he hit .256 with two doubles and six RBI in 43 plate appearances this spring. Perez hit .219 with two doubles and five RBI. The team also reassigned pitcher Ryan Mattheus to their minor league camp. He posted a 3.86 ERA with six strikeouts and two walks in 12 appearances this spring.
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
Angels sign pitcher Ryan Mattheus to minor-league deal
The Angels have signed reliever Ryan Mattheus to a minor-league deal. The 31-year-old Mattheus will receive an invite to spring training with the deal. After emerging as a useful member of the Nationals bullpen in 2012, Mattheus hasn't been effective in the majors. He spent most of 2013 injured or in the minors, and was relegated to Triple-A for almost all of 2014. Mattheus has posted a 3.60 ERA over 142 1/3 career innings in the majors.
by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst
Nats add four, subtract one from 40-man roster
The Nationals put pitchers A.J. Cole and Matt Grace, infielder Wilmer Difo and outfielder Brian Goodwin on their 40-man roster and outrighted reliever Ryan Mattheus, who becomes a free agent, reports CSNWashington.com.
by Al Melchior | Data Analyst
Nationals complete September callups
The Nationals called up reliever Ryan Mattheus and outfielder Michael Taylor from Triple-A Syracuse on Sunday, and according to MLB.com, the moves were the last of the team's minor league promotions for the season. Mattheus had appeared in four games with the Nationals earlier this season, throwing 5 2/3 scoreless innings. Taylor went 3 for 18 with a home run during a brief major league stint in August.
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
Nationals recall Blake Treinen, sent Ryan Mattheus down
The Nationals optioned reliever Ryan Mattheus to Triple-A Syracuse following Wednesday's game against the Reds, to make room on the active roster for Blake Treinen . Treinen will start Thursday's game against the Pirates, in Gio Gonzalez's place.