Buchter collected his 18th hold, striking out one in a clean sixth inning Friday against the Indians.

With the team's bullpen in disarray, the left-hander seems to have garnered the trust of manager Ned Yost. Buchter hasn't allowed a run in eight of his last nine appearances, and Friday marked his second hold in as many nights. He hasn't received much high-leverage work since being acquired from San Diego, but Yost might changing that moving forward.

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