Mantiply cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday. Mantiply was designated for assignment earlier this week, but he'll remain with the Yankees after going unclaimed on waivers. The 28-year-old was acquired from the Reds last week and had a 3.72 ERA, 1.00 WHIP and 26:3 K:BB over 29 innings at Triple-A prior to having his contract selected.
Mantiply was designated for assignment by the Yankees on Tuesday. Mantiply was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre following Monday's doubleheader, and he's since lost his spot on the 40-man roster. He'll head to waivers after surrendering three runs while fanning two over three innings this season in the majors.
Mantiply (1-0) picked up the win after surrendering three runs on three hits and two walks while striking out two over three innings in Game 2 of Monday's doubleheader against Baltimore. He was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre after Game 2. Mantiply didn't appear to have his best stuff, but he kept his team in the game and was ultimately rewarded with the win. The Yankees have yet to announce a corresponding move, but they'll likely add a few fresh arms to the bullpen following a twin bill.
Mantiply's contract was purchased from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Sunday. He was traded from the Reds to the Yankees on Friday in exchange for cash and will quickly move up to join the big-league bullpen. Mantiply reached the majors briefly with the Tigers in 2016. He logged a 3.72 ERA, 1.00 WHIP and 26 strikeouts in 29 innings at Triple-A Louisville prior to the trade.
Mantiply was acquired by the Yankees from the Reds for cash considerations Friday. Mantiply missed the 2018 season due to Tommy John surgery and debuted for Triple-A Louisville in mid-June. The 28-year-old has a 3.72 ERA, 1.00 WHIP and 26:3 K:BB at Triple-A over 29 innings, and he'll remain at that level with his new organization.