Barraclough cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento on Friday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports. Barraclough was designated for assignment by the Giants on Thursday but will remain with the organization after going unclaimed on waivers. The 29-year-old has endured a season to forget in the majors with a 6.66 ERA, 1.75 WHIP and 30:12 K:BB over 25.2 innings.
Barraclough was designated for assignment by the Giants on Thursday, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports. The Giants are trying to pass Barraclough through waivers less than a week after claiming him from the Nationals. The right-hander has struggled at the big-league level this season, posting a 6.66 ERA, 1.75 WHIP and 30:12 K:BB in 25.2 innings. This move frees up a 40-man spot for Fernando Abad.
Barraclough was claimed off waivers by the Giants on Friday. Barraclough was designated for assignment by the Nationals earlier in the week and will now make his way to the west coast. The 29-year-old had a 6.66 ERA and 30:12 K:BB over 25.2 innings with Washington and will report to Triple-A Sacramento for his new club.
Barraclough was designated for assignment by Washington on Tuesday, Jamal Collier of MLB.com reports. Barraclough was booted off the 40-man roster to make room for Asdrubal Cabrera, who was signed by the Nationals on Monday. Barraclough will now be subjected to waivers after posting a 6.66 ERA with 30 strikeouts over 25.2 innings in the big leagues this season.
Barraclough was optioned to Double-A Harrisburg on Saturday. Barraclough entered Friday's game to face Justin Turner with two outs in the eighth inning with the score tied. After falling behind in the count, the 29-year old surrendered a three-run homer before getting Cody Bellinger to pop out. The righty reliever only faced two batters in his lone appearance since returning from a forearm injury that landed him on the injured list in June. He now owns a career-worst 6.66 ERA and 1.75 WHIP in his first year in Washington. Adrian Sanchez was called up in a corresponding move.