Hanhold cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk on Monday, Rich Dubroff of BaltimoreBaseball.com reports. Hanhold was claimed by the Orioles from the Mets in mid-September but didn't wind up joining the big-league roster. He spent the majority of the year with Triple-A Syracuse, posting a 4.62 ERA.
Hanhold was designated for assignment by the Orioles on Tuesday. Hanhold was designated for assignment by the Mets in September of 2019 before being claimed by the Orioles. The right-hander will now be cast off the 40-man roster again to make room for Jose Iglesias. Hanhold posted a 4.62 ERA with a 36:21 K:BB over 48.2 innings with Triple-A Syracuse last season.
Hanhold won't join the Orioles for the final two weeks of the season, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports. Hanhold was claimed off waivers from the Mets on Monday, but the move was evidently made with next season in mind. He hasn't appeared in the big leagues at any point this season.
Hanhold was claimed off waivers by the Orioles on Monday. Hanhold has just three big-league appearances on his resume, all in 2018 with the Mets. He's spent the bulk of this season with Triple-A Syracuse, where he's recorded a 4.62 ERA and a 1.66 WHIP while striking out just 16.1 percent of opposing batters. He's unlikely to be much more than a low-leverage option in Baltimore.
The Mets designated Hanhold for assignment Saturday. Hanhold had a WHIP north of 1.60 and only 36 strikeouts in 48.2 innings at Triple-A Syracuse this season. He was swapped out for lefty Donnie Hart. Hanhold seems like a longshot to be claimed off waivers, though he did average 95.5 mph on his fastball during his time in the majors last year.
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