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Rockies' Jeff Criswell: Reassigned to MiLB camp
Criswell was reassigned to minor-league camp by the Rockies on Monday.
Criswell was acquired by Colorado in December in the trade that shipped minor-league hurler Chad Smith to Oakland. The 23-year-old posted a 4.03 ERA over 24 appearances (21 starts) in the minors, and will likely pitch in the upper levels for the Rockies in his first year with the organization.... See More ... See Less
Rockies' Jeff Criswell: Sent to Colorado
Criswell was acquired by the Rockies from the Athletics on Tuesday in exchange for minor-league pitcher Chad Smith.
Criswell began the 2022 campaign at the Low-A level but made his way to Triple-A by the end of the season. The 23-year-old had a 4.03 ERA across 24 appearances (21 starts) in total last season and could make his big-league debut at some point in 2023.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Jeff Criswell: Thriving at High-A Lansing
Criswell, who recorded a career-high 11 strikeouts over 5.1 innings against Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, sports a 3.38 ERA, 1.02 WHIP and 10.9 K/9 across nine starts at High-A Lansing this season.
The 23-year-old right-hander's strikeout tally versus the Kernels was a career best, and Criswell has shown a solid degree of progress overall compared to his initial five-start stint with the Lugnuts in 2021. However, Ethan Sands of MLB.com reports Criswell's control still has plenty of room for improvement; even in Tuesday's stellar performance he issued three walks and hit two batters, and he's handed out at least one free pass in all but one start.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Jeff Criswell: Returns from injured list
Criswell (undisclosed) was activated from the 7-day injured list by High-A Lansing on Friday, Melissa Lockard of The Athletic reports.
Criswell has been sidelined for the past three-plus months by the unspecified injury, but he was activated Friday and is expected to pitch Sunday for the Lugnuts. The 2020 second-round pick made only one start in May before going down with the injury.... See More ... See Less
Athletics' Jeff Criswell: Out with undisclosed injury
Criswell has not pitched since May 8 due to an undisclosed injury.
Per Mark Chiarelli of Baseball America, Criswell is rehabbing in Arizona but is without a timetable to return. The two scoreless innings he logged in his first start of the year for High-A Lansing are the only professional innings on the 22-year-old righty's ledger. He was Oakland's second-round pick in 2020.... See More ... See Less
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