McClain cleared waivers and was outrighted to Lehigh Valley, Meghan Montemurro of The Athletic reports.
He was designated for assignment but will remain in the organization to provide bullpen depth going forward. McClain logged a 5.06 ERA and 2.25 WHIP in 5.1 innings this season.
McClain was designated for assignment Monday.
He has a 5.06 ERA and 2.25 WHIP in 5.1 innings this season. McClain will likely pass through waivers and remain in the organization as bullpen depth.
McClain (shoulder) was activated from the 10-day injured list prior to Thursday's doubleheader against the Blue Jays.
He has not pitched since the first series of the season due to the shoulder issue, but fortunately it was not a season ender. McClain should work in low-leverage spots going forward.
McClain was placed on the 10-day injured list Thursday with right shoulder impingement, Meghan Montemurro of The Athletic reports.
McClain spent the past several days on the paternity list, but he'll be sidelined longer due to a shoulder issue. The transaction is retroactive to Aug. 3, so the right-hander will be eligible to return as early as Aug. 14, when the team begins a series against the Mets. However, the severity of the injury is unclear, and the team hasn't announced when McClain could return. He had made just two relief appearances in low-leverage situations for Philadelphia to begin the season.
McClain was placed on the paternity list Monday, Meghan Montemurro of The Athletic reports.
McClain appeared in two low-leverage situations for the Phillies over the start of the season, allowing one run on two hits and one walk while striking out zero over two innings. He'll now be unavailable for several days as he prepares for the birth of his child. Right-hander Enyel De Los Santos was recalled from the alternate training site to take his place.
McClain was recalled from Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Thursday and will be a part of the Phillies' Opening Day roster.
McClain was claimed off waivers from the Mariners back in January. He failed to impress in his 21-inning debut for Seattle last season, struggling to a 6.00 ERA and an 11:13 K:BB, but he'll get another chance this year, presumably in a low-leverage relief role.
McClain was optioned to Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Thursday, Matt Breen of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
McClain, who was claimed off waivers in January, was never a favorite to break camp with the Phillies. In his first taste of big-league action with the Mariners last season, the righty posted a 6.00 ERA and 11:13 K:BB in 21 innings.
McClain was claimed off waivers by the Phillies on Friday.
McClain did very little in his first taste of big-league action with the Mariners last season, posting a 6.00 ERA and an 11:13 K:BB in 21 innings of work. He won't be a favorite to break camp with the Phillies this season.
McClain was designated for assignment by the Mariners on Friday, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
McClain threw 21 innings in his big-league debut last season but failed to impress. He finished with a 6.00 ERA and an 11:13 K:BB. Nick Margevicius was claimed off waivers from the Padres in a corresponding move.
McClain will open Friday's game at Houston, Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reports.
McClain has a 3.86 ERA, 1.29 WHIP and 9:7 K:BB through 14 innings and will be tabbed for his second start of the season. Tommy Milone is scheduled to work as Friday's primary pitcher.
McClain (0-1) allowed a run on a hit and two walks in one-third of an inning, taking the loss versus the Blue Jays on Saturday.
McClain entered with one on and one out, but he allowed the inherited runner to score and then gave up another run on a Rowdy Tellez double. The 26-year-old has a 4.50 ERA and 1.40 WHIP across six appearances since he was called up from Triple-A Tacoma on Aug. 2.
McClain will serve as the opener for Saturday's game against the Blue Jays, Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reports.
McClain has logged six innings out of the bullpen since his contract was selected from Triple-A Tacoma on Aug. 2, and he'll now have an opportunity to open a game for the first time. The right-hander owns a 4.50 ERA and 1.00 WHIP during his brief tenure with the Mariners after making stops at all three levels directly below the majors this season.
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