The Dodgers are inserting second baseman Gavin Lux on the 10-day injured record with proper wrist soreness, retroactive to April 16, Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times and Juan Toribio of MLB.com have been amongst these to move alongside. Infielder Sheldon Neuse is being recalled to take his place on the energetic roster. Moreover, right-hander Brusdar Graterol is being activated from the injured record, with fellow reliever Alex Vesia optioned out in a corresponding transfer.
Lux is having challenge swinging a bat, supervisor Dave Roberts informed reporters (including Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register), however the Dodgers don’t consider he’ll be in for prolonged absence. Roberts famous he expects Lux to be in place to return when first eligible for activation on April 26. The Dodgers will flip to Neuse, who was acquired from the Athletics over the offseason, this afternoon to make his group debut.
Like Neuse, Graterol is in place to play for the primary time this season. The fireballing reliever was delayed in camp however returns to the bullpen a pair weeks into the common season. He tossed 23.1 innings of three.09 ERA/3.70 SIERA ball final season.
To clear 40-man roster area for Graterol’s activation, the Dodgers positioned right-hander Ashton Goudeau on waivers, the place he was claimed by the Rockies. Goudeau really broke into the majors with Colorado final season, tossing 8.1 innings over 4 video games. He’s since bounced between a handful of groups on waivers, going from the Rockies to the Pirates to the Orioles to the Giants earlier than touchdown in Los Angeles. Now, he’ll head again to the Rockies in hopes of sticking on a roster. To clear 40-man roster area for Goudeau, Colorado transferred utilityman Chris Owings (thumb) to the 60-day injured record.