|2014 Season (CBSSports.com)||47.20||4.00||3.00||3.00||2.26||1.24||35.00||17.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|Neck - 15-day DL. Out until at least mid-August|
|vs Colorado|| 0.0||0||1|| ---||0||0||0|
|vs LHB|| 19.1||0||0|| 3.72||0||7||16|
|vs RHB|| 14.2||0||0|| 7.36||0||12||9|
|08/01/2014||Jake Peavy, SP SF|
Fernando Salas, RP LAA
Christian Colon, 2B KC
David Hernandez, RP ARI
Scott Downs, RP KC
|Nick Vincent, RP SD|
Wei-Yin Chen, SP BAL
Marco Scutaro, 2B SF
Clint Barmes, SS PIT
Tyler Chatwood, SP COL
|Last 7 Games|
|Lengthy absence leads to DL trip for Scott Downs |
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
(8/12/14) The Royals placed pitcher Scott Downs on the disabled list Tuesday with a sprained neck, the team announced. The move is retroactive to Aug. 3.
Downs suffered the injury more than a week ago, but the team tried to get him back to action without a DL trip. It is not yet clear how long he is expected to be out. Downs had a 5.29 ERA with 19 walks and 25 strikeouts in 34 innings prior to the injury.
|Scott Downs suffers first relief loss with new club |
|by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com|
(7/18/14) Royals reliever Scott Downs suffered his first loss with his new club Friday night against the Red Sox in Boston.
Downs permitted a solo home run to Jonny Gomes in the sixth inning, which proved to be the difference. He was charged with one run on one hit while striking out one over one-third of an inning in a 5-4 defeat. He owns a 6.18 ERA and a 1.55 WHIP over 27 2/3 innings of relief.
|Royals make pitching moves |
|by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com|
(7/6/14) The Royals signed lefty reliever Scott Downs, who was just released by the White Sox, and optioned reliever Casey Coleman to Triple-A Omaha. Coleman posted a 2.45 ERA in three major-league appearances covering 3 2/3 innings.
|White Sox to release Scott Downs |
|by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com|
(7/3/14) The White Sox are set to release pitcher Scott Downs, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.
Downs was designated for assignment by the club recently, and went unclaimed through waivers. The team will grant him his unconditional release. Downs posted a 6.08 ERA over 23 2/3 innings.
|Scott Downs down, Eric Surkamp up for White Sox |
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
(6/26/14) What was reported is now official: Veteran reliever Scott Downs has been designated for assignment by the White Sox. The team has recalled fellow left-hander Eric Surkamp from Triple-A Charlotte.
The 38-year-old Downs has been ineffective this season. His .6.08 ERA is the highest he has posted in any full season. Downs had never struggled with control before this year. He has 15 walks in 24 2/3 innings.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|8/20/14||@ COL||8:40 pm||Jorge De La Rosa|
|8/22/14||@ TEX||8:05 pm||Colby Lewis|
|8/23/14||@ TEX||8:05 pm||Nick Tepesch|
|8/24/14||@ TEX||3:05 pm||Miles Mikolas|
|8/25/14||NYY||7:10 pm||Michael Pineda|
|8/26/14||MIN||8:10 pm||Ricky Nolasco|
|8/27/14||MIN||8:10 pm||Phil Hughes|
= probable start