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|2015 Season (CBSSports.com)||41.20||3.00||3.00||0.00||2.81||1.32||44.00||23.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs LHB|| 8.2||0||0|| 2.08||0||3||5|
|vs RHB|| 8.1||0||0|| 2.16||0||4||7|
|Last 10 Games|
Cubs call up Donn Roach, send down Yoervis Medina
|by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com|
|(6/27/15) The Cubs recalled Donn Roach from Triple-A Iowa to pitch in Saturday's game.
Roach has started one previous MLB game, in 2014. He was 7-1, 2.29 at Iowa this season.
To make room, the team optioned Yoervis Medina to Triple-A. Medina had five scoreless inning pitched in three games with the Cubs this season.
Cubs recall Yoervis Medina, send Zac Rosscup to DL
|by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com|
|(6/17/15) The Cubs placed reliever Zac Rosscup on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday due to left shoulder inflammation. To take his spot on the roster, reliever Yoervis Medina was recalled from Triple-A Iowa.
Cubs trade Welington Castillo to Mariners for Yoervis Medina
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
|(5/19/15) The Cubs have traded catcher Welington Castillo to the Mariners in exchange for pitcher Yoervis Medina, the team announced on Tuesday.
Castillo has served as the Cubs' No. 3 catcher this season, hitting .163/.234/.349 with two home runs and five RBI in 43 at-bats. The trade leaves the Cubs with Miguel Montero and David Ross behind the plate.
"He has the ability to hit, and he's got power," general manager Jack Zduriencik said, per MLB.com. "He has a very good throwing arm and is a good [pitch] blocker. He has a nice skill set. There are those that debate whether he could have been a starting catcher at this level. I think we're getting someone with ability, and we'll see how he fits in with our club."
Castillo will join the Mariners, where No. 1 catcher Mike Zunino has hit .179/.241/.358 with five home runs and 11 RBI in 106 at-bats. Backup Jesus Sucre is just 1 for 15 in six games.
"I don't think anybody is comfortable with having enough pitching," Zduriencik said, per MLB.com. "But catching at the major-league level is a very challenging position. It's difficult to get through the season with one or two catchers. We've been fortunate to have a healthy Mike Zunino, but a couple years ago, he was out six weeks with a broken hamate. It's a position on the field where if you can add depth, it's in your best interest to do it."
Medina, who will report to Triple-A Iowa, has made 12 appearances in his third season in the majors, posting a 3.00 ERA and 9:7 K:BB ratio in 12 innings. He struck out more than one batter per inning in each of the last two seasons while posting ERAs under 3.00 in each.
Mariners send pitchers Yoervis Medina, Tyler Olson to Triple-A
|by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer|
|(5/3/15) The Mariners have optioned pitchers Yoervis Medina and Tyler Olson to Triple-A Tacoma and will announce their corresponding moves on Monday, per MyNorthwest.com.|
Medina has made 12 appearances out of the bullpen this season, going 1-0 with a 3.00 ERA, while Olson has appeared in 11 games, posting a 1-1 record and a 5.40 ERA.
Mariners pitcher Yoervis Medina earns save in win Sunday
|by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com|
|(4/12/15) Mariners pitcher Yoervis Medina worked one perfect inning Sunday in the 10th inning, leading to his first save of the season in Seattle's 8-7 win over the Athletics.
Medina came on in the 10th for Fernando Rodney, who blew the save in the ninth but finished with a win. Rodney gave up four runs on four hits with two walks in his inning of work.
Medina needed just 12 pitches to wrap up the game in the 10th, including one strikeout.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|7/2/15||@ NYM||1:10 pm||Jacob deGrom|
|7/3/15||MIA||2:20 pm||Tom Koehler|
|7/4/15||MIA||7:15 pm||Jarred Cosart|
|7/5/15||MIA||2:20 pm||Mat Latos|
|7/6/15||STL||8:05 pm||John Lackey|
|7/7/15||STL||1:20 pm||Jaime Garcia|
|7/7/15||STL||8:05 pm||John Lackey|
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