Rockies reinstate Miguel Castro from 15-day DL, option him to AAA Albuquerque

DENVER - The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have reinstated right-handed pitcher Miguel Castro from the 15-day disabled list (right shoulder inflammation) and optioned the reliever to Triple-A Albuquerque.

Castro, 21, was placed on the 15-day disabled list April 22 with right shoulder inflammation … in six appearances with the Rockies this season the right-hander has allowed one run in six innings pitched (1.50 ERA) with two hits, two walks and eight strikeouts … he was acquired by the Rockies via trade from Toronto along with RHP Jeff Hoffman, SS Jose Reyes and RHP Jesus Tinoco, for RHP LaTroy Hawkins and SS Troy Tulowitzki, July 28, 2015 … made his Major League debut for the Blue Jays April 6, 2015, and is 0-3 with a 4.94 ERA (23.2 IP, 13 ER), 12 walks and 26 strikeouts in 24 Major League appearances between Toronto and Colorado.

The Rockies currently have a full 40-man roster.