D-backs Option Escobar to Triple-A Reno

The Arizona Diamondbacks have optioned LHP Edwin Escobar to Triple-A Reno, as announced by D-backs Sr. Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart. A corresponding roster move will be made on Tuesday.

Escobar, 24, has made 3 appearances for the D-backs this season. In 11 starts for the Aces, he is 5-2 with a 5.08 ERA (32 ER in 56.2 IP). He was claimed off waivers from the Boston Red Sox on April 29.