Rockies reinstate left-handed pitcher Tyler Anderson from the 60-day disabled list
The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have reinstated left-handed pitcher Tyler Anderson from the 60-day disabled list and have recalled right-handed pitcher Jairo Díaz from Triple-A Albuquerque and placed him on the 60-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.
- Anderson, 27, has gone 3-5 with a 6.11 ERA (63.1 IP, 43 ER), 23 walks and 63 strikeouts in 13 appearances, 12 starts with the Rockies this season … he made his last appearance on June 25 in a start at Dodger Stadium before being removed in the third inning with left knee inflammation … was placed on the 10-day disabled list the following day and transferred to the 60-day disabled list on July 26 … made three rehab appearances with Albuquerque starting on Aug. 27 and went 0-2 with a 6.14 ERA (7.1 IP, 5 ER), three walks and seven strikeouts … since making his Major League debut in 2016, Anderson has posted a record of 8-11 with a 4.46 ERA (177.2 IP, 88 ER), 51 walks and 162 strikeouts in 32 appearances, 31 starts.
- Díaz, 26, went 0-0 with a 9.00 ERA (5.0 IP, 5 ER), five walks and two strikeouts in four appearances across two stints with Colorado this season … in 22 Minor League appearances this season between High-A Lancaster and Albuquerque, went 0-1 with a 5.40 ERA (20.0 IP, 12 ER), seven walks and 20 strikeouts … in 30 career appearances across parts of three seasons with Los Angeles-AL (2014) and Colorado (2015-17), has gone 0-1 with a 3.64 ERA (29.2 IP, 12 ER), 14 walks and 28 strikeouts … was acquired by Colorado from the Angels in exchange for Josh Rutledge on Dec. 10, 2014.
The Rockies have a full 40-man roster.