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Blue Jays' Matt Peacock: Outrighted to minors
The Blue Jays outrighted Peacock to Triple-A Buffalo on Thursday.
Peacock will remain in the organization after going unclaimed off waivers following the Blue Jays' decision to designate him for assignment last week. The right-hander has yet to debut for Toronto since being claimed off waivers from Kansas City in July.... See More ... See Less
Blue Jays' Matt Peacock: Gets DFA'd
The Blue Jays designated Peacock for assignment Tuesday.
Peacock will cede his 40-man roster spot to outfielder Jackie Bradley, whom the Blue Jays signed to a one-year contract. If Peacock isn't scooped up off waivers by another organization, he'll stick around at Triple-A Buffalo. Peacock gave up three earned runs in 6.2 innings over six appearances for Buffalo since being claimed off waivers from the Royals in early July.... See More ... See Less
Blue Jays' Matt Peacock: Heading to Triple-A
Peacock was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Thursday, Mitch Bannon of SI.com reports.
Peacock didn't make any appearances during his one-day stint in the big-league bullpen, and he'll head back to the minors in order to clear space for Anthony Bass and Zach Pop on the active roster. Peacock has posted a 5.40 ERA and 1.60 WHIP in 10 innings over nine relief appearances between the Diamondbacks and Royals this year.... See More ... See Less
Blue Jays' Matt Peacock: Up with big club
The Blue Jays recalled Peacock from Triple-A Buffalo ahead of Wednesday's game against the Rays, Kaitlyn McGrath of The Athletic reports.
Toronto placed starting pitcher Ross Stripling (glute) on the 15-day injured list in a corresponding move, but the team will presumably look to trade-deadline pickup Mitch White to fill Stripling's spot in the rotation when it comes up Thursday in Minnesota. Peacock, meanwhile, is in line to serve as a long-relief option out of the bullpen for the duration of his stay with the big club. Over 10 innings in the major this season with the Royals and Diamondbacks, Peacock has given up six earned runs on 12 hits and four walks.... See More ... See Less
Blue Jays' Matt Peacock: Sent to Triple-A
The Blue Jays optioned Peacock to Triple-A Buffalo after claiming him off waivers from the Royals on Wednesday, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Peacock had been a member of Kansas City's big-league bullpen prior to being dropped from its 40-man roster and subsequently exposed to waivers. Toronto doesn't have a spot available in its bullpen for Peacock at the moment, so the 28-year-old will report to Buffalo and look to impress enough to earn a call-up at a later time.... See More ... See Less
Blue Jays' Matt Peacock: Claimed by Blue Jays
The Blue Jays claimed Peacock off waivers from the Royals on Wednesday, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.
Peacock will join his third organization of the season after he began the year with the Diamondbacks before being dealt to the Royals in late April. Between the two clubs, he turned in a 5.40 ERA and 1.60 WHIP with six strikeouts over 10 innings. Peacock has two minor-league options remaining, so the Blue Jays will most likely stash him at Triple-A Buffalo until the big club has a need for an extra bullpen arm.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Designated for assignment
Peacock was designated for assignment by the Royals on Friday.
The Royals claimed Ryan Weiss off waivers from the Diamondbacks, and Peacock was the 40-man roster casualty. Peacock allowed four runs on six hits over two innings in his most recent stint in the big leagues.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Back in big leagues
The Royals recalled Peacock from Triple-A Omaha on Sunday.
Peacock and Jackson Kowar were promoted from Omaha to provide reinforcement to the Kansas City bullpen after Foster Griffin was optioned to Triple-A and Josh Staumont (neck) was placed on the 15-day injured list in corresponding moves. The 28-year-old Peacock has previously made seven appearances in the majors with Kansas City and Arizona this season, logging a 2.25 ERA and 1.25 WHIP over eight innings.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Sent down Monday
Peacock was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Monday.
Peacock made five relief appearances for the Royals over the last month and allowed three hits and two walks while striking out four in 5.1 scoreless innings. In spite of his strong performance, he'll head back to the minors after Cam Gallagher (hamstring) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Monday.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Activated Friday
Peacock was activated from the COVID-19 injured list Friday.
He gave up two runs (one earned) on three hits and a walk with zero strikeouts in one inning during a brief rehab assignment. Peacock has a 3.18 ERA, 1.59 WHIP and five strikeouts in 5.2 innings this season.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Starts rehab assignment
Peacock (illness) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas on Tuesday.
Peacock has been on the COVID-19 injured list for the last two weeks. Given the relatively short absence, he may require just one or two rehab innings before he's cleared to return.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Will begin rehab assignment soon
Peacock (illness) will go on a rehab assignment before being activated from the COVID-19 injured list, Lynn Worthy of The Kansas City Star reports.
Peacock was one of three Royals relievers to enter the virus protocol. The right-hander will likely be sidelined for a few more days before he's able to return, though Worthy notes he was in the clubhouse Tuesday, indicating he's over his bout with the virus.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Lands on injured list
Peacock was placed on the COVID-19 injured list Monday.
Although Peacock was officially placed on the injured list without an injury designation, that usually means that a player is on the COVID-19 IL. It's not clear whether the right-hander has tested positive for the virus, but he'll need to isolate from the team. However, he'll be eligible to return as soon as he clears the league's health and safety protocols.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Rejoins big-league club
Peacock was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Friday.
Peacock was called up for a one-day stint with the Royals earlier this season but didn't take the mound, and he'll now rejoin the big club. Kansas City acquired him in April after he was designated for assignment by Arizona.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Heads to minors
Peacock was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Sunday.
Peacock was called up by the Royals on Saturday after being traded from Arizona to Kansas City recently, but he failed to appear in any games during his two days on the major-league roster. The right-hander will head to Omaha since the Royals need to trim their active roster to 26 players by Monday.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Recalled by Kansas City
Peacock was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Saturday.
The right-hander was traded from the Diamondbacks to the Royals on Sunday, and he'll join the major-league bullpen after Jake Brentz (elbow) was placed on the 10-day injured list Saturday. Peacock made two relief appearances for Arizona this year, and he posted a 6.75 ERA and 1.88 WHIP in 2.2 innings.... See More ... See Less
Royals' Matt Peacock: Traded to Royals
Peacock was traded from the Diamondbacks to the Royals on Sunday in exchange for cash considerations.
Peacock allowed two runs in 2.2 innings in his first two major-league appearances of the season before being designated for assignment by Arizona on Thursday. The right-hander will now land a spot on the Royals' 40-man roster, and he'll likely report to Triple-A Omaha after Domingo Tapia was designated for assignment Sunday.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Matt Peacock: Designated for assignment
Peacock was designated for assignment by the Diamondbacks on Thursday.
Peacock was optioned to Triple-A Reno on Tuesday, and he'll now lose his spot on the 40-man roster after infielder Matt Davidson's contract was selected Thursday. Peacock allowed two runs in 2.2 innings in his two relief appearances in the majors early in the year, and he'll likely remain in the organization if he goes unclaimed on waivers.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Matt Peacock: Sent to Triple-A
Peacock was optioned to Triple-A Reno after Game 1 of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Nationals.
Peacock was promoted over the weekend and made two appearances during his short time with the team, including during Tuesday's matinee. He'll remain with the Diamondbacks on the taxi squad but has lost his spot on the active roster. Edwin Uceta was recalled in a corresponding move.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Matt Peacock: Called up from taxi squad
The Diamondbacks recalled Peacock from their taxi squad ahead of Sunday's game against the Mets.
Peacock was summoned from Triple-A Reno for the Diamondbacks' trip to New York in case he was needed as an extra relief arm. With Caleb Smith working three innings out of the bullpen in Friday's 10-3 loss and not available for Sunday's series finale with the Mets, Peacock will move up to the 28-man active roster as a replacement for the lefty, who was optioned to Reno. Expect Peacock's opportunities to mostly be limited to long-relief or low-leverage situations while he's with the big club.... See More ... See Less
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