Saucedo promoted to Dunedin

By Jesse Goldberg-Strassler / Lansing Lugnuts | June 22, 2017 3:47 PM

LANSING, Mich. - In conjunction with the Toronto Blue Jays, the Lansing Lugnuts announced Thursday that pitcher Tayler Saucedo has been promoted to A-Advanced Dunedin, catcher Andres Sotillo was reinstated from the 7-day Disabled List, and pitcher Jared Carkuff was received from Short-Season A Vancouver.

View the Lugnuts' official roster with 24 active players with four players on the Disabled List and one player on the Temporarily Inactive List.

Saucedo, 24, was 3-2 with a 4.50 ERA in 17 games (three starts) spanning 40 innings, with 37 strikeouts and 16 walks. This will be the left-hander's A-Advanced debut.

Carkuff, 23, makes his Lugnuts debut after previously pitching for both Dunedin (1-2, 5.14, 21 innings) and Vancouver (0-0, 0.00, 2 innings) this season. The right-hander was drafted in 2016 in the 35th round out of Austin Peay.

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