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.


This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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