Mariners Recall & Activate RHP Drew Storen from 15-day DL

Storen tossed 1.0 scoreless inning in 1 rehab appearance with AAA Tacoma.

422

SEATTLE, Wash. – Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto announced today that the club has recalled right-handed pitcher Drew Storen from his rehab assignment with AAA Tacoma and activated him from the 15-day disabled list.

 

Storen (#45) will be in uniform and available for today’s (1:10 pm PT) game vs. the Angels.

 

Storen, 28, struck out 1 in 1.0 scoreless inning in 1 rehab appearance with AAA Tacoma. He was originally placed on the 15-day disabled list on Aug. 22 with right shoulder inflammation. Prior to being placed on the disabled list, Storen was 2-0 with a 4.35 ERA (5 ER, 10.1 IP) with 6 strikeouts in 10 appearances with the Mariners. Storen has held opponents scoreless in 8 of his last 9 outings (7/31 – c) and has limited opponents to 1 run or fewer in each of his last 9 games. The 6-foot-1, 196-pound right-hander was acquired from Toronto in exchange for right-handed pitcher Joaquin Benoit on July 26. Overall this season, Storen is 3-3 with 3 saves and a 5.77 ERA (28 ER, 43.2 IP) with 38 strikeouts in 48 combined relief appearances with Toronto and Seattle.

 

In seven Major League seasons with Washington (2010-15), Toronto (2016) and Seattle, Storen is 24-16 with a 3.34 ERA (140 ER, 377.2 IP) with 359 strikeouts in 403 career games. He was drafted by Washington in the first round (10th overall) of the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft out of Stanford University.

Your sports. Your teams. The ISN Daily Digest.

Sign up to the ISN Daily Digest and sit back while we pick the previous day’s best headlines and speed them straight to your inbox every morning.
Email address
First Name*
We abide by all applicable emailing laws including 100% CAN-SPAM/CASL/US CAN-SPAM Act compliance. No spam!