Athletics put Reddick on DL; designate Neshek
The Oakland Athletics placed right fielder Josh Reddick on the
15-day disabled list on Monday with a sprained right wrist.
He injured the wrist on Sunday and was hitting .213 with 10
homers and 46 RBIs in 97 games.
Oakland selected first baseman Daric Barton from Triple-A
Sacramento to take Reddick’s place on the roster. Brandon Moss will
start in right field in Monday night’s game against the Detroit
Tigers and Barton will start at first base.
The Athletics also designated right-handed relief pitcher Pat
Neshek for assignment on Monday. He was 2-1 with a 3.58 ERA in 41
Right-handed pitcher Evan Scribner was recalled from Sacramento
to take Neshek’s roster spot.