Allen gets another shot with D-backs
The Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled power-hitting first
baseman Brandon Allen and added three others as September
Infielder Tony Abreu and right-hander Carlos Rosa also were
recalled from Triple-A Reno on Wednesday, and right-hander Leo
Rosales was reinstated from the 60-day disabled list.
Allen had 25 homers and 86 RBIs in 107 games with the Aces,
hitting .261. He hit .202 with 40 strikeouts in 32 games late last
season with Arizona.
Abreu hit .237 in 60 games for Arizona this season before being
optioned on Aug. 4.
Rosa pitched 15 games for the Diamondbacks, going 0-3 with a
Rosales was 2-0 with an 8.10 ERA in nine games before going on
the DL April 28 with a stress fracture in his right foot.