Mariners to call up RHP Blake Beavan to start
The Seattle Mariners will recall right-hander Blake Beavan from
Triple-A Tacoma to start Sunday’s series finale against San
The Mariners announced their plans on Saturday, but will wait on
making Beavan’s call-up – and the corresponding roster move –
official until Sunday.
Beavan is 5-3 with a 4.46 ERA in 16 starts for the Rainiers this
season. He’ll be taking the spot in Seattle’s rotation of Erik
Bedard, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday
with a sprained left knee.
Beavan will be making his major league debut. He was acquired by
Seattle as part of the deal that sent Cliff Lee to Texas last