Blue Jays claim Matt West off waivers from Rangers
Right-hander pitched 4 innings over 3 games with Texas last season
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed right-handed pitcher Matt West off waivers from the Texas Rangers.
West pitched four innings over three games (no decisions) with Texas last season, posting a 6.75 earned-run average with three strikeouts and a walk.
In the minor leagues, he had a 2-0 record, 0.68 ERA and three saves in four opportunities over eight appearances with double-A Frisco, and a 3-3 record and 4.15 ERA over 33 games (one start) with triple-A Round Rock.
The Blue Jays designated right-hander Cory Burns for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster.
The <a href="https://twitter.com/BlueJays">@BlueJays</a> claim RHP Matt West off waivers from the Rangers and designate RHP Cory Burns for assignment to make room on 40-man roster—@BlueJays