MLB

Blue Jays claim pitcher Scott Barnes off waivers

The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed left-handed pitcher Scott Barnes off waivers from the Texas Rangers and right-hander Preston Guilmet off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Also add pitcher Preston Guilmet from Pirates

The Blue Jays claimed pitcher Scott Barnes off waivers from the Rangers Tuesday. (Tony Dejak/The Associated Press)

The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed left-handed pitcher Scott Barnes off waivers from the Texas Rangers and right-hander Preston Guilmet off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Barnes was 0-1 with a 5.20 earned-run average and a save over 22 appearances with the Rangers last season.

Guilmet was 0-1 with a 5.23 ERA over 10 games with the Pirates.

The Blue Jays now have 40 players on their 40-man roster.

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