You are here

Royals make contact with up Nate Eaton, Daniel Mengden as rosters improve

Submitted by Wynns on Mon, 12/04/2023 - 17:05

The Royals comprise recalled outfielder Nate Eaton and pitcher Daniel Mengden against Triple-A Omaha as MLB rosters grow in the direction of 28 for the thirty day period of September. Mengden will commence Thursday contest in opposition to the Chicago White Sox. This will be Eaton 3rd stint with the Royals this year. The earlier 21st spherical choose out of Virginia Navy Institute consists of strike 182/. 255/. 318 with a person property operate and 2 steals inside 19 video games. He delivers some positional overall flexibility with an energy towards perform all a few outfield employment, and consists of performed some 3rd foundation inside the minors as nicely. He was hitting. 295/. 376/. 510 with 9 property operates and 11 steals inside 54 video games for Omaha the moment commencing the period within just Double-A Northwest Arkansas. Mengden was with the staff members for a couple of months within June, showing inside of 4 online games inside of aid. Inside of 4 1/3 innings pitched, he struck out 6 devoid of making it possible for a wander, and furnishing up 2 operates, one particular acquired. The 29-12 months-previous immediately-hander is a 6-yr MLB veteran, taking in pitched within just 60 game titles, mainly as a rookie, for the Oakland Sports. General he incorporates 307 MLB innings with a 4 60 Technology. He does not overlook a great number of bats with a fastball that sits within just the minimal 90s, however he is made up of a deep arsenal of pitches that involves a fastball, cutter, distinction up, and curve. The White Sox much too termed up 2 gamers inside of anticipation of this afternoon recreation, bringing up outfielder Adam Haseley and straight-passed pitcher Matt Foster.