The Athletics announced Tuesday that theyâ€™ve selected the contract of catcher Nick Hundley. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, fellow catcher Chris Herrmann was placed on the 60-day injured list. Beyond those moves, the Aâ€™s placed outfielder Nick Martini and righty Jharel Cotton on the 10-day IL. Hundleyâ€™s selection makes official what hasâ€¦ (více...)
Athletics placed C Chris Herrmann on the 60-day injured list
(VČERA 20. 3. 2019, 01:35:11, rotoworld)
Athletics placed C Chris Herrmann on the 60-day injured list with a right knee injury.
Herrmann underwent arthroscopic knee surgery earlier this month and will miss at least the first two months of the 2019 regular season. Nick Hundley and Josh Phegley figure to handle catching duties in Oakland until top prospect Sean Murphy is ready.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) - When spring training opened, one of Oakland's biggest questions was its catching situation following the departure of Jonathan Lucroy. The Athletics had Josh Phegley on the roster and signed Chris Herrmann to a one-year deal in December. It's a good thing they added Nick Hundley, too. ... (více...)
Chris Herrmann will indeed undergo surgery on his right knee.It's
It's only expected to be an arthroscopic procedure, but Herrmann can be ruled out for Opening Day and probably much of April. Josh Phegley and Nick Hundley will likely share time behind the plate for the Athletics until top prospect Sean Murphy is ready to arrive from Triple-A.