3:22 PM: Manager Terry Francona told reporters the team believes Pressac suffered a fracture on his last start. Jake Lamb (twitter link via MLB.com’s Mandy Bell).
This is the second time in his career that Pressac has suffered an injury in frustration. He “aggressively” ripped his shirt and fractured his right thumb after a poor play against the Twins last May. Pressac was reprimanded by the team in 2020 after violating the club’s Covid-19 protocols, expressing his frustration in a since-deleted Instagram video.
2:54 pm: The team announced that Pressac had fractured the fifth metacarpal (pinkie) of his right hand.
2:47 pm: Guardian Arranged Right Handed Zac Pressac When Aaron Sibert The injured list includes Pressac with a broken right hand and Cybert with inflammation of the forearm.right handed Cody MorrisFresh off the 60-day injured list with his roster expanded to 28 players yesterday, he made his major league debut and will start tonight in place of Pressac.Cleveland recall right-handed player Xabion Curry and left handed Kirk McCarty From Triple-A Columbus, they earn Pressac and Cybert’s spots on their active roster.
Pressac, 27, ranks fourth in the Guardians in starts (23) innings pitched (127). He had a 4.39 ERA, 18.1% strikeout, 6.8% walk, and 40.7% ground ball percentage. His ERA proxy values, such as FIP (4.50) and his SIERA (4.40), are broadly in line with ratings for his work so far in 2022. That’s not in line with the form Pressac has shown in his first season, posting his 3.32 ERA in his first two seasons. A big 29 starter in his league, he’s cemented himself as a viable rotation option in Cleveland over the past few seasons.
Sivare, also 27, is on the injured list for the third time this season. He missed time with a hip injury and a sprained right wrist, the first forearm-related problem of the season. I’m showing Since returning from a wrist injury in late June, he has stole the ball in his ninth inning, posting a 3.68 ERA, taking his one-quarter just over his quarters against opponents and a steady 6.1%. I put out a walk with a clip.
An ill-timed pair of injuries for the Guardians.There’s no “good” time to put 40% of the rotation on the injured list.Within one game of the AL Central lead. White, meanwhile, has his Sox on a winning streak, cutting his own deficit to a manageable four games. At this point, AL Central is the only division in Major League Baseball, with three teams legally competing for the division’s championship.
With two vacancies in the rotation, the Guardians can rely on Morris and Curry as replacements in the short term. could have been in. He joined his 40-man roster in November after posting a dominant 1.62 ERA in his league 61 innings last year and he recorded his K/BB ratio of 93-20-20. Chosen. For the 2021-22 season, Morris has his 52 innings of Triple-A balls under his belt, during which he posted a staggering 40.6% strikeout rate against a walk rate of 8.9% and a strikeout rate of 1.90. Recorded ERA.
Meanwhile, Curry made his MLB debut earlier this season, allowing three runs in a five-inning spot start against the away Tigers. The 24-year-old ranks between his No. 10 Cleveland prospect and his No. 20 prospect in various ratings of the system. He’s hit pretty hard in two Triple-A starts since being brought back to the minors, but his overall numbers between Double-A and Triple-A this season are solid: 4.00 ERA, 25.9% strikeout rate, 8.3% walk rate in 108. inning.