D-backs activate Burgos, send Reed to minors

Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Arizona Diamondbacks activated pitcher Enrique Burgos from the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-handed pitcher Addison Reed to Triple-A Reno on Monday.

Burgos was suffering from right shoulder tendinitis. The right-hander appeared in three rehab games with Double-A Mobile and recorded six strikeouts in 2 2/3 scoreless innings of relief.

In 13 relief appearances prior to his injury, Burgos had 25 strikeouts over 13 2/3 innings to lead major league relievers with a 16.46 strikeouts-per-nine- innings ratio.

 

Reed, 26, was 2-2 with three saves and a 5.92 ERA in 25 relief appearances with the D-backs this season.

 

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