04/27/2012 4:14 PM EST
A's Outright RHP Rich Thompson to Triple-A Sacramento
The Oakland A’s announced today that right-handed pitcher Rich Thompson has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento.
Thompson was designated for assignment Wednesday after appearing in one game for the A’s. He tossed 0.2 scoreless innings against Chicago April 23 and has a 12.00 ERA in three relief appearances overall. Thompson was claimed off waivers from Los Angeles (AL) a week ago today.
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