On a day that could have included the announcement of a new manager, ends with the announcement that the team will say goodbye to four of their 40 via waivers.
ZACH PUTNAM was picked up by the Cubs, GUILLERMO MOSCOSO went to the Royals and JOSH ROENICKE & THOMAS FIELD both go to the Twins.
Roenicke, in 63 relief appearances, posted a 3.25 ERA with 5.5 K/9, 4.4 BB/9 and a 50.2% ground ball rate. Field only played two games with the team, but he put up a .246/.315/.400 line with Sky Sox. Moscoso posted a 6.12 ERA with 8.5 K/9 and 3.4 BB/9. Putnam also only played a couple with the team, posting a 4.15 ERA with 7.3 K/9 and 4.0 BB/9 in 60 2/3 innings with the Sky Sox.
In other news the team announced that they have outrighted right-hander Carlos Torres. They also picked up the contract of right-hander Josh Sullivan and reinstated Todd Helton, Juan Nicasio, and Christian Friedrich from the 60-day DL.