OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s reinstated right-handed pitcher Adrián Martínez from the 15-day injured list and optioned right-handed pitcher Zach Neal to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today.
Martínez was on the A’s Opening Day roster and was 0-0 with a 6.75 ERA in six relief appearances when he was placed on the 15-day injured list April 24 retroactive to April 23 with a strained right elbow. He made two rehab appearances with Las Vegas on May 9 and 12, including one start, and was 0-2 with a 10.80 ERA. Martinez allowed four runs on seven hits and two walks in 3.1 innings with the Aviators.
Neal was recalled from Las Vegas on May 11 and allowed three runs on four hits in 3.1 innings over two relief appearances with the A’s. He is 0-0 with a 5.56 ERA and .182 opponents batting average in three games, two starts, with Las Vegas.