Dodgers activate Julio Urías

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers activated left-handed pitcher Julio Urías on from the injured list and designated right-handed pitcher Neftalí Féliz for assignment.

 

Urías, 25, returns after missing nine games with a left calf contusion. The southpaw is tied for the team lead in victories with Walker Buehler and is second in the Major Leagues with 13 and is 13-3 with a 3.29 ERA (51 ER/139.2 IP) and 149 strikeouts in 24 starts. In parts of six seasons with the Dodgers, he is combined 25-10 with a 3.23 ERA (136 ER/378.2 IP) and 381 strikeouts. He was originally signed by the Dodgers on August 17, 2012 as an international free agent out of Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico.

 

Féliz, 33, made one appearance for the Dodgers, tossing a scoreless inning on Sunday afternoon. The 2010 All-Star has spent 10 years in the Major Leagues with Texas (2009-2015), Detroit (2015), Pittsburgh (2016), Kansas City (2017), Milwaukee (2017), Philadelphia (2021) and Los Angeles (2021), going a combined 21-20 with a 3.56 ERA (155 ER/391.1 IP) and 107 saves. He appeared in 13 games for Triple-A Oklahoma City this season, going 2-1 with a 3.38 ERA and 29 strikeouts in 18.2 innings. He was signed by the Dodgers on July 5, 2021.