LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers recalled left-handed pitcher Justin Bruihl and placed left-handed pitcher Caleb Ferguson on the paternity list.
Bruihl, 25, returns for his second stint with the Dodgers after appearing in five games in his first stint with Los Angeles. He went 0-0 with a 1.80 ERA (1 ER/5.0 IP) with four strikeouts in five games for the Dodgers. With Triple-A Oklahoma City, he was 3-0 with a 0.00 ERA (0 ER/9.0 IP) over seven appearances. In 50 games (two starts) for the Dodgers, he is 1-1 with a 3.23 ERA (17 ER/47.1 IP) and 28 strikeouts while limiting left-handed hitters to a .202 (19-for-94) batting average against with 15 strikeouts. The southpaw was originally signed as non-drafted free agent on July 15, 2017 after finishing his collegiate career at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
Ferguson, 26, has appeared in 15 games for the Dodgers, allowing two runs in 14.1 innings while striking out 14. He has limited left-handed hitters to a .136 (3-for-22) batting average while garnering a career-best 0.84 WHIP on the campaign. In his five seasons with the Dodgers, he is a combined 13-5 with a 3.24 ERA (58 ER/161.1 IP) and 191 strikeouts in 148 games (seven starts). He was originally drafted by the Dodgers in the 38th round of the 2014 First Year Player Draft out of West Jefferson High School (Oh.).