Jays Pick Up Pair Of Pitchers In Pair Of Trades

(TORONTO, ON) – The Toronto Blue Jays acquired RHP Mike Bolsinger from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for RHP Jesse Chavez and cash considerations. Toronto also picked up RHP Scott Feldman from the Houston Astros in exchange for RHP Gaudalupe Chavez.

Feldman, 33, has appeared in 26 games for the Astros this season, including five starts, posting a 5-3 record with a 2.90 ERA. Since his move to the bullpen at the end of April, the Kailua, HI, native has recorded a 2.41 ERA over 37.1 innings.

In his 12th Major League season, Feldman is 69-76 with a 4.35 in 307 games (183 starts) for Texas, Chicago Cubs, Baltimore, and Houston.

Bolsinger, 28, has made six starts for the Dodgers, posting a 1-4 record with a 6.83 ERA. In 13 games (two starts) with Oklahoma (PCL) the Chicago, Illinois native is 2-1 with a 3.41 ERA over 29 innings.

The 6-1, 215 lb. right-hander was 6-6 with a 3.62 ERA over 21 starts in 2015 and owns a career mark of 8-16 with a 4.61 ERA in 37 games (36 starts).


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