Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced today the following roster moves:
- RHP Hector Noesi recalled from AAA Tacoma
- LHP Bobby LaFromboise optioned to AAA Tacoma
Noesi, 26, will be in uniform (#45) and available for today's 12:40 p.m. game vs. the Detroit Tigers.
Noesi started the year with AA Jackson, going 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA in 2 starts to earn Southern League Pitcher of the Week honors. The right-hander did not allow a run and scattered 5 hits in 11.0 innings (12 strikeouts, 3 walks). He was transferred to AAA Tacoma on Monday, but did not pitch for the Rainiers.
Noesi appeared in 22 games (18 starts) for the Mariners last season, going 2-12 with a 5.82 ERA. He was acquired from the New York Yankees with Jesus Montero in exchange for Michael Pineda and Jose Campos on Jan. 23, 2012.
LaFromboise, 26, appeared in three games for the Mariners posting a 7.71 ERA (2 ER, 2.1 IP). He made his Major League debut April 10 vs. the Astros with a scoreless 9th inning (2 strikeouts).