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Marlins claim Jokisch, designate McGough

The Marlins optioned Eric Jokisch to Triple-A New Orleans after claiming him off waivers from the Cubs. (AP) (Morry Gash/AP)
April 14, 2016

The Marlins made a pair of roster moves Thursday, claiming left-hander Eric Jokisch from the Cubs and designating right-hander Scott McGough for assignment.Jokisch was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.Jokisch, 26, has appeared in four Major League games (one start). He is 48-41 with a 3.62 ERA in seven Minor League

The Marlins made a pair of roster moves Thursday, claiming left-hander Eric Jokisch from the Cubs and designating right-hander Scott McGough for assignment.
Jokisch was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.
Jokisch, 26, has appeared in four Major League games (one start). He is 48-41 with a 3.62 ERA in seven Minor League seasons, working mostly as a starter.
McGough, a former fifth-round pick by the Dodgers, has a 9.45 ERA in six career relief appearances.

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