Globe iconLogin iconRecap iconSearch iconTickets icon

news

MLB News

Yankees acquire RHP Matt Frawley

Today the Yankees acquired minor league RHP Matt Frawley to complete the April 17, 2017, trade of RHP Johnny Barbato to Pittsburgh for a player to be named later or cash considerations. Frawley will report to Single-A Charleston.

Originally drafted by Pittsburgh in the 17th round of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft after his junior season at Purdue University, Frawley, 21, was 3-1 with three saves and a 1.62 ERA (33.1IP, 21H, 7R/6ER, 4BB, 32K, 1HR, .184 opp. BA) in 19 relief appearances this season with the Single-A West Virginia Power.

Today the Yankees acquired minor league RHP Matt Frawley to complete the April 17, 2017, trade of RHP Johnny Barbato to Pittsburgh for a player to be named later or cash considerations. Frawley will report to Single-A Charleston.

Originally drafted by Pittsburgh in the 17th round of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft after his junior season at Purdue University, Frawley, 21, was 3-1 with three saves and a 1.62 ERA (33.1IP, 21H, 7R/6ER, 4BB, 32K, 1HR, .184 opp. BA) in 19 relief appearances this season with the Single-A West Virginia Power.

Over his two career minor league seasons (2016-17), Frawley is 6-2 with a 2.66 ERA and four saves (64.1IP, 47H, 21R/19ER, 14BB, 67K, 3HR, .204 opp. BA) in 37 relief appearances.

New York Yankees