Was a non-roster invitee with the A’s during Spring Training after being selected in the Rule 5 draft and compiled a 6.00 ERA in three relief appearances before he was returned to Toronto March 15…spent the entire regular season with Triple-A Buffalo and was 3-3 with three saves and a 2.22 ERA in 39 games, including one start...Allowed a .180 opponents batting average but walked a career-high 25 batters for a .290 on-base percentage...Struck out 73 batters in 44.2 innings, an average of 14.71 strikeouts per nine innings…had 69 strikeouts in relief, which ranked eighth among Triple-A East relievers...His opponents batting average included a mark of .159 (17-for-107) with a .549 OPS against right-handed hitters compared to .222 (12-for-54) with a .741 OPS against left-handers...Yielded a .229 batting average with the base empty compared to .128 with runners on…opponents hit .130 with runners in scoring position, including 0-for-6 with a walk with the bases loaded...Converted all three of his save opportunities…allowed 1-of-7 (14.3%) inherited runners to score…first batters faced were 7-for-35 (.200) with three walks and 21 strikeouts...Did not allow a run in the eighth (10.1 ip) or ninth (2.0 ip) innings...Allowed a .114 batting average with two strikes...Held the opponents number five hitter to a .045 batting average and the six hitter to a mark of .095...Did not allow an earned run in nine appearances on one day of rest (9.1 ip)…had a 6.30 ERA in nine outings on two days rest and a 1.48 ERA when pitching on three days rest or more.…did not pitch on consecutive days...Compiled a 0.44 ERA and .130 opponents batting average in 18 outings on the road, a 3.75 ERA and .217 opponents average in 21 games at home...Tossed at least one inning in 35 of his 39 appearances…logged a season high 2.0 innings five times...Made eight relief appearances for Licey in the Dominican Winter League following the season and compiled a 5.63 ERA.
Made his Major League debut with San Francisco after the Giants selected him in the 2019 Rule 5 Draft from the Blue Jays organization…posted a 6.75 ERA and .200 opponents batting average in two relief appearances before he was designated for assignment July 30…was returned to Toronto Aug. 2 and did not pitch the remainder of the season…made his debut on Opening Day at Los Angeles (NL) on July 23 (0.1 ip, 1 h, 1 r, 1 er, 3 bb, 1 so)…entered the game in the seventh inning with a runner on second, two outs and the Giants trailing 4-1…allowed the inherited runner to score plus one of his own…struck out Mookie Betts to end the inning for his first strikeout…prior to that, had never pitched above Double-A…also pitched on July 28 against San Diego and retired the side in order in the ninth inning…played for Licey in the Dominican Winter League following the season and was 1-1 with a 3.00 ERA and .182 opponents batting average in 10 relief appearances… struck out 15 in 9.0 innings but walked six.
Had a breakout 2019 campaign while splitting the year between Class-A Advanced Dunedin and Double-A New Hampshire in the Blue Jays farm system... Posted a 1.87 ERA with 46 strikeouts in 33.2 innings following a mid-June promotion to Double-A... The Giants selected him in the Major League phase of the Rule 5 draft from Toronto.
Spent the entire season at Single-A Lansing and was 6-2 with a career-high 13 saves and a 3.84 ERA in 38 relief appearances…also had career highs in innings pitched (63.1), hits (58), runs (30), earned runs (27), walks (24) and home runs (10)…struck out 80, an average of 11.37. per nine innings…finished second in the Toronto farm system and fifth in the Midwest League in saves…was named to the ML Midseason All-Star team…had a .237 opponents batting average, which broke down to .200 against left-handed hitters compared to .256 against right-handers… yielded a .197 average with runners in scoring position…tossed at least one inning in 36 of his 38 appearances, including two or more 18 times…logged a season-high 3.0 innings six times… allowed 10 of his 30 runs in the first two games of the season…had a 2.69 ERA over his final 36 games beginning April 17…posted a 1.59 ERA and .179 opponents batting average in eight relief appearances in May…pitched for the East team in the ML All-Star Game on June 19 (0.1 ip, 1 so)… struck out a season-high seven batters in 3.0 scoreless innings on July 27 at South Bend…did not allow a run over five outings from Aug. 12 to 27 (10.0 ip)…logged a 0.69 ERA, a .186 opponents average and five saves in seven games in August…was placed on the disabled list Sept. 5 with right elbow capsulitis and missed the remainder of the season…made one appearance for Licey in the Dominican Winter League postseason (1.0 ip).
Began the season in extended spring training but joined Short Season Vancouver when its season started in June…spent most of the season with the Canadians where he went 2-3 with a 6.30 ERA in six games, including three starts…also had a one-game stint with the Blue Jays affiliate in the Gulf Coast League on Aug. 21 (1.0 ip, 1 h, 2 r, 1 er, 1 so)…combined for a 5.49 ERA overall…struck out 24 and walked just four in 19.2 innings…allowed a .184 opponents batting average, which broke down to .115 against left-handed hitters compared to .220 against righthanders…opponents were 1-for-19 (.053) with two walks (.143 on-base percentage) when leading off an inning…struck out a career-high nine batters June 25 against Spokane…did not allow a run in one postseason appearance (0.2 ip, 1 h, 1 so).