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D-backs reinstate Mathis from Paternity Leave List; option Shipley to Triple-A

The Arizona Diamondbacks reinstated C Jeff Mathis from the Paternity Leave List and optioned RHP Braden Shipley to Triple-A Reno.
June 13, 2018

PHOENIX - The Arizona Diamondbacks reinstated C Jeff Mathis (@JMathSix) from the Paternity Leave List and optioned RHP Braden Shipley to Triple-A Reno.Mathis, 35, welcomed his second child on June 10. He has appeared in 23 games for the D-backs. His 3.17 catchers ERA is fifth in the NL (min.

PHOENIX - The Arizona Diamondbacks reinstated C Jeff Mathis (@JMathSix) from the Paternity Leave List and optioned RHP Braden Shipley to Triple-A Reno.
Mathis, 35, welcomed his second child on June 10. He has appeared in 23 games for the D-backs. His 3.17 catchers ERA is fifth in the NL (min. 165.0 innings). He has reached base via hit/walk/error in 8 straight games since May 21 (.167, 3-for-18; 6 walks). Overall, he is hitting .190 (11-for-58) with 1 double, 1 triple, 4 RBI and 12 walks.
Shipley, 26, has made 2 relief appearances for the D-backs, tossing 3.0 scoreless, hitless innings with 1 strikeout (0 walks).