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Donn Roach | Relief Pitcher | #63

Team: Oakland Athletics
Age / DOB:  (26) / 12/14/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 195
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Southern Nevada CC
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 3 (0) / LAA
Contract: view contract details
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Athletics claimed RHP Donn Roach off waivers from the Tigers; assigned him to Triple-A Nashville.
Roach was designated for assignment by the Tigers this weekend after posting a 3.03 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, and 21/5 K/BB ratio in 29 2/3 innings at Triple-A Toledo. The right-hander could get a look in middle relief down the stretch for the Athletics. Sep 5 - 2:29 PM

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Tigers designated RHP Donn Roach for assignment.

The right-hander was claimed off waivers from the Mariners in early August. There's a chance he'll pass through waivers and continue to function as organizational rotation depth in the minor leagues.
Sep 3 - 2:30 PM

Tigers claimed RHP Donn Roach off waivers from the Mariners.

Roach was designated for assignment by the M's last week to open a spot for switch-pitcher Pat Venditte. The 26-year-old right-hander has a brutal 9.35 ERA in the majors over the last two seasons.
Aug 9 - 4:48 PM

Mariners designated RHP Donn Roach for assignment.

The veteran right-hander was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma on Thursday and is now booted off of the 40-man roster to make room for the newly-acquired Pat Venditte. He could pass through waivers unclaimed and continue to function as organizational bullpen depth.
Aug 6 - 2:11 PM

Mariners optioned RHP Donn Roach to Triple-A Tacoma.

Roach was called up on Monday and made just one appearance during his brief stay in the big leagues. He's looked outmatched in the majors this year with a disappointing 8.44 ERA over four contests.
Aug 4 - 6:17 PM

Mariners recalled RHP Donn Roach from Triple-A Tacoma.

He'll take Wade Miley's roster spot. Roach has allowed four runs in 3 1/3 innings in the majors this season and has a 4.21 ERA and 62/18 K/BB ratio over 104 2/3 innings at the Triple-A level.
Aug 1 - 5:54 PM

Mariners optioned RHP Donn Roach to Triple-A Tacoma.

Tom Wilhelmsen will take his spot on the active roster. Roach failed to impress in his three appearances for Seattle, logging a 10.80 ERA with two strikeouts in 3 1/3 innings. He'll probably get another shot with the M's later this year.
Jun 30 - 7:17 PM

Mariners purchased the contract of RHP Donn Roach from Triple-A Tacoma.

Roach has posted a 4.26 ERA with 5.0 K/9 and 1.6 BB/9 over 14 starts this year in Triple-A. The 26-year-old will provide some long relief help.
Jun 24 - 6:55 PM

Mariners signed RHP Donn Roach to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring trining.

Roach posted a 3.34 ERA at the Triple-A level this season but struck out only 53 over 143 innings. He'll be part of Triple-A Tacoma's rotation.
Mon, Dec 7, 2015 06:27:00 PM

Blue Jays sent RHP Donn Roach outright to Triple-A Buffalo.

Roach had been designated for assignment, but he's cleared waivers and will remain in the organization. He posted a 3.34 ERA at the Triple-A level this season but struck out only 53 over 143 innings.
Sun, Oct 4, 2015 08:38:00 AM

Blue Jays designated RHP Donn Roach for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Jonathan Diaz. It's the fourth time Roach has been designated for assignment since last winter.
Wed, Sep 30, 2015 12:05:00 PM

Blue Jays claimed RHP Donn Roach off waivers from the Reds; assigned him to Triple-A Buffalo.

Roach was designated for assignment by Cincinnati on Sunday. The 25-year-old owns a decent 3.50 ERA and 1.24 WHIP in 131 innings (22 starts) this season at the Triple-A level, but he doesn't miss many bats. It's nothing but a depth pickup for the Blue Jays organization.
Tue, Aug 25, 2015 04:44:00 PM

Reds designated RHP Donn Roach for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Collin Balester. Roach was blasted in a spot start for the Cubs earlier this season and holds a 3.50 ERA over 22 starts at the Triple-A level.
Sun, Aug 23, 2015 12:21:00 PM

Reds claimed RHP Donn Roach off waivers from the Cubs; optioned him to Triple-A Louisville.

Roach yielded four runs over 3 1/3 frames in a spot start earlier this month with the Cubs. He'll give the Reds some rotation depth in the minors.
Tue, Jul 14, 2015 10:07:00 PM

Cubs designated RHP Donn Roach for assignment.

Roach was roughed up for eight hits and four runs over just 3 1/3 innings in a spot start last week. He seems likely to clear waivers.
Fri, Jul 10, 2015 01:43:00 PM

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2Bruce Maxwell
3Matt McBride
4Josh Phegley
1B1Yonder Alonso
2Matt Olson
2B1Joe Wendle
2Tyler Ladendorf
3Eric Sogard
4Jed Lowrie
SS1Marcus Semien
2Chad Pinder
3B1Ryon Healy
2Renato Nunez
LF1Khris Davis
2Mark Canha
3Brett Eibner
CF1Jake Smolinski
2Sam Fuld
RF1Danny Valencia
2Andrew Lambo
3Arismendy Alcantara
DH1Max Muncy
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Sonny Gray
2Kendall Graveman
3Sean Manaea
4Andrew Triggs
5Ross Detwiler
6Daniel Mengden
7Raul Alcantara
8Jharel Cotton
9Chris Bassitt
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Ryan Madson
2Sean Doolittle
3John Axford
4Liam Hendriks
5Ryan Dull
6Chris Smith
7Daniel Coulombe
8J.B. Wendelken
9Zach Neal
10Dillon Overton
11Jarrod Parker
12Fernando Rodriguez