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Dominic Leone | Relief Pitcher | #51

Team: Toronto Blue Jays
Age / DOB:  (25) / 10/26/1991
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 195
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Clemson
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 16 (0) / SEA
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Blue Jays activated RHP Dominic Leone from the bereavement list.
Leone was gone for a few days following the death of his grandfather. To make room for him, the Jays designated left-hander J.P. Howell for assignment. Aug 16 - 5:05 PM

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Blue Jays placed RHP Dominic Leone on the bereavement list.

Leone has been excused from the club following the death of his grandfather. Matt Dermody is filling his spot in the Blue Jays' bullpen.
Aug 13 - 11:01 AM

Blue Jays recalled RHP Dominic Leone from Triple-A Buffalo.

Leone has posted a 4.01 ERA and 25/10 K/BB ratio over 24 2/3 innings this season. He'll work in middle relief.
Jul 17 - 4:25 PM

Blue Jays optioned RHP Dominic Leone to Triple-A Buffalo.

The move clears a spot for J.A. Happ's return from the disabled list. Leone, 25, has posted a 4.01 ERA and 25/10 K/BB ratio over 24 2/3 innings this season. Look for him to return to Toronto's bullpen soon.
May 30 - 3:19 PM

Blue Jays recalled RHP Dominic Leone from Triple-A Buffalo.

Leone was just optioned Saturday, but he's back to replace J.P. Howell (shoulder) on the roster and in the bullpen. He'll work in middle relief.
Apr 9 - 11:36 AM

Blue Jays optioned RHP Dominic Leone to Triple-A Buffalo.

His roster spot will be absorbed by right-hander Casey Lawrence. The Blue Jays needed a fresh arm after starter Francisco Liriano lasted only 1/3 of an inning in Friday's loss to Tampa Bay. Leone threw 44 pitches in that game.
Apr 8 - 5:20 PM

Blue Jays recalled RHP Dominic Leone from Triple-A Buffalo.

Leone was sent down last week, but he returns with Roberto Osuna (back) going on the disabled list. He'll work in middle relief.
Apr 2 - 12:12 PM

Blue Jays optioned RHP Dominic Leone and C Juan Graterol to Triple-A Buffalo.

Leone had been competing with Mike Bolsinger, Ryan Tepera and Aaron Loup for a spot in the Opening Day bullpen. The Jays figure to whittle down that competition further within the next few days. Leone, 25, landed with the Blue Jays after being claimed off waivers from the Diamondbacks in November. With a career ERA of 4.07 across 108 1/3 innings pitched, he could potentially earn a call to the big league club as needed during the season.
Mar 29 - 5:35 PM

Blue Jays claimed RHP Dominic Leone off waivers from the Diamondbacks.

Leone, 25, owns a career 4.07 ERA with nearly a strikeout per inning over parts of three big league seasons. The Blue Jays hope he can help out in middle relief.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 05:18:00 PM

Diamondbacks recalled RHP Dominic Leone from Triple-A Reno.

Leone will give the Diamondbacks some additional right-handed bullpen depth for the stretch run. He has an ugly 7.52 ERA in 20 appearances this season with Arizona.
Tue, Sep 6, 2016 06:07:00 PM

Diamondbacks optioned RHP Dominic Leone to Triple-A Reno.

The Diamondbacks wanted to bring up some fresh arms after Wednesday's 11-inning marathon against the Braves. Leone carries an unsightly 7.52 ERA across 20 relief outings this year. He'll be back in September.
Thu, Aug 25, 2016 07:18:00 PM

Diamondbacks recalled RHP Dominic Leone from Triple-A Reno.

Leone saw three innings of action with the Diamondbacks earlier this season. The 24-year-old right-hander allowed four runs in that space. He figures to serve as a low-leverage relief option now that he has returned to the Arizona desert.
Wed, Jul 6, 2016 07:08:00 PM

Diamondbacks optioned RHP Dominic Leone to Triple-A Reno.

Leone has allowed four runs over three relief innings in the majors this season. He'll return to a 2.16 ERA at Reno.
Sun, May 29, 2016 12:21:00 PM

Diamondbacks recalled RHP Dominic Leone from Triple-A Reno.

Leone has been knocked around in two major league appearances this season but holds a 2.16 ERA at Reno. He'll work in middle relief.
Fri, May 27, 2016 05:44:00 PM

Diamondbacks optioned RHP Dominic Leone to Triple-A Reno.

Leone allowed three runs in 1 2/3 innings of relief during his short stay at the major league level. Arizona will make a corresponding roster move Thursday ahead of its series finale against the visiting Cardinals.
Thu, Apr 28, 2016 08:23:00 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Russell Martin
2Miguel Montero
3Luke Maile
4Rafael Lopez
1B1Justin Smoak
2B1Devon Travis
2Darwin Barney
3Rob Refsnyder
SS1Troy Tulowitzki
2Ryan Goins
3B1Josh Donaldson
LF1Steve Pearce
2Nori Aoki
3Ezequiel Carrera
CF1Kevin Pillar
2Dalton Pompey
RF1Jose Bautista
DH1Kendrys Morales
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Marco Estrada
2Aaron Sanchez
3Marcus Stroman
4J.A. Happ
5Cesar Valdez
6Nick Tepesch
7Chris Rowley
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Roberto Osuna
2Ryan Tepera
3Aaron Loup
4Dominic Leone
5Danny Barnes
6Matt Dermody
7Bo Schultz
8T.J. House
9Tim Mayza