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Yankees' McKinley Moore: Goes to Yankees via waivers
The Yankees claimed Moore off waivers from the Phillies on Friday, Gary Phillips of the New York Daily News reports.
Moore struggled in his brief time with the Phillies and has always had poor control, but he also boasts a 33 percent strikeout rate during his time in the minors. The 25-year-old is likely headed to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to start 2024.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' McKinley Moore: Designated for assignment
The Phillies designated Moore for assignment Wednesday.
Moore will lose his spot on Philadelphia's 40-man roster as a result of Spencer Turnbull officially signing with the club Wednesday. Moore appeared in three games for the Phillies last season, surrendering seven earned runs in 3.1 innings while striking out two batters and walking five. He found consistent success in the minor leagues, however, making it possible another team gives him a look off the waiver wire.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' McKinley Moore: Optioned to Triple-A
Moore was optioned to Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Saturday.
Moore was ineffective in his thee appearances with the Phillies, allowing seven runs over 3.1 innings with a 2:5 K:BB and 3.00 WHIP. The Phillies will announce a corresponding move before Sunday's series finale against the Reds.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' McKinley Moore: Selected to MLB roster
Moore had his contract selected by the Phillies on Tuesday.
The 24-year-old right-hander is joining the Phillies' bullpen mix ahead of Tuesday night's game at Yankee Stadium, replacing Yunior Marte. Moore will be making his MLB debut whenever he makes his first appearance for the reigning NL champs.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' McKinley Moore: Moved to Philadelphia
The Phillies acquired Moore from the White Sox on Tuesday in exchange for outfielder Adam Haseley, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
A 2019 14th-round draft pick out of Arkansas-Little Rock, Moore split time between Low-A Kannapolis and High-A Winston-Salem in 2021. Between the two affiliates, the 23-year-old righty produced a 4.20 ERA, 1.43 WHIP and 59:21 K:BB across 40.2 innings, all of which came in relief.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-6, 225 lbs
|Birthplace: Houston, TX
|Bats/Throws: R, R