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Casey Sadler has resumed a throwing program after being shutdown after spring training.
The rest and rehab has gone well and it looks like Sadler won't need another surgery. He was sidelined all of last season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder.
The Mariners and Casey Sadler agreed to terms on a minor league deal.
Sadler missed all of last season due to a shoulder injury, but he posted a stellar 0.67 ERA across 40.1 innings the season before with Seattle.
Casey Sadler earned the hold on Thursday against Oakland, allowing one hit over two shutout innings with two strikeouts.
Sadler extended his current scoreless streak out of the Mariners bullpen to 22.2 innings. He has been a consistent and underrated part of a very strong Mariners bullpen all season. The last run he allowed was on July 25 against the Athletics.
Casey Sadler earned his third hold of the season Friday against the Angels, tossing a quick 1-2-3 seventh inning.
Sadler is boasting a 1.64 ERA so far this season, proving to be a very reliable asset in the middle innings for a Mariners bullpen that continues to be one of the best units in the league early on this year.
Casey Sadler earned his second hold of the season Wednesday against Houston, recording the final out of the sixth inning.
Sadler entered the game with a runner on second base and two outs. He surrendered an RBI single to Carlos Correa, but that run was charged to Justin Dunn.