SP,RP - FA
Glenn Sparkman, who was just placed on the 10-day IL on Thursday, was transferred to the 60-day IL with a right forearm strain.
This effectively ends the reliever's season. Across 5.0 innings, Sparkman registered a 5.40 ERA, 2.00 WHIP, and a 2:1 K/BB ratio.
The Royals placed RHP Glenn Sparkman on the 10-day injured list with a forearm strain.
Sparkman will likely be sidelined a while. He had given up three runs in five innings so far this season.
Kansas City Royals right-hander Glenn Sparkman was solid in a 4-3 loss to the Twins on Saturday. Sparkman allowed two runs over five innings while striking out four.
Sparkman finishes up a lackluster campaign with a 4-11 record, 6.02 ERA, 1.51 WHIP, and 81 strikeouts in 136 innings of work.
Kansas City Royals right-hander Glenn Sparkman allowed five runs (four earned) over four innings in a 12-5 win over the Twins on Saturday. He struck out four and walked two.
Sparkman got knocked out of the game during a four-run fifth inning. The right-hander has a 4-11 record, and 6.11 ERA through 30 appearances this year.
Kansas City Royals right-hander Glenn Sparkman allowed four runs over 4 1/3 innings in a 6-5 win over Oakland on Monday. Sparkman struck out one and walked three.
Sparkman struggled to contain the A's but his offense picked him up. He has a 4-11 record, 6.02 ERA, 1.50 WHIP, and 73 strikeouts in 127 innings of work.