CLEVELAND, Ohio (WKBN) – The Cleveland Guardians have officially traded left-handed pitcher Konnor Pilkington to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
In exchange, the Guardians receive $100,000.
Pilkington was designated for assignment by the Guardians last week. He was originally acquired by Cleveland in 2021 in a trade with the White Sox for Cesar Hernandez.
He appeared in just one game for the Guardians this season, tossing 2 innings with a pair of strikeouts.
He made his Major League debut in 2022, and has pitched 60 total innings in the big leagues. He has posted a career record of 1-2 with a 3.75 ERA.