KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Royals pitcher Carlos Hernandez is heading to Omaha in a series of roster moves for the team.
Right-handed pitcher Ronald Bolaños was placed on the injured list, and Adalberto Mondesi (who is recovering from a torn ACL) was placed on the 60-day injured list as well.
Right-handed pitcher Matt Peacock has been recalled from the Royals’ AAA affiliate, the Omaha Storm Chasers, and left-handed pitcher Foster Griffin has been selected from Omaha as well.
Fans have been critical of Hernandez’s start this season. In seven starts, he’s 0-3 with a 9.10 ERA in 29.2 innings pitched.
Royals brass are hoping to get a pitching boost going into this next series against the Minnesota Twins.