Rockies reinstate reliever Harrison Musgrave off bereavement list, option Sam Howard to Triple-A

The Denver Post

The Rockies made yet another roster move ahead of Wednesday's game in Philadelphia, reinstating reliever Harrison Musgrave off the bereavement list while also optioning Sam Howard to Triple-A Albuquerque. Musgrave, who was in his native West Virginia following the passing of his grandfather, has a 2.65 ERA in 17.0 innings this season and figures to play a key role in shoring up the Colorado relievers upon his return. “He'll add to our pen,” manager Bud Black said. “In less than 20 innings, he's shown enough to warrant a spot on the big-league roster right now, and maybe get some innings that have a little meat on them.” Black also noted the coaching staff has been impressed with the rookie southpaw's

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