For Immediate Release

Saturday, June 10, 2017

MARINERS RECALL RHP EMILIO PAGAN FROM AAA TACOMA
Right-Handed Pitcher Tyler Cloyd Optioned to AAA.
SEATTLE, Wash. – Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto
announced today that the Mariners have recalled right-handed pitcher Emilio Pagan from AAA Tacoma. To make room on
the Major League, 25-man, roster right-handed pitcher Tyler Cloyd has been optioned to AAA Tacoma.
Pagan (#54) will be in uniform and available for tonight’s (7:10 p.m. PT) game vs. the Toronto Blue Jays at Safeco Field.
Pagan, 26, is in his third stint with Seattle this season (also: May 22-24 & May 2-6). He tossed 4.0 shutout innings in relief
May 23 vs. the Nationals, allowing just 1 hit while striking out 4. During his first stint with Seattle (May 2-6), he went 0-1 with
a 16.88 ERA (5 ER, 2.2 IP) with 2 strikeouts and 1 walk in 2 relief appearances. He was 1-1 with 2 saves and a 3.38 ERA
(9 ER, 24.0 IP) with 27 strikeouts in 15 relief appearances with AAA Tacoma. In parts of 5 minor league seasons in the
Mariners organization, Pagan has compiled a record of 12-16 with 48 saves and a 2.52 ERA (70 ER, 249.2 IP) with 296
strikeouts in 160 career appearances, all in relief. He made 2 scoreless relief appearances with Team Puerto Rico in the
World Baseball Classic this spring, tossing a scoreless frame against Team Venezuela on March 18 and blanking Team
USA in the 9th inning of the Championship Game on March 22. The native of Greenville, SC, was originally selected by the
Mariners in the 10th round of the 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft out of Belmont Abbey College (Belmont, NC).
Cloyd, 30, made one appearance with the Mariners after being selected from Tacoma on June 2: he was the winning pitcher
in last night’s 4-2 victory over the Jays after tossing 1.0 shutout inning. Cloyd was 1-0 with a 1.10 ERA (2 ER, 16.1 IP) with
14 strikeouts in 4 starts with AAA Tacoma after having his contract purchased from the independent Atlantic League. He
signed a minor league contract with Seattle on May 12 and was assigned to Tacoma. With the Somerset Patriots, he opened
the season going 0-0 with a 1.50 ERA (2 ER, 12.0 IP) in three starts in the Atlantic League. In 2016, he opened the season
with AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in the New York-AL organization where he was 1-1 with a 1.37 ERA (3 ER, 19.2 IP) in 4
games including 3 starts before being placed on the 7-day minor league disabled list on April 25 with a right elbow injury
that required Tommy John surgery.
In parts of 2 Major League seasons with Philadelphia (2012-13), was 4-9, 5.98 ERA (62 ER, 93.1 IP) with 71 strikeouts in
19 games, 17 starts. In 9 minor league seasons with Philadelphia (2008-13), Cleveland (2014), New York-AL (2016) and
Seattle (2017), he has combined to go 65-40 with a 3.48 ERA (366 ER, 947.2 IP) with 751 strikeouts in 189 games including
144 starts. He spent the 2015 season with the Samsung Lions of the Korean Baseball Organization. He was selected by
Philadelphia in the 18th round of the 2008 MLB First-Year Player Draft out of the Univ. of Nebraska, Omaha (2006-07) where
he was a two-time All-North Central Conference honoree and was twice named NCC Most Valuable Pitcher.
PAGAN’s PLAYING RECORD
YEAR CLUB W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR HB BB SO WP BK
2013 Pulaski 1-0 0.00 15 0 0 0 12 20.1 9 0 0 0 1 5 27 1 0
Everett 0-1 4.50 5 0 0 0 0 6.0 8 4 3 1 0 1 8 1 0
2014 Clinton 2-3 2.89 42 0 0 0 16 56.0 43 19 18 4 4 14 62 1 0
2015 Bakersfield 3-8 2.53 42 0 0 0 8 78.1 63 29 22 5 5 27 88 4 2
2016 Jackson 4-1 1.17 18 0 0 0 9 30.2 19 4 4 1 1 11 45 3 0
Tacoma 1-2 3.67 23 0 0 0 1 34.1 28 14 14 6 0 18 39 0 0
2017 Tacoma 1-1 3.38 15 0 0 0 2 24.0 16 9 9 0 2 7 27 0 0
SEATTLE 0-1 6.75 3 0 0 0 0 6.2 5 5 5 1 0 1 6 0 0
Minor Lg Totals 12-16 2.52 160 0 0 0 48 249.2 186 79 70 17 13 83 296 10 2
ML Totals 0-1 6.75 3 0 0 0 0 6.2 5 5 5 1 0 1 6 0 0

CLOYD’s PLAYING RECORD
YEAR CLUB W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR HB BB SO WP BK
2008 GCL Phillies 2-0 0.00 2 1 0 0 0 11.0 5 0 0 0 1 1 11 0 0
Williamsport 5-4 4.57 12 12 0 0 0 65.0 76 35 33 8 3 21 58 2 1
2009 Lakewood 7-3 3.05 14 14 1 0 0 88.2 90 32 30 3 2 19 77 1 0
Clearwater 5-6 4.11 13 12 0 0 0 76.2 83 43 35 4 6 23 39 1 0
2010 Clearwater 4-3 5.32 35 4 0 0 0 69.1 85 45 41 8 2 16 67 5 0
Reading 1-1 4.00 2 1 0 0 0 9.0 5 4 4 3 0 1 6 0 0
2011 Clearwater 3-1 2.75 13 5 0 0 0 39.1 31 12 12 3 1 7 39 2 0
Reading 6-3 2.78 18 17 0 0 0 106.2 101 35 33 7 7 15 99 2 0
2012 Lehigh Valley 12-1 2.35 22 22 1 1 0 142.0 105 39 37 14 4 38 93 1 0
Reading 3-0 1.80 4 4 0 0 0 25.0 22 5 5 1 1 3 20 0 0
PHILADELPHIA 2-2 4.91 6 6 0 0 0 33.0 33 18 18 8 2 7 30 0 0
2013 Lehigh Valley 5-9 4.71 19 19 2 0 0 112.2 125 70 59 21 1 26 93 1 1
PHILADELPHIA 2-7 6.56 13 11 0 0 0 60.1 83 45 44 7 1 25 41 3 0
2014 Columbus 10-8 3.90 27 26 3 2 0 166.1 181 78 72 26 5 31 118 2 1
2015 Samsung (KBO) 11-11 5.19 28 28 0 0 0 159.2 190 103 92 24 12 38 123 3 1
2016 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 1-1 1.37 4 3 0 0 0 19.2 13 7 3 1 0 10 17 2 0
2017 Somerset (IND) 0-0 1.50 3 3 0 0 0 12.0 8 2 2 0 0 3 16 0 0
Tacoma 1-0 1.10 4 4 0 0 0 16.1 10 3 2 0 0 0 14 0 0
SEATTLE 1-0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Minor Lg Totals 65-40 3.48 189 144 7 3 0 947.2 932 408 366 99 33 211 751 19 3
ML Totals 5-9 5.92 20 17 0 0 0 94.1 118 63 62 15 3 32 72 3 0

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