ARLINGTON, Texas — Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik today that right-handed pitcher Stephen Pryor has returned from his rehabilitation assignment at AAA Tacoma. He was re-instated from the 15-day disabled list, and optioned to AAA Tacoma.
Pryor was placed on the 15-day disabled list on March 29, retroactive to March 21, recovering from surgery resulting from a tear in his right latissimus dorsi muscle. He began his rehab assignment with four games at AA Jackson where he recorded an 0-1, 14.73 mark. His rehab assignment was transferred to Tacoma, where he pitched in back-to-back games April 15 and April 16. In two games with Tacoma, he was 0-0 with a save and a 4.50 ERA. He allowed 2 hits and 1 earned run in 2.0 innings pitched, while walking 2 and striking out 1.