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D-backs select Cook from Mobile, recall Shaw from Reno07/20/2011 6:04 PM ET
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced today they have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Ryan Cook from Double-A Mobile and recalled right-handed pitcher Bryan Shaw from Triple-A Reno and in corresponding moves outrighted right-handed pitcher Yhency Brazoban to Reno and optioned right-handed pitcher Barry Enright to Reno, according to D-backs' Executive Vice President and General Manager Kevin Towers.
Cook, 24, posted a 1-4 record and 2.25 ERA (11 ER in 44.0 IP) with 14 walks and 50 strikeouts in 34 games with Mobile. He converted 13-of-16 save opportunities, including a stretch of 11 consecutive saves from June 2-July 17. Over parts of 4 seasons in the D-backs organization, he owns a 19-25 record and 3.81 ERA (149 ER in 351.2 IP) with 117 walks and 293 strikeouts in 90 games. Cook was selected by the D-backs in the 27th round of the 2008 First-Year Player Draft. He will wear No. 48 for his first stint in the Major Leagues.
Shaw, 23, posted a 1-0 record and 4.58 ERA (9 ER in 17.2 IP) with 4 walks and 15 strikeouts in 16 games over two separate stints with the Aces. He converted each of his 9 save opportunities and held the opposition to a .222 average (14-for-63). In 31 games between Reno and Double-A Mobile this season, he owned a 4-1 record and 16 saves with a 2.58 ERA (11 ER in 38.1 IP), 12 walks and 30 strikeouts. Shaw was selected to the D-backs on June 10 for his first stint in the Majors and posted a 4.15 ERA (2 ER in 4.1 IP) with 3 walks and 4 strikeouts in 5 games before being optioned to Reno on June 27.
Enright, 25, went 1-4 with a 7.41 ERA (31 ER in 37.2 IP), 15 walks and 21 strikeouts in 7 starts over two separate stints with the D-backs.
Brazoban, 30, posted a 6.00 ERA (4 ER in 6.0 IP) with 4 walks and 8 strikeouts in 6 games with the D-backs.
The D-backs 25-man roster is at its full complement while the 40-man roster is at 37 players.
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