Pittsburgh Pirates acquire pitcher Kyle Keller from Los Angeles Angels

Feb 18, 2020; Tempe, Arizona, USA; Los Angeles Angels pitcher Kyle Keller poses for a photo during media day at Tempe Diablo Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired right-hander Kyle Keller from the Los Angeles Angels on Monday in exchange for cash considerations.

Keller, 27, was optioned to Pittsburgh’s alternate training site.

Right-hander Edgar Santana was designated for assignment to make room for Keller on the 40-man roster.

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Keller made 10 relief appearances for the Miami Marlins in 2019 and two appearances with the Angels in 2020. He is 0-0 with a 4.15 ERA, 12 strikeouts and 10 walks in 13 innings.

–Field Level Media