Dodgers Promote Zach McKinstry
The Dodgers have promoted utilityman Zach McKinstry to the energetic roster, per a membership announcement. He’ll take the roster spot of southpaw Victor Gonzalez, who was optioned down.
It’s fairly an achievement for the 25-year-old McKinstry, who entered the skilled ranks as a 33rd-round draft decide again in 2016. He’ll give the Dodgers yet one more versatile place participant to plug in as recreation conditions warrant.
McKinstry clearly wasn’t seen as a big prospect when he was chosen out of Central Michigan, the place he confirmed wonderful contact capacity and plate self-discipline however little in the way in which of energy. That profile shifted final yr, as he turned in a cumulative .300/.366/.516 batting line with 19 lengthy balls over 479 plate appearances between the Double-A and Triple-A ranges.