Amid all the trade deadline moves, there were some other quiet moves the Dodgers were involved in. Brock Stewart, who was pitching with Oklahoma City, was claimed off waivers y the Blue Jays.
#BlueJays claim right-hander Brock Stewart off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers and assign him to Triple-A Buffalo.— Scott Mitchell (@ScottyMitchTSN) July 31, 2019
Stewart, 27, began the season on the 25-man roster with the Dodgers. However, he’s spent most of 2019 with Oklahoma City. In 17 games, he’s 5-7 with a 7.34 ERA. He’s allowed 62 runs in 76 innings, and has struck out 67. His WHIP is 1.80.
Another move the Dodgers made was trading catcher Rocky Gale to the Tampa Bay Rays.
#Rays acquiring Rocky Gale from #Dodgers in exchange for cash considerations, sources tell The Athletic.— Robert Murray (@ByRobertMurray) July 31, 2019
Gale, 31, appeared in five games with the Dodgers this season, but has spent most of his 2019 in the minors. In 34 games, he hit .246 with an OPS of .644. He had two home runs and drove in 14 runs.