PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled right-hander Matt Stites from Triple-A Reno and optioned right-hander Allen Webster to the Aces.
The 25-year-old Stites went 0-1 with 3 saves and a 3.00 ERA in nine appearances with the Aces after starting the season on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation. He was reinstated from the disabled list on June 1 and optioned to Reno.
He had a 5.73 ERA with 26 strikeouts in 37 games with Arizona last season.
Webster went 1-1 with a 7.11 ERA in four starts for the Diamondbacks after allowing four runs and three homers in 3 2-3 innings against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday.