ball hurler Trevor Williams Williams will be out indefinitely after undergoing emergency appendectomy surgery by Chicago Sun-Times’ Jared Wyllus. Williams was originally scheduled to start today’s game against the Padres.
it looks like Keegan Thompson Will step in to get started, the 26-year-old began his career in the second game of the vaunted double-header against the Dodgers on May 4, throwing in three goalless innings. 2/3 Thompson has yet to give up his youth career with 15 goalless chances in his first nine appearances. He has done an excellent job keeping the ball on the ground at ground. handball 58.3%, although that’s not a trend he̵7;s showing as a minor league player.
for williams The situation may look worse than it is. Given his “indefinite” injury status, it’s likely this is just a matter of wait and see. Assuming there are no further complications in the surgery.
They will have to change his production in the meantime. Williams has not been a revelation for sure since joining the rotation from the Pirates – 5.36 ERA/4.76 FIP, while averaging less than 5 innings per start. But if nothing else He was also the best batter of his career at 24.9 percent. He also walked more batters than usual with a walk rate of 10.2 percent to his credit. Williams allowed two or fewer runs in his seven starts. And he’s leaving the best race of the year. Six innings attempts and once earned with his former club Pittsburgh.