|Apr. 9 9:31 AM PT10:31 AM MT11:31 AM CT12:31 PM ET12:31 ET16:31 GMT0:31 9:31 AM MST11:31 AM EST12:01 PM VEN20:31 UAE11:31 AM CT-Howell has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a sore left shoulder.
Analysis: The move comes after the left-hander failed to retire any of the four batters he faced while taking the loss in Friday's appearance at Tampa Bay. Right-hander Dominic Leone was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo to take Howell's roster spot.
|Feb. 9 11:10 AM PT12:10 PM MT1:10 PM CT2:10 PM ET14:10 ET19:10 GMT3:10 12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST2:40 PM VEN23:10 UAE1:10 PM CT-Howell and the Toronto Blue Jays have finalized a $3 million, one-year contract.
Analysis: The 33-year-old pitched for the Blue Jays from 2006-12, then spent the last four seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He was 1-1 last year with a 4.09 ERA, his highest since 2011. He struck out 44 and walked 15 in 50 2/3 innings. Howell started his big league career with Kansas City in 2005 and has a 35-29 record with a 3.77 ERA in 33 starts and 498 relief appearances.