Rockies' Scott Oberg placed on IL with blood clot in arm

The Colorado Rockies placed reliever Scott Oberg on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to August 17, with a blood clot in his right arm.

What It Means:

Oberg also had a blood clot in his arm back in 2016. He underwent a procedure on Saturday and is expected to miss the remainder of the season. Wade Davis is expected to take back over in the ninth for the Rockies.

Oberg owns a 2.25 ERA with 58 strikeouts and 5 saves in 56 innings (49 games) this season.