Mariners option Sam Gaviglio to Triple-A Tacoma

The Seattle Mariners optioned starting pitcher Sam Gaviglio to Triple-Tacoma on Thursday.

What It Means:

This move will make room for reliever Max Povse, who has been recalled from Tacoma and will likely slide into a middle relief role for the big league club.

In 11 starts and 12 total appearances, the right-hander has gone 3-5 with a 6.09 FIP and a .267 opponent average.