The Oakland Athletics on Friday recalled pitcher Jesse Chavez from Triple-A Sacramento and optioned pitcher Evan Scribner to Sacramento.
Chavez was recalled from Sacramento on April 20 and posted a 6.23 ERA in three relief appearances before he was optioned on April 29.
Scribner pitched to a 5.30 ERA and .247 opponents batting average in 12 relief appearances without a decision for Oakland this year.
He was on the A's Opening Day roster before he was optioned to Sacramento April 20. He returned 10 days later for his second stint and posted a 7.50 ERA in four outings.