What that means for Ketchner and Thompson is that the club has 10 days to either trade them, release them or outright them to the minors if they clear waivers
The Kings signed Belanger to a two-way contract, meaning they could send him to the minors without first having him clear waivers
, but Belanger is almost certain to start the year with the Kings.
The Dodgers are carrying 12 pitchers, but the most logical roster move to make room for Bradley will be to send outfielder Chin-Feng Chen back to the minors, although he is out of options and would have to clear waivers
But Houlton is a Rule 5 draft pick and would have to clear waivers
and be offered back to Houston before he could be optioned, and the Astros almost certainly would want him.
Reliever Rodney Myers, whose contract was purchased from Las Vegas on Saturday, is the most likely choice to go down, although he will have to clear waivers
Norton and Holland would have to clear waivers
before getting sent down.