In the first round of the culling of the arm barn herd, Nick Wittgren and Cam Hill passed through waivers. Both elected free agency. Left-hander Frankie Perez was claimed by the Washington Nationals.
Cleveland Guardians outright Nick Wittgren, Cam Hill to Triple-A; Francisco Perez claimed by Nationals - cleveland.com
Wittgren and Hill are now both free agents.
Rosario's breakout month of August helped carry Cleveland in an offensively-challenged season.
Cleveland Guardians offseason checklist heading into 2022
A look at all the major decisions facing the Guardians' front office in what is a critical offseason.