The Twins announced that they've claimed two pitchers on waivers -- LHP Matt Maloney from the Reds and RHP Jeff Gray from the Mariners.
Maloney, 27, made eight appearances (two starts) for Cincinnati this year, going 0-3 with a 9.16 ERA. He had 13 strikeouts and four walks in 18 2/3 innings. In 14 games for Class AAA Louisville, including 13 starts, he went 7-1 with a 2.99 ERA.
Gray, 29, was claimed off waivers by the Mariners from the White Sox in May. In 30 combined appearances between the two teams, he posted a 4.28 ERA with 23 strikeouts and 21 walks in 48 1/3 innings pitched.