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D-backs reinstate Corbin and Hernandez from disabled list; option Matt Stites and Danny Dorn to Triple-A Reno

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The Arizona Diamondbacks reinstated left-handed pitcher Patrick Corbin and catcher Oscar Hernandez from the 60-day disabled list, optioned right-handed pitcher Matt Stites and outfielder Danny Dorn to Triple-A Reno and transferred catcher Tuffy Gosewisch to the 60-day disabled list, as announced by D-backs Sr. Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.

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Corbin, who turns 26 on July 19, missed the entire 2014 season following Tommy John surgery on his left elbow last March 25 (performed by Dr. James Andrews). In 4 total rehabilitation starts with Double-A Mobile and Single-A Advanced Visalia this season, he was 1-1 with a 4.76 ERA (9 ER in 17.0 IP) with 11 strikeouts. In 2013, Corbin went 14-8 with a 3.41 ERA (79 ER in 208.1 IP) and was named to the NL All-Star Team in his first full season with the D-backs. He was chosen by the Arizona Chapter of the BBWAA as the D-backs' Most Valuable Pitcher, and became the youngest lefty pitcher in club history with both 30 starts and 200.0 innings pitched.

Hernandez, who turns 22 on July 9, hit .211 (8-for-38) with 3 doubles and 3 RBI in 13 rehab games with Triple-A Reno and Single-A Kane County. He was selected by the D-backs in the 2014 Rule 5 Draft after spending the previous 5 seasons in the Tampa Bay Rays' farm system (2010-14). Hernandez, who suffered the hand injury in early March, has thrown out 43.6 percent (99-for-227) of attempted basestealers in his Minor League career.

Stites, 25, appeared in 2 games with the D-backs in 2015 (1.1 IP) after starting the season on the disabled list with right elbow inflammation. Dorn, 30, made 22 appearances with Arizona this season, going 5-for-29 (.172) with 1 double and 3 RBI. Gosewisch, 31, suffered his knee injury running to first base in the sixth inning on May 27 @ Cardinals, and was placed on the 15-day disabled list the following day.

The D-backs' 40-man roster is now at 40.