Rays recall Lueke, designate Farnsworth for assignment

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Updated: August 9, 2013

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – The Tampa Bay Rays recalled pitcher Josh
Lueke from Triple-A Durham and designated pitcher Kyle Farnsworth for
assignment.

Lueke was 2-1 with a 0.72 ERA in 34 games for Durham. He made 11 appearances
for Tampa Bay earlier this season, posting an 0-2 record with a 3.75 ERA.

Farnsworth, 37, signed a one-year, $1.25 million deal with the Rays this past
offseason. He went 2-0 but had a 5.76 ERA in 39 appearances.