The Kansas City Royals are sending cash considerations to the Toronto Blue Jays for pitcher Joel Payamps, the team announced Wednesday.
Payamps has been assigned to Triple-A Omaha.
The 27-year-old right-hander was 0-2 with a 2.70 ERA in 22 games (30 innings) with Toronto this season. He also pitched four innings for Triple-A Buffalo.
Payamps also pitched two games each in 2019 and 2020 with the Arizona Diamondbacks. All 26 of his career appearances have been in relief.