McVey returns to the Saltdogs after posting one of the club’s more dominant seasons out of the bullpen in 2017 (1-1, 1.62 ERA in 36 appearances). He was a former 22nd round pick of the San Francisco Giants in 2011 who has played in the American Association for each of the last four years. He owns a career 15-11 record with a 3.82 ERA in 244 appearances in professional baseball — all in relief. Over 261.1 innings, he’s allowed just 223 hits, 130 runs, 111 earned with 124 walks and 291 strikeouts. In his independent career, he’s 7-5 with a 2.71 ERA and seven saves over 147 appearances.