Melbourne Renegades released him after an underwhelming season in the previous edition.
He was recently blessed with a baby and is currently playing in the IPL.
He was seen in distress after he came out bowling for the Scorchers.
Scorchers end the season at the last position with only four wins.
Teams chasing have found comparatively more success in Adelaide.
Travis Head has joined the Strikers after the end of the Sri Lanka Test series while Klinger is set to play the last match of his BBL career.
McCullum continues to defy the age with his athleticism on the field.
The last time these two teams met, the Strikers registered a five-wicket win at the Gabba.
For the time being, their fate in the tournament is hanging by a thread.
Wade's heroic knock went in vain.