Due to the offseason acquisitions of Derek Lowe and Kevin Slowey, the Cleveland Indians figure to have an insane amount of major-league ready pitching filling the AAA Columbus Clippers’ rotation. Since these pitchers are likely to pitch in Cleveland at some point in 2012, let’s take some time to profile each pitcher’s strengths, weaknesses and general outlook for 2012.
The offseason continues to roll along. By now most of the players in the Cleveland Indians’ system from the minors to the majors are well into their preseason workouts in preparation for the new season.
Some of those preseason workouts have been interrupted this week as the Indians invited a select few players to come to Cleveland for their annual Winter Development Program. Eleven Indians...
RHP Hector Ambriz placed on 7-day DL
RHP Anthony Reyes placed on 7-day DL
RHP Hector Rondon placed on 7-day DL
IF Nick Johnson placed on 7-day DL
OF Nick Weglarz placed on 7-day DL
RHP Yohan Pino assigned to Akron Aeros
IF Jason Donald transferred from Akron Aeros on Major League Rehab Assignment
OF Grady Sizemore...
Hector RondonToday the Cleveland Indians have announced that they have designated right-handed pitcher Hector Rondon for assignment to create an opening on the 40-man roster for outfielder Grady Sizemore who was signed on November 23rd. The 40-man roster is once again full at 40.
Rondon, 23, underwent right elbow surgery on November 15th in Gulf Breeze, FL by Dr. James Andrews to repair a fracture...
Mike Sarbaugh (Photo: IPI)Today the Cleveland Indians have announced the staffs for both their Triple-A Columbus and Double-A Akron affiliates.
Manager Mike Sarbaugh will return to manage Columbus for a third straight season where in his first two seasons there he has led them to International League Championships. Ruben Niebla will return as the pitching coach at Columbus and Phil Clark is...
(Photo: Columbus Clippers)April 8
LF Jordan Brown placed on 7-day DL retroactive to April 5
SS Niuman Romero placed on 7-day DL retroactive to April 5
RHP Adam Miller placed on 7-day DL
RHP Yohan Pino transferred to Mahoning Valley Scrappers
LHP Jeremy Sowers transferred from Mahoning Valley Scrappers
1B Russell Branyan...
03/15/2009 Cleveland Indians optioned LHP Rich Rundles to Triple-A Columbus.
03/19/2009 Cleveland Indians optioned second baseman Luis Valbuena to Triple-A Columbus.
03/19/2009 Cleveland Indians optioned LHP Tony Sipp to Triple-A Columbus.
03/19/2009 Cleveland Indians optioned RHP Juan Salas to Triple-A Columbus.
03/19/2009 Cleveland Indians optioned RHP Adam Miller to...
4/14 A. Gonzalez Placed on Temporary Inactive List
4/14 D. Wallace Activated from Mahoning Valley
4/15 T. Mastny Recalled to Cleveland
4/16 B. Buzachero Promoted from Akron
4/18 A. Gonzalez Activated off Temporary Inactive List
4/18 D. Wallace Transferred to Mahoning Valley
4/22 B. Francisco Recalled to Cleveland
4/23 A. Miller Acitvated
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