Bourn activated from paternity list, Hagadone optioned
July 3, 2013
The Cleveland Indians announced today that the club has reinstated outfielder Michael Bourn from Major League Baseball's 3-day Paternity List and optioned left-handed pitcher Nick Hagadone to Triple-A Columbus to make room for Bourn on the 25-man roster.
Bourn, 30, is batting .299 (69-231) with 12 doubles, one triple, 2 homers, 15 RBI and 33 runs scored across 56 games this season. He also ranks 2nd on the team with 11 stolen bases (11-for-16).
Hagadone, 27, has gone 0-1 with a 5.33 ERA (15 ER/25.1 IP) in 28 relief appearances for Cleveland across 4 separate stints this season. He has also gone 1-1 with a 2.00 ERA (2 ER/9.0 IP) in 7 relief appearances for Columbus.
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