Indians activate Bourn, option Barnes to Columbus
Bourn has been on the disabled list since April 15 after suffering a lacerated right index finger against the Chicago White Sox the day before. Bourn spent two days (May 7-8) rehabbing with AAA Columbus and so far this season he is hitting .333 (14-45) with 7 runs scored, 4 2B, 1 3B, 2HR & 2RBI in 10 games (.975 OPS).
Barnes has made three appearances for the Indians and allowed two runs and one hit in 4.0 inning of work.
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