Indians activate Wood from DL, option him to Columbus
July 14, 2013
The Cleveland Indians today announced they have recalled right-handed reliever Blake Wood from his 30-day rehab assignment with the Triple-A Columbus Clippers, activated him from the 60-day Disabled List and optioned him to Columbus. To make room on the 40-man roster the Indians outrighted catcher Omir Santos to Columbus.
Wood, 27, has been on the 60-day Disabled List the entire season. He made rehab appearances at AAA Columbus, AA Akron, A Lake County & Short-Season A Mahoning Valley beginning on May 4 and recently wrapped up a 4-appearance stint with the Clippers that began on July 4 (0.00ERA, 4.0IP, 1H, 0R, 3BB, 8K, .077AVG).
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