Indians Sign Mastny
March 1, 2010
Mastny, 29, returns to Cleveland after spending the 2009 season in Japan pitching for the Yokohama Bay Stars. He went 1-5 with a 5.69ERA (61.2 IP, 39 ER) in 15 games for the Bay Stars. Before going to Japan he spent the previous four seasons in the Indians system appearing in a career-high 51 games for Cleveland in 2007 (7-2, 4.68 ERA).
The Borneo, Indonesian-born righty has made 80 Major League appearances with Cleveland, going 9-5 with five saves and having an ERA of 6.13 (94.0 IP, 108 H, 64 ER, 51 BB, 85 K). Mastny was originally drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 11th round of the 2003 amateur draft out of Furman University.