Grady Sizemore will begin rehab stint in Akron

Sizemore begins rehab stint Wednesday
Sizemore begins rehab stint Wednesday

Indians outfielder Grady Sizemore is scheduled for a rehab assignment with the Akron Aeros Wednesday night against the Reading Phillies at Canal Park.

Sizemore has been on the Indians disabled list since July 18 with a right knee contusion.

In 2011, Sizemore is hitting .237 with 10 home runs, 21 doubles, one triple, 29 RBI's, 17 walks and 75 strikeouts in 61 games with the Indians.

This will be Sizemore's second rehab stint with the Aeros.  He appeared in four games in April going 5-for-14 with two doubles and three RBI.