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Indians designate Derek Lowe for assignment

Indians designate Derek Lowe for assignment Indians designate Derek Lowe for assignment

The Indians will designate Derek Lowe for assignment and call up Corey Kluber from Triple-A Columbus.

Lowe started the season 6-1 but has struggled since.  In his last three starts Lowe has given up 20 earned runs in 11.1 innings for an ERA of 15.88.  Overall on the season Lowe is 8-10 with a 5.52 ERA.

The Indians acquired Lowe from Atlanta in the offseason. 

Kluber will make his major league debut on Thursday against the Royals.  He went 11-7 with a 3.59 ERA with 128 strikeouts in Columbus.

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