Cleveland (WOIO) - The Indians claimed left handed reliever Scott Maine off waivers from the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
Maine has had three different stints with the Cubs this season, going 1-1 with a 4.79 ERA in 21 relief appearances. In 2012, left-handed hitters have hit .130 off him for the year at the big league level.
In addition to his time with the Cubs, he has appeared in 28 games for Triple-A Iowa, going 4-2 with 5 saves in 6 chances and a 2.88 ERA.
He has a career Major League mark of 1-1 with a 4.87 ERA in 41 outings with the Cubs since 2010.
He has been optioned to the Triple-A Columbus Clippers roster.