Indians place Vinnie Pestano on DL

Indians place Vinnie Pestano on DL

The Indians placed set-up man Vinnie Pestano on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow tendinitis.

Pestano has made eight relief appearances for the Tribe this season, going 0-0 with a 2.25 ERA. His last appearance came in the second game of the doubleheader with Kansas City on April 28.  He will be eligible to be activated on May 16.

To take Pestano's place on the 25-man roster, the Indians have recalled reliever Nick Hagadone from Triple-A Columbus. Hagadone will be able to pitch Monday night against Oakland.

Hagadone has made eight relief appearances for Cleveland this season, posting a record of 0-0 with a 2.45 ERA.  He has also tossed four scoreless innings across four relief appearances for the Clippers.

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