Indians recall RHP JOSH TOMLIN and release NYJER MORGAN

Indians recall RHP JOSH TOMLIN and release NYJER MORGAN

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster:

Recalled RHP JOSH TOMLIN from AAA Columbus.

Optioned OF TYLER HOLT to AAA Columbus.

Activated OF NYJER MORGAN from 60-day DL and released player.

Tomlin begins his second stint with Cleveland for his start tonight against the Cincinnati Reds in Progressive Field.  Josh was in the rotation from May 6-July 25, going 5-7 with a 4.47 ERA in 15 games/14 starts (86.2IP, 93H, 53R/43ER, 10BB, 77K). Around his stint in Cleveland he owns a record of 2-1 with a 2.25 ERA in 6 starts for Triple-A Columbus (40.0IP, 26H, 10R/ER, 10BB, 33K, .191AVG), the most recent of which came on July 31 vs. Louisville (5.0IP, 4H, 2R/ER, 1BB, 4K).