The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster:
The Cleveland Indians today
announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster:
Placed OF RYAN RABURN on
the 15-day Disabled List with right wrist soreness, retroactive to August 18.
Recalled OF TYLER HOLT
from AAA Columbus.
Raburn has been battling
soreness in the area most of the season and aggravated it on Wednesday, August
13th after his diving catch vs. Arizona (game 2). For the year he is
hitting .191 (36-188) with 3 HR and 21 RBI in 70 games for the year. Today marks
his fourth career stint on the Major League DL.
Holt begins his fourth stint
with Cleveland in 2014, the last of which came from August 10-16. He is
5-for-13 (.385) with Cleveland in 6 games/3 starts. Combined on the
season between AA Akron and AAA Columbus he is hitting .305 (107-351) with 74
runs scored, 19 doubles, 2 home runs, 30 RBI and 31 steals in 37 attempts.
Among Tribe Minor League players he is leading the system in steals, is 2nd
in runs scored and 4th in batting average.