The Cleveland Indians announced on Saturday afternoon that pitchers Jefry Rodriguez and Cody Anderson have been recalled from Triple-A Columbus. Rodriguez is scheduled to make the start for the Indians on Saturday evening against Homer Bailey and the Kansas City Royals from Kauffman Stadium.
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Life after Lonnie began for the Cleveland Indians this offseason as Lonnie Chisenhall signed a one-year deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates for $2.75 million early in the free agency period.
Chisenhall’s deal finally made him a member of the Pirates, the club that selected him in the eleventh round of the 2006 draft out of high school. Chisenhall instead took the college path to the pro game two years later.
The Cleveland Indians completed a trade on Wednesday, but you can exhale if you were worried about one of your favorite starting pitchers being dealt away – at least for now…
The Indians and Pittsburgh Pirates paired up on a five-player swap, with Cleveland sending utility man Erik Gonzalez and two minor league prospects to Pittsburgh for outfielder Jordan Luplow and infielder Max Moroff.