Today the Indians acquired INF/OF TORSTEN BOSS from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for RHP PRESTON GUILMET, who was designated for assignment on March 30.
Boss, 23, opened the 2014 season in Single-A Frederick, appearing in one game thus far (1-3, 2B, RS). He spent the 2013 season at Single-A Delmarva of the South Atlantic League, hitting .238 (92-386) with 21 doubles, 2 triples, 7 home runs and 45 RBI in 106 games (44RS, 53BB, .333OB%). The Lowell, Michigan native was Baltimore's 8th round selection in the 2012 First-Year Player Draft out of Michigan State. He has been assigned to the A Carolina roster.