CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster:
Recalled LHP NICK HAGADONE (#50) from AAA Columbus
Optioned RHP MARK LOWE to AAA Columbus.
RHP BLAKE WOOD was claimed by the Kansas City Royals on outright waivers.
Hagadone has made all 18 of his 2014 relief appearances with the AAA Columbus Clippers, going 2-3 with a save and a 3.09 ERA (23.1IP, 18H, 8ER, 9BB, 35K, .222AVG). He is averaging 13.5 strikeouts per 9.0IP and has fanned 35 of the 96 Triple-A batters he has faced (36.5%) while limiting left-handed hitters to a .171 (6-35, 21K, all singles) average against. The Seattle, Washington native has not allowed an earned run over his last 7 outings (9.1IP, 4H, 1BB, 17K, 40BF). This marks his second stint with Cleveland in 2014 (May 3, did not pitch).