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.