The Cleveland Indians have announced their acquisition of right-handed pitcher Fabio Martinez off of waivers from the Los Angeles Angels.
The 22-year-old Martinez spent the entire 2012 season with the Angel’s single-A affiliate Inland Empire. He went 0-5 with an ERA of 10.72 in eight starts (27 earned runs, 32 walks allowed, 23 strikeouts) with 22.2 innings pitched. He missed the entire 2011 season with arm problems despite entering the campaign as the Angels’ eighth-highest rated prospect per Baseball America.
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