MLB News: Indians call up Carlos Carrasco

The I-71 express is busy again as the Indians have recalled SP Carlos Carrasco from the Columbus Clippers

“Carrasco (#59) begins his third stint with Cleveland today, making his 6th start/appearance vs. Detroit at 4:05 PM ET. So far with the Indians over his previous 5 starts he is 0-3 w/a 8.17 ERA (25.1IP, 37H, 23R/ER, 12BB, 13K). Around his stints in Cleveland he has gone 2-0-1 with a 3.10 ERA in 11 games/9 starts (49.1IP, 41H, 19R/17ER, 15BB, 52K, .223AVG) for Triple-A Columbus. His most recent outing for the Clippers came in relief on July 3 at Toledo (1.2IP, 1H, 1BB, 2K).”

To make room for Carrasco, the team optioned reliever Joe Martinez to Columbus.

Carrasco will start today’s game against the Tigers.

  • Jaker