Indians recall Adams to Cleveland, option House to Columbus
The Cleveland Indians today announced they have recalled right-handed pitcher Austin Adams from Triple-A Columbus and optioned left-handed pitcher TJ House to Columbus.
Adams, 27, has spent the entire 2014 season with the Columbus Clippers, going 2-1 with 2 saves and a 2.29 ERA in 30 relief appearances (39.1IP, 32H, 10R/ER, 8BB, 35K, 3HR, .229AVG). He has not allowed a run sinceMay 26, recording 13 straight scoreless appearances since May 29 (17.1IP, 8H, 0R, 16K). Since May 7 he has posted an ERA of 0.35 (25.2IP, 18H, 1R/ER) and on the season has limited Triple-A right-handed hitters to a .218 (17-78) average against. Another home grown talent, the Millbrook, AL native will be making his debut at the Major League level after being selected in the 5th round (155th overall) of the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft out of Faulkner University (AL).