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Pitching Moves May Be Imminent

July 2, 2009
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While not official, the Indians supposedly are close to signing or have already signed former Baltimore minor league pitching prospect LHP Bobby Livingston. He was cut recently from their Double-A Bowie roster, and conveniently the Indians Double-A Akron team is in town where it appears he will slot for now.

So why is this potential signing noteworthy? Well, considering the lack of pitching options in High-A Kinston to promote to Akron, this seems to imply that one of the pitchers in Akron may be going up to Triple-A Columbus. Also, it is possible this may create a domino effect where someone may be going from Columbus to Cleveland (or may be released).

Considering Livingston is a starting pitcher, making 12 starts for Bowie and three starts for Tripe-A Norfolk this year, he may be slotting into the Akron rotation to allow for the calllup of RHP Hector Rondon to Columbus.

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