The Indians announced several roster moves Sunday as they finalize their opening day roster. The Indians purchased the contracts of reliever Scott Atchison, DH Jason Giambi and outfielder Nyjer Morgan. They also placed Michael Bourn (left hamstring strain) and Giambi (rib fracture) on the 15-day disabed list. Pitchers Frank Herrmann and Colt Hynes were designated for assignment. Outfielder Matt Carson and infielder Ryan Rohlinger were reassigned to minor-league camp.
The Indians re-signed infielder Ryan Rohlinger and signed pitcher J.C. Ramirez to minor-league deals Friday. Each player will receive an invitation to spring training in February, The Plain Dealer reports.
According to MLB.com, the Indians signed INF Ryan Rohlinger to a minor-league deal on Thursday. He has not been given an invitation to spring training, however.