The Indians called up pitcher Kyle Crockett, the team announced Monday. Crockett will take the place of pitcher Michael Roth, who was optioned to the minors. Crockett has a 3.00 ERA over six innings of work earlier this season, while Roth produced a 8.76 ERA over 12 1/3 innings.
The Indians recalled first baseman Jesus Aguilar from Triple-A Columbus on Friday. To clear a roster spot, pitcher Kyle Crockett was optioned to Columbus. Aguilar is in the lineup at first base and batting seventh Friday night against the visiting White Sox.
The Indians placed reliever Nick Hagadone on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday due to a lower back strain. The move is retroactive to July 7. To take his spot on the roster, reliever Kyle Crockett was recalled from Triple-A Columbus.
Sidearming left-hander Kyle Crockett has been dispatched by the Indians to Triple-A Columbus to make room on the roster for Sunday starter Cody Anderson, MLB.com has reported. Crockett pitched 1 1/3 scoreless innings since his promotion Thursday and has not allowed a run in five appearances this season.
The Indians recalled pitchers Kyle Crockett and Jeff Manship from Triple-A Columbus on Thursday. They also optioned infielder Zach Walters to Triple-A.