• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Reds sign two minor-league players Friday

    The Reds signed outfielder Shelley Duncan and catcher Lou Marson to minor-league contracts on Friday, according to SB Nation.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Phillies release Lou Marson

    The Phillies have released catcher Lou Marson, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Marson was brought in on a minor-league deal in December, but didn't do enough to break camp with the club. He received just three at-bats in the majors last year.

  • by Al Melchior | Data Analyst

    Phillies bring four aboard on minors deals

    The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the Phillies signed the following players to minor league deals Wednesday: catcher Lou Marson, outfielders Tony Gwynn and Dave Sappelt and pitcher Sean O'Sullivan. Each player received a spring training invite. Marson began his major league career with the Phillies, but has spent the last four-and-a-half seasons with the Indians. Gwynn spent most of 2013 at Triple-A Albuquerque in the Dodgers' system, hitting .300 with 12 steals. Sappelt appeared in 31 games with the Cubs and compiled a .240 batting average. O'Sullivan made three starts and four relief appearances for the Padres last season and went 0-2 with a 3.96 ERA.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Indians non-tender three Monday

    The Indians non-tendered three of their nine arbitration eligible players Monday, opting to allow catcher Lou Marson, outfielder Matt Carson and pitcher Tyler Cloyd to walk in free agency.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Lou Marson activated from 60-day DL

    Cleveland catcher Lou Marson has been activated from the 60-day disabled list. Marson received just three at-bats in the majors in 2013 due to a shoulder injury. He was transferred to the 60-day DL in July.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Lou Marson starts throwing program

    Indians backup catcher Lou Marson, who is on the shelf with a right shoulder injury, played catch from up to 90 feet Monday as part of a throwing program, MLB.com reports. Marson has been out since late April. The catcher is optimistic about his chances of starting another rehab assignment soon. That said, he still needs to advance to long-tossing before he gets back in games.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Lou Marson moved to 60-day DL

    The Indians transferred catcher Lou Marson to the 60-day disabled list Sunday. It is a procedural move that allowed Cleveland to purchase the contract of Preston Guilmet. Marson hsa been out indefinitely with shoulder issues.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    No structural damage in Lou Marson's shoulder

    A trip to Dr. James Andrews revealed no structural damage in the right shoulder of Indians catcher Lou Marson, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. The team announced Thursday that Marson was taken off his rehab assignment due to continued soreness in the shoulder. Marson was 3 for 20 during the assignment before being shut down.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Lou Marson taken off rehab assignment

    Indians catcher Lou Marson has been pulled from his Triple-A rehab assignment due to continued soreness in his right shoulder, the team announced Thursday. There is no timetable for his possible return. Marson was hitting just .118 in seven games for Triple-A Columbus prior to this announcement. Marson has been out since late April.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Lou Marson begins rehab assignment

    Indians catcher Lou Marson (shoulder) started a rehab assignment with Double-A Akron Wednesday. Marson batted second and started behind the plate against the Harrisburg Senators. Marson went 1 for 3 with a single at the plate. He's expected to get back in action in early June for the Indians, though Yan Gomes may keep the backup job.