• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Angels option Daniel Reynolds, Jeremy McBryde to Triple-A

    The Angels have optioned pitchers Daniel Reynolds and Jeremy McBryde to Triple-A Salt Lake. Reynolds tossed two scoreless innings in three appearances this spring, striking out three and walking two. McBryde allowed six runs (four earned) on eight hits in 3 2/3 innings across four appearances. The team has also re-assigned pitcher Frank Herrmann to minor-league camp.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Angels invite reliever Frank Herrmann to spring training

    The Angels announced they've invited reliever Frank Herrmann to spring training as a non-roster invitee. Herrmann, 30, spent the previous five years in the Indians' organization, last pitching in the majors in 2012.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Frank Herrmann clears waivers, heading to Triple-A

    Indians reliever Frank Herrmann has cleared waivers, and will head to Triple-A Columbus, according to WTAM. The 29-year-old Herrmann is currently the longest-tenured player within the organization. He signed with the club as an amateur free-agent in 2005.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Indians finalize opening day roster

    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.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Indians ship three pitchers, infielder to Columbus

    The Indians produced no surprises with their round of cuts Wednesday. Pitchers Preston Guilmet, Colt Hynes and Frank Herrmann have been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo along with infielder David Adams.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Frank Herrmann can't make it past opening frame

    Indians pitcher Frank Herrmann couldn't make it past the opening frame in his first start of the spring on Saturday against the Diamondbacks.Herrmann surrendered a two-run home run to Paul Goldschmidt and a solo shot to Martin Prado in the opening frame before he was removed from the game. He allowed three runs on four hits and no walks over 2/3 of an inning. He has yielded six runs over 1 2/3 innings pitched.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Frank Herrmann surrenders three runs in spring debut

    Indians pitcher Frank Herrmann allowed three earned runs on four hits, including one home run, in one inning while striking out one in his team's 12-7 win over the Padres Wednesday. Herrmann was making his spring debut in Wednesday's game as he continues to work his way back from Tommy John surgery. He's competing for a spot in the opening-day bullpen.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Frank Herrmann pushes up simulated game

    Indians pitcher Frank Herrmann has pushed up his simulated game to Sunday, according to MLB.com. Herrmann was initially scheduled to throw Monday, but was been feeling great, and decided to move it up a day. He's recovering from Tommy John surgery and did not pitch in the majors last year.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Frank Herrmann throws off mound Monday

    Indians relief pitcher Frank Herrmann threw off a mound Monday with a hitter at the plate for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery during spring training last year, MLB.com reports. Herrmann will be fighting to make the team's opening-day bullpen. He made 15 appearances for the Indians in 2012, posting a 2.33 ERA and 14:4 K:BB ratio in 19 1/3 innings.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Frank Herrmann activated from 60-day DL

    Indians reliever Frank Herrmann has been activated from the 60-day disabled list. Herrmann underwent Tommy John surgery in March, and missed the entire season recovering. He'll attempt his come back during spring training.