The Indians have claimed right-hander Jae Kuk Ryu off waivers from the Padres and optioned him to Triple-A Columbus. He will go directly to Minor league camp.
The Padres had claimed Ryu off waivers in January and gave him a shot at their bullpen. He went 0-1 with a 10.61 ERA in eight appearances this spring, surrendering 12 runs (11 earned) on 16 hits in 9 1/3 innings. He gave up eight earned runs in one-third of an inning in an appearance against the Giants on March 21.
Thursday, March 26, 2009
Jae Kuk Ryu Has Landed With The Cleveland Indians
Anthony Castrovince reports the Cleveland Indians have claimed Jae Kuk Ryu off waivers from the San Diego Padres:
-- By Doug at 4:44 PM