FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 29, 2012
INDIANS RECALL RHP JEANMAR GOMEZ
FROM AAA COLUMBUS
CLEVELAND, OH-The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has recalled RHP JEANMAR GOMEZ from Triple-A Columbus. To clear room on the 25-man roster for Gomez the Indians designated OF SHELLEY DUNCAN for assignment.
Gomez, 24, has split the season between Cleveland and Columbus after opening the season in the starting rotation for the Indians. He was with the parent club thru June 23rd, going 4-7 with 5.18 ERA in 14 games/13 starts (73.0IP, 75H, 42ER, 26BB, 35K, .265AVG) before being assigned to Columbus. With the Clippers he has gone 6-5 with a 4.41 ERA in 11 starts (69.1IP, 75H, 34ER, 17BB, 54K, .273AVG). He wears #58.
Duncan has spent the entire season to date with Cleveland, hitting .203 (47-232) with 10 doubles, 11 HR & 31 RBI in 81 games.