Scott Barnes RP CLE 6 Months

Indians optioned LHPs Scott Barnes and Nick Hagadone to Triple-A Columbus; reassigned RHPs Travis Banwart, Tyler Cloyd, and J.C. Ramirez and LHP Mike Zagurski to minor league camp.

No surprises here. With Marc Rzepczynski and Josh Outman slated to serve as the club's southpaws in the bullpen, there was no room for Barnes and Hagadone.

Scott Barnes RP CLE 11 Months

Indians activated LHP Scott Barnes from the 60-day disabled list.

Barnes' season was wrecked by a left wrist sprain. He collected a 7.27 ERA in six appearances with the Indians in 2013. The 26-year-old southpaw will be in contention for a bullpen spot this coming March.

Scott Barnes RP CLE Aug 30 '13

Indians recalled LHP Scott Barnes from Triple-A Columbus; placed him on the 60-day disabled list with a left wrist sprain.

The move was made in order to clear room on the 40-man roster for the addition of Jason Kubel. Barnes is out for the season but will get a nice little bump in salary.

Scott Barnes RP CLE Jun 01 '13

Indians optioned LHP Scott Barnes to Triple-A Columbus.

Barnes has struggled with a 7.27 ERA in six appearances. The Indians have called up right-hander Matt Langwell to replace him on the active roster.

Scott Barnes RP CLE May 23 '13

Indians recalled LHP Scott Barnes from Triple-A Columbus.

Barnes has an ugly 5.74 ERA and 19/8 K/BB ratio in 15 2/3 innings this season at the Triple-A level. The left-hander will serve as a middle reliever for the Indians.

Scott Barnes RP CLE May 09 '13

Indians optioned LHP Scott Barnes to Triple-A Columbus.

Barnes gets the boot to clear a roster spot for the return of Michael Bourn. Barnes has allowed two earned runs in four innings of relief this year with Cleveland.

Scott Barnes RP CLE May 05 '13

Indians recalled LHP Scott Barnes from Triple-A Columbus.

The Indians have decided to carry an extra pitcher rather than outfielder Ezequiel Carrera. Barnes won't be used in high-leverage situations.

Scott Barnes RP CLE Apr 29 '13

Indians optioned LHP Scott Barnes to Triple-A Columbus.

Barnes was the 26th man for Sunday's doubleheader against the Royals. He will probably be up and down all season.

Scott Barnes RP CLE Apr 28 '13

Indians recalled LHP Scott Barnes from Triple-A Columbus.

He'll serve as the 26th man for Sunday's doubleheader. Barnes will likely be sent back down after the two games.

Scott Barnes RP CLE Mar 21 '13

Indians optioned LHP Scott Barnes to Triple-A Columbus.

Barnes posted a 4.26 ERA in 19 innings last season for the Indians. He should be called up at some point this year.