The Indians' current list of non-roster invitees includes Recker, Moore, pitcher Joe Colon, utility man Michael Martinez and outfielder Shane Robinson.
The 32-year-old Recker has been on a Major League roster to start each of the past four seasons. Over 167 career big league games in parts of the past five years, he has hit .185 with a .594 OPS in 511 plate appearances between stints with the A's, Cubs and Mets. Recker has thrown runners out at a 27-percent clip in the Majors, compared to a 34-percent mark in the Minor Leagues.
This past season, Recker hit .125 in 32 games, including 23 starts, with the Mets. In 27 games with Triple-A Las Vegas in '15, the catcher hit .245 with eight home runs, three doubles, 21 RBIs and an .896 OPS.
Jordan Bastian is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Major League Bastian, follow him on Twitter @MLBastian and listen to his podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.