Indians add RHP Joba Chamberlain to Opening Day roster

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster:

Purchased the contract of RHP JOBA CHAMBERLAIN from the Triple-A Columbus roster.

Placed RHP TOMMY HUNTER (rehab, R core muscle surgery; retro. 3/26) on the 15-day Disabled List.

Designated OF JAMES RAMSEY for assignment.

The Indians are set to open the 2016 Championship Season tomorrow, Tuesday, April 5 against the Boston Red Sox at 1:10 PM EDT.


#      PITCHERS (13/1)        B/T

37           ALLEN, Cody                      R/R

56           ANDERSON, Cody             R/R

47           BAUER, Trevor                   R/R

59           CARRASCO, Carlos           R/R

62           CHAMBERLAIN, Joba        R/R

44           DETWILER, Ross               R/L

28           KLUBER, Corey                  R/R

53           MANSHIP, Jeff                    R/R

34           McALLISTER, Zach            R/R

61           OTERO, Dan                      R/R

31           SALAZAR, Danny               L/R

27           SHAW, Bryan                      S/R

43           TOMLIN, Josh                     R/R

48           HUNTER, Tommy               R/R(DL)


#      CATCHERS (2)          B/T

10           GOMES, Yan                       R/R

55           PEREZ, Roberto                 R/R


#      INFIELDERS (6) ________B/T

22           KIPNIS, Jason                    L/R

12           LINDOR, Francisco            S/R

26           NAPOLI, Mike                    R/R

11           RAMIREZ, Jose                  S/R

41           SANTANA, Carlos              S/R

4             URIBE, Juan                      R/R


#      OUTFIELDERS (4/2)     B/T

6             BYRD, Marlon                     R/R

7             COWGILL, Collin                R/L

20           DAVIS, Rajai                       R/R

72           NAQUIN, Tyler                    L/R

23           BRANTLEY, Michael          L/L(DL)

8             CHISENHALL, Lonnie        L/R(DL)