Indians recall OF Tyler Naquin from AAA Columbus

Place OF Lonnie Chisenhall on the Bereavement List

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the 2016 Major League roster:

Recalled OF TYLER NAQUIN from AAA Columbus.

Placed OF LONNIE CHISENHALL on the Bereavement List.

Naquin opened the season with Cleveland, hitting .315 (17-54) with 2 2B, 2 3B, 8 runs and 2 RBI in 22 games prior to his May 7 option to Columbus. He hit in all five games he appeared in for the Clippers, batting .318 (7-22) with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 2 runs scored prior to today's recall.

Chisenhall has returned to his native North Carolina following a death in his immediate family. On the year he is batting .255 (13-51) with 2 2B, 1 3B and 3 RBI in 17 games. Lonnie can remain on the Bereavement List for a period of 3-to-7 days.