While rehabbing with Class A Jupiter, Kotchman was batting .295 with 18 RBIs in 18 games.
Kotchman did not record a hit in 20 at-bats for Miami. The former first-round Draft pick posted a .229/.280/.333 batting line for the Indians in 2012 after bursting back onto the scene with the Rays in 2011, when Kotchman hit .306/.378/.422 and provided strong defense at first base.
The 30-year-old is a career .260/.326/.385 hitter over parts of 10 seasons with the Angels, Braves, Red Sox, Mariners, Rays, Indians and Marlins.
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