Indians Claim Chris Schwinden Off Waivers

The Indians announced that they have claimed right-hander Chris Schwinden off of waivers from the Blue Jays.  Schwinden has been optioned to Triple-A Columbus.

The 25-year-old spent less than a week with Toronto after being picked up off of waivers from the Mets on Saturday.  Schwinden started two games for the Mets this year and nine starts for Triple-A Buffalo in which he posted a 2.59 ERA with 7.6 K/9 and 3.1 BB/9.  The righty allowed eight runs in three innings in his lone start for Toronto's Triple-A affiliate.

4 Responses to Indians Claim Chris Schwinden Off Waivers Leave a Reply

  1. feel bad for the guy. 3 teams in one week. wow.

    • Lastings 3 years ago

      I don’t feel bad for people that are employed, let alone a job as a professional baseball player getting paid by a major league club…

  2. Lastings 3 years ago

    This guy gets around more than a Schwinn village bicycle…

  3. jimbeau 3 years ago

    He is my boss’s nephew so yeah, I have a love/hate relationship with his success.

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