Found August 05, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Cleveland Indians designated right-handed reliever Jeremy Accardo for assignment and promoted left-hander Chris Seddon from Class AAA Columbus, the club announced Saturday. Accardo went 0-0 with a 4.58 ERA in 26 relief appearances for the Indians this season. Seddon, 28, has gone 11-5 with a 3.44 ERA in 20 starts for the Clippers this year. Seddon will start today's game against the Detroit Tigers, his first major league appearance in nearly two years.

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