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Cleveland Indians release reliever Scott Atchison

The Cleveland Indians announced the release of reliever Scott Atchison on Sunday.The right-hander was 1-1 with a 6.86 ERA over 19 2/3 innings (23 appearances) pitched this season.Atchison was designated for assignment on June 23 after injuries caused him to struggle for most of the season.
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Indians designate Atchison for assignment

CLEVELAND (AP) Right-hander Scott Atchison has been designated for assignment by the Cleveland Indians. The 39-year-old was 1-1 with a 6.86 ERA in 23 relief appearances, allowing 15 runs and 23 hits - including six homers - in 19 2-3 innings. Atchison was 6-0 with a 2.75 ERA in 70 appearances last season. Right-hander Austin Adams was recalled from Triple-A Columbus on Tuesday....
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians designate Scott Atchison, recall Austin Adams

The Cleveland Indians announced a pair of roster moves Tuesday afternoon, designating reliever Scott Atchison for assignment and recalling Austin Adams. Atchison, 39, has struggled since his return from the disabled list on June 13. In his last seven appearances, he's given up eight earned runs off of 10 hits in seven innings pitched for an ERA of 10.29. Adams, who will replace Atchison...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Atchison Strikes Out Three in Rehab Assignment

The Indians bullpen has been one of the biggest weaknesses since the start of the season, but it’s about to get big boost with the return of veteran Scott Atchison, who could be returning any day now. He was placed on the 15-Day Disabled list with a sprained left ankle injury on May 28. Atchison, 39, was a core part of the bullpen last year when he appeared in 70 games for the...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians reliever Scott Atchison says he's ready to re-join team

Scott Atchison says he's ready to re-join the Cleveland Indians' bullpen and could be activated as early as this weekend. The 39-year-old reliever pitched one scoreless inning Wednesday night on a rehab assignment with the Double-A Akron Rubber Ducks. "It went well," Atchison told "I was able to get back to what I do." Atchison has been on the disabled list since May...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians place Carlos Santana on paternity list, Scott Atchison heads to DL

Before their four-game road series against the Mariners begins Thursday night, the Indians announced that they have placed first baseman Carlos Santana on the paternity list (with the birth of his first child) and Scott Atchison on the disabled list (left ankle sprain). To fill these two roster spots, the Indians announced that they have called-up reliever Austin Adams and outfielder...
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May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Atchison, Aging Well, Will Again be Key Bullpen Arm in 2015

The time-line for most Major League Baseball players typically involves being a rookie in their early 20s, hitting their stride in their mid 20s, having their peak years in their late 20s and early 30s, declining in their mid 30s and retiring – if lucky enough – in their late 30s. Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Scott Atchison is far from your typical baseball player, at least...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

How old is Indians pitcher Scott Atchison? 'His first career strikeout was Babe Ruth'

Indians reliever Scott Atchison is 38 years old, which is about 10 years older than the team's average player age of 28.7. While he's not the oldest player on the team -- Jason Giambi is 41 -- the gray-haired right-hander surely wears the part of the grizzled veteran quite well. Just ask his youthful teammates, who spent the better part of Tuesday night having fun at Atchison's expense...
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July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Journey Man Scott Atchison Looks To Return to 2012 Form

The Cleveland Indians open the 2014 season with new expectations despite many questions. The Indians’ 25-man roster will look different than the group that won 92 games and lost the American League Wild Card game to the Tampa Bay Rays. While the roster may change and the expectations grow, Cleveland will need answer many questions this spring before opening the season in Oakland...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Indians Sign Scott Atchison To Minors Deal

The Cleveland Indians signed free agent reliever Scott Atchison to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training camp, where he’ll have a chance to win a spot in the Tribe’s bullpen. The 37-year-old appeared in 50 games for the Mets last season, despite two trips to the disabled list. He posted a 4.37 ERA and 1.26 WHIP in 45.1 innings with 28 strikeouts. He became...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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