The Cleveland Indians trimmed its roster today by optioning 15 players to the minor leagues.
Pitchers Jon Meloan, Adam Miller, Juan Salas, Tony Sipp and infielder Luis Valbuena were optioned to AAA Columbus.
Pitcher Hector Rondon and catcher Carlos Santana, the top prospect in the organization according to Baseball America, were optioned to AA Akron.
Re-assigned to minor league camp:
Pitchers: Jack Cassel and David Huff
catcher: Armando Camacaro
infielders: Jordan Brown, Wes Hodges, Jesus Merchan, Beau Mills
Outfielder: Stephen Head