DETROIT: No fewer than10 players will be summoned from the minors beginning Sunday, when rosters can be expanded to 40.
Manager Terry Francona revealed today that relievers Preston Guilmet, Nick Hagadone, Blake Wood plus catcher Kelly Shoppach and infielder Jose Ramirez will arrive Sunday.
On Monday, reliever Clay Rapada will report to Cleveland, and on Tuesday, relievers Vinnie Pestano, C.C. Lee, starter/reliever Carlos Carrasco and starter Josh Tomlin will join the Tribe.
All of these players are being called up from Columbus except Ramirez, who spent the season at Akron, playing mostly second base and shortstop but who also spent a few games at third bae.
Ravmirez won't be 21 until Sept. 17, making him the fourth youngest player in the big leagues this year. He batted .272 with 16 doubles, six triples, three homers, 78 runs and 38 steals in 54 attempts.