Indians recalled RHP Vinnie Pestano from Triple-A Columbus.
Indians optioned RHP Vinnie Pestano to Triple-A Columbus.
Indians general manager Chris Antonetti announced Saturday that Vinnie Pestano has secured a spot on the team's Opening Day roster.
Vinnie Pestano (elbow) will make his Cactus League debut on Monday when the Indians take on the Rangers.
Vinnie Pestano lost his arbitration hearing against the Indians and was awarded a $975,000 salary for 2014.
Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports that Vinnie Pestano and the Indians are "currently at (a) standstill" in arbitration talks.
Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway said Vinnie Pestano suffered an injury to his right elbow during last year's World Baseball Classic.
Vinnie Pestano requested $1.45 million and was offered $975,000 from the Indians when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports that Vinnie Pestano will be optioned to Triple-A.
Indians manager Terry Francona has removed Vinnie Pestano from his eighth inning role.
Vinnie Pestano worked a scoreless ninth inning to pick up his fifth save of the season on Wednesday.
Vinnie Pestano pitched a scoreless ninth Monday against the Orioles for his fourth save.