Welcome back, Jeff Clement

Jeff Clement, who appeared in 54 games for the Pirates in 2010, has been called up from Triple-A Indianapolis. Yamaico Navarro was optioned back to Indy.

Clement, 29, hit .276 with 16 homers in 112 games for the Indians. He hasn’t been great as of late, hitting just .154 in his last ten games and .169 in the month of August. He’ll contribute as a power bat off the bench.

Navarro appeared in four games since being recalled last weekend. He went hitless in five plate appearances. On the year, Yamaico has hit .160 in 29 big league games. With the return of Jordy Mercer, there’s really no need for Navarro, as Josh Harrison also plays a similar role.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s