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Indians' Giljegiljaw Kungkuan: Available off bench
Kungkuan (oblique) is listed as an available bench option in Thursday's Cactus League game against the Dodgers, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Kungkuan's 2019 season ended on the 7-day injured list at Double-A Akron, but his inclusion on the lineup card Thursday suggests that he's made a full recovery from the left oblique strain. The 25-year-old probably won't see more than a handful of at-bats with the big club during Cactus League play before he's assigned to minor-league camp.... See More ... See Less
Indians' Li-Jen Chu: Placed on IL
Chu (oblique) was placed on the 7-day IL at Double-A Akron with a left oblique strain.
This will leave Logan Ice to handle the full-time catching duties while Chu recovers. Prior to the injury, the two backstops were spending relatively equal time behind the plate. In 60 games with Double-A Akron, the 25-year-old Chu is slashing .229/.290/.327 with five home runs and 25 RBI across 210 plate appearances.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-11, 200 lbs
|Birthplace: Taichung, Taiwan
|Bats/Throws: R, R