Boston, MA (Sports Network) - The Cleveland Indians activated first
baseman/outfielder Nick Swisher from the paternity list Friday.
Swisher was placed on the list Tuesday, when his wife gave birth to their
Swisher has hit .274 with six home runs and 16 runs batted in over 40 games
this season, his first with Tribe after signing a four-year, $56 million deal
with the club in the offseason.
To make room for Swisher, the Indians optioned infielder Cord Phelps to
Triple-A Columbus. Phelps went 0-for-9 in four games with the Tribe.
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