Cleveland Indians call up Matt LaPorta

May 2, 2009

Travis Hafner’s troublesome shoulder has led the Cleveland Indians to call up their #2 prospect, according to Baseball America, in Outfielder Matt LaPorta.  Matt is hitting .333 with 22 Runs, 5 HRs, and 14 RBI in 21 games for Triple-A Columbus. 

LaPorta will have to compete for At Bats with David Dellucci.

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3 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. The Beeze
    May 2nd, 2009 at 2:31 pm #

    The Indianscall up LaPorta then sit him on the bench…Becaus eWedge is an idiot!

  2. LestersLegends
    May 2nd, 2009 at 5:05 pm #

    Yeah, he should be playing everyday so Triple-A is probably the best place for him.

  3. Louise
    May 27th, 2009 at 12:46 pm #

    The Cleveland Indians should be always competitive enough to keep pace with the others. I really like them; they’ve always been my favourite teams in MLB.Just read about them here: http://www.indianszone.com

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