The Cleveland Indians have designated Shaun Marcum for assignment and have promoted Jeff Manship.
Marcum, 33, gave up six earned runs on six hits in two innings against the Cubs yesterday. The right-hander was 3-2 with a 5.40 ERA in 35 innings this season. He was giving 2.3 homes per nine innings.
This is the second time this season that Marcum has been designated for assignment by Cleveland.