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Indians Add Five To 40-Man Roster

Zach McAllister ... on Indians' 40-man roster.

Right-hander Josh Judy and four other minor-leaguers were added to the Cleveland Indians' 40-man roster on Friday. Infielder Jared Goedert, lefty Nick Hagadone and right-handers Corey Kluber and Zach McAllister also were added -- thereby protecting them all from being selected in the upcoming Rule 5 draft. The Indians hope a number of others in the minor-league organization slip past that process.

"These are all players that we believe can at some point become good players in Cleveland," general manager Chris Antonetti said. "It was a tough decision-making process and there are others we would have liked to put on the roster, too." Among those players are often-injured right-hander Adam Miller, who has not pitched in a competitive game since April 2008. "We re-signed Adam to a minor-league... Recommended Stories