Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco put on disabled list

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Starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco #59 of the Cleveland Indians gets attention from a trainer after being hit by a line drive off the bat of Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins during the second inning at Progressive Field on June 16, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio.(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

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CLEVELAND– The Indians placed starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco on the 10-day disabled list, the team announced on Sunday.

The Tribe also placed pitcher Tyler Olson on the 10-day disabled list, and recalled pitchers Shane Bieber and Evan Marshall.

Carrasco suffered a right elbow contusion in Saturday’s game against the Twins at Progressive Field. A line drive from Minnesota’s Joe Mauer hit Cookie in the second inning.

The Indians lost, 9-3. They face the Twins Sunday at 1:10 p.m. with Bieber on the mound.

Carrasco was hit in the face by a line drive in 2015, but made his next turn in the rotation. The right-hander broke his right hand after being hit by a line drive late in the 2016 season and missed the playoffs.

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