|Rick Bauer agrees to minor league deal with Indians|
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|Friday, 30 November 2007 11:08|
The 30-year-old Bauer split last season between the Philadelphia Phillies and Los Angeles Dodgers organizations. At Triple-A, he was 2-4, 7.36 ERA in 16 games with Ottawa and 0-2 with a 3.60 ERA in 25 games for Las Vegas.
Bauer has an 11-14 major league record with three saves and a 4.34 ERA in 183 appearances with the Baltimore Orioles and Texas Rangers.
Right-hander Jeff Harris and catcher Yamid Haad also agreed to minor league contracts.
The 33-year-old Harris pitched last season for Cleveland's top minor league team in Buffalo, going 6-9 with a 4.68 ERA in 27 games. The 30-year-old Haad hit .301 in 35 games at Buffalo. He has played in 18 games in the majors with the Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants over a 13-year professional career.