|Aug. 19 10:20 AM PT11:20 AM MT12:20 PM CT1:20 PM ET13:20 ET17:20 GMT1:20 10:20 AM MST12:20 PM EST12:50 PM VEN21:20 UAE12:20 PM CT-The Indians have signed Atchison to a contract for next season. Atchison's deal includes a team option in 2016. Financial terms were not immediately available.
Analysis: The 38-year-old Atchison has been major contributor out of Cleveland's bullpen this season, going 6-0 with a 2.95 ERA in 53 appearances. The 38-year-old signed a free agent minor league contract with the Indians in January and made the 25-man roster in spring training. He pitched in 50 games last season for the New York Mets. Atchison has held hitters to a .218 average and ranks among AL relief leaders in wins, inherited runners scored and innings.
|Aug. 3 9:12 AM PT10:12 AM MT11:12 AM CT12:12 PM ET12:12 ET16:12 GMT0:12 9:12 AM MST11:12 AM EST11:42 AM VEN20:12 UAE11:12 AM CT-Atchison improved to 4-0 with Cleveland's 2-0 victory against Texas on Saturday night.
Analysis: Atchison tossed 1 2-3 innings in relief of starter T.J. House and has a 1.56 ERA in his last 15 appearances.