|Cleveland Indians – No. 28|
April 10, 1986 |
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|September 1, 2011 for the Cleveland Indians|
(through July 10, 2014)
|Earned run average||3.78|
On August 25, 2008, he was named the Midwest League Pitcher of the Week. On June 1, 2009, he was named the California League Pitcher of the Week. On July 26, 2010, Kluber was named the Texas League Pitcher of the Week. The Padres traded him to the Indians in late July 2010 in the three team trade between the Padres, Indians, and St. Louis Cardinals that sent Jake Westbrook to the Cardinals and Ryan Ludwick to the Padres. After the 2010 season, he took part in the Indians' Winter Development Program. In 2011, he was placed on the Indians' 40-man roster.
Kluber was called up to the Indians on September 1, 2011.
Kluber relies on a low to mid 90's fastball, along with a cutter, curveball and changeup.
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