Indians Sign Robinson Tejeda to Minor League Contract

KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 05: Robinson Tejeda #51 of the Kansas City Royals throws a pitch against the Detroit Tigers during the season opener on April 5, 2010 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by G. Newman Lowrance/Getty Images)

The Cleveland Indians have signed right-handed pitcher Robinson Tejeda to a minor league contract, according to Jordan Bastian of MLB.com via twitter. Bastian adds that Durbin's Major League deal from a year ago was widely seen as a bad move, and Tejeda is less risky and adds a bit of insurance.

Cleveland's bullpen now stands as Chris Perez, Tony Sipp, Vinnie Pestano, Rafael Perez, Joe Smith, and Frank Herrman. Tejeda will be a non-roster invite:

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