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AL Central: Cleveland signs David Lough

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Check out everything happening in the American League Central.

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Cleveland has signed David Lough to a minor-league deal. This is what we’re going to call an affordable insurance policy that we never hope to have to cash in. The outfielder is versatile and is known for his offensive abilities. He spent 2016 with the Phillies, slashing .239/.342/.313, so he’s not totally burnt out at the plate.

He could serve as a veteran glove on the green in case another injury to Cleveland’s roster arises. Sadly, this meas Yandy Diaz isn’t quite ready to come back for Cleveland.

Here’s what else is goin’ down in the American League Central: