|July 23 10:38 AM PT11:38 AM MT12:38 PM CT1:38 PM ET13:38 ET17:38 GMT1:38 10:38 AM MST12:38 PM EST1:08 PM VEN21:38 UAE12:38 PM CT-Salazar was impressive in his first big league start in more than two months, limiting Minnesota to a run and six hits while striking out six over five innings of an 8-2 road win Tuesday.
Analysis: Salazar was pegged by many pundits before the season as a potential candidate for a breakout season, but he struggled in his first nine major league outings this season. He came into Tuesday's start just 1-4 with a 5.53 ERA in eight games.
|July 22 1:36 PM PT2:36 PM MT3:36 PM CT4:36 PM ET16:36 ET20:36 GMT4:36 1:36 PM MST3:36 PM EST4:06 PM VEN0:36 UAE (+1)3:36 PM CT-The Cleveland Indians have optioned right-handed reliever C.C. Lee to Triple-A Columbus, clearing room on their roster for Salazar.
Analysis: The move was made before Tuesday's game at Minnesota, where Salazar was scheduled to start after being recalled from Columbus. Salazar was in the rotation from opening day until he was sent to Columbus May 16, making eight starts for the Indians while going 1-4 with a 5.53 ERA. He made 10 starts for Columbus and posted a 2.32 ERA with 39 strikeouts in 31 innings over his last five turns.
|May 16 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET19:56 GMT3:56 12:56 PM MST2:56 PM EST3:26 PM VEN23:56 UAE2:56 PM CT-The Cleveland Indians have optioned Salazar to Triple-A Columbus after he struggled in eight starts this season.
Analysis: Salazar started last season's wild-card playoff game. But he was 1-4 with a 5.53 ERA, striking out 47 in 40 2-3 innings, but allowed 49 hits, including eight home runs.
|May 3 1:34 PM PT2:34 PM MT3:34 PM CT4:34 PM ET16:34 ET20:34 GMT4:34 1:34 PM MST3:34 PM EST4:04 PM VEN0:34 UAE (+1)3:34 PM CT-Salazar earned his first win in Friday's rout of the ChiSox.
Analysis: Salazar was charged with five runs, three earned, in five innings so he is still not pitching well. He faces the Twins next.
|Apr. 28 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET17:36 ET21:36 GMT5:36 2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST5:06 PM VEN1:36 UAE (+1)4:36 PM CT-Salazar had his best outing of the season Sunday but did not get a decision in Cleveland's 4-1 loss to San Francisco.
Analysis: Salazar (0-3, 6.04 ERA) gave up one run on five hits in a season-best seven innings. He walked one and struck out eight. Salazar had allowed five runs and failed to make it past the fifth inning in each of his previous three outings. Salazar is 0-5 in nine career road starts.
|Apr. 18 2:34 PM PT3:34 PM MT4:34 PM CT5:34 PM ET17:34 ET21:34 GMT5:34 2:34 PM MST4:34 PM EST5:04 PM VEN1:34 UAE (+1)4:34 PM CT-Salazar struggled again Thursday against Detroit, surrendering five runs and six hits over just 4 2-3 innings.
Analysis: Expected to be a major fantasy breakout player in 2014, Salazar hasn't delivered on the promise thus far with a 7.71 ERA through three starts.
|Apr. 11 1:02 PM PT2:02 PM MT3:02 PM CT4:02 PM ET16:02 ET20:02 GMT4:02 1:02 PM MST3:02 PM EST3:32 PM VEN0:02 UAE (+1)3:02 PM CT-Salazar had a weird outing Thursday.
Analysis: Salazar struck out 10 in 3 2-3 innings. He also gave up five runs and six hits, including two homers. "Well, it's an interesting linescore," cracked Indians manager Terry Francona, ever the comedian.
|Apr. 5 4:18 PM PT5:18 PM MT6:18 PM CT7:18 PM ET19:18 ET23:18 GMT7:18 4:18 PM MST6:18 PM EST6:48 PM VEN3:18 UAE (+1)6:18 PM CT-Salazar did not get a decision Friday for the Tribe.
Analysis: Salazar allowed two runs in 5 2-3 non-descript innings.
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|WC||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||4.0||4||3||3||1||2||1||4||6.75|
|Career||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||4.0||4||3||3||1||2||1||4||6.75|