Illinois Valley Central graduate Zach McAllister is expected to be recalled from Triple-A Columbus Thursday to pitch for the Cleveland Indians in Baltimore.


Illinois Valley Central graduate Zach McAllister is expected to be recalled from Triple-A Columbus Thursday to pitch for the Cleveland Indians in Baltimore.

The Indians optioned Jeanmar Gomez to Columbus Monday, opening the roster spot for McAllister.

McAllister earned a 1-1 record in four starts this season, including his first Major League Baseball win May 7 over the White Sox in an 8-6 victory for the Indians.

McAllister has a 3.96 earned run average with 22 strikeouts and six walks in his 25 innings this season.

The Indians face Baltimore on the road at 6:05 p.m. Thursday.