Indians sign P Marcum to minor-league deal

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The Cleveland Indians signed free agent right-handed pitcher Shaun Marcum to a minor-league contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League spring training camp, the team announced Monday.
Marcum, 32, signed a one-year, $4 million deal with the New York Mets prior to last season, but he went 1-10 with a 5.19 ERA for the Mets in 2013 before being shut down to undergo thoracic outlet syndrome surgery.
Marcum can opt out of the deal if he's not on the 25-man roster Opening Day, according to