Well, it looks like the Matt LaPorta Story isn’t going to have a happy ending. Not this season, anyway. Paul Hoynes:
In a surprising move Tuesday the Indians optioned first baseman Matt LaPorta to Class AAA Columbus to make room for right-hander Jeanmar Gomez on the 25-man roster. Gomez will start against Oakland on Tuesday night at Progressive Field.
LaPorta, one of the few healthy regulars [...]