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Shaun Marcum (SP,RP)

Free Agent

The Indians have told veteran pitchers Bruce Chen, Shaun Marcum and Scott Downs that they will not make their big-league club. (Source: Paul Hoynes on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Shaun Marcum previous said he might go to Class AAA Columbus based on the way the Indians treated him last year while he was recovering from a stress fracture in his right shoulder. He could provide valuable innings wherever he lands.

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Non-roster invitee Shaun Marcum fired 3 scoreless innings against the Royals in Cactus League play on Monday. He gave up 2 singles and struck out 2.

Fantasy Impact: Having lost Gavin Floyd to elbow surgery, Shaun Marcum's performance is good news for the Indians. He is the dark horse for a rotation spot but if he can produce a few more outings like this, then he might grab the 5th starter job as Josh Tomlin, Danny Salazar & TJ House all have options.

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Shaun Marcum gave up 1 run on 2 hits in 2 innings in the Cactus League game against the Cubs.

Fantasy Impact: With the news that Gavin Floyd will be out of action indefinitely, the presence of non-roster invitee Shaun Marcum at spring training becomes more important. He is unlikely to make the rotation but if healthy, he could prove to be an important arm in 2015.

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