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The Cleveland Indians activated outfielder Abraham Almonte from the restricted list Sunday following the completion of his 80-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs. Nike Air Force Ones Sale .Almonte is batting eighth and playing center field in the Indians lineup Sunday against the Toronto Blue Jays.He was 12-for-27 with four RBIs in seven games for Triple-A Columbus before his activation.To clear a roster spot for Almonte, left-handed reliever Shawn Morimando was sent to Columbus following a one-day stint with the Indians, who also moved?outfielder Michael Brantley (right shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day DL.Almonte was one of two Indians outfielders suspended this season for PED violations, an anabolic steroid generally used by veterinarians on horses. Veteran Marlon Byrd was suspended for 162 games earlier this month.The 27-year-old Almonte was suspended in February after testing positive for Boldenone. He accepted responsibility for his failed test but said he didnt know how the substance got into his system.Almonte hit .264 with five home runs and 20 RBIs in 51 games for the Indians in 2015, and he was expected to get significant playing time in the outfield this season with All-Star Michael Brantley recovering from offseason shoulder surgery.Brantley made his debut April 25 but has been sidelined since May 10 because his shoulder injury hadnt recovered to the point where he could play back-to-back games.Jose Ramirez has played left field for the Indians in place of Brantley. Entering Sunday, he is batting .296 with four home runs and 32 RBIs. Center fielder Rajai Davis (.275, 9 HRs, 31 RBIs), right fielder Lonnie Chisenhall (.305, 5 HRs, 22 RBIs) and rookie Tyler Naquin (.317, 6 HRs, 17 RBIs) also have given the Indians decent production in the outfield this season.The Indians lead the American League Central by six games.The Associated Press contributed to this report. Nike Air Force 1 Clearance . -- The Missouri Tigers might not have a roster full of superstars. Nike Air Force 1 Cheap Outlet . Fred Couples, captain of the U.S. side, put it all into perspective. "We know whos in charge," he said. . Jordan Lynch, the all-purpose Heisman Trophy finalist from Northern Illinois, failed to make it into that exclusive club.England head coach Tracey Neville was impressed with the performance of Sammy Wallace in Hertfordshire Mavericks win over Surrey Storm. The Mavs shooter fired her side to a 55-50 win over Surrey Storm in Saturdays Netball London Live fixture and Neville picked her out as a worthy player of the match at the Copper Box Arena. Cheap Air Force 1 Shoes Wholesale. Click on the video above to see Neville assess Wallaces display at the weekend. Also See: Vitality Superleague fixtures Table Live on Sky Sportswomen ' ' ' 

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