The Buffalo Bisons today announced that they have placed RHP Adam Miller on the disabled list. With the roster room, RHP Joanniel Montero has been promoted from Single-A Lake County.
Montero is 0-0 with a 3.27ERA in three games and two starts with Lake County (11.0IP, 9H, 4R, 4ER, BB, 9K). He began the season at Single-A Kinston, where he recorded a save and a 5.40ERA in three outings (5.0IP, 6H, 3R, 3ER, BB, 2K).
Montero was originally signed by the Indians as a non-drafted free agent on July 22, 2004. Last season, he went 7-3 with a 3.81ERA in 18 games and 12 starts between Single-A Lake County and Mahoning Valley (75.2IP, 71H, 34R, 32ER, 11BB, 28K).
Miller is 0-1 with a 1.88ERA in six starts with the Bisons this season (28.2IP, 26H, 9R, 6ER, 12BB, 20K). He has not given up an earned run in four of his six starts.-herd-
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