The Indians are adding another bat to the mix for the stretch run.
Cleveland has acquired outfielder Jay Bruce from the Mets.
Yahoo! is reporting the Indians will take on Bruce's entire salary.
The lefty slugger is hitting .256 with 29 home runs and 75 RBI this season.
Cleveland put outfielder Michael Brantley on the 10-day disabled list on Wednesday.
Bruce is set to join the Indians in Tampa Bay this weekend.
New York acquired prospect Ryder Ryan from Cleveland.