Hardball Talk "Zach McAllister‘s return to Cleveland lasted all of three days, as the Indians have optioned the right-hander back to Triple-A after he tossed seven innings of three-run ball versus the White Sox on Saturday. Even with the decent outing over the weekend McAllister has a 5.63 ERA in 11 starts..." July 15
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Want a clue about how badly the Indians didn't want to see Carlos Carrasco start Wednesday against the Angels? So much so that they're going to start Zach McAllister on three days rest for the first time in his career and put Carrasco in the bullpen. This will be Carrasco's second trip to the..." April 29
Cleveland Plain Dealer "When The Rally Squirrel finally made it into the Indians' bullpen around mid-game Monday night, reliever Cody Allen was, well, relieved. "I didn't want Bournie (Michael Bourn) going back on a ball in center field and look down and see a squirrel," said Allen. "I don't think they can review that..." April 22
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Zach McAllister provided the perfect remedy for the Indians' starting pitching woes. And with at least 18 innings on the docket for Wednesday, McAllister's timing couldn't be better for the Tribe. The right-hander limited the Padres to five hits over 7 2/3 scoreless innings and the new..." April 10
Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Indians have recalled Carlos Carrasco from Class AAA Columbus to start Saturday against Detroit at Comerica Park. Zach McAllister was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a sore right middle finger to make room for Carrasco. Carrasco could drop his appeal to his eight-game suspension..." June 08
Francona said McAllister will be bumped back (using off day) due to issue with finger.
Akron Beacon Journal "How high is Zach McAllister’s ceiling? In 2006, the Yankees thought enough of McAllister to take him in the third round of the draft, but his stock obviously fell precipitously, because General Manager Chris Antonetti was able to make him an Indian in 2010 for the bargain basement price of..." May 09
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Zach McAllister pitched 7 2/3 strong innings and Yan Gomes drove in the only run of the game Tuesday night as the Indians beat Oakland, 1-0, for their eighth victory in the last nine games. McAllister (3-3, 2.63), Rich Hill and Chris Perez combined on a six-hitter. The Indians are 6-1 on this..." May 08