Bauer to start Clippers openeron Thursday.
Trevor Baueris scheduled tostart the home and season opener for the Clippers against Indianapolis at 7:05 p.m. Thursday in Huntington Park.
Josh Tomlin is scheduled to take the mound for Columbus on Friday against the Indians at 7:15. Beyond that the Clippers roster remains a work in progress.
The parent Cleveland Indians have signed veteran reliever Mark Lowe and catcher George Kottaras to minor-league contracts, pending physicals.
Lowe has a 294 games of big league experience with Seattle, Texas and the Angels. Kottaras has played 295 games in the majors with Boston, Milwaukee, Oakland and Kansas City. Both would likely be with the Clippers.
Cleveland also designated relief pitchers Preston Guilmet, Frank Herrmann and Colt Hynes for assignmenton Sunday to clear space on their 40-man roster. The three previously were optioned to Columbus and can remain in DFA limbo for up to 10 days.