Originally Posted by scott91575
Not that I know of. The only way to send someone down to the minors from a MLB team is either through options or DFA. He will simply go right back on the 40 man once he clears waivers and is assigned to Louisville.
Well once he clears waivers, I imagine they will keep him off the 40 man unless they need to bring him back up. Having an open 40 man spot could be helpful if they want to do a waiver claim and would eventually be needed when Ludwick returns.