October 15, 2013 (0 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced center fielder Michael Bourn underwent minor surgery on his left hamstring in Dallas, TX by Dr. Dan Cooper. He originally suffered the injury on a second base steal attempt in the ninth inning of the final game of the regular season
October 12, 2013 (1 comments)
Here is a current listing of players from the Indians’ organization expected to play winter ball this offseason. This is not a complete list as it will undoubtedly change over the course of winter ball as players finish up play and other players end up being assigned to a league.
October 2, 2013 (1 comments)
The American League Wildcard game may happening, but that did not stop the Cleveland Indians from making a move toward boosting their depth for 2014 and beyond. On Wednesday evening they claimed right-handed pitcher Tyler Cloyd from the Philadephia Phillies. To make room for him they designated left-handed pitcher Clay Rapada for assignment.
October 2, 2013 (8 comments)
The Indians released their roster for the American League Wildcard game against the Tampa Bay Rays tonight. The roster includes 11 pitchers and 14 position players, and really no surprises with the makeup of it.
September 1, 2013 (5 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced that they have added Preston Guilmet, Nick Hagadone, Blake Wood, Jose Ramirez and Kelly Shoppach to the roster, and have also DFAed Juan Diaz and Tim Fedroff.
August 31, 2013 (1 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced that they have added outfielder Jason Kubel to the to the major league roster. To make room for him on the 25-man roster they have optioned right-handed pitcher Carlos Carrasco to Triple-A Columbus. Also, David Cooper has opted out of his minor league contract with the Indians.
August 30, 2013 (0 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today signed free agent catcher Kelly Shoppach to a minor league contract and assigned him to the Triple-A Columbus roster.
August 30, 2013 (21 comments)
Hoping to help their offensive woes, the Indians have reportedly acquired outfielder Jason Kubel in a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for a minor league pitcher and cash. The deal is expected to be announced on Friday and the IBI's Jim Berdysz gives some quick notes on the trade.
August 29, 2013 (7 comments)
The Brett Myers era in Cleveland is officially over. On Thursday afternoon the club announced that they activated the right-hander from the 60-day disabled list and released him from his contract.
August 28, 2013 (0 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced that they have placed outfielder Ryan Raburn on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left Achilles tendon (retroactive to August 19th). To fill his roster spot they have purchased the contract of outfielder Matt Carson from Triple-A Columbus.
August 27, 2013 (0 comments)
On Tuesday the Indians announced that four position players have been named to the Arizona Fall League. Outfielder Tyler Naquin, second baseman Joey Wendle, catcher Jake Lowery and infielder/catcher Tony Wolters were all named to the team.
August 20, 2013 (3 comments)
The Indians announced on Tuesday morning that Triple-A Columbus right-handed pitcher Diasuke Matsuzaka requested and was granted his release from his minor league contract with the Indians. He is now a free agent.
August 13, 2013 (9 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has signed free agent first baseman David Cooper to a minor league contract. The deal also includes an opt out if he is not added to the major league roster by the end of August.
August 9, 2013 (0 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced that they gave recalled right-handed pitcher Carlos Carrasco and have optioned right-handed pitcher Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Columbus.
August 8, 2013 (22 comments)
According to reports, the Indians have designated Mark Reynolds for assignment and have recalled right-handed pitcher Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Columbus. Tony provides the details and a quick look into the decision and why it was a long time coming for the Indians.
August 7, 2013 (4 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced they have signed outfielder Ryan Raburn to a two-year contract extension through the 2015 season with a club option for 2016. The Indians locked up one of their key offensive contributors beyond this season and Tony has the details.
August 6, 2013 (1 comments)
The Cleveland Indians today announced that they have placed right-handed pitcher Corey Kluber on the 15-day Disabled List with a right long finger sprain and have recalled right-handed pitcher Matt Langwell from Triple-A Columbus.
August 4, 2013 (5 comments)
The Indians have made an interesting change to their starting rotation in advance of the big four game series with the AL Central Division leading Tigers which starts on Monday. They have announced that Ubaldo Jimenez has been pushed back to Friday and that Danny Salazar will be called up from Triple-A Columbus to start the game on Wednesday.
July 30, 2013 (7 comments)
The Indians made a surprising move on Tuesday night optioning out right-handed pitcher Vinnie Pestano to Triple-A Columbus to make room on the 25-man roster for newly acquired left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski. Tony gives a quick recap of the move and makes sense of it.
July 30, 2013 (12 comments)
The Cleveland Indians completed a deal with the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday afternoon. While the Indians had been rumored to be talking to the Cardinals for the past few months, this certainly wasn't the deal that folks were pondering. Instead of dealing away Asdrubal Cabrera for a potential starter, they dealt a low-level minor leaguer for a left-handed reliever.