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Cleveland Indians Active Roster

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2016
Team Location: Cleveland,Ohio

Ballparks:   Progressive Field (2008-2016), Jacobs Field (1994-2007), Cleveland Stadium (1974-1993), Cleveland Municipal Stadium (1932-1973), League Park (1903-1946)

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Organization Affiliates:MLB: Cleveland Indians (MLB-AL)   AAA: Columbus Clippers (IL)   AA: Akron RubberDucks (East)   A+: Lynchburg Hillcats (Caro)   A: Lake County Captains (Midw)   A-: Mahoning Valley Scrappers (NYPL)   Rk: Dominican Indians (DSL)   Rk: Arizona Indians (Ariz)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Active rosters are generally set at 25 players and does not include injuries. On September 1, active rosters are expanded to a maximum of 40 players where the players on the active roster must be on the team's 40-man roster.
  • The 25man date column refers to the date the player was added to the 25-man roster for this team. The date does not consider injuries or minor league rehab stints as an interruption of this date. The date indicates that a player joined this team's active roster on xxxx-xx-xx date and was not demoted or on a different team since. TBC only started tracking daily roster movement since May of 2012.
  • PitchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Austin AdamsRPActive30.1065-11185R-R20141.002CLE: 2009-5-1552016-09-10Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Cody AllenRPActive28.0136-1195R-R20123.076CLE: 2011-23-6982012-07-20Contract purchased from Columbus (AAA)
    Cody AndersonRPActive26.0806-4225R-R20150.106CLE: 2011-14-4282016-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Shawn ArmstrongRPActive26.0836-2196R-R20150.041CLE: 2011-18-5482016-09-06Recalled from Lake County (A)
    Trevor BauerSPActive25.3206-1175R-R20121.158ARI: 2011-1-32014-05-20Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Carlos CarrascoSPActive29.2576-3178R-R20094.147UDFA2013-09-03Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Mike ClevingerRPActive25.3476-4190R-R20160.000ANA: 2011-4-1352016-08-04Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Joseph ColonRPActive26.2886-0167R-R20160.000CLE: 2009-12-3652016-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Kyle CrockettRPActive24.3546-2170L-L20141.033CLE: 2013-4-1112016-09-05Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Perci GarnerRPActive27.3556-1222R-R20160.000PHI: 2010-2-772016-08-31Contract purchased from minors
    Corey KluberSPActive30.2376-4215R-R20113.074SDN: 2007-4-1342013-04-17Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Jeff ManshipRPActive31.3216-0165R-R20092.130MIN: 2006-14-4262015-06-18Contract purchased from minors
    Zach McAllisterSPActive28.3616-5230R-R20113.077NYA: 2006-3-1042014-08-31Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Ryan MerrittSPActive24.2866-0160L-L20160.000CLE: 2011-16-4882016-09-11Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Andrew MillerRPActive31.1966-6175L-L20067.062DET: 2006-1-62016-08-01Traded from Yankees to Indians for Clint Frazier,Ben Heller,J.P. Feyereisen and Justus Sheffield
    Danny OteroRPActive31.2876-3200R-R20122.124SFN: 2007-21-6442015-12-19Traded from Phillies to Indians for cash considerations
    Adam PlutkoPActive25.0616-3180R-R20160.000CLE: 2013-11-3212016-09-17Contract purchased from minors
    Danny SalazarSPActive26.3266-1175R-R20131.162UDFA2015-04-18Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Bryan ShawRPActive29.0256-1215B-R20114.081ARI: 2008-2-732012-12-11Traded from Diamondbacks with Matt Albers and Trevor Bauer to Indians for Tony Sipp and Lars Anderson
    Josh TomlinSPActive32.0456-1175R-R20105.033CLE: 2006-19-5812015-08-15Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    CatchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Yan GomesCDL-6029.1376-1220R-R20123.083TOR: 2009-10-3102013-04-28Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Adam MooreCActive32.2096-3210R-R20092.070SEA: 2006-6-1712016-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    Roberto PerezCActive27.3456-0205R-R20141.083CLE: 2008-33-10112014-07-08Contract purchased from minors
    InfieldersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Jesus Aguilar1BActive26.1566-3241R-R20140.060UDFA2016-09-11Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Erik Gonzalez2BActive25.0946-1165R-R20160.000UDFA2016-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Jason Kipnis2BActive29.2445-10175L-R20114.069CLE: 2009-2-632014-05-28Recalled from minor league rehab assignment
    Francisco LindorSSActive23.0195-11175B-R20150.113CLE: 2011-1-82015-06-14Contract purchased from minors
    Mike Napoli1B-DHActive35.0336-1205R-R20069.151ANA: 2000-17-5002016-01-09Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($7m) [Free Agent]
    Jose Ramirez3BActive24.0775-9165B-R20131.074UDFA2015-08-04Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Carlos Santana1B-DHActive30.2395-11170B-R20105.115UDFABefore May '12Signed to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($21m)
    OutfieldersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Abraham AlmonteRFActive27.1655-9170B-R20131.052UDFA2015-08-09Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Michael BrantleyLFDL-6029.2026-2180L-L20095.131MIL: 2005-7-205Before May '12
    Lonnie ChisenhallRFActive28.0606-1200L-R20113.158CLE: 2008-1-292015-07-31Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Coco CrispLFActive37.0326-0185B-R200212.158SLN: 1999-7-2222016-08-31Traded from Athletics to Indians for Colt Hynes
    Rajai DavisLFActive36.0455-11170R-R20068.167PIT: 2001-38-11342015-12-18Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($5.25m) [Free Agent]
    Brandon GuyerLFActive30.3096-1210R-R20113.066CHN: 2007-5-1572016-08-01Traded from Rays to Indians for Nathan Lukes and Jhon Salinas
    Tyler NaquinCFActive25.2236-0165L-R20160.000CLE: 2012-1-152016-06-02Recalled from Columbus (AAA)


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