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Cleveland Indians Active Roster

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2017
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)
    Cody AllenRPActive28.3346-1195R-R20124.076CLE: 2011-23-6982012-07-20Contract purchased from Columbus (AAA)
    Cody AndersonRPDL-6027.0366-4225R-R20151.017CLE: 2011-14-4282016-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Shawn ArmstrongRPActive27.0396-2196R-R20150.074CLE: 2011-18-5482017-09-05Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Trevor BauerSPActive26.2766-1175R-R20122.158ARI: 2011-1-32014-05-20Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Carlos CarrascoSPActive30.2136-3178R-R20095.147UDFA2013-09-03Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Mike ClevingerRPActive26.3036-4190R-R20160.079ANA: 2011-4-1352017-06-22Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Kyle CrockettRPActive25.3106-2170L-L20141.119CLE: 2013-4-1112017-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Nick GoodyRPActive26.1065-11197R-R20150.160NYA: 2012-6-2172017-04-14Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Corey KluberSPActive31.1936-4215R-R20114.074SDN: 2007-4-1342013-04-17Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Boone LoganRPDL-6033.0686-5200R-L20069.140CHA: 2002-20-6002017-02-06Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($5.5m) Club option for 2018 at $7m with $1m buyout
    Zach McAllisterRPActive29.3176-5230R-R20114.077NYA: 2006-3-1042014-08-31Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Andrew MillerRPActive32.1526-6175L-L20068.062DET: 2006-1-62016-08-01Traded from Yankees to Indians for Clint Frazier,Ben Heller,J.P. Feyereisen and Justus Sheffield
    Shawn MorimandoPActive24.3345-11170L-L20160.002CLE: 2011-19-5782017-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Tyler OlsonPActive28.0186-3180R-L20150.059SEA: 2013-7-2072017-07-31Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Danny OteroRPActive32.2436-3200R-R20123.124SFN: 2007-21-6442015-12-19Traded from Phillies to Indians for cash considerations
    Adam PlutkoPActive26.0176-3180R-R20160.013CLE: 2013-11-3212017-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Danny SalazarSPActive27.2826-1175R-R20132.162UDFA2015-04-18Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Bryan ShawRPActive29.3476-1215B-R20115.081ARI: 2008-2-732012-12-11Traded from Diamondbacks with Matt Albers and Trevor Bauer to Indians for Tony Sipp and Lars Anderson
    Joe SmithRPActive33.2126-2205R-R20079.091NYN: 2006-3-942017-07-31Traded from Blue Jays to Indians for Thomas Pannone and Samad Taylor
    Josh TomlinSPActive33.0016-1175R-R20106.033CLE: 2006-19-5812015-08-15Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Yan GomesCActive30.0936-1220R-R20124.083TOR: 2009-10-3102013-04-28Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Francisco MejiaCActive21.3595-10175B-R20170.000UDFA2017-09-01Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Roberto PerezCActive28.3016-0205R-R20142.083CLE: 2008-33-10112014-07-08Contract purchased from minors
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Yandy Diaz3BActive26.0736-2185R-R20170.000UDFA2017-08-22Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Erik Gonzalez2BActive26.0506-1165R-R20160.053UDFA2017-08-23Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Jason Kipnis2BActive30.2005-10175L-R20115.069CLE: 2009-2-632014-05-28Recalled from minor league rehab assignment
    Francisco LindorSSActive23.3405-11175B-R20151.113CLE: 2011-1-82015-06-14Contract purchased from minors
    Jose Ramirez2BActive25.0335-9165B-R20132.074UDFA2015-08-04Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Carlos Santana1B-RFActive31.1955-11170B-R20106.115UDFABefore May '12Signed to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($21m) Club option for 2017 at $12m
    Giovanny Urshela3BActive26.0096-0185R-R20150.118UDFA2017-07-07Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Greg AllenCFActive24.2196-0165B-R20170.000CLE: 2014-6-1882017-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    Abraham AlmonteLFActive28.1215-9170B-R20132.052UDFA2017-08-05Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Michael BrantleyLFActive30.1586-2180L-L20096.131MIL: 2005-7-2052010-08-06Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Jay BruceRF-1BActive30.2006-3195L-L20088.125CIN: 2005-1-122017-08-09Traded from Mets to Indians for Ryder Ryan
    Lonnie ChisenhallCFActive29.0166-1200L-R20114.158CLE: 2008-1-292015-07-31Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Brandon GuyerLF-RFActive31.2656-1210R-R20114.066CHN: 2007-5-1572016-08-01Traded from Rays to Indians for Nathan Lukes and Jhon Salinas
    Austin JacksonCFActive30.2616-1185R-R20107.000NYA: 2005-8-2592017-03-28Contract purchased from minors
    Tyler NaquinCFActive26.1796-0165L-R20160.163CLE: 2012-1-152017-09-05Recalled from Columbus (AAA)
    Bradley ZimmerCFActive24.3276-4185L-R20170.000CLE: 2014-1-212017-05-16Contract purchased from minors
    Designated HittersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Edwin EncarnacionDH-1BActive34.2866-1175R-R200511.085TEX: 2000-9-2742017-01-04Signed to 3-year contract for 2017-2019 ($60m) 13--17--20 Club option for 2020 $20m

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