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Guardians sign C Sandy León; trade J.C. Mejia and Harold Ramirez

November 22, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced the following transactions: Signed free agent C SANDY LEÓN to a Minor League contract with an invitation to 2022 Major League Spring Training Camp. Traded RHP J.C. MEJIA to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for a player to be named or cash.

Guardians Announce Series Of 40-man Roster Moves

November 19, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Guardians today announced several transactions relative to the club’s 40-man roster, adding 11 players to the club’s offseason roster: Selected the contracts of OF STEVEN KWAN, RHP CODY MORRIS and INF RICHIE PALACIOS from Triple-A Columbus. Selected the contracts of INF TYLER FREEMAN, C BRYAN

Cleveland Guardians era launches at Progressive Field

Marks the fifth team name in franchise history; first name change since 1915 | Guardians Team Store officially opens today, coinciding with website & social handle change
November 19, 2021

Cleveland, OH – The Cleveland Guardians era launched today at Progressive Field with the opening of the Cleveland Guardians Team Store concurring with a transition across all digital and social media platforms. The Guardians are joining the Blues (1901), Bronchos (1902), Naps (1903-1914) and Indians (1915-2021) as official team names

Joint statement released

November 16, 2021

The Cleveland Guardians Baseball Company, LLC and Guardians Roller Derby are pleased to announce an amicable resolution of the lawsuit filed by Guardians Roller Derby, whereby both organizations will continue to use the Guardians name.

Cleveland exercises 2022 club option on 3B José Ramírez; names Chris Valaika Major League hitting coach

November 5, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians today announced several club option decisions relative to the club’s 40-man roster and an addition to the Major League Coaching Staff: Exercised the 2022 club option on 3B JOSÉ RAMÍREZ. Declined the 2022 club option on C ROBERTO PÉREZ. Named CHRIS VALAIKA Major League

Cleveland Indians cancel in-person Guardians Fan Fest

Club to pursue virtual event before start of season to protect health and safety of the players and fans
November 5, 2021

Cleveland, OH – The Cleveland Indians today announced the cancellation of 2022 Guardians Fan Fest as an in-person gathering to protect the health and safety of players and fans during the COVID-19 pandemic. Typically held in January, our annual Fan Fest serves to connect our players with both fans and

Former Indians All-Star catcher Ray Fosse passes away at 74

Two-time All-Star and Gold Glove Catcher spent eight seasons with the Tribe
October 13, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH --- The Cleveland Indians are saddened to learn of the passing of Ray Fosse tonight. He was 74 years old. “The Cleveland Indians family is deeply saddened by the passing of Ray Fosse, a true fan favorite who loved wearing a Cleveland Indians uniform. He was so proud

Cleveland Indians announce September 22 game vs. Kansas City postponed; rescheduled for Monday, September 27

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September 22, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH -- The Cleveland Indians announced tonight’s (Sept. 22) game against the Kansas City Royals has been postponed due to inclement weather and will be rescheduled for Monday, September 27 with a scheduled first pitch of 1:10 p.m. ET. Gates will open at noon ET and fans holding tickets

Aaron Civale Named Cleveland’s Nominee For The 2021 Roberto Clemente Award

September 14, 2021

Major League Baseball today announced that AARON CIVALE was named the CLEVELAND INDIANS 2021 nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award, baseball’s most prestigious individual honor for Major Leaguers.

Walls of Love partners with the Cleveland Indians to do its EPIC 1000th Wall in Cleveland

September 3, 2021

CLEVELAND--Walls of Love and the Cleveland Indians have partnered to present the organizations 1000th Wall of Love right here in the Cleveland community on 9/4/2021 at 10a.m. The Wall of Love will be placed at the ballpark fencing on the corner of Carnegie and Ontario for the public. Please join

Cleveland Indians join Cavaliers, Browns to celebrate National Voter Registration Day in partnership with Cleveland Votes & the Cuyahoga County Board Of Elections

August 31, 2021

Cleveland, OH — Cleveland’s major professional sports teams, the Cavaliers, Browns and Indians, united as the 3-Team Alliance, in partnership with Cleveland VOTES and the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections will host National Voter’s Registration Day at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse on Tuesday, September 28th from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

CC Sabathia, Cleveland Indians join Get in the Game to announce new social equity initiative at Garrett Morgan

The award-winning organization brings a unique approach to empowering youth in Cleveland
August 20, 2021

Cleveland, OH—Get In the Game’s (GITG) Tom Walter, joined by MLB great CC Sabathia and representatives from the Cleveland Indians Charities (CIC), announced today that GITG is expanding its programming to Cleveland Ohio. Thanks, in part, to support from the CIC, GITG is launching a new program at the Garrett

Cleveland Guardians 2022 Spring Training schedule announced

Spring Training opener set for Feb. 26 vs. Reds at Goodyear Ballpark
August 18, 2021

Cleveland, OH—The club’s 2022 Cactus League schedule under the new name Cleveland Guardians, was announced today. The Guardians will open their spring slate at home against the Cincinnati Reds on Feb. 26 at Goodyear Ballpark. Cleveland will play 15 games as the home team at Goodyear Ballpark and 15 away

Cleveland Indians announce CLE Inspires Week, highlighted by the third annual CIC Giveathon presented by Kaulig Giving

Giveathon will take place during the Tribe’s game against Los Angeles-AL on Aug. 20; events during CLE Inspires Week include CC Sabathia Field Dedication, CIC Golf Outing, Topgolf event and more
August 16, 2021

Cleveland, OH -- The Cleveland Indians today announced CLE Inspires Week, featuring the third annual CIC Giveathon, presented by Kaulig Giving, which will raise money for Cleveland Indians Charities to help the PlayBall CLE! and Cleveland RBI youth baseball and softball initiatives. CLE Inspires Week will feature fundraising and community

Medical Mutual donates $100,000 to Cleveland Indians Charities for Youth Career-readiness Program

Cleveland Indians front office staff works with local Boys & Girls Clubs members in first cohort of Unique On Deck Development Program
August 13, 2021

Cleveland, OH— The Cleveland Indians have partnered with Medical Mutual and Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Ohio to create the On Deck Development Program – a summerlong career readiness program that partners front office team members from the Cleveland Indians with high school students in Northeast Ohio. Together, the

Cleveland Guardians 2022 Schedule Announced; Opening Day Tabbed For March 31 At Progressive Field

Guardians launch 2022 season with a five-game homestand against Kansas City and Minnesota
August 4, 2021

Cleveland, OH – The club’s 2022 season schedule, under the new name Cleveland Guardians, was announced today. The 2022 season will mark the organization’s 122nd as a charter member of the American League, the 28th year of calling Progressive Field home and the first season as the Cleveland Guardians.

Cleveland announces a series of roster moves

July 30, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians today announced the following transactions relative to the 2021 Major League roster: Recalled INF OWEN MILLER (#6) from AAA Columbus. Placed 1B BOBBY BRADLEY on the Bereavement List (1-to-3 days) Traded RHP PHIL MATON & C YAINER DIAZ to the Houston Astros in exchange

Terry Francona to step away for remainder of season

July 29, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians today announced the Manager Terry Francona will step away from managerial duties for the remainder of the 2021 season to focus on his health and recovery. Bench Coach DeMarlo Hale will assume managerial duties for the remainder of the season while Third Base Coach

Cleveland Indians to become Cleveland Guardians following 2021 season

July 23, 2021

Marks the fifth team name in franchise history; first name change since 1915 New Brand Elements Feature Continuity with Traditional Colors, Script Wordmark and an Evolution of “C” to Respect Cleveland’s Baseball Heritage Decision comes after culmination of 1,198 name options, 40,000 surveyed fans, 140 hours of interviews with fans,

Cleveland Indians and Ohio's 529 Plan announce a  $10,000 College Savings Award giveaway for fans in the Tribe's TV market

July 16, 2021

Cleveland, OH— The Cleveland Indians have partnered with Ohio Tuition Trust Authority, the administrator of Ohio’s 529 Plan, CollegeAdvantage, to hold a sweepstakes for a chance to win a $10,000 College Savings Award. “We are thrilled to partner with the Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Indians Charities this season to help

Cleveland completes Day 2 of 2021 MLB Draft

July 12, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH - Information on Cleveland Indians 2021 First-Year Player Draft selections. Round 1 (#23 overall) RHP GAVIN WILLIAMS AGE/DOB: 21, July 26, 1999 SCHOOL: East Carolina University BATS/THROWS: L/R HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-6/238 Pitched in parts of four seasons for the East Carolina Pirates, going 11-5 with a 2.65 ERA across

Indians Select RHP Gavin Williams 23rd Overall In The First Round of 2021 MLB Draft

July 11, 2021

The Cleveland Indians today announced the selection of RHP GAVIN WILIAMS with the 23rd overall pick in the first round of the 2021 MLB Draft. Williams, 21, has pitched in parts of four seasons for the East Carolina Pirates, going 11-5 with a 2.65 ERA across 53 collegiate games/17 starts

Cleveland Indians announce July 11 game vs. Kansas City postponed; rescheduled as part of a traditional doubleheader on Sept. 20

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July 11, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH -- The Cleveland Indians announced today’s (July 11) game against the Kansas City Royals has been postponed due to inclement weather and will be rescheduled as a traditional doubleheader on Monday, September 20 with two 7-inning games starting at 5:10 p.m. ET. Gates will open at 4:00 p.m.

Seattle/Cleveland complete trade

July 9, 2021

RHP Damon Casetta-Stubbs has been named the PTBNL from the Seattle Mariners to complete the June 10th trade that sent Jake Bauers to Seattle. A former 11th round draft pick in the 2018 MLB June Amateur Draft from the King’s Way Christian Schools in Vancouver, WA, Stubbs is 3-3 with

Cleveland Indians, Great Lakes Brewing Co. announce Christmas Ale in July at the Ballpark

Christmas Ale will be available on tap at Progressive Field Thursday, July 22; is one of a number of special events GLBC is hosting with its valued partners
July 6, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Indians today announced that Great Lakes Brewing Co.’s Christmas Ale will be featured at Progressive Field as part of Christmas Ale in July at the Ballpark – the first ever Christmas Ale in July celebration at Progressive Field on Thursday, July 22. Christmas Ale in