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Indians sign INF Brad Miller

12:20 PM EDT

The Cleveland Indians announced today the club has signed free agent INF BRAD MILLER (#17) to a Major League contract. To allow room on the 40-man roster, RHP DANNY SALAZAR (right shoulder rehab) has been placed on the 60-day Injured List. Miller, 29, spent the 2019 exhibition season with the

Indians sign OF Carlos Gonzalez

March 19, 2019

The Cleveland Indians announced today the club has signed free agent OF CARLOS GONZÁLEZ (#24) to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League Spring Training camp. González, 33, has spent virtually his entire career with the Colorado Rockies, posting a career Major League batting average of

Cleveland Indians announce schedule of Opening Day festivities for Monday, April 1 

Indians Alum and 1994 Opening Day hero Wayne Kirby to toss Ceremonial First Pitch to Tribe Hall of Famer Sandy Alomar; Team to honor Frank Robinson with Opening Day patch; 2018 American League Central Division Pennant to be unveiled
March 19, 2019

Cleveland, OH -- The Cleveland Indians today announced a full slate of festivities leading up to the Home Opener first pitch at 4:10PM on Monday, April 1 at Progressive Field. All gates open at 2PM. The game, the Tribe’s 26th Home Opener at Progressive Field, marks the 119th as a

Indians announce third roster reduction of the spring

March 15, 2019

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following transactions relative to the 2019 Major League Spring Training roster: Optioned RHP CHIH-WEI HU to Triple-A Columbus. Reassigned INF ERNIE CLEMENT, OF DANIEL JOHNSON, RHP HENRY MARTINEZ, INF MARK MATHIAS and LHP JOSH SMITH to Minor League camp. With today’s reduction of seven

Indians announce second roster reduction of the spring

March 11, 2019

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following transactions relative to the 2019 Major League Spring Training roster: Optioned INF YU CHANG, RHP JEFRY RODRIGUEZ and RHP BEN TAYLOR to Triple-A Columbus. Reassigned RHP JAMES HOYT, OF MIKE PAPI, RHP BROOKS POUNDERS and RHP ASHER WOJCIECHOWSKI to Minor League camp. With

CLEVELAND INDIANS ANNOUNCE TOP 10 BEST SELLING GAMES: SUMMER SATURDAY GAMES AMONG TOP SELLERS

Most popular games are summer weekends featuring a promotion; Fans encouraged to lock in tickets early for popular games
March 4, 2019

Cleveland, OH -- Summer weekend games for the American League Central Division Champion Cleveland Indians are the best-selling games after the first week of the club’s public ticket on-sale. Following the sold out April 1 home opener, the remaining best sellers fall on summer weekend dates and feature top promotions,

Indians sign INF Hanley Ramirez

February 26, 2019

The Cleveland Indians announced today the club has signed free agent INF HANLEY RAMIREZ (#2) to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League Spring Training camp. Ramirez, 35, owns a career Major League average of .290 (1825-for-6300) with 374 doubles, 269 home runs and 909 RBI

Indians announce home opener on April 1 sold out

Regular season tickets now on sale to the public
February 26, 2019

The American League Central Division champion Cleveland Indians announced today that the club’s Home Opener on April 1 is sold out*. Tickets for all other games went on sale to the general public today online only at 10 a.m. ET at Indians.com/Tickets. The Indians encourage fans to purchase early to

Single-game tickets go on sale to the general public tomorrow

Top promotional games, including Rock ‘N Blast and Sugardale Dollar Dog Nights expected to sell quickly
February 25, 2019

Cleveland Indians single-game tickets will go on sale to the public on Tuesday, February 26 at 10AM ET, online only at Indians.com. Tickets will be sold online only until Monday, March 11, when tickets will also be available at the Progressive Field Team Shop and Box Office. Fans will want

Indians sign RHP Tyler Clippard

February 23, 2019

The Cleveland Indians announced Saturday that the club has signed free agent RHP Tyler Clippard (#48) to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League Spring Training camp. Clippard, 34, spent the 2018 season with the Toronto Blue Jays, finishing tied for 4th in the American League

Indians announce promotions within baseball operations department

The Cleveland Indians President of Baseball Operations CHRIS ANTONETTI and General Manager MIKE CHERNOFF today announced the following promotions within the club's Baseball Operations Department.
February 13, 2019

The Cleveland Indians President of Baseball Operations CHRIS ANTONETTI and General Manager MIKE CHERNOFF today announced the following promotions within the club's Baseball Operations Department:Sky Andrecheck: Vice President, Research and DevelopmentSky joined the club in 2010, spending the previous three seasons as the club's Senior Director of Research and Development.

Indians' 2019 promos feature Lindor, Clevinger, Alomar bobbleheads

The Cleveland Indians have released the team's 2019 promotional schedule, which features four jerseys, three bobbleheads, and various other commemorative items, including a 25th anniversary Progressive Field replica ballpark.
February 13, 2019

The Cleveland Indians have released the team's 2019 promotional schedule, which features four jerseys, three bobbleheads, and various other commemorative items, including a 25th anniversary Progressive Field replica ballpark.BobbleheadsFans can add to their collection by scoring three bobbleheads this season, featuring Francisco Lindor (May 25, courtesy of Sugardale), Mike Clevinger

Indians announce 2019 Opening Day early-access ticket purchase opportunity

The Cleveland Indians today announced that fans can register for the 2019 Ticket Purchase Opportunity for the chance to gain early access to the club's Home Opener on Monday, April 1 -- before single-game tickets go on sale to the general public on Feb. 26.
February 12, 2019

The Cleveland Indians today announced that fans can register for the 2019 Ticket Purchase Opportunity for the chance to gain early access to the club's Home Opener on Monday, April 1 -- before single-game tickets go on sale to the general public on Feb. 26.Fans who register for the 2019

Lindor medical update

Francisco Lindor recently sustained a right calf strain while preparing for Spring Training in Orlando, FL.
February 8, 2019

Francisco Lindor recently sustained a right calf strain while preparing for Spring Training in Orlando, FL.He was evaluated Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic by Dr. Mark Schickendantz, who confirmed a moderate calf strain.  Francisco has started his rehab and will be evaluated daily this spring. He is expected to return

Indians statement regarding passing of Frank Robinson

"The Cleveland Indians organization is deeply saddened by the passing of baseball legend Frank Robinson."
February 7, 2019

"The Cleveland Indians organization is deeply saddened by the passing of baseball legend Frank Robinson. Our organization and the City of Cleveland are proud to have played a role in Frank's significant impact on the game when he became the first African-American manager in baseball history on April 8, 1975.

Indians and Miami Marlins complete trade

The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has acquired RHP NICK WITTGREN from the Miami Marlins in exchange for RHP JORDAN MILBRATH. Also, to make room on the 40-man roster for Wittgren, the Indians designated RHP A.J. COLE for assignment.
February 4, 2019

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has acquired RHP NICK WITTGREN from the Miami Marlins in exchange for RHP JORDAN MILBRATH. Also, to make room on the 40-man roster for Wittgren, the Indians designated RHP A.J. COLE for assignment.Wittgren, 27, split the 2018 campaign between the

Indians re-sign LHP Oliver Pérez

The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has re-signed free-agent LHP OLIVER PÉREZ (#39) to a Major League contract for the 2019 season with a vesting option for 2020.
January 25, 2019

The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has re-signed free-agent LHP OLIVER PÉREZ (#39) to a Major League contract for the 2019 season with a vesting option for 2020.  The June 2018 acquisition was a key member of the Indians bullpen, leading the team with 15 holds while recording scoreless appearances

Alomar Jr. to receive Lifetime Achievement from Greater Cleveland Sports Awards

Sandy Alomar Jr., former Cleveland Indians catcher and current first base coach will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Cuyahoga Community College during 19th Greater Cleveland Sports Awards presented by Medical Mutual and Huntington Bank.
January 22, 2019

Sandy Alomar Jr., former Cleveland Indians catcher and current first base coach will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Cuyahoga Community College during 19th Greater Cleveland Sports Awards presented by Medical Mutual and Huntington Bank. Sports Awards will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at the Renaissance Cleveland

Cleveland Indians announce 2019 Spring Training broadcast schedule

The Cleveland Indians today announced their game times and broadcast schedule for 2019 Cactus League play in Arizona, a schedule that opens against the Cincinnati Reds at Goodyear Ballpark on Feb. 23.
January 16, 2019

Cleveland, OH-The Cleveland Indians today announced their game times and broadcast schedule for 2019 Cactus League play in Arizona, a schedule that opens against the Cincinnati Reds at Goodyear Ballpark on Feb. 23.This Spring 12 games will be televised on SportsTime Ohio, while 15 games will be broadcast on the

Indians make waiver claim

The Cleveland Indians announced today they claimed right-hander A.J. Cole off waivers from the Yankees and reached an agreement on a 2019 contract with shortstop Francisco Lindor to avoid arbitration.
January 11, 2019

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians announced today the following transaction relative to the Major League 40-man roster:Claimed RHP A.J. COLE from the New York Yankees (40-man roster now at 39 players).Cole, 27, spent most of the 2018 season with the New York Yankees after opening the campaign as the

Indians invite six (6) to Major League camp

The Cleveland Indians announced today the following roster moves relative to the 2019 Spring Training roster:
January 11, 2019

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians announced today the following roster moves relative to the 2019 Spring Training roster:Extended non-roster invitations to 2019 Major League Spring Training camp to the following players:C Li-Jen Chu                                                  OF Daniel Johnson LHP Rob Kaminsky                                       RHP Henry Martinez INF Mark Mathias                                          OF Mike PapiChu, 24,

Indians announce 2019 game times, broadcast schedule; home opener April 1

The Cleveland Indians today announced games times and broadcast information for the club's 2019 season schedule, its 119th as a charter member of the American League.
January 9, 2019

Cleveland, OH -- The Cleveland Indians today announced games times and broadcast information for the club's 2019 season schedule, its 119th as a charter member of the American League.SportsTime Ohio, the Indians flagship TV partner, will air 160 games, while 9 games will appear on national TV. On radio, flagship home

Indians acquire C Kevin Plawecki from the New York Mets

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following transaction relative to the Major League 40-man roster.
January 6, 2019

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following transaction relative to the Major League 40-man roster:Acquired C KEVIN PLAWECKI from the New York Mets in exchange for RHP WALKER LOCKETT and INF SAM HAGGERTY.Plawecki (\Plah-weck-ee), 27, has spent his entire seven-year professional career in the New York Mets organization and has

Indians invite RHP Justin Grimm to Major League camp

The Cleveland Indians announced Thursday that they have signed free-agent RHP Justin Grimm to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League Spring Training camp.
January 3, 2019

The Cleveland Indians announced Thursday that they have signed free-agent RHP Justin Grimm to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League Spring Training camp.Grimm, 30, owns a career Major League record of 20-23 with a 4.98 ERA in 306 games/19 starts with Texas, Chicago-NL, Kansas City

Indians invite two more to Spring Training

The Cleveland Indians announced Saturday that they have signed free agent OF Brandon Barnes and RHP Brooks Pounders to Minor League contracts with non-roster invitations to Major League Spring Training camp.
December 22, 2018

The Cleveland Indians announced Saturday that they have signed free agent OF Brandon Barnes and RHP Brooks Pounders to Minor League contracts with non-roster invitations to Major League Spring Training camp.Barnes, 32, returns to the Indians organization after leading the International League in doubles (39) and runs (T1st, 75) in