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Guardians announce 2022 Major League coaching and support staff

January 19, 2022

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced Terry Francona’s 10th Major League staff in advance of the upcoming 2022 Major League Championship Season. In addition to confirming the Major League staff alignment, the club has promoted Joe Torres to Assistant Major League Pitching Coach in addition to the November

Guardians sign 15 players to open 2021-2022 international signing period

January 15, 2022

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Guardians today signed 15 international amateur free agents for the 2021-2022 signing period. Among the club’s signings, outfielder Jaison Chourio and catcher Victor Izturis headlined the group and rank among the top players in Latin America, slotting in at No. 20 and No. 40 per

Guardians announce 2022 player development staff

January 13, 2022

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced the organizational staff alignment within the Player Development System for the upcoming Minor League season. Among the full-season Managers, Andy Tracy (second season) will again lead Triple-A Columbus, Rouglas Odor will guide Double-A Akron with Greg DiCenzo at High-A Lake County. Omir

Guardians announce series of promotions and hirings across baseball operations

January 11, 2022

CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Guardians and President of Baseball Operations Chris Antonetti today announced several promotions and hiring’s within the club’s Baseball Operations Department: EXECUTIVE, SENIOR & VICE PRESDENT LEVEL PROMOTIONS Matt Forman, Executive Vice President & Assistant General Manager Forman will enter 2022 in his 10th season with

Cleveland Guardians Spring Training tickets to go on sale December 18

Spring Training opener set for Feb. 26 vs. Reds at Goodyear Ballpark; Single-game tickets go on sale (online only) Dec. 18 at 10AM MST
December 14, 2021

Cleveland, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced that tickets for 2022 Cactus League play at Goodyear Ballpark in Arizona will go on sale to the general public online on Dec. 18 at 10 AM MST. The Guardians will open their spring slate against the Cincinnati Reds on Feb. 26

Guardians invite RHP Enyel De Los Santos to Major League camp

December 1, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced the signing of free agent RHP ENYEL DE LOS SANTOS to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League camp. De Los Santos, 25, split the 2021 season between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, posting a Major League ERA of 6.37

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

Exchange details, based on method of purchase, available at Indians.com/ScheduleChanges
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,