CLEVELAND, Ohio — Pitchers and catchers for the Cleveland Indians report Tuesday, February 12 to Goodyear, Arizona to start out spring training. The whole squad reviews on the 16th.
The Indians ambitions for 2019 are to at the time once more earn the weak Central Division and make the playoffs. But it will not be as quick. Since of price-cutting steps by the front office, numerous essential free of charge agents have gone in other places.
Hardest hit have been the bullpen and the outfield. Critical losses in the bullpen have been closer Cody Allen and ace reliever Andrew Miller. In the outfield. essential losses bundled Michael Brantley, Lonnie Chisenhall and Brandon Guyer.
The Indians’ stellar beginning rotation continues to be intact along with the abilities of Francisco Lindor and Jose Ramirez. So this spring, supervisor Terry Francona will be wanting for a several young men to phase up and display what they can do.
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