Indians set 2016 Opening Day roster

The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster:

Purchased the contracts of OF MARLON BYRD and LHP ROSS DETWILER from the Triple-A Columbus roster.

Placed OF MICHAEL BRANTLEY (rehab, R shoulder surgery; retro. to 3/25) and OF LONNIE CHISENHALL (L wrist impingement; retro. 3/28) on the 15-day Disabled List.

Designated LHP GIOVANNI SOTO and INF ZACH WALTERS for assignment.

Assigned RHP CRAIG STAMMEN, RHP JARRETT GRUBE, LHP TOM GORZELANNY, C GUILLERMO QUIROZ, INF TODD HANKINS, INF MICHAEL MARTINEZ to Minor League camp.

The Indians are set to open the 2016 Championship Season on Monday, April 4 at home against the Boston Red Sox at 4:05 PM EDT.

 

# ______PITCHERS (13) ________ B/T

37           ALLEN, Cody                      R/R

56           ANDERSON, Cody             R/R

47           BAUER, Trevor                   R/R

59           CARRASCO, Carlos           R/R

44           DETWILER, Ross               R/L

48           HUNTER, Tommy               R/R

28           KLUBER, Corey                  R/R

53           MANSHIP, Jeff                    R/R

34           McALLISTER, Zach            R/R

61           OTERO, Dan                      R/R

31           SALAZAR, Danny               L/R

27           SHAW, Bryan                      S/R

43           TOMLIN, Josh                     R/R

 

# _____ CATCHERS (2) _________ B/T

10           GOMES, Yan                       R/R

55           PEREZ, Roberto                 R/R

 

#      INFIELDERS (6) ________ B/T

22           KIPNIS, Jason                    L/R

12           LINDOR, Francisco            S/R

26           NAPOLI, Mike                     R/R

11           RAMIREZ, Jose                  S/R

41           SANTANA, Carlos              S/R

4             URIBE, Juan                       R/R

 

#      OUTFIELDERS (4/2)     B/T

6             BYRD, Marlon                   R/R

7             COWGILL, Collin               R/L

20           DAVIS, Rajai                      R/R

72           NAQUIN, Tyler                   L/R

23           BRANTLEY, Michael          L/L(DL)

8             CHISENHALL, Lonnie       L/R(DL)