The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Mike Napoli as the Cleveland Indians 2016 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and traditions of the game.
Major League Baseball today announced SS FRANCISCO LINDOR and RHP DANNY SALAZAR have been selected to the American League All-Star Team. The game will be played on Tuesday, July 12th in San Diego's Petco Park.
The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the 2016 Major League roster: Recalled RHP MIKE CLEVINGER (#52) and LHP TJ HOUSE (#58) from Triple-A Columbus; designated RHP JOBA CHAMBERLAIN and LHP TOM GORZELANNY for assignment.
Morimando, 23, has spent the entire season to date with Double-A Akron, going 10-3 with a 3.09 ERA in 16 games/starts (93.1IP, 77H, 32ER, 36BB, 73SO, .225 avg). The six-foot, 200-pound southpaw won each of his first nine decisions of the season.