Cleveland Indians Baseball Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

Cleveland Indians OF Abraham Almonte Out 3-5 Weeks

Cleveland Indians OF Abraham Almonte Out 3-5 Weeks
Published On: Wed, May 17
Apr 11, 2017; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians right fielder Abraham Almonte (35) at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

Cleveland Indians OF Abraham Almonte was placed on the 10-day DL on Monday, and was re-evaluated on Tuesday. Almonte underwent an MRI to his right arm/shoulder area, revealing a high grade strain to his biceps tendon.

According to the Indians, Almonte will be shut down from activity and is expected to miss 3-to-5 weeks before return to Major League activity.

Previously, manager Terry Francona was confident in a quick return for Abe, last week saying He thinks he can probably play tomorrow. It looks like that assumption was probably a little much.

Almontes versatility has been on full display this season for the Tribe in 33 games. Almonte is batting .221 with a .660 OPS, 19 hits, 1 HR, and 6 RBI. A full breakdown of Almontes stats can be found here.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

Rob Manfred not in favor of electronic strike zone, says technology isnt good enough yet
Published On: Sun, Aug 20
Despite increasing calls to use technology to determine balls and strikes, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred isnt in favor of such a change, according to MLB.coms Anthony Castrovince.The fact of t...
Corey Kluber Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Royals
Published On: Sat, Aug 19
Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber is dealing with injury issues again after leaving Friday's start against the Kansas City Royals with a sprained right ankle, according to Cleveland.com's Paul...
X-rays negative for Indians MVP candidate Jose Ramirez after pitch hits his forearm
Published On: Fri, Aug 18
The first-place Indians avoided a big blow Thursday, it appears. Third baseman and All-Star Jose Ramirez left Cleveland's game against the Twins immediately after being hit by a pitch in his right ...
Indians' MVP candidate Jose Ramirez exits game after pitch hits his right forearm
Published On: Thu, Aug 17
The first-place Indians may have suffered a big blow. Time will tell once Jose Ramirez has a chance to be examined, but he left Thursday afternoon's game against the Twins immediately after being h...
Miller to be activated from DL on Friday
Published On: Thu, Aug 17
Andrew Miller has shouldered a heavy load for the Indians since joining the team last summer. Cleveland is hoping that his recent stint on the shelf not only helped him get over the right knee issu...
Edwin Encarnacion: 'I was surprised' Red Sox didn't make offer
Published On: Tue, Aug 15
When Edwin Encarnacion sat down with his agent, Paul Kinzer, to strategize the slugger's plan heading into free agency after the 2016 season, three teams were surfaced by the player as preferred de...
Miller expected to rejoin Indians on Friday
Published On: Tue, Aug 15
In the midst of a four-city, 10-game road trip, the Indians had some encouraging news on the prospects of All-Star reliever Andrew Miller rejoining the group before it's all said and done.Out since...
Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis leaves game with tight right hamstring
Published On: Fri, Aug 11
The Indians can't seem to stay healthy.Second baseman Jason Kipnis, who just came off the disabled list on Sunday, left Thursday night's game against the Rays at Tropicana Field in the fourth innin...
Yankees made run at Jay Bruce, but Mets didnt pull trigger
Published On: Thu, Aug 10
After being mostly shunned at the non-waiver deadline, Jay Bruce was pursued by two AL teams with playoff aspirations and more.The Yankees were not only one of those teams, they had agreed to send ...
The Cleveland Indians had no choice but to acquire Jay Bruce from New York Mets
Published On: Thu, Aug 10
The waiting game is over for the Indians. Enter Jay Bruce, who until Wednesday night was the property of the New York Mets.The Indians were reluctant to make a big trade for a hitter before the Jul...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts

Name Pos
Austin Jackson CF
Carlos Santana 1B
Lonnie Chisenhall RF
Michael Brantley LF
Edwin Encarnacion DH
Carlos Carrasco SP
Corey Kluber SP
Zach McAllister RP
Josh Tomlin SP
Yan Gomes C
See All Players