Tue, 09 Dec 2014 09:02:36 -0800
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher and OF David Murphy could see less playing time next year after the acquisition of 1B Brandon Moss. Swisher had surgery on both of his knees in August and hit just .208 with eight home runs in 97 games last season. "We still expect Nick to be a big part of our team," general manager Chris Antonetti said. "Right now his focus is on getting healthy for the start of spring training."
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:42:16 -0800
Cleveland Indians OF Nick Swisher hasn't been inquired on by the Chicago Cubs.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:44:13 -0800
The Cleveland Indians are exploring a number of options to retool their roster, including a trade of 1B Nick Swisher for another player with an inflated contract. Swisher is owed $30 million in 2015-16 and has a $14 million option for 2017.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:28:06 -0800
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) is in Cleveland this week to continue his rehab process since undergoing surgery in August. General manager Chris Antonetti has been encouraged by Swisher's progress.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:14:05 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) will remain in Los Angeles for the first part of his rehab from arthroscopic knee surgeries. It is not known when he will return to Cleveland.
Fantasy Tip: Swisher is expected to be sidelined for eight to 10 weeks but should be ready for spring training next season unless he suffers a setback. Swisher likely will be a late-round pick in deeper mixed leagues next season.
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:28:53 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knees) underwent arthroscopic surgery on both of his knees Wednesday, Aug. 20. He is expected to be sidelined for eight to 10 weeks.
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 09:59:44 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) could require season-ending surgery on his right knee. He is scheduled to be examined Tuesday, Aug. 19, in Los Angeles.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:38:48 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) will receive a second opinion on his right knee Tuesday, Aug. 19, and the team will know more on a timetable after he visits with doctors.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:32:16 -0700
Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) has dealt with persistent knee issues this season, leading to his latest stint on the 15-day disabled list. Manager Terry Francona said Tuesday, Aug. 12, he wasn't sure if surgery was under consideration.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:06:08 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Nick Swisher (knee) had his sore knee examined Monday, Aug. 11, and the team will seek further opinions on Swisher's knee before deciding what the next step will be. Swisher is hitting just .208 with eight home runs and 42 RBIs this year.