Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:01:14 -0700
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis, who had offseason contract talks with the team, would not say whether those talks had ended with Opening Day on Monday, March 31. Mike Chernoff, assistant general manager, said GM Chris Antonetti would address Kipnis' contract status when the Indians return home later this week.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 01:57:40 -0800
Cleveland Indians general manager Chris Antonetti has said the door is not closed on free-agent SP Ubaldo Jimenez and that the team would love to have him back.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:01:48 -0800
Clarifying a previous item, Cleveland Indians OF's Michael Brantley and Drew Stubbs will be part of the starting outfield in 2013 along with OF Nick Swisher. General manager Chris Antonetti said Swisher will play in right field, with Brantley and Stubbs' positions determined in spring training.
Wed, 17 Oct 2012 00:11:51 -0700
Former Cleveland Indians C Sandy Alomar Jr. has accepted a spot on manager Terry Francona's staff for 2013. However, Alomar might still be a candidate for another manager position elsewhere this winter. Indians general manager Chris Antonetti said former Houston Astros manager Bradley Mills is also a candidate to join Francona's staff. Hitting coach Bruce Fields and third base coach Steve Smith will not be back with the Indians for the 2013 season. It is still unclear whether pitching coach Ruben Niebla, bullpen coach Dave Miller or first base coach Tom Wiedenbauer will be back with Cleveland next season.
Mon, 04 Oct 2010 06:47:46 -0700
Cleveland Indians general manager Mark Shapiro was promoted from general manager to team president and handed off GM duties to Chris Antonetti, as expected, Monday, Oct. 4, MLB.com's Anthony Castrovince reports. Director of baseball operations Mike Chernoff was promoted to assistant general manager.
Thu, 18 Feb 2010 07:40:15 -0800
Indians.MLB.com's Anthony Castrovince reports the Cleveland Indians have called a press conference to announce general manager Mark Shapiro will be promoted to the role of team president. Vice president of baseball operations and assistant general manager Chris Antonetti will replace Shapiro as general manager. The moves are expected to take place after the 2010 season.