Chris Antonetti
Cleveland Guardians first baseman Josh Naylor has been added to the team’s COVID-19 injured list, marking the first player to be sidelined by the team’s recent outbreak.
The Cleveland Guardians reported no new COVID-19 cases after an outbreak inside their clubhouse on Wednesday in Chicago caused a postponement and sent manager Terry Francona and five coaches home from a road trip.
Guardians All-Star third baseman Jose Ramírez has officially signed his 7-year, $141 million contract.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The scripted name atop the giant scoreboard at Progressive Field is new. So are the team’s caps and jerseys, signaling a fresh start for Cleveland baseball in 2022.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cleveland Guardians ace Shane Bieber avoided salary arbitration when he agreed to a $6 million, one-year contract on Tuesday.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Major League Baseball’s lengthy lockout this winter didn’t have any impact on Shane Bieber’s wedding plans. He’s still happily getting hitched.
Despite an offseason that figures to be different than any since baseball’s last labor stoppage in 1994-95, the general manger meetings went on as planned in Southern California.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have a new hitting coach. José Ramírez hardly needs one.

Cleveland picked up the All-Star third baseman’s $12 million contract option for 2022 on Friday after he had another MVP-caliber season.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona is confident he’ll return next season after missing most of the past two because of serious health issues.
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Cleveland will play its final home game as the Indians, the team’s nickname since 1915.
Cleveland will play its final home game as the Indians, the team’s nickname since 1915. The club will be called the Cleveland Guardians next season.
Now this truly was an All-Star trade deadline day. Max Scherzer, Trea Turner, Kris Bryant, Javier Báez and José Berríos were among the big names on the move before Friday’s cutoff for Major League Baseball teams to make deals.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians probably can’t catch the Chicago White Sox, so they’re helping their AL Central rival.
Indians manager Terry Francona remains away from the team and missed his second straight game with a head cold.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The injury-depleted Cleveland Indians placed outfielder Eddie Rosario on the 10-day injured list Wednesday with a right abdominal strain.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians placed catcher Austin Hedges on the 7-day concussion list prior to Thursday’s game against Baltimore.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians hope another trip to the minors helps Triston McKenzie eventually stick in the majors.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians president of baseball operations Chris Antonetti said Wednesday he couldn’t comment on his previous remarks about Mickey Callaway’s conduct due to Major League Baseball’s ongoing investigation into sexual harassment allegations against the team’s former pitching coach.
Trying to strengthen the strained relationship between the community and city police, the Cleveland Cavaliers hosted dozens of area youth for what the NBA team _ in its partnership with the Browns and Indians _ hopes leads to permanent change.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber led by example and excellence in Cleveland. The Texas Rangers are hoping he can do the same for them.