Major League Baseball announced the winners of the 2016 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and who demonstrate a commitment to supporting the fight against the disease. Winners have been selected to represent each of the 30 MLB Clubs and will be recognized on-field at Major League ballparks on Sunday, Mother's Day.
The Cleveland Indians return to Progressive Field for a six-game homestand against the Tigers (May 3-5) and Royals (May 6-8). Homestand highlights include the return of Michael Brantley to Progressive Field, a tote bag promo courtesy of MLB Network and KeyBank Kids Fun Day.
The Cleveland Indians organization and its charitable arm, Cleveland Indians Charities, continue to work toward achieving their goals of preparing youth for successful lives, while improving the quality of and creating a sustainable plan for baseball and softball programs in Greater Cleveland.
The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the 2016 Major League roster: Placed C ROBERTO PEREZ on the 15-day Disabled List with a right thumb injury. Purchased the contract of C ADAM MOORE (#45) from Triple-A Columbus.