Posted September 09, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Cleveland Indians activated infielder Lonnie Chisenhall from the 60-day disabled list before Sunday's game at Minnesota. Chisenhall has missed more than two months after having a bone in his right forearm broken by a pitch from Jake Arrieta in a June 29 game at Baltimore. Prior to the injury, Chisenhall split time between Cleveland and Class AAA Columbus. He hit .278 with three home runs and nine RBI in 24 games with the Indians. Cleveland manager Manny Acta said Chisenhall will play in Monday's series finale against the Twins. Pitcher Josh Tomlin was transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.

Indians Activate Lonnie Chisenhall From 60-Day Disabled List

There’s been plenty of noise that third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall’s return was imminent, and the Indians announced Sunday morning that they have activated him off the 60-day disabled list. Manny Acta said on Friday that he expected the prospect to join the team on their current road trip. Chisenhall will not be in the lineup on Sunday, however, and Acta indicated he would likely...

Lonnie Chisenhall Could Be Back With Indians Soon

Paul Hoynes of The Plain Dealer reported Friday night that third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall could rejoin the big league Indians when the Aeros wrap up their postseason in the next week (possibly as soon as tonight). Manager Manny Acta said he wouldn’t play every day if brought up: “We have to make a decision if we’re going to bring him here or continue to play him at Lake County...

Indians' Hernandez out again, may miss rest of season

In the Indians' 7-6 win at Minnesota Friday night, Roberto Hernandez missed his second consecutive start due to a sprained right ankle. Indians officials are being very vague about any timetable for the return of Hernandez, who is wearing a walking boot on his foot. Hernandez has already missed most of the 2012 season, following his arrest for identity theft in his native...

Deduno looks to put Indians in last place

The Cleveland Indians led the AL Central in late June and were in contention through most of July, making it difficult to understand the collapse that has them on the verge of being in last place. A loss in the finale of this four-game set with the host Minnesota Twins on Monday night would tie the teams at the bottom of the division with the worst record in the AL. Cleveland was...

This is Next Year: End 2012

This will be the second to last installment of the Minor League rankings for the 2012 season. The players listed are technically 31-40 on the Indians Minor League prospect list according to this site. No players from the 2012 draft have been included in any lists so far, but instead will be featured in their own article later on. The same standards have been used for this month as...

Twins try to reel in Indians as Kelly honored

By JEFF BARTL, STATS WriterIn a span of five days, the Cleveland Indians have matched their victory total from the previous three-plus weeks combined.Cleveland seeks its fourth victory in five tries as its series continues with the host Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.The Indians went 3-17 from Aug. 12-Sept. 2, but they've won three of the first four on their 11-day, 10-game...

Box Score: Twins 3, Indians 0

The Indians dropped the second game of their weekend series in Minnesota on Saturday night, falling 3-0 at Target Field. The Tribe lineup managed just four measly hits off a combination of Cole De Vries and three Twins relievers. Cleveland AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg S. Choo rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .283 J. Kipnis dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .256 A. Cabrera ss...

9/10 Game Recap: Indians 2 - Twins 7

Player of the Game In his first game back from the DL, Lonnie Chisenhall had a walk and a home run and won the Player of the Game. He was the only player who did anything worth mentioning at all and finished the game with a score of 3.18. Feathers Up Rehab Update: Both Carlos Carrasco and Hector Rondon pitched single scoreless innings in last night's game for Akron. It...

Twins try to keep Indians down once again

By KATE HEDLIN, STATS WriterBefore their current series is over, the Cleveland Indians could find themselves tied for last place in the AL Central.On Sunday, the Indians play the third of four games against the current last-place club, the Minnesota Twins.Cleveland's miserable turn in the second half has been compounded by its struggles against Minnesota, which is only two games...

9/8 Game Recap: Indians 0 - Twins 3

Player of the Game Frank Herrmann and Tony Sipp tied for Player of the Game for the first tie in Player of the Game history. Each pitcher threw a perfect inning with a strike out. The top scoring offensive player was Shin-Soo Choo with two singles for a score of 0.43. Feathers Up The Indians season is one game closer to being over. Feathers Down The Twins had what ended up...

9/9 Game Recap: Indians 7 - Twins 8

Player of the Game It was the Carlos Santana show today as he was a huge contribution to the offense. Santana hit a home run in his first at bat, singled in his second, and doubled in his third. Santana ended the day with a score of 6.31, going 3-5 with 2 runs scored and 2 RBI. Feathers Up The Indians offense took a great approach in the first 3 innings facing Minnesota starter...
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