Found February 22, 2012 on indians.com:
PLAYERS: Jon Garland
TEAMS: Cleveland Indians
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On Wednesday, MLB.com learned that the Tribe will not be signing right-hander Jon Garland to a Minor League contract as the club had originally hoped.
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