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Giambi gives Thome No. 25 Indians jersey

CLEVELAND -- When Jason Giambi signed with the Indians, he asked home clubhouse and equipment manager Tony Amato if Jim Thome's No. 25 was available. Amato said it was since Thome hadn't officially retired yet. Thome was also OK with Giambi wearing it. With Thome announcing his retirement on Saturday and signing a one-day contract with the Indians, Giambi thought it was right to...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Indians Injury Report: Jason Giambi, Jason Kipnis

Prior to Tuesday's game against the Detroit Tigers, the Cleveland Indians activated 43-year-old Jason Giambi from the 15-day DL, as reported by Jordan Bastian of Giambi was most recently placed on the 15-day DL on May 5 after suffering a right calf injury in a game against the Chicago White Sox. #488841153 / gettyimages.comAll-star second baseman Jason Kipnis could possibly...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Indians will likely activate Jason Giambi on Tuesday

The Cleveland Indians lost ot the Oakland A's on Saturday by the score of 6-2. The loss was the third straight for the Indians, who fell to 19-24 on the season, last place in the American League Central. There is good news on the injury front as veteran Jason Giambi could be activated from the disabled list on Tuesday. Although Giambi is hitless in 10 at bats this season, he provides...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Giambi activated from DL

CLEVELAND -- The Indians have officially activated designated hitter Jason Giambi off the disabled list as they begin a four-game series against Kansas City Monday night. To make room for Giambi, the Tribe optioned pitcher Blake Wood to Columbus. Both Giambi and manager Terry Francona have said since Friday that the move would happen Monday. Giambi suffered a broken rib when he was...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Giambi set to return to Indians on Monday

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Indians designated hitter Jason Giambi will be activated from the disabled list on Monday after recovering from a fractured rib. The 43-year-old recently was at Double-A Akron for a minor league injury rehabilitation assignment. Giambi said he's ready to play, but the Indians will wait until after the weekend, when they open a four-game series against the Kansas...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jason Giambi expected back sooner than later

Having suffered a non-displaced rib fracture in spring training, it appears that Tribe designated hitter (and late-season hero) Jason Giambi is now able swing a bat without experiencing any pain. Papa Giambi is looking to start the upcoming 2014 regular season on the disabled list, but it appears that he will be able to take a hack at southpaws before too long. It’ll be tough to...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Jason Giambi out 3-4 weeks with broken rib

The Cleveland Indians will be without clubhouse leader Jason Giambi for 3-4 weeks due to a broken rib. Giambi suffered the injury during a spring training game vs. the Cubs on March 7. A pitch from Edwin Jackson snuck under the elbow pad of Giambi and hit him directly in the ribs. Giambi says he’s been hit a “gazillion” times but he immediately knew that this particular pitch...
Via Cleveland Sports Chat
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Indians pregame notes: KC Royals

Designated hitter Jason Giambi will be out for at least 3-4 weeks. An MRI this week revealed a non-displaced rib fracture on his right side. Giambi was hit by a pitch during the third inning of last Friday's game against the Cubs and has experienced increased discomfort the past week. An X-ray revealed nothing but the MRI did. Many have wondered what this would do for the bench spots...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Indians lose Giambi for 3-4 weeks

The final bench spot for your Cleveland Indians just got a whole lot more interesting. The Indians have announced that DH Jason Giambi will miss the next 3-4 weeks after an MRI revealed a non-displaced rib fracture on his right side. The injury occurred when Jason was hit by a pitch on March 7th by Cubs starter Edwin Jackson. With less than three weeks remaining until Opening Day...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Does Giambi Have One More Season Under His Belt?

The Cleveland Indians open the 2014 season with new expectations despite many questions. The Indians’ 25-man roster will look different than the group that won 92 games and lost the American League Wild Card game to the Tampa Bay Rays. While the roster may change and the expectations grow, Cleveland will need answer many questions this spring before opening the season in Oakland...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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