Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:43:35 -0700
Cleveland Indians RP Cody Allen has recorded two wins in relief in the first three games of the season.
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:08:49 -0700
Cleveland Indians SP Justin Masterson and RPs Marc Rzepczynski, Cody Allen and John Axford combined on a five-hit shutout Monday, March 31, as the Indians topped the Oakland Athletics 2-0. It was the 10th Opening Day shutout for the Indians since 1920.
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:22:10 -0700
Cleveland Indians RP Vinnie Pestano joins RPs John Axford, Cody Allen, Bryan Shaw, Marc Rzepczynski and Josh Outman as pitchers who have secured jobs in the bullpen for manager Terry Francona. That leaves Ps Scott Atchison, C.C. Lee, Blake Wood, Carlos Carrasco and Josh Tomlin still in camp as possibilities for one or two jobs available.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:36:54 -0800
Cleveland Indians RP Cody Allen worked in a live batting practice session Monday, Feb. 24, and one of the batters he faced was top prospect SS Francisco Lindor. "I'll tell you one thing, Lindor's got really quick hands," Allen raved.
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:23:20 -0800
Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona said the team will limit innings in spring training for RP Cody Allen and RP John Axford. Both are on the club as the team continues to look at other relievers.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:43:46 -0800
If the Cleveland Indians do not bring in a candidate to close from outside of the organization, RPs Cody Allen, Matt Capps, Vinnie Pestano and Bryan Shaw are the likely leading candidates to replace RP Chris Perez in the closer's role.
Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:54:44 -0800
The Cleveland Indians are kicking the tires on free-agent RPs Fernando Rodney (Rays) and Brian Wilson (Dodgers). RPs Cody Allen and Bryan Shaw are the internal favorites for the closing job next season.
Sat, 09 Nov 2013 08:11:32 -0800
Cleveland Indians RPs Cody Allen and Bryan Shaw are expected to compete for the closer job if the team decides to fill the position within the organization.
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:16:07 -0700
Cleveland Indians general manager Chris Antonetti said RPs Cody Allen and Bryan Shaw are the top candidates to replace RP Chris Perez as the team's closer heading into next season. The team is hoping RP Vinnie Pestano can have a bounce-back season in 2014.
Fantasy Tip: As was mentioned previously, Joe Smith might also be a name to watch for, although the Tribe may prefer to leave him in a setup role. Allen and Shaw will be cheap late-round saves material.
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 11:35:16 -0700
The Cleveland Indians released RP Chris Perez Thursday, Oct. 31, and re-signed 1B Jason Giambi to an undisclosed deal.
Fantasy Tip: Perez was demoted late in the regular season in favor of Joe Smith. Smith will likely enter spring training as the favorite to take the role over full time, but Cody Allen and Bryan Shaw could make some noise if Smith struggles out of the gates.