Jul 13, 2012; Toronto, ON, Canada; Fans cheer on Cleveland Indians right fielder Shin-soo Choo (17) against the Toronto Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE
It's only been a month, but perhaps all Rogers needed was a change of scenery. Rogers won't be eligible for arbitration until after the 2013 season, and wouldn't be eligible for free agency until after the 2016 season.
Perez is beginning a rehab assignment tonight with the Aeros, and if all goes well, could be ready to go off the Disabled List in the next 10 days or so.
Cleveland Indians unveil new transportation, parking, food discounts | cleveland.com
The Indians are trying to remove some of the reasons why fans aren't coming to games; they've unveiled promotions both for the next homestand and for the remainder of the season. For the Baltimore series, an Indians ticket will get you a free ride on the RTA Blue, Green, and Red Lines as well as the GLB Shuttle from Ohio City. And for the remainder of the season, there will be an RTA discount available with advanced ticket sales.
Baseball America | Blog | Baseball America Draft Blog | What Happened At The Deadline
Jim Callis had a rundown of the activity leading up to yesterday's deadline for signing 2012 draft picks. Only 1 first round pick did not sign (Mark Appel - Pirates), and only 8 picks in the top 10 rounds did not sign.