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The cat had long since been out of the bag, but the Cleveland Indians made the news official on Sunday as the team announced the addition of free agent second baseman Cesar Hernandez on a one-year pact.
The other piece of news tied to the delayed signing announcement was somewhat of a surprise, however, as the Indians have designated catcher Eric Haase for assignment.
Baseball takes little time off in between seasons, so neither can we. Follow along at Did the Tribe Win Last Night as we count down to March 26, when the Cleveland Indians host the Detroit Tigers for game one of the 2020 season. – BT
Countdown to Opening Day – 88 Days
Reliever Phil Maton added his name to the exclusive club of 88s in Tribe history when he took the mound for Cleveland on August 15 of last season. He joined a short list of previous members of that group, which included utility man Rene Gonzales (1994) and fellow reliever Josh Outman (2014).