Excitement surrounding Tribe's rotation, but final spot still up for grabs
FEB 17, 12:33p ET | Joe Reedy
Rotowire: Jan 16 / 2:56p ET
News: Tomlin and the Indians agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million deal Friday, avoiding arbitration.
Impact: Despite his stellar 6.71 K/BB ratio, Tomlin was knocked around to the tune of a 4.76 ERA and 1.6 HR/9 last season. He will have to compete in spring training for the fifth rotation spot.
StatsLLC: Jan 16 / 12:00a ET
News: The Tribe have agreed to a one-year deal with right-hander Josh Tomlin.
Impact: Tomlin was 6-9 with a 4.76 ERA in 16 starts and nine relief appearances.
Rotowire: Dec 3 / 6:12a ET
News: Tomlin was tendered a contract by the Indians before the Tuesday night deadline.
Impact: Tomlin posted a 4.76 ERA in 25 appearances (16 starts) for Cleveland last year and figures to enter spring training in a battle for the fifth starter spot with T.J. House and Zach McAllister.