Free Agent Frenzy: Boring isn't always bad
good for some modest power and speed. If you need to dig a little deeper, the Tribe should also be expected to use Elliot Johnson (0.1 percent owned) in Kipnis’ stead. Outfield: Marcell Ozuna, Marlins (owned in 29.3 percent of FOXSports
Through nine weeks: What we've learned about instant replay
evidence to overturn but no confirmation. Even that one was just the transfer rule — a Terry Francona challenge of this Elliot Johnson non-catch — which might be a catch now, seven weeks later. Here are the rest of the plays broken down by success
Abdominal strain forces Kipnis out of Indians lineup
run and five RBI. Mike Aviles took over for Kipnis at second and got a hit in his first two at-bats. Aviles and Elliot Johnson would be options at second if Kipnis were to be placed on the disabled list or the Indians could call up Jose Ramirez
Atlanta Braves' Infielder Gives NASCAR-Inspired Interview
new" title="Braves' Johnson as fast as a NASCAR driver">Video: Braves' Johnson as fast as a NASCAR driver ..... Atlanta Braves' infielder Elliot Johnson is obviously a NASCAR fan. On Tuesday night, Johnson knocked a two-run triple
Indians release OF Jeff Francoeur
hitting .286 with one home run and 10 RBI. The Indians signed infielder/outfielder Elliot Johnson to a minor league contract on January 27. Johnson 's versatility made him the better choice for the Indians according to general manager Chris
Bench battle: Which position players will make the final cut?
even though he is the 25th man on the roster. Elliot Johnson (INF): After a solid showing with the Rays in 2012 ..... season, this opens the door for Jeff Francoeur, Elliot Johnson and Jason Giambi to make the roster.
Francona still deciding on last rotation spot
Jason Kipnis 2B, Michael Brantley LF, Lonnie Chisenhall 3B, Yan Gomes C, Jeff Francoeur RF, David Adams 1B, Elliot Johnson SS. Following Tomlin will be Mike Zagurski, Bryan Shaw, David Aardsma and Scott Barnes.
Indians trim roster, Francoeur sent packing
First reform Elliot Johnson and me you mean there roster and told. Jeff Francoeur and Matt Carson. It now be so and so. That's part of what working withFirst reform Elliot Johnson and me you mean there roster and told. Jeff Francoeur and Matt Carson. It now be -- so and so. That's part
Kluber gets chance to bounce back vs. struggling Padres bats
and recorded two outs in the eighth inning of a 5-1 defeat. Erlin is making his first start against Cleveland. Elliot Johnson is the only Indians player to have faced him, going 1 for 3. Seth Smith is the only Padres hitter to have faced
Indians preview and predictions
go right. One of the Indians biggest strengths is that they have one of the more versatile rosters in the game. Elliot Johnson can play six positions and could don a catcher's mask if necessary. Mike Aviles can also play every outfield spot