Michael Brantley RUMORS & NEWS

  • Indians Exercise Club Options Over Michael Brantley & Josh Tomlin

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Indians have announced that they have picked up the club options over both outfielder Michael Brantley and righty Josh Tomlin. The decision on Brantley, in particular, represents an important part of the team’s offseason puzzle. Entering the winter, it seemed unclear whether the Cleveland..." November 03

  • Indians' Michael Brantley undergoes surgery on right ankle

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Indians announced Thursday that outfielder Michael Brantley underwent right ankle surgery. Brantley will need four to five months of rehab before he can resume full baseball activities. The surgery was performed Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C. Dr. Robert Anderson performed the arthroscopic..." October 19

  • Indians activate Brantley ahead of postseason

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Michael Brantley is back -- at least on the active roster -- for the Indians Saturday. Brantley has been out since leaving a game on Aug. 8 with a deltoid ligament sprain along with right ankle synovitis. He has been considered a long shot to make the team's postseason roster for the American..." October 01

  • Brantley nearing return from ankle sprain

    MLB.com "Michael Brantley's long road back from a right ankle sprain may finally be nearing an end. Indians manager Terry Francona said on Wednesday that the club is targeting the weekend as a potential return for Brantley. Francona noted the team wants to give Brantley the opportunity to play in a..." September 28

  • Indians' Brantley to remain shut down for 7-10 days

    CBS Sports "At 37-10, the Cleveland Indians have baseball's best record since Aug. 1, and they've done that without one of their best hitters. Left fielder Michael Brantley has been sidelined since Aug. 8 with a right ankle injury. On Wednesday afternoon the Indians announced on update on Brantley, and it..." September 20

  • Indians' Brantley exits game with sprained right ankle

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Michael Brantley sat still in the outfield grass, as if he were ready to host a picnic. There was no feast in left field, however. No blanket, no basket, no ants. Brantley suffered what the Indians termed a right ankle sprain in the fifth inning of Tuesday's win against the Rockies. He..." August 09

  • Streaking Indians lose Brantley to ankle sprain

    WKYC "The Cleveland Indians placed outfielder Michael Brantley on the 10-day disabled list on Monday afternoon, the team announced through its official Twitter account ahead of the first of four games against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. The Indians placed Brantley on the disabled list..." June 19