Michael Brantley RUMORS & NEWS

  • Indians' Michael Brantley expected to resume baseball activities soon, be ready for spring training

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Indians anticipate Michael Brantley will begin baseball activities in December, with the expectation that the left fielder will be 100 percent when spring training arrives. Of course, the team had hopes that the former All-Star would make a full recovery in time to contribute in 2016, but..." November 05

  • Indians’ Brantley could miss significant time in 2017

    Today's Knuckleball "Sources familiar with Cleveland Indians outfielder Michael Brantley’s shoulder surgery suggest they believe it is quite serious, and that he could in fact miss significant time next season. Word based on those sources is that “they had to re-anchor the muscle to the bone.” Brantley, who had..." September 29

  • Cleveland Indians outfielder Michael Brantley to undergo season-ending surgery on Monday

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Michael Brantley's season is over after only 11 games. The left fielder will undergo season-ending surgery on Monday in Dallas, Indians manager Terry Francona revealed on Saturday afternoon. Francona said the team will announce additional details about the operation following its conclusion..." August 13

  • Cleveland Indians' Michael Brantley undergoes procedure to break up scar tissue in shoulder

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Another day, another attempt to get Michael Brantley back on the field so he can help the Indians maintain their hold on first place in the AL Central. Brantley, to date, has played 11 games this season as he recovers from November surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Brantley..." July 23