Indians Sign Jamey Wright

The Indians signed reliever Jamey Wright to a minor league deal, reports MLB.com's Anthony Castrovince.  Wright, 35, posted a 4.33 ERA, 6.8 K/9, and 5.0 BB/9 in 79 innings for the Royals last year, earning $1.4MM.  Among those with 50+ innings, Wright's 59.1% groundball rate ranked 11th in baseball.  Only one remaining free agent was better: Mike MacDougal at 62.1%.

Other Indians non-roster invitees this year include Mike Gosling, Jason Grilli, Saul Rivera, Brian Buscher, Mark Grudzielanek, Luis Rodriguez, Shelley Duncan, and Austin KearnsMike Redmond is the team's only big league signing.


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