Indians Sign Chris Ray

The Indians announced that they have signed right-hander Chris Ray to a minor league deal that includes an invitation to Major League Spring Training.'s Jordan Bastian first reported the news on Twitter

Ray, who turns 30 today, posted a 4.68 ERA with 6.1 K/9, 3.3 BB/9 and a 46% ground ball rate in 32 2/3 innings for the Mariners in 2011. He has a 4.19 ERA with 7.4 K/9, 3.9 BB/9 and a 39.3% ground ball rate in a career that includes an extended stint as the Orioles' closer from 2006-07. SFX represents the six-year MLB veteran.

6 Responses to Indians Sign Chris Ray Leave a Reply

  1. Bob Hoaglund 3 years ago

    I don’t know that I’d call “from 2006-07″ an “extended stint”

  2. chico65 3 years ago

    A ray of hope for the mistake by the lake?

  3. lefty177 3 years ago

    happy birthday Chris Ray!

  4. MrSativa 3 years ago

    Can he make his Frankenstein arm throw that 97 mpher?

  5. Bill Metek 3 years ago

    might as well say bye to chris perez…. these signings all lead up to a loss of bullpen arms.

  6. tdot32 3 years ago

    for sure. columbus clippers are going to take it all this year.

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