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Plain Dealer May 23, 2016
Chris Gimenez's spring: A freak car accident, a staph infection and a surprise trade to the Cleveland Indians

Chris Gimenez's spring: A freak car accident, a staph infection and a surprise trade to the Cleveland Indians

What are the odds that he would rub elbows with death on the highway only a few weeks before a freak hospital stint, which occurred only a couple of weeks before his front office surprised him with a trade?
News-Herald May 5, 2016

Chris Gimenez back for third stint with Cleveland Indians

Chris Gimenez is back in the familiar surroundings of the home clubhouse at Progressive Field.The Indians on May 4 acquired the 33-year-old catcher and veteran of seven major-league seasons from the Texas Rangers for cash considerations.Gimenez began his professional career with the Indians after they selected him in the 10th round of the 2004 draft out of the University of Nevada-Reno.
Akron Beacon Journal May 4, 2016

Indians notebook: Catcher Chris Gimenez acquired from Texas Rangers, Adam Moore designated for assignment

CLEVELAND: In light of backup catcher Roberto Perez being placed on the 15-day disabled list, the Indians on Wednesday brought in a familiar face to compliment Yan Gomes by acquiring Chris Gimenez from the Texas Rangers for cash considerations. Gimenez, 33, will begin his third stint with the Indians. He owns a career .218 batting average and .303 on-base percentage across seven major-league seasons while serving primarily as a backup catcher for the Indians, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays and most recently the Rangers. “We’ve had Chris in the past. Everybody knows him,” Indians...
Plain Dealer May 4, 2016
Cleveland Indians acquire catcher Chris Gimenez from Texas; Adam Moore designated

Cleveland Indians acquire catcher Chris Gimenez from Texas; Adam Moore designated

The Indians, trying to bolster their backup catching situation, have acquired veteran catcher Chris Gimenez in a deal with Texas.

Indians acquire catcher Chris Gimenez from Texas Rangers, DFA Adam Moore

In light of backup catcher Roberto Perez being placed on the 15-day disabled list, the Indians on Wednesday acquired a familiar face to compliment Yan Gomes by acquiring Chris Gimenez from the Texas Rangers for cash considerations. Adam Moore was designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. His contract was purchased from Triple-A Columbus after Perez was put on the disabled list with a right thumb injury. The club is waiting until Thursday to determine if surgery is needed. Gimenez, 33, will begin his third stint with the Indians. He owns a career .218 batting average...

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