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Chronicle-Telegram Jan 27, 2016

Josh Tomlin staying around: Right-hander says loyalty’s a big reason why he agreed to new $5.5 million, two-year contract

CLEVELAND — Josh Tomlin has shown toughness and tenacity during his time with the Indians. On Tuesday, he was rewarded for it. Tomlin and Cleveland agreed to a $5.5 million, two-year contract, a deal that can earn the right-hander $11.75 million over three seasons. The 31-year-old agreed Jan. 15 to a $2.25 million, one-year deal Read More... The post Josh Tomlin staying around: Right-hander says loyalty’s a big reason why he agreed to new $5.5 million, two-year contract appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram. Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The...
News-Herald Jan 26, 2016
Cleveland Indians gritty pitcher Josh Tomlin signs two-year contract

Cleveland Indians gritty pitcher Josh Tomlin signs two-year contract

Josh Tomlin worked relentlessly to bounce back from shoulder surgery last March, and now the Indians have rewarded their right-handed starter with a two-year contract extension through 2017 with a club option for 2018.The deal is worth a reported $5.5 million with the chance to earn $3 million more in 2018.
Plain Dealer Jan 26, 2016

Cleveland Indians, pitcher Josh Tomlin agree to two-year contract extension

The Indians and the right-handed pitcher have agreed to a two-year contract extension. The club also holds an option on the pitcher for the 2018 season.
Akron Beacon Journal Jan 26, 2016

Indians sign pitcher Josh Tomlin to two-year contract extension

The Indians on Tuesday agreed to terms with starting pitcher Josh Tomlin on a two-year contract extension. The deal also includes a club option for the 2018 season.Tomlin, 31, was already the likely front runner for the No. 5 spot in the rotation ahead of lead challenger Cody Anderson. This extension furthers his cause.“I think that’s the plan,” Indians General Manager Mike Chernoff said when asked if he envisioned Tomlin being in the Opening Day rotation. “He’s obviously pitched out of the bullpen before, so he is going to play a meaningful role on the team and he’ll have every...
Plain Dealer Jan 26, 2016

GM Mike Chernoff: Cleveland Indians plan to have Josh Tomlin in the starting rotation

When asked Tuesday if Tomlin would be part of the rotation, general manager Mike Chernoff said, "I think that's the plan."
Akron Beacon Journal Jan 26, 2016

Indians sign Josh Tomlin to contract extension

The Indians on Tuesday agreed to terms with starting pitcher Josh Tomlin on a two-year contract extension. The deal also includes a club option for the 2018 season. Tomlin, 31, was already pegged to be the likely front runner for the No. 5 spot in the rotation ahead of lead challenger Cody Anderson. This extension only furthers his cause. Tomlin missed most of last season after he needed shoulder surgery in March. Once healthy in mid-August, he joined the rotation and responded nicely, posting a 7-2 record with a 3.02 ERA, 57 strikeouts and only eight walks in 10 starts. Tomlin...
Akron Beacon Journal Jan 15, 2016
Indians avoid arbitration with Cody Allen, Lonnie Chisenhall, Josh Tomlin, Jeff Manship

Indians avoid arbitration with Cody Allen, Lonnie Chisenhall, Josh Tomlin, Jeff Manship

The Indians won’t need the arbitration hearings in February after coming to terms with all four of their remaining eligible players ahead of Friday’s deadline. Those four were closer Cody Allen, third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall, starting pitcher Josh Tomlin and relief pitcher Jeff Manship. Allen will make $4.15 million in 2016 in his first year of arbitration eligibility. Allen has been a valuable commodity in the back end of the Indians’ bullpen the past few seasons. He saved 24 games with a 2.07 ERA and struck out 91 batters in 69⅔ innings pitched in 2014. Last season, his numbers...

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