Michael Brantley (shoulder) is slated to resume swinging a bat in late December.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that the Indians have "stayed in touch" with Mike Napoli.
Indians non-tendered RHP Jeff Manship.
Indians signed C Erik Kratz to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Indians re-signed INF/OF Michael Martinez to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that "indications" point toward the Indians, Red Sox and Rangers showing the most interest in free agent Mike Napoli.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports relays that the Yankees have "called upon" free agent slugger Mike Napoli.
Indians signed OF Daniel Robertson to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Indians sent INF/OF Michael Martinez outright to Triple-A Columbus.
Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune hears from one Mariners official that free agent slugger Mike Napoli "doesn’t fit" on their roster.
According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Astros have shown interest in free agent slugger Mike Napoli.
Chris Gimenez has elected free agency.
Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM reports that the Mariners are one of the many teams giving the Indians "serious competition" for Mike Napoli's services.
Tim Cooney (shoulder) is not expected to be 100 percent for the beginning of spring training.
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, Mike Napoli is drawing interest from National League clubs as a full-time first baseman.