Drew Stubbs #11 of the Cleveland Indians prepares to bat against the Cincinnati Reds during the spring training game at Goodyear Ballpark on February 24, 2013 in Goodyear, Arizona.
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CLEVELAND - Over the start of the month of March will will be introducing you to this year's edition of the Cleveland Indians. This is Indians outfielder Drew Stubbs.
Last Year: Cincinnati Reds
How did he get to Cleveland? Traded as part of a 3-team trade by the Cincinnati Reds to the Cleveland Indians. The Arizona Diamondbacks sent Matt Albers, Trevor Bauer and Bryan Shaw to the Cleveland Indians. The Cincinnati Reds sent Didi Gregorius to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Cleveland Indians sent Lars Anderson and Tony Sipp to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Cleveland Indians sent Shin-Soo Choo, Jason Donald and cash to the Cincinnati Reds in December.
What is expected of Stubbs? Stubbs will start for the Indians in the outfield this season. His speed will impress Indians fans all season. Stubbs, Michael Brantley, Nick Swisher, and Michael Bourn give the Indians the best outfield they have had in years. Stubbs strikes out more than some would like, but some folks around baseball will tell you this might be the best pick up of the off season.
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