2016 Cleveland Indians Roster

The 2016 Cleveland Indians team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2016 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 2016 Cleveland Indians Opening Day starters list, a 2016 Cleveland Indians salary list, a 2016 Cleveland Indians uniform number breakdown and a 2016 Cleveland Indians primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

2016 Cleveland Indians


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Complete Roster

5-11
205
Right
Right
1986-08-19
6-01
210
Right
Right
1988-11-20
6-04
240
Right
Right
1990-09-14
6-02
225
Right
Right
1990-09-11
6-01
205
Right
Right
1991-01-17
6-03
224
Right
Right
1987-03-21
6-03
245
Right
Right
1985-09-23
6-04
215
Right
Right
1990-12-21
6-00
180
Right
Right
1990-02-18
6-02
175
Left
Left
1991-12-15
6-03
210
Left
Right
1986-03-06
6-03
225
Right
Right
1988-12-13
6-03
218
Left
Left
1982-07-12
6-01
205
Left
Right
1989-09-29
6-03
250
Right
Right
1986-07-03
6-04
215
Right
Right
1986-04-10
6-02
205
Right
Right
1985-01-16
6-06
240
Right
Right
1987-12-08
6-00
180
Left
Left
1992-02-21
6-07
205
Left
Left
1985-05-21
6-00
200
Left
Left
1992-11-20
6-03
205
Right
Right
1985-02-19
6-03
215
Right
Right
1991-10-03
6-00
195
Right
Right
1990-01-11
6-01
232
Right
Both
1987-11-08
6-01
190
Right
Right
1984-10-19
6-02
230
Right
Right
1982-12-27
6-02
215
Right
Right
1987-07-19
6-03
220
Right
Right
1984-05-08
5-11
220
Right
Right
1988-12-23
6-03
250
Right
Right
1990-06-30
6-03
205
Right
Right
1991-08-31
5-11
200
Right
Left
1987-04-03
5-11
190
Right
Both
1993-11-14
5-09
180
Right
Both
1982-09-16
6-01
225
Right
Right
1981-10-31
5-09
190
Right
Both
1992-09-17
5-11
210
Right
Both
1986-04-08
6-00
245
Right
Right
1979-03-22
5-09
210
Right
Both
1989-06-27
6-02
200
Left
Left
1987-05-15
6-00
245
Right
Right
1977-08-30
6-02
190
Right
Left
1988-10-04
5-09
190
Left
Right
1986-05-22
5-10
185
Right
Both
1979-11-01
5-10
195
Right
Right
1980-10-19
6-02
200
Right
Right
1986-01-28
6-02
195
Right
Left
1991-04-24


The 2016 Cleveland Indians played 160 games during the regular season, won 93 games, lost 67 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Progressive Field (Park Factors: 98/98) where 1,591,667 fans witnessed their 2016 Indians finish the season with a .581 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 2016 Cleveland Indians Opening Day starters list, a 2016 Cleveland Indians salary list, a 2016 Cleveland Indians uniform number breakdown and a 2016 Cleveland Indians primary starters list:

2016 Cleveland Indians
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


2016 Cleveland Indians
Salaries

Carlos Santana $8,250,000.00
Michael Brantley $7,375,000.00
Mike Napoli $7,000,000.00
Jason Kipnis $6,166,667.00
Rajai Davis $5,250,000.00
Corey Kluber $4,700,000.00
Carlos Carrasco $4,500,000.00
Cody Allen $4,150,000.00
Juan Uribe $4,000,000.00
Trevor Bauer $3,500,000.00
Bryan Shaw $2,750,000.00
Yan Gomes $2,500,000.00
Josh Tomlin $2,250,000.00
Tommy Hunter $2,000,000.00
Zach McAllister $1,300,000.00
Marlon Byrd $1,000,000.00
Joba Chamberlain $1,000,000.00
Collin Cowgill $1,000,000.00
Ross Detwiler $1,000,000.00
Chris Gimenez $975,000.00
Jeff Manship $760,000.00
Francisco Lindor $540,300.00
Danny Salazar $536,200.00
Abraham Almonte $529,000.00
Dan Otero $520,000.00
Jose Ramirez $518,200.00
Roberto Perez $515,800.00
Cody Anderson $511,400.00
Austin Adams $510,000.00
Shawn Armstrong $508,000.00
Shawn Morimando $507,500.00
Tyler Naquin $507,500.00
Adam Plutko $507,500.00


2016 Cleveland Indians
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2016 Cleveland Indians Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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