GOODYEAR, Ariz.– With Major League Baseball Opening Day just a week away on March 29, the Cleveland Indians are still in the midst of cutting members from their spring training roster down to a 25-man roster for the regular season.
On the Cleveland Indians twitter, it was announced that Rajai Davis will make the big league roster. Due to an opt-out clause in his contract, the team had to let Davis know his fate by Thursday.
– Rajai Davis informed he will make 25-man roster for Opening Day
– Greg Allen and Ben Taylor optioned
– Alexi Ogando reassigned
– Gio Urshela will start season on DL, Erik Gonzalez will be on Opening Day roster pic.twitter.com/ecfDh8X98X
— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) March 22, 2018
The team also announced in a press release that Greg Allen and Ben Taylor have been sent to Triple-A Columbus. They have also reassigned Alexi Ogando to minor league camp.
The current Major League camp roster consists of 36 players.
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