Adam Everett 3B CLE Jan 13 '12
Adam Everett has been hired by the Indians as special assistant to baseball operations.
Everett had reportedly been considering retirement since being released by the Tribe back in June, and it sounds like this seals the deal. The soon-to-be 35-year-old batted only .242/.294/.346 over 11 major league seasons but was considered one of the top defensive shortstops in the game during his prime.
Adam Everett 3B CLE Jun 30 '11
Indians released INF Adam Everett.
Everett was designated for assignment by the Indians earlier this week. The 34-year-old is batting just .217/.277.233 over 67 plate appearances this season. He is reportedly considering retirement.
Adam Everett 3B CLE Jun 27 '11
Indians designated INF Adam Everett for assignment.
Everett told MLB.com's Jordan Bastian that he is considering retirement but will first weigh his other options. The 34-year-old infielder batted .217/.277/.233 in 67 plate appearances for the Tribe this season.