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Cleveland Indians infielder Andres Gimenez was optioned to Triple-A Columbus on Tuesday.
Gimenez began 2021 as Cleveland’s starting shortstop but sat in four of the last five contests. He struggled at the plate this season, slashing .179/.226/.308 across 85 plate appearances. Pitcher Jean Carlos Meija was recalled in a corresponding move.
Cleveland shortstop Andres Gimenez went 1-for-2 in a 3-2 loss to Seattle on Sunday.
After coming over to Cleveland in the Francisco Lindor trade, Gimenez is struggling for his new team. He's hitting just .179 with two homers, 10 runs, five RBI, and four steals. He's starting to lose playing time at shortstop to Amed Rosario.
Cleveland shortstop Andres Gimenez went 0-for-2 with a steal and a run in a 3-2 win over the Cubs on Tuesday.
Gimenez came around to score on Cesar Hernandez's two-run homer in the fifth. Gimenez is hitting just .178 with two homers, nine runs, five RBI, and four steals in 73 at-bats.
Cleveland shortstop Andres Gimenez went 1-for-3 with a run and an RBI in a 9-2 win over the Reds on Saturday.
Gimenez is hitting just .183 with two homers, eight runs, five RBI, and three steals in 71 at-bats. He will need to start hitting more consistently to hold off Amed Rosario at shortstop.
Cleveland shortstop Andres Gimenez went 1-for-3 with a run in a 5-3 win over the White Sox on Friday.
Gimenez came around to score on a Jose Ramirez single in the third inning. The young shortstop is hitting .200 with two homers, seven runs, four RBI, and three steals in 55 at-bats.