10 Jan

Welcome to the 2015 IBI preview capsules! In order to prepare for the upcoming season, IBI will have a preview capsule running for every player on the 40-man roster and selected non-roster invites. To mix things up, we will be running these roughly in alphabetical order. Next up is infielder/outfielder Mike Aviles.

Previously-run previews can be found here:

Mike Aviles, INF/OF

Bats: Right — Throws: Right — Entering his age-34 season — Contract: $3.5 million in 2015 (free agent after the season)

2014 Overview: Just like in 2013, Aviles did not put up impressive numbers at the plate or in the field, but the utility man added value from the bench by being able to play nearly every position on the field. Only missing pitcher, catcher, and first base in 2014, Aviles gave Terry Francona ultimate flexibility off of the bench, a role he will be expected to fulfill again this season. Read More…

From Indians Baseball Insider, January 8, 2015

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