17 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 utility man Audy Ciriaco.

Previously-run previews can be found here:

Audy Ciriaco, UTIL

Bats: Right — Throws: Right — Entering his age-28 season — Contract: Non-roster invite to spring training

2014 Overview: Though Ciriaco failed to make his major league debut in 2014, the utility man played an important role for the organization last season. Someone with the versatility of Ciriaco really helps to keep the minor league teams going, plus, Ciriaco is probably someone who could handle a week or two in the majors without embarrassing himself. It is not all about the 25-man roster, or even the 40-man roster; teams need depth to make it through a 162-game season, and Ciriaco was a key part of that depth in 2014. Read More…

From Indians Baseball Insider, January 15, 2015

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