Indians Send Gimenez to AAA Columbus

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Chris Gimenez was optioned to AAA Columbus on Saturday. The former Wolf Pack player was one of the Cleveland Indians' final cuts.

The move came as a bit of a suprise. Gimenez enjoyed a terrific spring, batting .357 with two home runs and seven RBI. His versatility was also a plus, playing several positions including catcher.

Gimenez was drafted by Cleveland in the 19th round back in 2004.

He compiled a .327 average (144-for-441) in three years at Nevada, totaling 30 homers and 103 RBI in 146 games.