Indians Finalize Extension For Asdrubal Cabrera
The Cleveland Indians have finalized a two-year contract extension for shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera, according to the team’s official Twitter account.
Indians finalize 2-year extension for SS Asdrubal Cabrera. Now signed for next 3 years thru 2014. 92RBI in 2011,most by a Tribe SS since '48
— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) April 4, 2012
Cabrera, 26, will now be locked up by the club until he is 29-years-old as the extension keeps him under contract through 2014. The shortstop had a breakout year in 2011, hitting .273/.332/.460 with 25 home runs and 92 RBI. His previous career-high in home runs was six. Cabrera was selected as an All-Star last season, and won the Silver Slugger for his position in the American League.