Cleveland nears minor league deal with Ryan Raburn
9:28 PM, Jan 19, 2013
12:12 AM, Jan 20, 2013
DETROIT (WXYZ) - According to sources, the Cleveland Indians are nearing a minor league deal with free agent Ryan Raburn. The deal will likely be finalized next week and is expected to include a spring training invite.
Rayburn, who turns 32 in April, was released by the Tigers in November. He batted .256 with 54 home runs, and 216 RBI in seven seasons with the Tigers.