Indians interested in Chase Headley

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Add the Indians to the list of teams in the mix for free agent Chase Headley, as Anthony Castrovince of MLB.com reports that they “have shown interest” in the third baseman.

Cleveland already has Lonnie Chisenhall at third base and he hit .280 with 13 homers and a .770 OPS in 142 games this season at age 25. However, he slumped in the second half and Castrovince writes that the Indians may be open to moving him to the outfield or maybe even trading him.

It seems unlikely that the Indians would winning a bidding war for Headley, especially since they have a decent third baseman already and Yankees are interested in re-signing him, but the possibility apparently exists.