Keith Foulke retiring?
Posted by Mike Conley February 16, 2007 06:11AM
According to a report on WTAM 1100 this morning, newly signed reliever, Keith Foulke, has retired before ever throwing a pitch in an Indians uniform.
Keith Foulke signed a one year deal with the Indians worth an estimated 5 million dollars. Perfromance incentives in the contract could have pushed the deal to 7 million.Foulke battled arm and knee injuries the past two seasons while with the Red Sox.
He was slated to be the team's closer heading into spring training. Now that job will more than likely go to Joe Borowski, another arm signed during the offseason to solidify the back end of the bullpen.
We will keep you up to date with more information on this story as it unfolds