2015 Cleveland Indians postseason player profiles: RHP Cody Allen


Over the next month, we’re going to recap our guys’ 2015 seasons — on and off the field — in alphabetical order.

Name: Cody Allen

Height: 6-1

Weight: 210

Birthday: 11/20/88

Hometown: Orlando, Fla.

Club control: 2018 (eligible for arbitration this year)

Twitter: n/a

The numbers:

  • 34 saves (38 opportunities)
  • 2-5
  • 2.99 ERA (take away two April outings in which he allowed four runs apiece and ERA drops to 1.98)
  • 99 strikeouts were fourth among MLB relievers
  • Ranked 13th in MLB in saves, sixth the AL

Behind the numbers:

  • Like Austin Adams, he’ll get married this offseason to fiancée Mallory
  • He and Mallory have been very active in the Cleveland community, including visiting Providence House
  • Known as Chicken Al, a nickname that spurred the Rally Chicken’s presence in 2013 and 2014
  • One of the clubhouse’s fiercest card players
  • Favorites: “Lone Survivor” (movie), Jason Aldean (artist)


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