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
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.
Club control: 2018 (eligible for arbitration this year)
- 34 saves (38 opportunities)
- 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)