2015 Cleveland Indians postseason player profile: Infielder Chris Johnson

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

Name: Chris Johnson

Height: 6-3

Weight: 225

Birthday: 10/1/84

Birthplace: Naples, Fla.

Club control: 2017 (2018 club option)

Twitter: n/a

The numbers:

  • Hit .289 in 27 games (90 at-bats) after being acquired from Atlanta in August for Nick Swisher/Michael Bourn

Behind the numbers:

  • Matched a career-high four hits in his first start with the Indians on August 9 (4-for-4 vs. Minnesota, two runs, two doubles)
  • Overall this season, hit .326 off LHP – hitting .314 in his career against LHP
  • Hit .267 vs. RHP with Cleveland after hitting .176 off RHP with Atlanta
  • Made 10 starts at first, four at third and 10 at DH with Cleveland
  • Missed time with left wrist fracture (with ATL) and left finger infection (with Cleveland)

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