|Nov. 4 9:29 AM PT10:29 AM MT11:29 AM CT12:29 PM ET12:29 ET17:29 GMT1:29 CST10:29 AM MST12:29 PM EST12:59 PM VEN21:29 UAE11:29 AM CT-The Indians have made $14.1 million qualifying offer to Jimenez.
Analysis: The club had until 5 p.m. Monday to make the offer to Jimenez, who had a bounce-back season in 2013, winning 13 games. Jimenez went 4-0 with a 1.09 ERA in September, helping the Indians clinch their first playoff berth since 2007. Jimenez has until Nov. 11 to accept the Indians' offer. If he takes it, he would be signed for next season. If he declines it, the Indians would receive a first-round draft pick next June if Jimenez signs with another team.
|Nov. 1 7:13 AM PT8:13 AM MT9:13 AM CT10:13 AM ET10:13 ET14:13 GMT22:13 CST7:13 AM MST9:13 AM EST9:43 AM VEN18:13 UAE8:13 AM CT-Jimenez is a free agent after the club exercised his $8 million club option for next season and he declined it.
Analysis: Jimenez bounced back from a 17-loss season in 2012 to go 13-9 this season with a 3.30 ERA. The 29-year-old right-hander was Cleveland's most consistent pitcher in the second half of the season, helping the Indians clinch their first playoff spot since 2007. The Indians can offer him a $14 million qualifying offer by Monday. He will have six days to accept or decline. If he agrees, he will make $14 million next season.
|Sep. 29 8:35 PM PT9:35 PM MT10:35 PM CT11:35 PM ET23:35 ET3:35 GMT11:35 CST8:35 PM MST10:35 PM EST11:05 PM VEN7:35 UAE (+1)10:35 PM CT-Cleveland earned its first postseason berth since 2007, beating the Minnesota Twins 5-1 Sunday to clinch an AL wild card as Jimenez tied a career high with 13 strikeouts.
Analysis: Jimenez (13-9) gave up one run and five hits in 6 2-3 innings, improving to 4-0 with a 1.09 ERA in September. Jimenez has posted an AL-low 1.82 ERA since the All-Star break while striking out 100 over 84 innings.
|Sep. 20 10:42 AM PT11:42 AM MT12:42 PM CT1:42 PM ET13:42 ET17:42 GMT1:42 CST10:42 AM MST12:42 PM EST1:12 PM VEN21:42 UAE12:42 PM CT-Jimenez allowed one run and struck out nine in seven innings Thursday.
Analysis: right-hander has fanned 59 in his last 47 innings.
|Sep. 10 8:34 AM PT9:34 AM MT10:34 AM CT11:34 AM ET11:34 ET15:34 GMT23:34 CST8:34 AM MST10:34 AM EST11:04 AM VEN19:34 UAE10:34 AM CT-Jimenez struck out 10 and gave up no earned runs over seven innings to beat Kansas City 4-3 on Monday.
Analysis: Jimenez allowed seven hits and did not walk a batter while recording his 11th win.
|Sep. 4 12:01 PM PT1:01 PM MT2:01 PM CT3:01 PM ET15:01 ET19:01 GMT3:01 CST12:01 PM MST2:01 PM EST2:31 PM VEN23:01 UAE2:01 PM CT-Jimenez pitched six shutout innings in Tuesday's win over Baltimore.
Analysis: Jimenez (10-9) has allowed three earned runs or less in eight consecutive starts. The right-hander held Baltimore to four hits and worked out of a bases-loaded jam in the sixth.
|Aug. 30 2:52 PM PT3:52 PM MT4:52 PM CT5:52 PM ET17:52 ET21:52 GMT5:52 CST2:52 PM MST4:52 PM EST5:22 PM VEN1:52 UAE (+1)4:52 PM CT-Jimenez was not too shabby in a 3-1 loss to Atlanta on Thursday night.
Analysis: Jimenez took the loss. He pitched seven strong innings, but one big mistake cost him when Brian McCann hit a three-run dinger.
|Aug. 18 1:14 PM PT2:14 PM MT3:14 PM CT4:14 PM ET16:14 ET20:14 GMT4:14 CST1:14 PM MST3:14 PM EST3:44 PM VEN0:14 UAE (+1)3:14 PM CT-Jimenez carried a no-hit bid into the sixth, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 7-1 on Saturday night.
Analysis: Jimenez (9-7, 4.00 ERA) didn't allow a hit until Josh Donaldson lined a run-scoring single to shallow center with two out in the sixth, ending the pitcher's night after 105 pitches. He struck out eight and walked five while snapping a two-game skid.
|Aug. 11 10:35 AM PT11:35 AM MT12:35 PM CT1:35 PM ET13:35 ET17:35 GMT1:35 CST10:35 AM MST12:35 PM EST1:05 PM VEN21:35 UAE12:35 PM CT-Jimenez suffered Saturday's 7-2 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: Jimenez allowed three runs in 6 1-3 innings for the reeling Indians. He has dropped three of four.
|July 29 2:46 PM PT3:46 PM MT4:46 PM CT5:46 PM ET17:46 ET21:46 GMT5:46 CST2:46 PM MST4:46 PM EST5:16 PM VEN1:46 UAE (+1)4:46 PM CT-Jimenez allowed two hits in eight scoreless innings - matching his longest outing of the season - and the Indians recorded their major league-leading 14th shutout with a 6-0 rout of Texas on Sunday.
Analysis: Jimenez struck out six and walked three. He's 8-5 on the year.
|July 23 12:44 PM PT1:44 PM MT2:44 PM CT3:44 PM ET15:44 ET19:44 GMT3:44 CST12:44 PM MST2:44 PM EST3:14 PM VEN23:44 UAE2:44 PM CT-Jimenez suffered Monday's 2-1 loss to Seattle.
Analysis: Cleveland pitchers had gone nine games - 85 innings - without allowing a home run. Jimenez kept the streak going through 88 innings until Morales led off the fourth with his 15th homer of the season. He allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings.
|July 10 9:08 AM PT10:08 AM MT11:08 AM CT12:08 PM ET12:08 ET16:08 GMT0:08 CST9:08 AM MST11:08 AM EST11:38 AM VEN20:08 UAE11:08 AM CT-Jimenez and three relievers combined on a shutout while the offense made the most of four hits in Tuesday's 3-0 win over Toronto. Jimenez (7-4) dodged constant trouble in six innings, allowing five hits with two walks and four strikeouts.
Analysis: Jimenez has allowed three runs or fewer in 13 of his last 14 starts.
|June 2 9:06 AM PT10:06 AM MT11:06 AM CT12:06 PM ET12:06 ET16:06 GMT0:06 CST9:06 AM MST11:06 AM EST11:36 AM VEN20:06 UAE11:06 AM CT-Jimenez pitched eight scoreless innings and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 on Saturday.
Analysis: Jimenez (4-3, 4.83 ERA) gave the Indians exactly what they needed while earning his first win since May 11 in Detroit. The right-hander allowed four hits and struck out seven in stopping Tampa Bay's six-game winning streak.
|May 23 2:06 PM PT3:06 PM MT4:06 PM CT5:06 PM ET17:06 ET21:06 GMT5:06 CST2:06 PM MST4:06 PM EST4:36 PM VEN1:06 UAE (+1)4:06 PM CT-Jimenez was rocked as the Cleveland Indians lost to the Detroit Tigers 11-7 on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Jimenez allowed six runs in four innings and failed to tame the powerful Tigers.
|May 12 6:16 PM PT7:16 PM MT8:16 PM CT9:16 PM ET21:16 ET1:16 GMT9:16 CST6:16 PM MST8:16 PM EST8:46 PM VEN5:16 UAE (+1)8:16 PM CT-Jimenez limited the Tigers to one run and three hits while throwing six innings in Cleveland's 7-6 win over Detroit on Saturday.
Analysis: Jimenez has won each of his last three starts while holding opponents to three runs in 18 2-3 innings. He also has 20 strikeouts during that stretch.
|May 7 1:26 PM PT2:26 PM MT3:26 PM CT4:26 PM ET16:26 ET20:26 GMT4:26 CST1:26 PM MST3:26 PM EST3:56 PM VEN0:26 UAE (+1)3:26 PM CT-Jimenez allowed two runs, four hits and struck out eight over 5 2-3 innings, earning the win during Monday's 7-3 victory over Oakland.
Analysis: Jimenez has now won back-to-back starts while compiling a 1.42 ERA and a 0.95 ERA. He's struck out 12 over 12 2-3 innings over that stretch.
|Apr. 30 9:47 AM PT10:47 AM MT11:47 AM CT12:47 PM ET12:47 ET16:47 GMT0:47 CST9:47 AM MST11:47 AM EST12:17 PM VEN20:47 UAE11:47 AM CT-Jimenez baffled the Kansas City Royals while pitching into the eighth inning of Monday's 9-0 win.
Analysis: Jimenez allowed three hits and two walks to earn his first victory of the season. Despite his impressive performance, Jimenez, who compiled a 10.06 ERA over his first four starts, remains a risky option going forward.