The Indians have agreed to a deal with right-hander Brett Myers, pending the outcome of a physical. CBSSports.com Insider Jon Heyman confirms the original report of Gene Frenette of the Florida Times-Union in Myers' hometown of Jacksonville, Fla. Heyman reports that the contract, if finalized, will be for one year plus a team option.
Myers, 32, is coming off a season in which he posted an ERA of 3.31 in 70 appearances for the Astros and White Sox. For his career, Myers has a 4.27 ERA and 1.34 WHIP in 1,560 innings as a starter and a 3.36 ERA and 1.24 WHIP in 128 2/3 bullpen innings. It's not yet known how the Indians will choose to use him.