Manager Terry Francona speaks on the Indians

Manager Terry Francona speaks on the Indians
Terry Francona news conference. (Source: WOIO)
Terry Francona news conference. (Source: WOIO)

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Manager Terry Francona spoke this afternoon about the Indians and the 2015 season.

Francona has led the Indians to consecutive winning seasons for the first time since 2000-2001.

Late last year the 55-year-old agreed on a two-year contract extension with the team.

FRANCONA's MAJOR LEAGUE MANAGERIAL CAREER

Year Club Record Place Notable

1997 Philadelphia 68-94 (.420) 5th 6th place, NL MGR of the Year

1998 Philadelphia 75-87 (.463) 3rd

1999 Philadelphia 77-85 (.475) 3rd Improved each of 1st 3 seasons

2000 Philadelphia 65-97 (.401) 5th

2004 Boston 98-64 (.605) 2nd World Series Champions

2005 Boston 95-67 (.586) 2nd AL Wildcard

2006 Boston 86-76 (.531) 3rd

2007 Boston 96-66 (.593) 1st World Series Champions

2008 Boston 95-67 (.586) 2nd AL Wildcard, Advanced to ALCS

2009 Boston 95-67 (.586) 2nd AL Wildcard

2010 Boston 89-73 (.549) 3rd

2011 Boston 90-72 (.556) 3rd

2013 CLEVELAND 92-70 (.568) 2nd AL Wildcard

2014 CLEVELAND 85-77 (.525) 3rd 10th-consecutive winning season

Cleveland Totals 177-147 (.546)

Major League Totals 1206-1062 (.532)

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