Tribe acquires Stoneburner from Texas

Tribe acquires Stoneburner from Texas

GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- The Indians announced Monday that the club had acquired infielder Davis Stoneburner from the Rangers, thus completing the Feb. 21 trade that sent left-hander Kelvin De La Cruz to Texas.

De La Cruz was reacquired by the Indians on March 15.

Stoneburner, 27, was a Rangers' ninth-round pick in the 2007 First-Year Player Draft out of James Madison and has made the climb from the Class A California League to the Double-A Texas League in the last two seasons. He spent the 2011 campaign with Double-A Frisco, where he hit .269 with nine homers, 47 RBIs and 64 runs in 116 games.

Stoneburner -- a career .273 hitter -- will report to Goodyear and be be assigned to Minor League camp.