|Jan. 13 11:24 AM PT12:24 PM MT1:24 PM CT2:24 PM ET14:24 ET19:24 GMT3:24 12:24 PM MST2:24 PM EST2:54 PM VEN23:24 UAE1:24 PM CT-Allen and the Indians avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year deal worth $7.35 million.
Analysis: Allen, who earned $4.15 million as a first-year arbitration-eligible player in 2016, played a key role in Cleveland's surprise run to the World Series. The 28-year-old closer saved 32 games and recorded a 2.51 ERA in the regular season, then saved six more games and racked up 24 strikeouts in 13 2/3 scoreless innings during the postseason.
|Oct. 29 9:38 PM PT10:38 PM MT11:38 PM CT12:38 AM ET0:38 ET4:38 GMT12:38 9:38 PM MST11:38 PM EST12:08 AM VEN8:38 UAE11:38 PM CT-Somewhat overshadowed by teammate Andrew Miller, Allen also has been stellar this postseason. He fanned three in 1 1/3 scoreless innings Friday to preserve a 1-0 win in Game 3 of the World Series.
Analysis: Allen has converted all six save opportunities and worked 10 scoreless innings this postseason. He's allowed seven hits, walked three and struck out 18.
|Oct. 18 8:09 AM PT9:09 AM MT10:09 AM CT11:09 AM ET11:09 ET15:09 GMT23:09 8:09 AM MST10:09 AM EST10:39 AM VEN19:09 UAE10:09 AM CT-Allen was part of a sensational relief effort by the Indians in Game 3 of the ALCS. The usual closer tossed 1 2/3 scoreless innings before Andrew Miller got the final four outs of Monday's 4-2 win at Toronto.
Analysis: Terry Francona used Allen, who earned the save in four of Cleveland's first five victories of this postseason, in the seventh and eighth innings for matchup purposes. The right-hander has been excellent regardless of his role, having yielded only four hits and striking out 10 in 6 2/3 innings during the playoffs.
|Oct. 7 9:36 PM PT10:36 PM MT11:36 PM CT12:36 AM ET0:36 ET4:36 GMT12:36 9:36 PM MST11:36 PM EST12:06 AM VEN8:36 UAE11:36 PM CT-Allen closed out Cleveland's 5-4 victory over Boston in Game 1 of the ALDS by striking out four over 1 2/3 scoreless innings.
Analysis: Allen, who's now allowed only one run over his last 17 appearances, threw 40 pitches in notching his first five-out save this year. The downside is there's a strong chance he won't be available for Friday's Game 2.
|Sep. 26 8:47 PM PT9:47 PM MT10:47 PM CT11:47 PM ET23:47 ET3:47 GMT11:47 8:47 PM MST10:47 PM EST11:17 PM VEN7:47 UAE (+1)10:47 PM CT-Allen earned his 30th save in 33 chances Monday, pitching a perfect ninth inning as the Indians clinched the AL Central.
Analysis: Allen is 1-0 with seven saves in seven opportunities in his past 13 appearances, allowing one run and five hits with 17 strikeouts and five walks over 13 2/3 innings during that span.
|Sep. 17 5:43 PM PT6:43 PM MT7:43 PM CT8:43 PM ET20:43 ET0:43 GMT8:43 5:43 PM MST7:43 PM EST8:13 PM VEN4:43 UAE (+1)7:43 PM CT-Allen worked a scoreless innings Saturday in Cleveland's 1-0 win over Detroit.
Analysis: Since allowing five runs in a loss to the White Sox on Aug. 17, Allen has pitched 10 2/3 scoreless innings in 10 appearances. He's allowed four hits and fanned 16 in that span.
|Sep. 9 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET23:36 ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST11:06 PM VEN7:36 UAE (+1)10:36 PM CT-Allen notched his 27th save with a scoreless ninth Friday in a 5-4 win at Minnesota.
Analysis: Since allowing five runs in a loss to the White Sox on Aug. 17, Allen has pitched 8 2/3 scoreless innings and allowed three hits with four walks and 14 strikeouts.
|Sep. 8 2:14 PM PT3:14 PM MT4:14 PM CT5:14 PM ET17:14 ET21:14 GMT5:14 2:14 PM MST4:14 PM EST4:44 PM VEN1:14 UAE (+1)4:14 PM CT-Allen struck out two in a perfect ninth for his 26th save in 29 chances and second in as many days Thursday.
Analysis: Since giving up five runs in one-third of an inning against the White Sox on Aug. 17, the right-hander has pitched 7 2/3 scoreless innings while allowing three hits and four walks with 12 strikeouts in seven appearances.
|Aug. 18 9:25 PM PT10:25 PM MT11:25 PM CT12:25 AM ET0:25 ET4:25 GMT12:25 9:25 PM MST11:25 PM EST11:55 PM VEN8:25 UAE11:25 PM CT-Allen allowed five runs, highlighted by Adam Eaton's grand slam, in the ninth inning of a 10-7 loss to the White Sox on Wednesday.
Analysis: Allen had not yielded a run in his previous six outings.
|Aug. 14 5:16 PM PT6:16 PM MT7:16 PM CT8:16 PM ET20:16 ET0:16 GMT8:16 5:16 PM MST7:16 PM EST7:46 PM VEN4:16 UAE (+1)7:16 PM CT-Allen struck out two en route to his 22nd save in Sunday's 5-4 win over the Angels.
Analysis: Allen has a sparkling 0.52 ERA while converting all seven save chances over his last 17 appearances.
|Aug. 9 7:14 PM PT8:14 PM MT9:14 PM CT10:14 PM ET22:14 ET2:14 GMT10:14 7:14 PM MST9:14 PM EST9:44 PM VEN6:14 UAE (+1)9:14 PM CT-Allen walked one but struck out two en route to his 21st save in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Nationals.
Analysis: Allen has given up one earned run over 15 1/3 innings while converting all six save chances in his last 15 appearances.
|2012||Cle||0||1||0 - 1||27||0||0||29.0||29||12||12||2||15||0||27||1.52||3.72|
|2013||Cle||6||1||2 - 4||77||0||0||70.1||62||22||19||7||26||2||88||1.25||2.43|
|2014||Cle||6||4||24 - 28||76||0||0||69.2||48||21||16||7||26||5||91||1.06||2.07|
|2015||Cle||2||5||34 - 38||70||0||0||69.1||56||26||23||2||25||2||99||1.17||2.99|
|2016||Cle||3||5||32 - 35||67||0||0||68.0||41||23||19||8||27||2||87||1.00||2.51|
|2017||Cle||0||0||3 - 3||7||0||0||6.2||7||1||1||0||1||0||15||1.20||1.35|
|Career||17||16||95 - 109||324||0||0||313.0||243||105||90||26||120||11||407||1.16||2.59|
|2013||Cle||Total||0||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||0.1||1||1||0||0||0||0||1||0.00|
|WC||0||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||0.1||1||1||0||0||0||0||1||0.00|
|2016||Cle||Total||0||0||6 - 6||10||0||0||13.2||8||0||0||0||5||1||24||0.00|
|LDS||0||0||2 - 2||2||0||0||3.0||4||0||0||0||2||0||5||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||3 - 3||4||0||0||4.2||1||0||0||0||1||0||7||0.00|
|WS||0||0||1 - 1||4||0||0||6.0||3||0||0||0||2||1||12||0.00|
|Career||0||0||6 - 6||11||0||0||14.0||9||1||0||0||5||1||25||0.00|