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Cleveland Indians shortstop Mike Aviles jumps but can't catch a Cincinnati Reds hit in the first inning during an exhibition game in Goodyear, Ariz., Feb. 27. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Cleveland Indians' Mike Aviles readies to bat during practice in Goodyear, Ariz.,Feb. 24. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Cleveland Indians shortstop Mike Aviles (right) throws over Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce (32) to complete a double play on Reds' Ryan Ludwick in the fifth inning of a game Monday, in Goodyear, Ariz. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
CLEVELAND: It was fitting that on the night the Indians honored Jim Thome as a member of the 2016 class inducted into the franchise Hall of Fame, the 2016 edition of the Indians powered their way to a 6-3 win over the Oakland Athletics.