"I said something to Kluber, 'Hey, I don't want to get in the way,' and he said he loved it," the manager said. "That's where the relationships come into play. It's not a big deal. It's just our way of showing we appreciate and we care."
Indians swap Almonte for Miller on disabled list →
"Yeah, heck yeah," he said. "Probably a little more excited than everybody else here. I have a feeling I probably missed them more than they missed me."
Francona rejoins Indians a week after heart procedure →