Indians notebook: Top three in rotation set, now what?
GOODYEAR, Ariz.: For three consecutive days, Indians manager Terry Francona has announced a member of his starting rotation, with No.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Indians 2014: Was Cleveland a one-year wonder?
What are the Indians going to do for an encore this season? Winning their first World Series since 1948 might be the only accomplishment capable of topping what Cleveland pulled off last year.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Most Scrutinized Player in Every MLB Camp
However, in MLB spring training camps across Arizona and Florida there are tons of players under all sorts of scrutiny for all sorts of reasons.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Patience for Grady Sizemore
That may not be exactly what the Red Sox lineup card will look like when they open the season March 31 in Baltimore against Jim Palmer, Mike Boddicker, Ubaldo Jimenez, or whomever Buck Showalter sends to the mound to start the season.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
5 Indians observations: Santana conundrum, Masterson's motives and Brantley's batting
The Indians haven't tasted defeat in a week and a half. They finished Saturday's 10-inning affair with the Padres in a 4-4 deadlock, to push their record to 8-1-1.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
MLB player notes
RHP Ronald Belisario, who received a $3 million contract in free agency this offseason, finally seems to have his visa problems behind him, and according to manager Robin Ventura, was expected into camp over the weekend, almost three weeks later than he was expected.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Indians 7, Cubs 2: Marla Ridenour's final thoughts after Friday's victory
Sixteen thoughts for the 16 strikeouts recorded by Indians pitchers on a sunny, 73-degree day at brand new Cubs Park as the Tribe improved to 8-1.
The Baltimore Sun
Ubaldo Jimenez throws two perfect innings in Orioles debut
The 30-year-old right-hander threw two perfect innings Friday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Cleveland Indians Spring Training: Ranking the Top 5 Early Standouts
We're nearing the halfway point in Spring Training, and that makes now a good time to check in on the teams.
Projecting Every MLB Team's Most Difficult Cut or Demotion
Over the next few weeks, teams will face some difficult decisions as they begin to trim down their rosters to the maximum 25 players by Opening Day.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Yoon Suk-min May Play Second Fiddle as Orioles Sign More Pitchers
Competition for a spot in the starting rotation of the Baltimore Orioles is likely to get tougher for pitcher Yoon Suk-min after two-time Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana signed a one-year minor league contract with the club on Tuesday.
Let's Go Tribe
Indians by the (uniform) numbers: 26 to 50
Today I continue the rundown of where each uniform number stands in terms of the number of player who have worn it, the total number of seasons it has been worn, and the total number of different times it was worn .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Indians 6, Rangers 5: Stephanie Storm's 5 final thoughts on Monday's game
Stephanie Storm's 5 final thoughts on the Indians 6-5 victory over the host Texas Rangers Monday at Surprise Stadium.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Cactus League Game 4: Mariners at Indians
Randy Wolf's best season, by WAR, came back when the M's were still perennial contenders and led the league in attendance - the heady days of 2002.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Indians 4, Reds 0: Stephanie Storm's final thoughts on Friday's spring training game
The right-hander didn't give manager Terry Francona any reason to believe he's not ready to step up and help do his part for the departed veterans in his first spring start Friday.
Cleveland Indians John Axford shows he has the stuff to be a closer: Terry Pluto
Axford said he never had four games like that, "I couldn't get out of an inningI gave up 4-5 homers" Axford has 106 Major League saves.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Is Justin Masterson's optimism enough to get multiyear deal with Cleveland Indians?
Justin Masterson is an optimist. Tell him someone stole his car on a rainy night and he'd find something good to say about having to make the long walk home in wet shoes.
Carlos Gonzalez says Dexter Fowler 'struck out a lot' from leadoff spot
While serving as the Rockies ' primary leadoff hitter last season, Dexter Fowler whiffed 105 times in 492 plate appearances.
Predicting the Baltimore Orioles' 2014 Starting Rotation
It could be argued that the Baltimore Orioles of 2013 could have been competitors for the lead in the American League East if their pitching staff had been just a little bit better.