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  1. Brantley among Indians looking to bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland Indians

    ... of setbacks encountered include in-season injuries (catcher Yan Gomes ), an offseason surgery (outfielder Michael Brantley ) and diminished production (first basemen Mike Napoli and Carlos Santana , among others). Each player impacted in the past ...

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  2. Most games played in left field in Cleveland Indians historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... The only player to crack the Top 25 in the past six seasons should be an obvious one, Michael Brantley . He has climbed all the way up to ninth on the career list. He could have been in seventh had he not had to spend the entire 2012 season in ...

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  3. Cleveland Indians: The best moves would be no moves till after Spring TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Deep Left Field

    ... are being counted on fail to come through. The biggest concerns will be in the outfieldespecially until Michael Brantley returnsand at third base. I think most people believe that Giovanny Urshela can eventually lock down the job, but while his ...

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  4. Cleveland Indians have Terry Talkin' third base options and memories...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Cleveland.com

    If the Tribe had power hitters in the outfield, then they could go with a younger version of a smooth-fielding Jack Hanahan at third base. But Tribe fans know about Michael Brantley being out at least for the first month of the season because of shoulder surgery.

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  5. How can Francisco Lindor avoid sophomore jinx with Cleveland Indians? Hey, HoynsieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Cleveland.com

    ... who is going to keep getting better. I'm excited to see what he can do over a full season, but not having Michael Brantley in the lineup early in the season because of the surgery on his right shoulder is going to make things difficult for him and ...

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  6. Michael Brantley's health could decide the AL Central raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... baseball or not). When the season does roll around, the Cleveland Indians will be without left fielder Michael Brantley for at least two months. How long he is out -- and how effective he is when he returns -- could ultimately affect the outcome of ...

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  7. Cleveland Indians have had underwhelming offseason, but are still contenders in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... actually an elite defensive right fielder? Did Abraham Almonte actually just need a change of scenery? Is Michael Brantley going to be back in April, May, or June? If Davis plays mostly against lefties, he can comport himself at the plate, and he ...

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  8. Cleveland Indians: More proof that Kipnis should be an outfielder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Deep Left Field

    ... did play center field at Arizona State. It is also true that the Indians have a very good left fielder in Michael Brantley and that Kipnis probably doesn't have enough of an arm to play center or right. It is also true, however, that Kipnis is a ...

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  9. Francona has lineup decisions with Brantley sidelinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Major League Baseball

    A few of the names and just about every spot in the batting order will be worked out between now and then, and manager Terry Francona will surely take his time in sorting through its structure. Cleveland had a good thing going during the second half last year when Jason Kipnis , Francisco Lindor and Michael Brantley occupied the first three spots in the lineup, respectively.

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  10. Brantley biggest X-factor in competitive AL CentralRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Cleveland Indians

    Back at the Winter Meetings, a report began to circulate that Michael Brantley -- already slated to miss some time early in the season due to offseason right shoulder surgery -- might actually be out of the Indians' lineup until August . Reporters scrambled to follow up on this information, Indians officials worked to suppress it and fans panicked.

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  11. Cleveland Indians Should Upgrade at Third BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Deep Left Field

    ... Jason Kipnis at second base, and as mentioned last week, he'll likely need to help out in the outfield with Michael Brantley 's availability still an unknown. Expecting Ramirez to play 150 plus games at third base is asking too much. Perhaps a ...

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  12. Indians: Jason Kipnis looking for even more production this season after career year in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... a core group of players to take on more of a leadership role. Kipnis, pitcher Corey Kluber, outfielder Michael Brantley and catcher Yan Gomes were chosen. "It's very exciting for me because if you look at the four, there's one in every part ...

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  13. Cleveland Indians, without Lego Manny, will lean on pitching and bunts in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Cleveland.com

    ... the defending World Series champion Kansas City Royals, did something to get better? And don't forget that Michael Brantley, their most consistent hitter, will probably miss at least the first month of the season even though the rehab on his ...

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  14. If you can beat 'em, join 'em: Rajai Davis hoping trends...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Cleveland.com

    Rajai Davis played in the Motor City each of the last two seasons, during which the Tigers have amassed a 22-15 mark against the Tribe. Davis has been a part of the division-rival demolition.

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  15. Cleveland Indians Roundup: Michael Brantley Could Return for Opening...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Deep Left Field

    Aug 16, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Cleveland Indians left fielder Michael Brantley in the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. The Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 4-1.

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  16. Indians interact with fans at Town Hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Cleveland Indians

    ... 9 on SportsTime Ohio. The manager took part in a question-and-answer session with fans and then players Michael Brantley , Yan Gomes , Jason Kipnis and Corey Kluber followed with a discussion on stage. That group of players, and a majority of the ...

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  17. Cleveland Indians' Michael Brantley named top left fielder by MLB NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Cleveland.com

    Michael Brantley , who played with a variety of injuries last season, was named the top left fielder in baseball by MLB Network in its Top 10 Right Now series. Brantley hit .310 with 15 homers and 84 RBI in 137 games last season.

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  18. Right-handed power bats, the rotation's fifth spot and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Cleveland.com

    That was one revelation from the Indians' Town Hall meeting on Friday afternoon. Kluber, Jason Kipnis, Michael Brantley and Yan Gomes each listed an activity in which they lack skill.

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  19. Cleveland Indians: Could Michael Brantley be ready for Opening Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Deep Left Field

    Aug 11, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians left fielder Michael Brantley celebrates his game-winning single with shortstop Francisco Lindor in the 16th inning against the New York Yankees at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports In a recent interview, Cleveland Indians' outfielder Michael Brantley said Opening Day is his "target date" for a return, but wouldn't hold himself to it.

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  20. Washington Nationals Editorial: Expectations For Jayson Werth In 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... they took a look at who were the top left fielders in the game. The Shredder had Indians' left fielder Michael Brantley as the best in the game Jayson Werth ended up not being named on that list after being number two last offseason and it's hard ...

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