Indians in the Outfield: Is the Tribe good enough?

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Hello and welcome to another exciting season of Cleveland Indians baseball where anything short of October playoff baseball will be seen as a massive disappointment. Offseason activities are wrapping up as team trucks are expected to arrive in Goodyear Arizona on Wednesday. The pitchers and catchers are set to report on February 17 though many

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Should the Indians spend more money on payroll?

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Hey, what is more fun than discussing Cleveland Indians’ attendance figures? Maybe Chief Wahoo? Or, how about the nitty, gritty details of the MLB CBA and whether or not the Indians spend enough on payroll? Well, despite the gruesome chore of digging in, baseball finances are a pertinent topic given the current CBA is set

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Not-So-Hot Corner: Indians Third Base Debate Heats Up, Again

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Much like in 2006, the Cleveland Indians must decide if they’re ready to hand the third base job to a youngster or if they want to bring in a veteran stopgap.

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A Decade of AL Central Attendance

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Progressive Field attendance has long been a sore spot for Tribe fans. We look at the AL Central data to investigate: Does winning alone boost the number of fans at the ballpark?

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Will Bobby Bradley be the power hitter the Indians desperately need?

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Bobby Bradley is as strong as an ox and just 19 years old. Is he the next Jim Thome? Or maybe the next Russell Branyan?

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Will Michael Clevinger be the next Indians developed ace?

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Michael Clevinger is high on many Indians prospect lists and is climbing the MiLB ladder. Will he be the next Indians ace?

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Fully immersed: Diving into baseball’s player development culture

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As Cleveland Indians fans who enjoy arriving early to the ballpark know, a dedicated long-toss regimen is as much a part of pregame rituals for many pitchers as batting practice and shagging fly balls is for positional players. Starting pitchers Trevor Bauer and teammate Danny Salazar, in particular, are known to throw it from the

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Will Mark Shapiro haunt the Indians?

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The Cleveland Browns season has come to a merciful close. So, this email conversation between Michael Bode and Craig Lyndall changes recent course by discussing the Cleveland Indians. With Spring Training looming (no really, one month away), we revisit a “hot topic” that has been a bit glossed over in Mark Shapiro leaving the Indians

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MLB Hot Stove: Indians cannot afford to trade elite starting pitching

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Why is thinking the Indians should keep their starting pitching sound controversial these days?

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Carlos Carrasco emerges as Indians ace amid health scares — WFNY Top 10 Cleveland Sports Stories: No 8

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Carlos Carrasco navigating tumultuous health conditions to stake his claim as the ace of the team was one of the best stories of the Cleveland sports year.

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Crossover Symmetry Q&A explains Indians Brantley injury and rehab

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Michael Brantley had surgery on his shoulder at the beginning of November and while the Indians have been consistent in their message about him returning to play in around six months, there has been some question about that time-frame elsewhere. So, rather than rely on team statements for all of the information, WFNY called upon

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MLB Hot Stove: Should the Indians go all-in on 2016?

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How far should the Cleveland Indians go to build their 2016 roster? Craig and Michael discuss.

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MLB Hot Stove: Reactions to lots of Indians tweets

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On Wednesday, I wrote I was frustrated as the Indians merely talked while other clubs were taking action. As is oft to happen during the hot stove season, a rumor came out almost immediately after posting about my frustration that the Indians are in deep conversations about acquiring third baseman Todd Frazier from the Cincinnati

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MLB Hot Stove: Frustration builds as Indians sit idle

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By the time this post is read, it might be out of date. The MLB Hot Stove can twist and turn in an instant. Perhaps, the Cleveland Indians will have awoken from their winter slumber to have made key signings or a significant trade to improve the outlook on the 2016 team. Alas, as the

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Fixing the Indians over the MLB Hot Stove

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The Indians have not made the playoffs since 2013 and have not won a playoff game since 2007. Here is a plan to change end those trends in 2016.

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A note from Dave Roberts’ biggest fan

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WFNY’s Jacob Rosen first met new Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts in the minors in June 1998. He’s the biggest Dave Roberts fan out there.

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Analyzing possible Cleveland Indians infield targets: MLB Rumors

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As Thanksgiving approaches, the Major League Baseball hot stove is beginning to heat up. Some of the offseason’s biggest free agents already have decided on their 2016 landing spots. The Cleveland Indians, coming off a disappointing 81-80 season, are expected to have a busy winter. But the Indians aren’t expected to make a big splash

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Indians Francisco Lindor not the 2015 AL Rookie of the Year?

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Cleveland Indians starting shortstop Francisco Lindor finished behind Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa in the run to be the 2015 American League Rookie of the Year. Despite Correa and Minnesota Twins outfielder Miguel Sano also having fantastic seasons, Francisco Lindor was the deserving AL ROY Award recipient, as WahoosOnFirst’s Matt Bretz detailed earlier on Monday.

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Analyzing possible Cleveland Indians outfield targets: MLB Trade Rumors

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As Thanksgiving approaches, the Major League Baseball hot stove is beginning to heat up. Some of the offseason’s biggest free agents already have decided on their 2016 landing spots. The Cleveland Indians, coming off a disappointing 81-80 season, are expected to have a busy winter. But the Indians aren’t expected to make a big splash

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Wayward Indians: 18 former Tribesmen on MLB Free Agent List

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There are 18 former Cleveland Indians on the market. Are any worthy of a reunion?

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