MLB News: Indians’ prospect Dillon Howard gets 50-game suspension

According to Paul Hoynes of The Plain Dealer, Cleveland Indians minor leaguer Dillon Howard has been suspended for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. #Indians minor league RHP Dillon Howard has been suspended for 50 games for violation of drug policty. Howard was 2nd rnd pick in 2011. — paul hoynes (@hoynsie) June 28, 2013

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Trevor Bauer, and the Indians’ starting pitching outlook

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Trevor Bauer is a game-changer. Yes, the new Cleveland wunderkind is only 21 (he turns 22 in January) and has just 4 (bad) games of MLB experience under his belt, but his sheer presence drastically changes the starting pitching algorithm for the Cleveland Indians going forward. Obviously, there’s a certain amount of risk associated with

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WFNY Wednesday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 8/1

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Each and every Wednesday, I try to bring you all of the news and notes from the Cleveland Indians minor league system. Enjoy. With lots going on in the minor leagues compared to the slumping Indians, there’s plenty to digest in today’s Wahoos. Here are some of the highlights: two red-hot outfielders in Columbus, the

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WFNY Wednesday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 7/25

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Each and every Wednesday, I try to bring you all of the news and notes from the Cleveland Indians minor league system. Enjoy. And the trading madness has begun. … Oh wait. The Indians have only acquired IF/OF Brent Lillibridge thus far? That’s not that incredibly exciting then. But Tuesday’s series-opening victory over Detroit sure

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WFNY Wednesday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 7/4

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Each and every Wednesday, I try to bring you all of the news and notes from the Cleveland Indians minor league system. Enjoy. Happy Fourth of July everyone! For this edition of the Wahoos, I’m going to spare you my usual introduction. Instead, I’ll later be passing the baton to some of the other great

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WFNY Friday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 6/22

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Oops. For the first time since I started out the WFNY Wahoos, I missed my Wednesday goal. So today, even though it’s Friday, enjoy your weekly dose of Cleveland Indians minor league news and updates. No Tribe game last night, so this is your morning substitute. Yes, the Indians remain 36-32 entering this weekend’s series

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WFNY Wednesday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 6/13

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Every Wednesday, I provide tons of updates from the Indians minor league system. Today’s a special edition with a new top 10 ranking and some special insight on the MLB Draft. Enjoy. For now this season, I hope you all have enjoyed my six or seven editions of the WFNY Wednesday Wahoos. They’ve been a

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Indians Notes: Kipnis as Leader, Chisenhall Returns, Strength of Schedule

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There aren’t particularly too many Browns storylines right now and my brother and I covered many of the pivotal NBA ones yesterday, so today is Tribe time. Check out my usual WFNY Wednesday Wahoos for more of my regular Tribe coverage. – Who are the new Cleveland Indians? Of course, people reminisce all the time

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WFNY Wednesday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 5/9

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Every Wednesday, I bring you all the highlights from the week that was for the Cleveland Indians organization, along with some added insight on what it means for the major league squad. The topic du jour in the Cleveland Indians organization has to be the bullpen. After last night’s disappointing 5-3 loss to the Chicago

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WFNY Wednesday Wahoos: Indians Minor League Weekly Review 5/2

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Sorry for the delays y’all, but starting today, I’ll be bringing you all of the latest news from the Cleveland Indians minor league system every Wednesday. With DP’s departure from WFNY, there’s been a severe lack of regular minor league coverage following his awesome work with the Clip Show. Hopefully, this will serve as some

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Indians Sign Top Two Draft Picks Lindor and Howard

The Cleveland Indians, as they did at this very time last season, broke out the check book and inked their top two draft selections heading into Monday evening’s deadline. In the 11th hour – status quo for most early-round MLB draft picks in today’s age – the Tribe brass locked up first-round draft choice shortstop Francisco Lindor and

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