The Aviles acquisition: Small tinkering or the first sign of major change?

Mike Aviles

Saturday Afternoons in the fall is reserved for college football. On a day with big games galore, the Indians made news with a very interesting deal. Esmil Rogers, who was somewhat of a pen savior and one of the few bright spots in the horror show that was the 2012 season, was dealt to the

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Box Score: Blue Jays 11, Indians 9

So, after three innings, did anyone expect this to be a competitive contest? The Indians eventually stranded the tying run on first base in the top of the eighth, as Toronto Blue Jays closer Casey Janssen picked up the final four outs for the save. This was Ubaldo Jimenez’s worst outing of the season, as

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Tribe 1, Jays 0: Masterson, Relievers Dominate to Begin Second Half with a W

Justin Masterson

It was a familiar setting. A type of opening day. Save situation. Against the Toronto Blue Jays. Chris Perez had been there before in 2012, and fortunately for Indians fans, this save opportunity ended in a Cleveland victory. On Opening Day, Perez blew the save in allowing three ninth-inning runs to Toronto, eventually leading to

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Indians All-Star Break Review: The Bullpen

Chris Perez

As we do each summer at WFNY when the Cleveland Indians hit the All-Star break, we take a look back at the four facets of the team on the field – the starting rotation, the bullpen, the infield, and the outfield. There’s been been a lot to talk about with this club. Their 44-41 record

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Indians 7 Orioles 2: The Zach Attack and the Home Run Ball Get Tribe Back On Track

Asdrubal Cabrera

It was a perfect night to be a Cleveland sports fan. I for one sat in front of my TV, popped on the Ipad, had my Iphone next to me on one side and my five-year old son on the other. I was ready for action. ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt always says “the great thing

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Indians 3 Reds 2: Asdrubal Blasts Tribe Into First Place

Asdrubal Cabrera

He owed us after Sunday’s three-error debacle. He knew it, we all knew it. And with one mighty swing of the bat, Asdrubal Cabrera got his redemption. A long night of ill-fated run-scoring opportunities looked like a painful loss as the Indians headed to the bottom of the 10th inning. Tribe starter Josh Tomlin was long gone

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Indians acquire RHP Esmil Rogers

From the Indians- “The Indians announced today that the club has acquired RHP ESMIL ROGERS from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash considerations. To make room on the club’s 40-man roster, Cleveland has also designated C LUKE CARLIN for assignment. Rogers, 26, has made 23 relief appearances for the Rockies this season, going 0-2

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