Ball Played: The Undefeated

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Josh Tomlin is Undefeated, Juan Uribe is a boss, Francisco Lindor is amazing, and Mike Napoli Belly Flops. All in a game’s work.

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C-Cap Recap: Ohio Cup Sweep Revives the Tribe


The Cleveland Indians beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-2 Thursday, sweeping the “Ohio Cup” with a staggering series run margin of 43-16. Fluke or foreshadowing?

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Ball Played: Profiling the Indians after the NFL Draft and a big win over the Tigers

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Francisco Lindor led the way for the Cleveland Indians’ huge 7-3 win over the visiting Detroit Tigers on Tuesday. WFNY takes the scouting profile approach to the recap.

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C-Cap Recap: The Bullpen Awakens!

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In a third straight game decided by one run, the Cleveland Indians salvaged their series with the Twins, as the beleaguered bullpen held on for a 6-5 win.

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Ball Played: Hi ho, Cleveland Indians take Detroit

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Carlos Santana leadoff HR, Corey Kluber dominance, Carlos Carrasco hurt in a busy weekend for the Cleveland Indians as they swept the Detroit Tigers.

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Report: Indians, Rangers discussing starter-for-reliever deal

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Opening Day is just days away, but the MLB Trade Rumors are still floating. This time, the Indians and Rangers might look to swap pitchers.

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Anderson and Tomlin round out Indians’ rotation; Trevor Bauer to the bullpen

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For just the second time in his career, Trevor Bauer is sent to the Cleveland Indians’ bullpen. Cody Anderson and Josh Tomlin will join the rotation.

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The 5th Element: Tomlin v. Anderson in Context

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There’s a common narrative out there about fifth starter battles in spring training—they’re fun to talk about, but ultimately meaningless. Recent Cleveland Indians history certainly offers some supporting evidence to this theory, from David Huff and Jeanmar Gomez wrangling rotation spots (in 2010 and 2012, respectively) to T.J. House’s forgettable victory parade last April. Before

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Indians still exploring trade options for outfielders

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With the Cleveland Indians’ 2016 season fast approaching, the team is rumored to be interested in further upgrading their very, very thin outfield.

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Trevor Bauer: X-Factor

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As statistical forecasts for the 2016 Cleveland Indians vary, the X-Factor may very well be a 25-year-old wunderkind from North Hollywood, California.

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The 10 Percent: Indians Spring Training update


The Cleveland Indians are playing baseball again, which is a wonderful addition to our lives. The issue is that the sample sizes are small, the amount of MiLB talent running around is large, and there is quite little that can actually be taken away from what we have seen that will be useful once the

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Cowboy Up: Tribe inks Josh Tomlin to two-year deal

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Some people call him the Little Cowboy. Some call him Josh Tomlin. Either way, he’s here for another two (maybe three) seasons.

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Buster Olney: Indians have second-best starting rotation in baseball

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Is it April yet?

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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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Maybe I’m wrong about the Indians

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“Maybe I’m wrong” is a phrase I repeat multiple times a day. It is not only a song with a great riff from the Blues Traveler1 , but the phrase serves a balancing purpose for anyone with enough hubris to make predictions and projections in the wildly varying sport that is baseball. I had such

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C-Cap Recap: High Water Marks

End of 2015 Cleveland Indians season

The Tribe finishes above .500 for the year, which is pretty good! (If you forget about those pesky preseason predictions.)

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C-Cap Recap: A History of Tribe/Browns “Double Wins”

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Rare is the day when the Indians and Browns both win. Even rarer is the day when both win at home. This past Sunday was one worth cherishing.

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Indians move Trevor Bauer to bullpen…for now

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Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer has been moved to the bullpen, the team announced on Thursday. With Corey Kluber making his return to the rotation Thursday night, the struggling Bauer has been chosen as the odd man out. Manager Terry Francona and pitching coach Mickey Callaway decided to make the change due to Bauer’s recent

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Ball Played: Tribe cooled off, shut out, and back below .500

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Josh Tomlin deserved better.

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Ball Played: A Little Cowboy, a little power, a big Indians win

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Josh Tomlin gave up three home runs, but Francisco Lindor nearly hit for the cycle and Jose Ramirez hit a home run in the Indians 6-4 win over the Chicago White Sox.

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