Indians and Padres Both Won the Mike Clevinger Deal

After days of speculation, the Cleveland Indians finally pulled the trigger and shipped out starting pitcher Mike Clevinger on Monday prior to the trading deadline to the San Diego Padres in a nine player swap. The Indians sent Clevinger, outfielder Greg Allen and a player to be named later to San Diego in exchange for …

Indians Expressing Interest in Jackie Bradley Jr.

The trade deadline is approaching and the Cleveland Indians are in search for some help in the outfield and could be looking towards the Boston Red Sox for just that. https://twitter.com/jonheyman/status/1299875434872672256?s=21 The Red Sox have been rumored to be in selling mode at this deadline with a 10-22 record, the worst in the American League. …

Indians, Yankees Talking Potential Trade

The MLB Trade Deadline is one week from Monday on August 31 and the rumors are starting to heat up regarding the Cleveland Indians. According to SNY, the Indians and New York Yankees have “been in touch” and the report states that the Yankees are looking for pitching. This would make sense considering the Indians …

BREAKING: Triston McKenzie to Major League Debut vs Tigers

After two years since his last professional appearance, Cleveland Indians prospect Triston McKenzie will make his long-awaited major debut on Saturday when he gets the starting nod against the Detroit Tigers. As first reported by Cleveland.com, McKenzie will get promoted from the alternate training site in Eastlake and for at least one start, be the …

Should the Indians Trade Mike Clevinger or Zach Plesac?

It has been a hectic last week for the Cleveland Indians organization following the aftermath of starting pitchers Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac breaking the coronavirus protocols in Chicago during the White Sox weekend. Since the initial report of Plesac violating the protocol, Clevinger was exposed about also being out with Plesac at a bar …

Report: Indians Sent Zach Plesac Home After Violating Team Rules

The Cleveland Indians reportedly sent starting pitcher Zach Plesac home on Sunday after violating team rules in Chicago on Saturday night. According to the Athletic, Plesac went out with friends following his start against the White Sox in which he threw six scoreless innings in the Indians’ 7-1 victory. The MLB’s health and safety protocols …

Indians’ Hitting Coach Opts Out for Remainder of 2020

Another member of the Indians coaching staff has decided to opt out of the 2020 season. Hitting coach Ty Van Burkleo will opt out according to the Athletic’s Zack Meisel due to the coronavirus pandemic. He joins bench coach Brad Mills who opted out due to a family tragedy. Indians President Chris Antonetti told reporters …

The Indians Need to Make the Switch at Closer

On Wednesday, Cleveland Indians closer Brad Hand gave up four runs in the ninth inning and fans like they have in the past clamored on social media that the team make a change in the role. Much like the names of the past, Jose Mesa, Bob Wickman, Chris Perez, and Cody Allen, Hand has struggled …

Starters, Jose Locked In as Indians Take 2 of 3

The Cleveland Indians take the opening series of the 2020 season as they took two out of three against the Kansas City Royals. The starting pitching was as great as they’ve been over the last several seasons as Shane Bieber, Mike Clevinger, and Carlos Carrasco dominated the Royals lineup throughout the weekend. https://twitter.com/zackmeisel/status/1287473992429961217?s=21 Bieber struck …

EP4: Indians Baseball is Back!

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-f6dxy-e4437d It’s Opening Day in baseball and Jack is joined by his friends Anthony Joki and Alex Hale to discuss the happenings in the baseball world and the Cleveland Indians    Expansion of the postseason The concerns with COVID-19 after the Nationals’ Juan Soto tested positive The Indians name change and what their favorite option …