Indians Release 11 Minor Leaguers

With baseball in doubt with each passing day, teams have started making the difficult decisions to release minor league players and the Cleveland Indians are unfortunately one of those teams. Cleveland officially released 11 of their minor league prospects on Saturday morning that were among the 400 roster cuts across baseball over the past month. …

John Sherman Nearly Bought the Indians

Former Cleveland Indians minority owner John Sherman was officially voted as the new owner of the Kansas City Royals on Thursday by Major League Baseball. Sherman purchased the Royals back in August for $1 billion dollars after spending three seasons with the Indians in a non-controlling ownership role alongside Larry and Paul Dolan. However, before …

Francisco Lindor’s Future with the Indians

Photo Courtesy of The New York Times The biggest topic surrounding the Indians’ offseason is the future of All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor. The soon-to-be 26-year old has two years remaining on his contract and there’s no indiciations that the Indians and Lindor will be able to work out a long-term agreement. The rumors have already …

Indians calling up Carlos Gonzalez

The Indians offense needs some help and they’re getting it very soon. Over night, reports out of Venezuela surfaced that the former All-Star outfielder was being promoted to the big league club. Jon Heyman of MLB Network confirmed those reports early Saturday morning. Gonzalez signed with the Indians in late March with an opt out …

Jefry Rodriguez to start for Indians on Saturday

With Mike Clevinger out the next six to eight weeks, the Indians needed another starting pitcher in the rotation. Adam Plutko is currently injured as well with a forearm strain so the Indians will call up Jefry Rodriguez from Triple-A Columbus to make his Indians debut on Saturday against the Kansas City Royals. The 25-year-old …

2019 MLB Predictions

Division Winners American League East: Boston Red Sox Central: Cleveland Indians West: Houston Astros Wild Card: New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins National League East: Philadelphia Phillies Central: Milwaukee Brewers West: Los Angeles Dodgers Wild Card: St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves Award Winners American League MVP: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels Cy Young: Trevor …

Indians baseball is back

It’s opening day for Major League Baseball and the boys of summer are back. While many aren’t as excited as years past for the Cleveland Indians, there should still be some optimism surrounding the ball club as they head into the 2019 season. I know in recent days in light of the injuries suffered to …

Indians announce Jose Ramirez suffered left knee contusion

The Cleveland Indians can breathe a sigh of relief after receiving the results of Jose Ramirez’s X-rays. The team announced on Sunday evening that the All-Star third baseman suffered a left knee contusion after hitting a foul ball of his knee during his at-bat against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. X-Rays were negative and …

Carlos Gonzalez signs with the Indians

ReportsĀ out of Venezuela say that the Indians are signing former Rockies All-Star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. According to Jon Heyman of MLB Network, Gonzalez is signing a one year, $2 million dollar contract with a non-roster invite to spring training with $1 million in incentives. Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that Gonzalez has an opt …

Oscar Mercado making an impact in spring training

The Indians outfield has a lot of question marks heading into 2019 and many are wondering who is going to make the impact needed to give the organization and fan base hope that not pursuing other options was the right choice. One player that is doing just that during spring training is outfield prospect Oscar …