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 … Continue reading Starters, Jose Locked In as Indians Take 2 of 3

Indians sign Carlos Carrasco to extension through 2022

The Cleveland Indians have officially signed pitcher Carlos Carrasco to a contract extension through the 2022 season. The team exercised Carrasco's 2020 team option worth $10.25 million and gave him an additional two years to his contract with a vesting option for the 2023 season. His new contract breaks down like this (Credit to Zack … Continue reading Indians sign Carlos Carrasco to extension through 2022

Indians, Carlos Carrasco discussing extension

In the recent days and weeks, there's been rumors surrounding the Cleveland Indians starting pitchers, specifically Corey Kluber, Carlos Carrasco and Trevor Bauer about one of them getting traded this offseason. Ken Rosenthal from Fox Sports and The Athletic is now reporting that the Indians and Carrasco are in discussions on a contract extension. https://twitter.com/Ken_Rosenthal/status/1068615809566683136Continue reading Indians, Carlos Carrasco discussing extension

Indians and Dodgers discussing Corey Kluber trade

  On Wednesday, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reported that the Cleveland Indians and Los Angeles Dodgers have been discussing about a potential trade involving starting pitcher Corey Kluber. Morosi stated that the two sides have been talking in recent days and one potential deal involved the Dodgers getting Kluber with the Indians getting outfielder … Continue reading Indians and Dodgers discussing Corey Kluber trade

Yankees interested in Indians’ Kluber and Carrasco

This week is the GM meetings in baseball and it's the first big event of the offseason as the top executives are invading Carlsbad, California. As reported by ESPN last week, the Indians will listen to trade proposals for some their key pieces including two-time Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber and fellow ace Carlos Carrasco. … Continue reading Yankees interested in Indians’ Kluber and Carrasco

Indians don’t tender qualifying offers, willing to listen in trade talks for vets

The offseason for baseball is getting started and the rumors are already starting for the Cleveland Indians. On Friday, the team did not issue qualifying offers to their key free agents: outfielder Michael Brantley and relief pitchers Cody Allen. The qualifying offer was worth $17.9 million on a one-year contract and if they had received … Continue reading Indians don’t tender qualifying offers, willing to listen in trade talks for vets

The Indians rotation is the best in baseball 

The Cleveland Indians sit currently at 101 wins with two games left in the regular season and the biggest reason behind their success the last several seasons has been their starting pitching.  Chris Antonetti, Terry Francona and Mickey Callaway have done a fantastic at acquiring and molding the rotation over the last past couple years … Continue reading The Indians rotation is the best in baseball