Indians acquire Carlos Santana from Seattle, trade Edwin Encarnación to Seattle, Yandy Diaz to Tampa Bay

The Indians made a trade on the final day of the 2018 Winter Meetings, just not the one people were expecting. Cleveland gets: 1B/DH Carlos Santana from Seattle and OF Jake Bauers from Tampa Bay, $6 million from Mariners Seattle gets: 1B/DH Edwin Encarnación and 77th pick in 2019 MLB Draft from Cleveland, $5 million … Continue reading Indians acquire Carlos Santana from Seattle, trade Edwin Encarnación to Seattle, Yandy Diaz to Tampa Bay

Report: Indians listening to offers for Encarnacion and Diaz

The MLB off-season will kick into high gear next season with the annual Winter Meetings but that the rumors are running rampant already. The Indians have already been active trading Erik Gonzalez to Pittsburgh and Yan Gomes to Washington and other players such as Corey Kluber and Trevor Bauer could be dealt. Paul Hoynes of … Continue reading Report: Indians listening to offers for Encarnacion and Diaz

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

Encarnacion not ruled out for Game 3

Indians designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion is feeling “much better” and manager Terry Francona isn’t ruling him out for Game 3 against the Yankees on Sunday night. Encarnacion suffered a right ankle sprain during Game 2 on Friday night and it looked much worse than that. https://youtu.be/HPyXlsAe0rQ MRI results showed no structural damage to the ankle … Continue reading Encarnacion not ruled out for Game 3

Indians to sign Edwin Encarnacion

The Cleveland Indians decided to deliver the fan base an early Christmas present. MLB's Jon Heyman was the first to report the news https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status/812112125170741249 Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan provided the contract details https://twitter.com/JeffPassan/status/812113159179866113 The soon to be 34 year old slugger hit the open market seeking a five year deal worth around 25 million dollars … Continue reading Indians to sign Edwin Encarnacion