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 …

Indians upgrade defensively with acquisition of Leonys Martin

The MLB Trade Deadline has come and the Cleveland Indians made one trade on Tuesday to help them defensively in the outfield. They acquired center fielder Leonys Martin from the Detroit Tigers along with minor league pitcher Kyle Dowdy for shortstop prospect Willi Castro. Castro was the Indians eighth overall prospect according to MLB.com and …

Indians inquire on Bryce Harper

With the deadline less than 24 hours away, the Indians have been searching for an outfielder and even reached out to the Washington Nationals about one of the best outfielders in baseball. https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/1024051436387061761 Morosi reported that the price tag is high for the former MVP who becomes a free agent at the end of the …

Multiple outfielders on Indians radar

The Indians are searching for outfield help as the trade deadline approaches. They’ve been linked to Orioles’ Adam Jones for weeks and now have been linked to a few more with the deadline two days away. Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reported on Saturday that Toronto’s Curtis Granderson, Cincinnati’s Billy Hamilton and Miami’s Derek …

Indians among teams targeting Brian Dozier

With the trade deadline just three days away, rumors are flying all across baseball as to what teams will do to either make a push towards the postseason or selling off their top players to start rebuilding. The Cleveland Indians are obviously looking to upgrade as they make a push towards their third straight division …

Indians upgrade bullpen with acquisitions of Hand, Cimber

I wrote yesterday about the Cleveland Indians interest in San Diego Padres reliever Brad Hand. On Thursday, the Indians went ahead and acquired the two-time All-Star reliever as well as rookie reliever Adam Cimber from San Diego in exchange for their top prospect, catcher/outfielder Francisco Mejia. Hand went to Twitter to thank the Padres and …

Indians interested in Brad Hand

The Indians have an apparent need for bullpen help as we’re within two weeks of the trade deadline. With Andrew Miller still on the disabled list, the bullpen has been dragging throughout the first half of the season with an ERA of 5.28 which ranks 14th in the American League, the team needs to add …

Indians pursuing Manny Machado

While many think the Indians are going after bullpen arms as we’re a little under four weeks away from the trade deadline, the organization could go all in to pursue a superstar player to get their first World Series championship in 70 years. https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/1014503456122507264 Machado is the biggest name on the trade market as he …