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 … Continue reading Indians and Padres Both Won the Mike Clevinger Deal

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. … Continue reading Indians Expressing Interest in Jackie Bradley Jr.

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 … Continue reading Indians upgrade defensively with acquisition of Leonys Martin

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 … Continue reading Indians upgrade bullpen with acquisitions of Hand, Cimber