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

Morosi: Padres in talks with Indians for Corey Kluber

Another team has entered trade talks with the Cleveland Indians for pitcher Corey Kluber. Jon Morosi of MLB.com reported on Wednesday that the San Diego Padres are one of many teams that are in conversations with Cleveland to potentially acquire the two-time Cy Young Award winner. https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/1078039295104073728?s=21 The Dodgers, Brewers, Phillies and Reds have also … Continue reading Morosi: Padres in talks with Indians for Corey Kluber

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