Tagged: ‘Cleveland Indians’

Ranking the MLB divisions from toughest to easiest
February 19th, 2017 at 11:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's a general fact of life in Major League Baseball that some teams simply have more difficult roads to the postseason than others do. In 2016, the American League East produced three playoff teams and a fourth with a record over .500, while the Chicago Cubs won the National League...

Bartolo Colon and Brandon Phillips come full circle
February 15th, 2017 at 9:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ahead of the trade deadline in 2002, the Montreal Expos and Cleveland Indians consummated a blockbuster trade that sent three great young Expos prospects and journeyman outfielder Lee Stevens to Cleveland in exchange for a workhorse starting pitcher in the prime of his career and reliever Tim Drew. Stevens...

Top 10 starting pitchers in baseball heading into spring training
February 9th, 2017 at 5:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Without a doubt, pulling apart the ten best arms in the game at any point is tough to nearly impossible task. However in today's game, with a firmly established group of top arms between the ages of 27-33, it is a specifically tough group to crack. It could be...

New York Mets Should Try to Bring Back Juan Uribe Given Issues on Infield
August 2nd, 2016 at 7:23 AM
The New York Mets have started to (unintentionally) bring the band back together from last year's pennant winning squad. After re-acquiring Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta Braves in June, the Mets added another old friend yesterday when they brought back Jonathon Niese from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for struggling...

New York Mets’ Target Jonathan Lucroy Vetoes Trade to Cleveland Indians
July 31st, 2016 at 11:34 AM
Late last night it appeared that the New York Mets were going to miss out on a chance to land All Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy. The Milwaukee Brewers agreed to trade Lucroy to the Cleveland Indians for a four player package headlined by catching prospect Francisco Mejia. The deal was...