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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:28:42 EDTOn Tuesday, the Indians officially announced that Jose Ramirez has been signed to a five-year extension, which includes team options for the 2022 and '23 seasons. The contract is worth $26 million guaranteed.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:24:26 EDTWith the Indians hosting the Cubs on Monday night in front of a packed house at Goodyear Ballpark, the bases had "World Series Rematch" decals on the sides. It was a fun touch in this Cactus League setting, but the teams know that rematch remains a dream that will have to wait at least seven months.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:26:07 EDTFrancisco Lindor blocks Terry Francona
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:17:56 EDTThe Indians have an ace and one of the game's top starters in Corey Kluber. There was no question that manager Terry Francona was going to pencil Kluber in as his Opening Day starter, as long as everything went according to plan this spring.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:54:05 EDTOpening Day is only a week away for the Indians, but the team is still not ready to say whether Michael Brantley might break camp with the team. The left fielder's comeback continues to go well, and that is where manager Terry Francona prefers to leave things.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:00:12 EDTThe Tribe not only wanted to go for it last fall, but it made moves to sustain its window in 2017. Expect a similar approach this season.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:36:45 EDTWho do the Indians have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Cleveland's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 13:15:00 EDTThe Indians made a flurry of decisions on Sunday morning, bringing their Opening Day roster a little more into focus.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 12:22:35 EDTElementary scoop: GM's kid leaks news?
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:57:57 EDTMichael Brantley stared at the lineup sheet hanging inside the Indians' clubhouse on Sunday morning and did not see his name. The Indians' left fielder then pulled the paper off the wall, and he marched into the team's training room.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:37:34 EDTMichael Brantley launched his first home run of the spring, helping power a five-run first inning in the Indians' 6-5 Cactus League victory over the D-backs on Sunday at Salt River Fields.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 17:33:49 EDTAustin Jackson was called into the office of Indians manager Terry Francona on Sunday morning. After their closed-door discussion, the veteran outfielder emerged and his name remained in the lineup for the afternoon game against the D-backs.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:44:55 EDTThe very late-inning machinations that had helped Cleveland manager Terry Francona extend Game 7 of the World Series into an extra inning had introduced what had once seemed impossible: Championship dreams rested in the bat of little, light-hitting Michael Martinez.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:37:02 EDTFrom baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Indians' depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:40:13 EDTThe Indians painted a clear picture of the landscape for Bradley Zimmer at the start of Spring Training. The club's No. 1 prospect, per MLBPipeline.com, was not in camp to be on the Opening Day roster, but rather to gain valuable experience and, above all else, to make a strong impression.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:31:56 EDTDanny Hayes' ninth-inning grand slam capped off a six-homer day for the White Sox in a 10-7 Cactus League victory over the Indians on Saturday at Goodyear Ballpark. Four of Chicago's shots came off Tribe righty Josh Tomlin, who was still able to work into the seventh in his continued march toward the regular season.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:25:35 EDTJason Kipnis has taken the first step back toward the Indians lineup. The second baseman resumed baseball activities Friday, continuing his comeback from a right shoulder injury that has kept him sidelined for most of the spring.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:58:37 EDTFollowing a conservative start to camp -- due to the heavy load he shouldered in the postseason last year -- Corey Kluber is on target to take the ball for the Indians in the April 3 opener against the Rangers in Arlington.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:13:47 EDTEvery pitch Carlos Carrasco has thrown since his elbow flareup earlier this spring has provided a little more peace of mind. On Friday, the Indians starter logged three innings against the Cubs in a 4-2 victory and again felt a mental lift. "I can throw like normal," Carrasco said. "Now, I can throw every pitch."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:32:14 EDTStarters Carlos Carrasco and John Lackey combined to give up just one run over nine innings as the Indians topped the Cubs, 4-2, on Friday afternoon at Sloan Park.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:16:00 EDTAndrew Miller returned to Arizona with a strong sense of pride over Team USA's championship run in the World Baseball Classic. The Indians' lefty relief ace also rejoined Cleveland's camp unsatisfied with how he has thrown the ball over the past two weeks.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:22:26 EDTHoby Milner understood the landscape when he stepped into the Indians' clubhouse at the start of this spring. There was only one bullpen spot available and Cleveland already had a pair of skilled veteran lefites on the team in Andrew Miller and Boone Logan.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:28:06 EDTWith the World Baseball Classic now complete, shortstop Francisco Lindor, catcher Roberto Perez, relief ace Andrew Miller and reliever Joseph Colon returned to Tribe camp. Over the next few days, they'll begin being worked back into the Cactus League mix.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:52:50 EDTIndians ace Corey Kluber looked sharp during an 8-3 win over the Rockies on Thursday in his continued march toward Opening Day. Cleveland is still trying to determine whether left fielder Michael Brantley will also be ready for the start of the season.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:55:02 EDTYandy Diaz has spent a lot of time on the backfields at the Indians' complex over the past couple of weeks. An opportunity exists for him at third base, so Diaz has been working hard with third-base coach and infield instructor Mike Sarbaugh, like a student cramming for an exam.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:01:47 EDTDespite easily his ugliest line this spring and an early exit, Indians starter Danny Salazar declared himself ready for the regular season with less than two weeks before Opening Day.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:43:14 EDTFollowing a thrilling World Baseball Classic that culminated in the United States winning its first title thanks to Wednesday's 8-0 win over Puerto Rico, World Baseball Classic, Inc. (WBCI) announced the All-World Baseball Classic Team.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:00:19 EDTThe fact Indians right-hander Carlos Carrasco came out of Monday's Minor League appearance feeling healthy is an important start. But he will have to ramp it up in his next two appearances if he is to start the team's second game of the regular season.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:37:00 EDTRockies lefty Kyle Freeland continued his push for a rotation spot by striking out five in five innings, and delivering a two-RBI single, in a 10-2 victory over the Indians on Wednesday afternoon at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:32:52 EDTCan Yandy Diaz play adequate defense at third? Beat reporter Jordan Bastian answers this question and more in the latest Inbox.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:37:30 EDTThere's more to the Indians' strikeout rate than big arms and devastating pitches. Pitching coach Mickey Callaway credits the organization's opponent scouting system with giving pitchers confidence in their ability to get ahead in the count.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:39:08 EDTAstros' No. 13 prospect J.D. Davis is hitting well lately, going 3-for-4 on Wednesday and notching multihit games in three of his past six contests.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:10:02 EDTTo a somewhat turbulent Tribe camp arrived a much-appreciated Smooth day. It was Dr. Smooth, otherwise known as Michael Brantley, out there in left field and in the second spot of the batting order on Monday.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:51:03 EDTThe music that blared from from the back corner of the Indians' clubhouse on Monday morning made it clear: Carlos Santana was back from the World Baseball Classic.