Ryan Merritt Starts Indians Spring Training OpenerHaving made one major league start, Ryan Merritt was summoned from the instructional league in Arizona last October and pitched 4 1/3 scoreless innings against Toronto to help Cleveland close out the AL Championship Series.
Indians Nervous About Andrew Miller Pitching In World Baseball ClassicIn 2013, reliever Vinnie Pestano injured his elbow while throwing too hard for the U.S. team and struggled to recover. The Indians can't afford to have anything happen to Miller, the AL championship series MVP who is signed through 2018.
Indians Catchers Could Replace Regressions to MeanThe brilliance of baseball is its quirks. You can’t predict ball, as they say. The game never stays the same, nor does the production from a player from year to year, something the fan base of the defending AL Champs may have to fear.
Indians Brantley Takes Full Swings In Latest ComebackCleveland Indians outfielder Michael Brantley took regular batting practice for the first time in training camp this year
John Kruk: The Indians And Cubs Are The Best Teams In Baseball, Should Meet Again In The World Series3 time MLB All-Star and Philadelphia Phillies television analyst John Kruk joined The Ken Carman Show with Anthony Lima to talk all things baseball.
Carman And Lima: Francona Wants To Speed Up The Game And So Should YouMajor League Baseball is getting rid of the intentional walk and sending batters straight to 1st base. Indians Manager Terry Francona said that he would like to see other aspects of the game to speed up as well.
Jordan Bastain: "I Still Think We're A Couple Weeks Away From Finding Out Michael Brantley's Status"Jordan Bastain joins Andy Baskin from Goodyear, Arizona to give a Spring Training update.
Dan Otero: "I Can Only Speak For Myself And I Like To Throw A Lot"Live from Goodyear, Arizona, Dan Otero joined Andy Baskin to start Baskin and Phelps to talk about the upcoming season.
T.J. Zuppe: Anything Less Than The World Series Is A Disappointment For The IndiansIndians Beat Reporter T.J. Zuppe joined The Ken Carman Show with Anthony Lima to address if Indians fans should have a World Series or bust mentality for the 2017 Season.
Eyes On Prize: Indians Nervous About Miller Pitching In WBCThe nasty lefty, who makes his living fooling hitters, leaves spring training next month to play for Team USA in the World Baseball Classic.
Matt Underwood: I Was Proud Of How The Indians Handled Last Year's PostseasonMatt Underwood of SportsTime Ohio joined Baskin and Phelps live from Goodyear Arizona to discuss the early moments of Spring Training, Michael Brantley's return from injury, and the swagger the team has
Tom Withers Says: I Don't Think There Is A Major Move Coming Before The Trade DeadlineTom Withers of the Associated Press joined Baskin & Phelps live from Goodyear Arizona to discuss Larry Sanders, the Browns QB situation, and what he has seen from the Indians so far at Spring Training.