It is a little unfair that Phil Hughes does not get more credit for the type of season he had with the Minnesota Twins in 2014. Of course, a lot of that is due to the Twins’ lack of relevancy, but Hughes was a realistic candidate for Cy Young discussion through most of last year, and his 3.52 ERA and 2.65 FIP (Fielding Independent Pitching) numbers back that up.
Tribe Beat: TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss some early team observations, who’s likely to see time at each position during the season, why the Tribe is being considered a sexy pick to win the central by national media, and thoughts on the new rule & shorter season propositions being mulled over by the new commish.
Even though he’s led big-league clubs through 14 seasons, Indians manager Terry Francona says he still gets jitters when talking to the team before it starts spring training.
What does a memorable trip through the MLB postseason and an ultimate destination of a World Series appearance get you? Well, if you’re the Kansas City Royals, you’re met with skepticism.
An intriguing team prior to the start of the off-season, the Chicago White Sox were one of the champions of the winter, making several additions to an already interesting pool of talent.
If you are going to seek advice for playing a better defensive outfield, Kenny Lofton is not a bad place to start.
Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Chico Borman on 92.3 The Fan on Sunday to talk Indians baseball.
Former Indians pitcher and Fox Sports’ Jensen Lewis joined Anthony Lima on Saturday afternoon to discuss how he would shape the Indians roster this upcoming season, and previews what the expect for spring training.
For the third episode of the 92.3 The Fan Tribe Beat Podcast, Indians beat reporter T.J. Zuppe is joined by Zack Meisel of Cleveland.com to preview the first week of Spring Training in Goodyear, Arizona.
The Indians are counting on Carlos Carrasco to solidify their young pitching staff.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on October 1st.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 24th.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 17th.