Smoke Signals: Clichés, Delays and Santana's Defensive WaysThe players converged, the fireworks fired off, and the 27th out had been made. The Indians topped the Reds, 3-2. Then clichés rained down harder on the home team and their crowd than the precipitation that delayed the game for 121 minutes.
Hamilton Scores From First On Single To Lift Reds in 9thBilly Hamilton scored from first base on Zack Cozart's two-run single with two outs in the ninth inning against closer Cody Allen to lift the Cincinnati Reds over the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Edwin Encarnacion, And His Numbers, Wish You A Happy Victoria DayDelete all of your “Edwin Encarnacion is a bust” tweets and comments now, if you know what is good for you. You know who you are, and I can assure you, I have seen them.
Tribe Fan Chris Rose Defends Himself For Wearing A Cubs Jersey, Discusses Encarnacion Heating UpChris Rose of MLB & NFL Networks joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to defend himself for wearing a Cubs jersey while doing Take Me Out To The Ballgame at Wrigley, Edwin Encarnacion starting to rake, how he watched Game 4 from 30,000+ feet and thoughts on the Cavaliers, and discusses the NFL rule changes and relaxing on celebrations
Edwin Encarnacion's 2 Homers Lead Indians Over Reds 8-7Edwin Encarnacion hit two of Cleveland's four homers off rookie Amir Garrett and scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch Tuesday night, leading the Indians to an 8-7 victory and a split of their two-game series with the Cincinnati Reds.
Nick Goody Says "It's Like A Big Family Here" With The Indians, Haven't Even Hit Their StrideNick Goody talks about his journey with the Indians since learning of his move on his honeymoon, how he's reached this point and the learning experiences under Terry Francona and Mickey Callaway, the conversations they have in the bullpen during games and the closeness of this team
Indians Sign Akron Native David Lough To Minor League DealLough was born in Akron, OH, attending Green High School before going on to play college baseball at Mercyhurst College in Erie, PA.
Tribe Beat: Odd Man Out When Kluber Returns, Zimmer First ImpressionsTribe Beat: 92.3's Alex Hooper joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the Indians recent play, if the original rotation might change when Corey Kluber comes off the DL, how Bradley Zimmer has looked in his first games with the Indians, and more.
Have the Indians Become Too Patient?The natural thought is that patience at the plate will lead to better pitches, better pitches leading to better at-bats and more solid hits. Terry Francona preaches it often, as would any person in a baseball leadership position. It is as common as common sense gets within the game.
Feldman, Schebler Lead Reds to 5-1 Win Over IndiansScott Feldman struck out a season-high nine while ending Cincinnati's long stretch of ineffective starts, and Scott Schebler homered for the third straight game on Monday night, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians.
Dennis Manoloff: Cavaliers "Not Going Anywhere When LeBron Doesn't Play Well"Cleveland.com and the Plain Dealer's Dennis Manoloff joins the Nick Wilson Experiment to break out the Cavaliers tough Game 3 loss and looks back at the Indians sweep of Houston with Nick Wilson.
Paul Hoynes Says Corey Kluber Could Return Within The Next Week With Rehab Start On ThursdayPaul Hoynes talks about the Indians' weekend sweep of the Astros, the up-and-down performances by the rotation to this point, the latest on Corey Kluber's rehab, whether Edwin Encarnacion is showing signs of heating up and Bradley Zimmer's chance to win the starting centerfield job