After Close Call, Indians Determined To Finish Job In 2017With one of the majors' deepest pitching staffs and a loaded lineup now featuring slugger Edwin Encarnacion at its center, Cleveland has all the pieces. It's just a matter of the Indians putting them all together.
Brantley Homers, Bauer Fans Eight As Tribe Outlasts D-Backs 6-5Michael Brantley continued his road back on Sunday and took another positive step forward as the Tribe took down the Arizona Diamondbacks, 6-5.
TJ Zuppe: "Tito Said Brantley Has Been Froggy In the Dugout"TJ Zuppe joined Bull and Fox to talk Tribe.
Indians Top Dodgers, 14-5, in Brantley Cactus League DebutThe Tribe posted 13 hits, including 5 home runs. Yandy Diaz and Abraham Almonte each posted three-run shots, while Bradley Zimmer, Adam Moore and Daniel Robertson all went deep.
Anthony Castrovince Says: Opening Day Is Still In Doubt For Michael BrantleyAnthony Castrovince joined Bull and Fox this afternoon to discuss the Indians injury situation, Michael Brantley returning to Spring Training games, andthe Indians top prospects (Diaz, Zimmer, and Mejia) and how far they are from playing in Cleveland.
Michael Brantley To Make Cactus League Debut Monday, Injury Update On KipnisThe Cleveland Indians announced Sunday morning that outfielder Michael Brantley will make his Cactus League debut for the team Monday when they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Zack Meisel: "It's Not Far-Fetched To Say The Indians Might Run Away With This Thing" In AL Central; "Haven't Had This Much Star Power In 20 Years"Zack Meisel talks about the Indians' makeup with Spring Training underway, the likelihood that this team could win 90+ games again, Michael Brantley's rehab and what he'd give this lineup if he can stay healthy, the amount of all-star caliber players that make up this roster now and the players to keep an eye on going forward...
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
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
Indians' Brantley Hopes 'Bad Days' Behind Him After InjuryMichael Brantley has clashed with self-doubt and depression while pushing his body.
Jordan Bastian Says Santana "Showing Increased Willingness To Put Team First"; Salazar And Carrasco Look To Be Aggressive In SpringJordan Bastian talks about the Indians' first day of Spring Training, Michael Brantley's status right now as compared to a year ago at this time, Carlos Santana's comments about playing more outfield, whether the team is looking add another veteran utility player, the latest on Danny Salazar and Carlos Carrasco...
Fantasy Baseball Owners Must Anticipate Trade Deadline DealsNow is the sneaky time for fantasy baseball owners to anticipate action at the Major League Baseball trade deadline coming up on July 31. If a team moves a star player, someone has to take that player's place in the lineup. There are statistics to be had there in such a vacancy, so if you can get the jump on a replacement now, your fantasy baseball team will be the better off for it. Likewise, if one of your star player's value takes a hit with a trade, you have to be ready to replace lost stats. Always keep an eye on the MLB trade deadline!