Indians Manager Terry Francona Goes With Rajai Davis Over Tyler Naquin In Game 7The key to any relationship is communication. Unfortunately, Tyler Naquin and Lonnie Chisenhall couldn't get on the same page in Game 6. And now the rookie center fielder finds himself on the bench for the winner-take-all Game 7 at Progressive Field.
Chris Rose Says Game 7 Is A Totally New Game For Indians, "It's Up To 25 Guys, This Town Will Be Going Nuts"Chris Rose talks about Game 7 of the World Series, the recipe for success for the Indians in this game, the Indians' lineup and expectations for how Terry Francona might treat this game...
Former Indians Slugger Jim Thome To Throw Out Ceremonial 1st Pitch Before Game 7 Of World SeriesJim Thome was never able to win a World Series Championship in Cleveland. But that won't stop the franchise's all-time home run leader from helping kick off Game 7 of the Fall Classic at Progressive Field on Wednesday night.
CJ Nitkowski Says Kluber Remains The Key, "If He Delivers, The Indians Absolutely Have The Upper Hand; Huge Advantage In That Pen"CJ Nitkowski talks about Game 7 of the World Series, Corey Kluber chances to continue his dominance in this series, the impact of the bullpens in this game including Andrew Miller and Jon Lester and which team has the advantage...
Five Things: Cubs Rout Indians To Force Game 7The Cubs jumped out to a 7-0 lead and held on to win 9-3 to force a Game 7.
Cubs 9, Indians 3: Early Mistakes By Cleveland Help Chicago Force Game 7And the baseball gods said, "Let there be Game 7." The Cubs willed it. And the Indians were forced to regroup.
Indians Notes: Terry Francona Calls Yan Gomes' Ability To Play In World Series 'Miraculous'With so much attention placed on Kyle Schwarber's return from injury, it's easy for catcher Yan Gomes to get lost in the shuffle. But his ability to play for the Cleveland Indians in the World Series is pretty remarkable.
Cliff Floyd Says "I Don't Know When People Are Going To Realize That Good Pitching Always, Always Stops Good Hitting"Cliff Floyd talks about the Indians' chance to finish off the World Series with a 3-2 lead on the Cubs, the impact of Terry Francona and Joe Maddon in this series, the return of Kyle Schwarber in the lineup, Game 6 pitching matchup between Jake Arrieta and Josh Tomlin and the mindset this Indians team has to take going in...
Kevin Burkhardt Says "I Think It's Been Great Drama" In World Series, Andrew Miller Has Redefined Value Of Bullpen In PostseasonKevin Burkhardt talks about the World Series so far, the storylines and drama with both teams, Andrew Miller's impact on the Indians' strategy, why Corey Kluber would be the MVP if the Indians win the series and the experience in working alongside Alex Rodriguez, Pete Rose and Frank Thomas on the FOX Sports set...
Jim Duquette Says "I Like The Indians Chances Here The Next Two Days", The Pressure Is Still On The CubsJim Duquette talks about the Indians' chances to close out the Cubs in Game 6, which team has the most pressure at this point, the gameplans for both Terry Francona and Joe Maddon, the impact of having the DH back in play and the most likely end scenario for this World Series...
Jim Bowden Says "You Can't Doubt The Indians Anymore; What They've Done This Postseason Has Proven How Great They Really Are"Jim Bowden talks about the Indians' 3-2 lead over the Cubs, Terry Francona having cemented himself as a Hall of Famer, the most missed storyline about this team as they entered the World Series, the team's future and chance to repeat as A.L. Champions next season and their chances to wrap up this World Series...
'Pen Pals: Former Yanks Chapman, Miller Could Decide SeriesThe guy who has spent the last three months possibly redefining what it means to be a closer remains in awe of the guy who took his job this spring.
Indians Try To Bring Cleveland Long-Awaited Home PartyFlash back to Oct. 12, 1920.
Indians Return To Cleveland With Prime Opportunity To End Franchise's 68-Year Championship DroughtThe visitor’s clubhouse at Wrigley Field is tiny. So tiny, in fact, that it barely has enough space for the players, coaches and staff of any opposing team that plays the Cubs in Chicago. Forget about housing anything more than a handful of local beat writers.
Tom Verducci Says "I Don't See The Cubs Getting Through Combo Of Shaw, Miller, Allen; Testament To Way Indians Gameplan, Execute"Tom Verducci talks about the most surprising aspect of the Indians' 3-2 lead over the Cubs in the World Series, Terry Francona's gameplan with the pitching staff so far this series, the biggest misconception about the Indians coming into the series and the direction baseball is going with the slow flow of the game...