Terry Francona Says "I Love The Fact I Know These Guys Really Well Now; I Do Think Chris' (Antonetti) Still Got One Trick Up His Sleeve This Winter"Terry Francona talks about Tribe Fest this weekend, Michael Brantley's recovery from injury, the changes in the roster for this upcoming season, the formula that the Royals have used in experiencing success, Francisco Lindor's potential...
T.J. Zuppe Talks About The Tribe's Latest Moves On The Nick Wilson Experiment92.3 The Fan Indians beat reporter T.J. Zuppe joined Nick Wilson to talk about Cleveland's newest additions and how close the team was to acquiring Todd Frazier on the Experiment.
Indians Reportedly Reach Agreements With 1B Mike Napoli, OF Rajai Davis On DealsShortly after the Indians missed out on third baseman Todd Frazier, Cleveland appears to have added some right-handed thump of their own. But will it be enough to make an impact? Frazier may have been dealt to the Chicago White Sox in a three-time trade between the Cincinnati Reds and Los Angeles Dodgers, but the Tribe responded by reportedly reaching an agreement with Mike Napoli on a contract worth $7 million. The deal, which is pending a physical, includes $3 million in incentives, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
Fantasy Baseball Season Is One-Third Over, So What Does Your Team Need To Win?Two months into baseball season, and it's time to assess what categories your fantasy team needs to improve—and win. On offense, you want to find players that can help your team batting average, for example, or move you up a few places in steals. For the pitching side, do you need more wins or saves? Figuring out now where the biggest gains are to be had in your league will make all the difference through the summer months.
6 Baseball Players With Beards Like 19th Century PresidentsStyles always come back. But who knew the bushy beards of 19th Century presidents would take over Major League Baseball?
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 15 Starts And SitsWhen can you trust your struggling studs? Twelve starts into the season, Fantasy owners still have no idea what to make of Mike Minor. After he was sidelined with an injury to open the year, Minor just hasn’t been able to recapture his old form.
Sports Verdict: Bigger World Series Impact? Koji Uehara Vs. Michael WachaThe Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.
Red Sox Take Lead In ALCSMike Napoli provided the power and the Boston bullpen stymied Miguel Cabrera.
Red Sox Win Game 3 Against Tigers 1-0Once again this October, one run was enough.
Indians First Homestand Ends 2-6 After 6-3 Loss To Red Sox
Red Sox Come To Terms On A Three-Year Deal With Mike NapoliThe MLB Winter Meetings is underway and in full swing, and the first shot of the meetings has been officially fired by the Boston Red Sox
Napoli's 2B Gives Texas 4-2 Win, 3-2 Series LeadMike Napoli hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning and the Texas Rangers rallied from a two-run deficit to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 and take a 3-2 World Series lead.
Rangers Take 3-1 ALCS Lead On Tigers In 11 Innings
Rangers Take 2-1 Series Lead On RaysColby Lewis outpitched All-Star David Price, Mike Napoli hit a go-ahead two-run homer and the defending AL champions survived a shaky night from the bullpen to hold off the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Monday night
Andrus Sparks Rangers In Rally Past IndiansIndians starter Josh Tomlin shut out the Rangers over seven innings, but the 25-year-old right-hander walked Mike Napoli leading off the eighth and gave up a single to Mitch Moreland, his final batter.