Two Cleveland Indians Who Need Expanded Postseason RolesThere is a growing contingent of fans that believe Roberto Perez should be the Indians’ starting catcher.
Smoke Signals: Jay Bruce's World Collides With MoneyballThere have been plenty of mentions of Moneyball, the film based on the story of the 2002 Oakland Athletics and their 20-game win streak, while the Cleveland Indians have been on their run.
Indians Sweep Tigers in Doubleheader 10-0, Win 9th StraightThe AL Central-leading Indians won the opener 3-2 on Francisco Lindor's tiebreaking single in the ninth inning.
Indians Rise To Occasion In Playoff AtmosphereMonday night’s Indians-Red Sox series opener had everything.
Guyer Scores Winner On Holt's Error, Indians Top Red Sox 5-4Brandon Guyer scored when first baseman Brock Holt threw away Roberto Perez's bunt in the ninth inning, lifting the Cleveland Indians over the Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Monday night in a matchup of first-place teams.
Josh Tomlin Leaves With Left Hamstring TightnessHe did not allow a hit through four innings, striking out five.
Roberto Perez's Hidden Offensive ValueBaseball is a results-based game, making Perez’s .185/.279/.269 slash line and 49 wRC+ look like a total loss in a vacuum, but the backup catcher actually leads the team in at least one category.
Bauer Eliminating Trouble With 'Best Pitch'Bauer has strung together a beautiful stretch of four starts, the latest in which he worked 6 1/3 innings, allowing one run on four hits, and walking one.