A rabid pessimist weighs in on the outlook of the Indians 2019 season.
The Indians have acquired Carlos Gonzalez. On his potential impact and where he fits at this stage in his career.
What has Indians spring training shown us so far? A few breakout candidates have emerged.
Where the Indians roster is going entering the first month of the 2019 season, and where it should be at the end.
Mike Clevinger is riding a usage change towards becoming a household name. Despite a herky-jerky delivery, he has found a command level that maximizes his effectiveness.
The Indians prioritized Jake Bauers over Yandy Diaz. On why they opted for this route.
If Martin can retain his strength; if Martin can hold the gains of his launch angle adjustment the Indians have improved center field significantly over 2018.
The Indians have built a powerhouse rotation by exploiting a market inefficiency. Breaking balls are the name of the game.
Every team has a few questions to answer before the start of the 2019 Major League baseball season. Do the Indians have far too many for a playoff contending club? The EHC crew takes a dive into a few of those questions.
Bullpens are a scary business with a layer of unpredictability that often confounds front offices; unless of course one can spend and develop like the New York Yankees. The Indians have expended […]
Roberto Perez was outstanding in the 2016 playoffs, but it has all gone downhill from there. A look at how the Indians’ starting catcher can’t hit a breaking ball.
In order to stave off the lukewarm offseason that has become the status quo of Major League Baseball; many bright folks and institutions post projections for baseball players. These projections are not […]
Jason Kipnis was once overrated by the Indians fanbase. Now he is categorically undervalued…
As February slowly turns to March and the Indians add non-roster invitee after non-roster invitee the Indians are tasked with a Marie Kondo level sorting problem. That is; in a confined sample […]
Spring training press clippings are often those with the most delightful hubris. Indeed, “best of shape of his life” has become a delightful February meme especially when used in regard to Bartolo […]
The Indians signed Tyler Clippard to a minor league deal. It could work out very well for them, pending usage deployment decisions.
The Indians outfield is without a doubt the weakest link on a roster built for contention; indeed, it would be difficult for a team to have a more disappointing position group on […]
Rationality is incongruous with fandom. One spends a lifetime aspiring to be rational, only to see that work dissolve in the face of sports analysis. Objectivity is merely an illusion, sidestepped by […]
In the midst of an offseason which is best described as a payroll purge the Indians front office emphasized the importance of providing young players an opportunity to contribute at the big […]
The Indians have had an obvious plan of attack this off-season, and it revolves around finding guys who know how to get on base.