Corey Kluber got roughed up by the Chicago White Sox… Here’s why Indians fans should be concerned.
The Indians Are Struggling to Make Contact
Are the Indians strikeout problems for real?
Uh Oh, Mike Clevinger Found Another Level
Mike Clevinger’s latest weaponry was on full display against the Chicago White Sox. Indians fans have another brilliant arm to be excited about…
The Indians outfield is interesting, but really bad
The Cleveland Indians have a lot of interesting stories in the outfield, but if you put the book together, the novel isn’t necessarily one you want to read.
Indians Organizational Roundup; Roster Surprises
Beyond the opening day roster and the complex machinations involved in service time manipulation as well as option protection organizations are tasked with other nuanced player assignment… Read more “Indians Organizational Roundup; Roster Surprises”
Jason Kipnis and the fog of 2019
The Cleveland Indians have a lot of unanswered questions in 2019, but perhaps the biggest one is Jason Kipnis. Kipnis is currently injured, which isn’t a great start, but if he can come back healthy, and continue his swing change improvements, perhaps he can roll out one more big season.
Why Tyler Naquin? Examining the Unpopular Decision
The Indians are offering Tyler Naquin a final shot at redemption. A brief attempt at understanding why the outfielder is being prioritized over a pair of intriguing prospects.
Jose Ramirez and Francisco Lindor — Different Paths to Success, Same Result
Jose Ramirez and Francisco Lindor arrive at the same destination despite vastly different hitting approaches.
Indians Bold Predictions and Probabilities
Picking Indians breakouts and their likelihood of occurrence.
The “Yan is Gone” effect at catcher
The Cleveland Indians will have a new look behind the plate in 2019. With Yan Gomes gone, can the Indians maintain Gomes-level production in the upcoming season?
Five Prospects Who Can Help in Cleveland in 2019
Which Indians prospects can impact the big league team in 2019.
The Always Tinkering Trevor Bauer
Last season, it was a slider. This year, it is a changeup. Trevor Bauer is always looking for the next path to effectiveness.
The Indians and Side-Arm Relievers as the Market Inefficiency
Have the Indians found a hidden value in side-arm release points?
The Hater’s Guide to the 2019 Cleveland Indians
A rabid pessimist weighs in on the outlook of the Indians 2019 season.
The Carlos Gonzalez Experiment — What the Indians See
The Indians have acquired Carlos Gonzalez. On his potential impact and where he fits at this stage in his career.
Cleveland Indians Breakouts and Spring Training Stats that Matter
What has Indians spring training shown us so far? A few breakout candidates have emerged.
Optimizing the Opening Day Roster
Where the Indians roster is going entering the first month of the 2019 season, and where it should be at the end.
Mike Clevinger Commands Your Attention
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.
Jake Bauers Over Yandy Diaz Was The Correct Play
The Indians prioritized Jake Bauers over Yandy Diaz. On why they opted for this route.
Leonys Martin is the Center Field Solution
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.