Bullpen Switch: Orioles Turn Tables, Split with Tribe
Alex WhiteBaltimore OriolesDavid HuffDrew PomeranzGame RecapGrady SizemoreInjuriesJeanmar GomezLonnie ChisenhallMitch TalbotRoster MovesShelley Duncantwithead
What happened to the Orioles that we beat two days in a row and had lost nine-straight?
Step Away From the Cliff: Tribe Head Into Break On Down Note
Alex WhiteCarlos CarrascoDrew PomeranzGame RecapInjuriesJason KipnisJeanmar GomezMitch TalbotMLB Futures GameShin-Soo ChooToronto Blue Jays
After a barrage of ninth inning power coins on Thursday, we find ourselves a little disappointed on a Monday morning having lost the final three to Toronto heading into the All-Star break. All is good though in Cleveland. Believe it.
Pronk-Off Part II: Travis Hafner Does it Again
Game RecapInjuriesLonnie ChisenhallLuis ValbuenaOrlando CabreraShin-Soo ChooTony SippToronto Blue JaysTravis HafnerZach McAllister
Power Coin! Power Coin! Power Coin! POWER COIN! That last power coin was shouted with incredible emphasis, if you couldn't tell. POWER COIN!
All Hail Asdrubal: Gutty Defense, On-Point Masterson Down Yankees
Asdrubal CabreraGame RecapGrady SizemoreJosh JudyJosh TomlinJustin MastersonLonnie ChisenhallMatt LaPortaNew York YankeesRoster MovesTravis Buck
I pronounce today is Asdrubal Cabrera Day. Today we celebrate everything that is good about Asdrubal Cabrera. Commence celebration. Break out the streamers, blow up the balloons. Throw out a runner at first base barehanded. Do something Asdrubal would do.
Today You're The Bug: Failed Double Play Leads to Carrasco Meltdown
Asdrubal CabreraAustin KearnsCarlos CarrascoCord PhelpsDorssys PaulinoDrew PomeranzGame RecapMatt LaPortaNew York YankeesTravis BuckZach McAllister
Splat goes Carrasco. Instead of the Mario Power Coin, they should play the Mario Die Noise. You know that one.
Yankee Doodle: Austin Kearns Loves America and Beating Yankees
Austin KearnsFausto CarmonaGame RecapInjuriesJosh TomlinMatt LaPortaNew York YankeesOrlando CabreraTrevor CroweZach McAllister
Happy Birthday America. Austin Kearns certainly salutes you. And for one night, I salute him for his greatness. Well, maybe not his greatness, but at least the greatness of his one swing.
Mega Rundown: Tribe Survives National League Road Trip
Anthony SantanderAsdrubal CabreraChris PerezDorssys PaulinoFausto CarmonaInjuriesInternational SigningsMichael CuddyerMike CameronMitch TalbotMLB All StarsRumors
The Indians went 11-7 in Interleague play. They nearly swept the Cincinnati Reds twice, and aside from a sweep to the World Champion San Francisco Giants, won all their series. Their biggest competition, the Detroit Tigers went 7-11. The biggest statistic is that the designated hitter is back in play Monday evening when the Indians face off against the Yankees.
Manny Acta Golden Fedora of Greatness: June 2011
Asdrubal CabreraCarlos CarrascoCarlos SantanaJosh TomlinJustin MastersonManny Acta Fedora of Greatness
You may have heard the term "Golden Sombrero" used in baseball talk. It is in reference to a hitter striking out three times in a game. Well on this blog, we have the Golden Fedora, which is far better and more coveted.
Minor Issues: Clippers continue to roll, Baby Louie Growing Up?
AkronBrett BrachColumbusJake LoweryKelvin De La CruzKinstonLake CountyLuis ValbuenaMahoning ValleyMartin CervenkaMike RaylMinor League All StarsRyan BattagliaScott Barnes
The Clippers rock, the Aeros are getting on track, Kinston and Lake County are off to first place starts, and Mahoning Valley is showing to be a pretty good team in the early going. Life is good for Cleveland Indians baseball.