A Thomecoming Weekend: Indians Staying Alive, For Now
Carlos CarrascoEzequiel CarreraFrancisco LindorGame RecapGrady SizemoreInjuriesJason KipnisJim ThomeJosh TomlinJustin MastersonKansas City RoyalsMichael BrantleyShin-Soo ChooThome, injuries, mistakes, catching Detroit. We got a lot talk about. Let's get to it.
It Could Be Over: Tribe Tripping Up and Falling Down
Cord PhelpsGame RecapJack HannahanJason KubelJim ThomeJosh TomlinLonnie ChisenhallSeattle MarinersShin-Soo ChooTrade RumorsSave your post mortem, I don't do that kind of stuff. Sure, things aren't looking great, but I kind of take the same approach as Manny Acta, it isn't over until it is actually over. Even though, it may be kind of over.
The Split of It All: Choo Saving the World From Doom and Disaster
Game RecapGrady SizemoreInjuriesJustin MastersonSeattle MarinersShin-Soo ChooTravis HafnerZach McAllisterI don't want to scare you, but the Cleveland Indians are 63-63 and six games back of first place. They are also a half of game ahead of Chicago. But you probably already knew that. Yesterday we had a little bit of doom, but thankfully, not quite disaster.
Falling By Four: (S)Weeping In Mo-Town
Detroit TigersGame RecapGrady SizemoreInjuriesJack HannahanJason DonaldLonnie ChisenhallLuis ValbuenaRoster MovesShelley DuncanTravis HafnerTrevor CroweUbaldo JimenezWhat a catastrophe that was, eh? Bare with me as we pick up the pieces of what was weekend of disaster in Detroit.
What You Need: Masterson, Fukudome Lead Big Series Win
Carlos CarrascoChicago White SoxFausto CarmonaGame RecapJason KipnisJustin MastersonKosuke FukudomeLonnie ChisenhallLou MarsonLuis ValbuenaRoster Moves
Needed it. Needed it so bad. Series win, in Chicago. Double the win-total against the White Sox in one series. Needed it.
Right Where We Want You: White Sox Apply Pressure to Tribe
Chicago White SoxDillon HowardDraft Pick SigningsDrew PomeranzFrancisco LindorGame RecapGrady SizemoreJack HannahanJason KipnisJustin MastersonMichael BrantleyUbaldo Jimenez
Pesky Juan Pierre. The universe didn't plan for this. I certainly didn't. Wonder what Carmona will do tonight?
Rainy Days: Stop the Rain, But Not the Tribe
Carlos SantanaChris PerezDavid HuffDraft Pick SigningsInjuriesJason KipnisMichael BrantleyNick HagadoneRoster MovesShelley DuncanShin-Soo ChooZack MacPhee
We found something to halt the Tribe and the roll they've been on other than Justin Verlander. Rain...
For Arguments Sake: Can't Beat Verlander, Even at His Worst
Anthony ReyesAsdrubal CabreraCarlos SantanaConnor GrahamDetroit TigersFausto CarmonaGame RecapJason KipnisRoster MovesShin-Soo ChooSnow DaysUbaldo Jimenez
You win some you lose some. At the end of the day, the Indians only gained one game on the Tigers in this series. The upside? At least they didn't lose any more ground.
We Are All Kipnisses: The Kip Show, Introducing The Big U
Detroit TigersDraft Pick SigningsEric HaaseGame RecapGeoff DavenportInjuriesJason KipnisKosuke FukudomeMichael BrantleyMichael GoodnightUbaldo Jimenez
Jason Kipnis is no longer on his way. He's here and he's here to stay. Ubaldo Jimenez is no longer just a trade acquisition. This is all becoming very real people. Get on.
Splitsville: Offense Supports Masterson for Split in Boston
Boston Red SoxCarlos CarrascoCarlos SantanaGame RecapInjuriesJustin MastersonMichael BrantleyShin-Soo ChooTravis Hafner
I just feel like shouting names right now. Masterson! Hafner! Santana! Fukudome! LaPorta! Pestano! Parmigiana! Wait a second....
Double the Trouble: Two-Straight Walk-Offs for Red Sox
Boston Red SoxCarlos CarrascoDavid HuffGame RecapGiovanni SotoInjuriesJason KipnisMichael BrantleyRoster MovesShin-Soo ChooTravis BuckUbaldo Jimenez
Apologies for my absence yesterday, but I'm back with a double loss in this edition of the Morning Rundown.
Beaaaaantown: Booming Bats Come Alive in Boston
Asdrubal CabreraBoston Red SoxCarlos CarrascoDavid HuffGame RecapInjuriesJason KipnisJosh TomlinShin-Soo ChooTony WoltersUbaldo Jimenez
Are the Windians back? The offense may be, or they just enjoyed a much-needed trip to Boston. Time will tell. But let's celebrate when we can.
Manny Acta Golden Fedora of Greatness: July 2011
Asdrubal CabreraJoe SmithJustin MastersonManny Acta Fedora of GreatnessMichael BrantleyTravis Hafner
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.
Games Are Being Played: Royals Take Series Before Tribe Road Trip
Alex WhiteChris AntonettiDrew PomeranzFausto CarmonaGame RecapJason DonaldJason KipnisKansas City RoyalsMatt LaPortaMitch TalbotRoster MovesTradesUbaldo JimenezUbaldo Trade
It's hard to remember, but the Indians are still playing baseball.