What Indians Fans Need to Know About Terry Franconaleaguepitchingmachines.com, a pitching machine and batting cage company based out of Rochester, NY. Michael is passionate about the game of baseball and is thrilled to contribute to The Tribe Daily. Follow his site on Twitter @leaguebaseball.
Offseason Rundown: Francona Alludes to Jimenez's Inclusion, Interviews Staff
Offseason Rundown: Tribe Coaching Staff News and Beloved Middle Reliever Vinnie Pestano
2012 OffseasonBrad MillsBruce FieldsKevin YoukilisRumorsSandy Alomar Jr.Steve Smith the CoachTV ReferencesVinnie PestanoI'm not sure many people can believe it. I know if you would have told me back in July that the Detroit Tigers would be going to the World Series, I wouldn't have believed you.
2012 Season Wrap-Up: Minor League Rundown
2012 Wrap UpAkronCarolinaColumbusJoe WendleJordan SmithLake CountyMahoning ValleyMinor LeaguesRuss CanzlerThomas NealTony Wolters
Every year I like to recap the minor league season and dedicate respectable time to the prospect side of the organization. That is this effort and with the Indians in such despair after a second half collapse, there is no better way to feel hopeful than to look ahead.
Offseason Rundown: Brantley has surgery; Winter ball starts up
2012 OffseasonAkronJustin MastersonKevin SloweyMichael BrantleySandy Alomar Jr.Shelley DuncanTerry FranconaWinter and Fall LeaguesI rotate my desktop backgrounds, because Windows 7 is cool like that. As I usually do, I make my own backgrounds because I'm an amateur Photoshop type of a dude and well, I sat here at the computer on Sunday looking and simply shaking my head.
Tribe Daily Invitational 2012 Recap
Manny Acta Golden Fedora: September 2012
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. You also don't suck to get it.
Season Aftermath Rundown: The Tribal Journey From Here
Chris AntonettiChris PerezGrady SizemoreManager Search 12Mark ShapiroMatt LaPortaMike SarbaughRoberto HernandezSandy Alomar Jr.Shin-Soo ChooTerry FranconaTravis HafnerUbaldo JimenezYou thought you got rid of me didn't you? You thought... Oh, the games are over, that Nino is going into hibernation isn't he?
Morning Rundown: Should the Tribe Consider a Santana Switch?
Carlos SantanaChicago White SoxCorey KluberLou MarsonManager Search 12Pittsburgh PiratesSandy Alomar Jr.Shin-Soo ChooTerry FranconaYou know, after smashing the ever-loving daylights out of the Royals on Sunday, there was a little sense of hope. A sense of hope that made you think things are a little better around these parts than you would have thought.
Morning Rundown: The Time to Start Anew
Asdrubal CabreraKansas City RoyalsLonnie ChisenhallManager Search 12Manny ActaManny Acta FiredRoberto HernandezSandy Alomar Jr.Terry FranconaZach McAllisterThis truly feels like the beginning of something different. I don't know what's going to be different, how it's going to be different, or how different it will be... It isn't so much about a new manager as it is something else.