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Playoff Variance and Cleveland Baseball

The Cleveland Indians are the best team in MLB according to multiple projection systems. It is too bad that being the best guarantees nothing once October baseball hits.

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Optimizing the Indians ALDS Roster

Now that the magic number for the Cleveland Indians is down to four with 16 games to play, Mike Hattery takes a look at how the ALDS roster might shake out.

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On the Future of Tyler Naquin

Flash back a year, Naquin was a becoming a favored jersey purchase in Cleveland, an eminent hairstyle consultant, and the focal point of perhaps the most iconic photo in the past decade of Cleveland Indians baseball. Naquin posted 2.4 WAR, contended for the American League Rookie of the Year Award, and looked as if he

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Indians Quiet Yankee Bats: Notes from a Monday Night

Corey Kluber and Bradley Zimmer were keys to the Cleveland Indians defeating the New York Yankees.

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Looking ahead at an Indians-Red Sox Division Series Matchup

The Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox appear to be headed on another collision course to play in the ALDS. The left-handed dominant rotation of Boston means the Indians might want to play an interesting outfield combination.

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Anti-information coverage and the Response it Engenders

Those with huge platforms in the sports media world should do more to bring traditional and stat-friendly fans together rather than attempt to tear them apart for attention.

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Stream of consciousness as Indians push back Bartolo, Twins

The Cleveland Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins, 8-1 to open up the AL Central division lead to six games. WFNY’s Mike Hattery was here to capture all the action.

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Report: Indians acquire Jay Bruce

The Cleveland Indians offense has been in a tailspin for the past few games, struggling to score at home against an average Rockies pitching staff. In this context, the Indians have traded for Jay Bruce from the New York Mets. Source: Jay Bruce traded to #Indians. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 10, 2017 The Indians

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The Indians Starters Strange Outcomes

The Cleveland Indians’ pitching staff has been outright dominant since the All-Star break, but how much of it has been luck?

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The Browns, Colin Kaepernick, and Positive Arbitrage

The Cleveland Browns are rebuilding. Colin Kaepernick is an asset that should rise in value over the next year. So, why not sign him?

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The Ever-Changing Joe Smith

New Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Joe Smith is not the same reliever fans might remember from 2009 to 2013. He has changed his profile and seen increased productivity as a result.

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Is Something Wrong with Cody Allen?

The Cleveland Indians bullpen has been a staple of their success, but there are worrisome signs with closer Cody Allen.

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What is to become of Yandy Diaz?

Yandy Diaz has a unique batting profile. Is it one that could be successful and should the Indians be calling him up now? WFNY’s Mike Hattery digs in.

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The Complexity of Trading Francisco Mejia

Francisco Mejia and Tristan McKenzie are the two best trade chips the Cleveland Indians have. They are also key components at keeping the World Series window open longer than 2018.

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Should the Indians extend Cody Allen?

The Cleveland Indians have made it a habit of extending their best young talent. Should closer Cody Allen be the next player who gets one?

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The short list of Indians Starting Pitching Targets

The 2017 Cleveland Indians have had some up and down starting pitching after Corey Kluber and Carlos Carrasco. There will be quite a few options available to fill out the bottom of the rotation, but are there any affordable upgrades?

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Notes From Akron: Eric Haase Launch Angle Revolutionary

Mike Hattery spent the early Friday evening talking hitting with rising Indians prospect Eric Haase. Haase then added two more home runs Friday night for the Akron Rubberducks.

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Jason Kipnis’ struggles roll on as Tribe falls to San Diego, 1-0

The Cleveland Indians lost to the Padres by a score of 1-0, and perhaps most striking, Jason Kipnis continued to hit lead off and stranded four runners on base.

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Rising Indians Pitching Prospects

The Cleveland Indians MLB rotation is solidifying as 2017 creeps forward, but arms are always needed. Mike Hattery takes a peek at some of the best pitchers in the development system.

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The Indians… the Rangers: A list of under the radar Indians position player prospects worth tracking

The Texas Rangers defeated the Cleveland Indians, but the focus here is on Eric Stamets, Willi Castro, and Yu-Cheng Chang.

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