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Hot Stove Notebook: Indians Waiting on Santana, Outfield Trade Market is Open

A day after a lowball offer is exposed from the Indians to Carlos Santana, some hope is given about priorities. Plus, some other notes about the MLB Hot Stove action (or non-action).

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Hot Stove Notebook: On Trading Danny Salazar for Ian Happ

A Danny Salazar match for a blockbuster trade? Is Matt Adams really a fit? Did the Indians lost anyone on claims they will regret? WFNY’s Mike Hattery walks you through the early MLB Hot Stove for the Cleveland Indians.

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2018 season MLB Hot Stove: Indians Trade Value Column

The Cleveland Indians trade value list is not a pure ranking based on ability but rather balancing skill, contract value, age, and expected value generation in the multi-year context.

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On Trading Jason Kipnis

The 2018 Cleveland Indians are set to pay Jason Kipnis some substantial money, but no one knows where he fits on the baseball diamond. Can he regain his previous batting prowess and make Tribe fans not care where we need to shoehorn him in or should he be traded?

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The Risk Heavy Decision to Pick up Michael Brantley’s Option

The Cleveland Indians opted in on Michael Brantley’s contract. It could pay off for the Tribe, but there are a bunch of risk items to evaluate with it.

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Report: Mets Closing in on hiring Mickey Callaway as Manager

Not only did the Tribe choke in the postseason; they appear to be losing their pitching coach.

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Danny Salazar Made Massive Improvements Without Fanfare

The Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Danny Salazar had an under the radar amazing 2017 season in which he fixed many of the flaws he had previously.

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The Cleveland Indians Versus CC Sabathia

CC Sabathia is a new man- as far as his pitching profile compared to 2007- and the Cleveland Indians can take advantage of it. Here’s how.

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The Cleveland Indians Versus Luis Severino

In 2017, Luis Severino made the leap from two-pitch, potential elite reliever type to top of the line, borderline Cy Young Contender. Despite the usual home run per fly ball issues that exist for a pitcher who calls Yankee Stadium home, Severino succeeded in adequately commanding and managing contact. Indeed, before Severino’s public meltdown in

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Cleveland Indians Versus Masahiro Tanaka

The Cleveland Indians look to sweep the Yankees. The Yankees are counting on Masahiro Tanaka to stop that from happening.

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Pitcher Preview Sonny Gray Versus the Cleveland Indians

A disciplined approach by the Cleveland Indians offense should place them in a situation to take the upper hand in the ALDS.

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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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