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Does MLB need ESPN for its future? While We’re Waiting

MLB is struggling from a lack of superstar marketability. ESPN is losing subscribers. What will happen when MLB’s next TV deal expires in 2021?

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The no-stat All-Star MLB team: While We’re Waiting

ESPN’s Sam Miller asked an intriguing question about going back to using the eye test to determine the best players in MLB. WFNY attacks the question from another angle.

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Indians

Cleveland Indians outfield trade options: MLB Hot Stove

The 2017 Cleveland Indians have a hole in center field and might need a corner outfielder too if Michael Brantley cannot come back. The free agent market is thin, so here are the trade options.

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Nurture the debate of AL MVP: Between Innings

Controversial votes rule the day as there are many different ways and styles to set the AL MVP nominees, which is a good thing.

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Mike Trout remains baseball’s best player: While We’re Waiting

Mike Trout, by any objective measure, is the best player in baseball. He’s also likely the best young player of our lifetime in any sport. So why isn’t he the MVP?

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Indians

Next Up: Indians visit the Angels in Anaheim, and where do they go from here?

The Cleveland Indians have played 16 games in five series since the All-Star break, winning six and losing ten. Each series, with the exception of the Kansas City Royals, was against a team with a losing record. In fact, except for those first-place Royals (against whom the Tribe went 1-2) every opponent since the break

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Featured, General

A look at the young position-playing stars of MLB

There has been increased attention paid upon the youthful stars dominating the current MLB season, and such dominance could be seen in the 2015 MLB All Star starting rosters. A mere five of the 17 selected starters for the 2015 game were above the age of 29. And, one of those selections was the AL

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Frank Robinson, Fantasy Baseball, and Variable Uniformity: While We’re Waiting…

It’s Thursday morning, and it’s a whirlwind time in Cleveland sports, gang. The Tribe’s just underway, the Cavs are set to kick off the second season in just over a week, and we’ll have new Browns uniforms by this time next week.  Spring is starting to, well, spring, and we’ve got a lot to work

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Indians

Angels 9, Indians 3: Trout turns Tribe into dogs at Puppypalooza

This just in: Mike Trout is good at baseball. “There’s a lot to like about Trout,” said manager Terry Francona said with a smile. “I actually think for his sake they should rest him on Wednesday. He’s got a chance to be a pretty good player. You don’t want to tire him out.” Sometimes you

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Headlines

No Cleveland Indians listed among first wave of All-Star voting

It looks like Michael Brantley will have to hope for other means of becoming one of the Cleveland Indians’ representatives during the 2014 MLB All-Star Game. In the first release of tabulated voting, no member of the Tribe was listed among the top five players at each position (15 total outfielders). Brantley, easily the Tribe’s

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Headlines

Tribe prospect Clint Frazier: “I want to be like Mike Trout”

Clint Frazier is 19 years of age. He has freckles and an awkward, kid-like smile. He has an incredible head of red hair. His teammates greeted his arrival by sporting Ronald McDonald wigs. He’s an agile outfielder who can also hit for power. He possesses incredible bat speed, and has used being pitched around to his advantage. Oh,

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Podcast

Jon talks Vinnie Pestano, NFL salary caps and more – WFNY Podcast – 2013-03-12

I was able to grab Jon on location in Arizona. Unfortunately “on location in Arizona” for his purposes has nothing to do with the Cleveland Indians spring training location. Anyway, we battled the time zones (and my bed time) for a chat. Here’s what we talked about. Scott Kazmir’s great day Daisuke Matsuzaka injury Matt

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