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A few things to look forward to as we head into Spring: While We’re Waiting

With early-March sports at a crawl, we take a look at some of the things we’re looking forward to as spring draws near.

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Indians

Ball Played: Indians lose Opening Day on the corner of Carnegie and Ontario

In their proud Opening Day tradition, the Cleveland Indians lose to the Boston Red Sox, 6-2, thanks to the arm of David Price and the bat of David Ortiz.

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Indians Home Opener postponed due to weather. What now?

The Cleveland Indians Home Opener has been postponed due to weather. Here’s what fans can do with their tickets.

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Opening Day: Facts and changes we’d like to see

With the Cleveland Indians’ first pitch just hours away, here’s a look at some changes we’d like to see to Opening Day.

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Opening Day is (finally!) here: While We’re Waiting…

Cleveland Indian Opening Day is finally here. Get out there and make the most of it—even if it is just 35 and rainy.

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The Trevor Bauer enigma, MLB guilty pleasures, and Little League: While We’re Waiting…

It is almost baseball season. Well, almost Opening Day because Little League has already begun and Trevor Bauer has already lost his starting job.

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Where Does This ‘Dor Go?

Opening Day is always a celebratory occasion. The promise of Francisco Lindor’s first full season makes the 2016 edition especially exciting.

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Katie Nolan and the Cavs, Opening Day and more: While We’re Waiting…

Katie Nolan talks Cavs, Indians Opening Day draws near, and the CIFF is in town. What’s not to like?

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My existential crisis with baseball: While We’re Waiting…

Baseball season is just a week away. There are plenty of things to be excited about for this season, but is it too little too late to bring back fans?

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Cleveland Councilman says Indians must register or remove Wahoo banners

With Opening Day drawing near, Cleveland councilman Zack Reed has ordered the Indians to remove Chief Wahoo banners outside of Progressive Field.

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The 10 Percent: Byrd flying in OF, House optioned, Brantley healthy(-ish), and other Indians notes

As we’ve established, only about 10 percent of what happens in Spring Training baseball actually means anything. And, no one knows which 10 percent is the portion that actually matters1 . Here is our latest attempt to figure it out based on the latest happenings of the Cleveland Indians in Goodyear Arizona. What does Marlon

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Indians release 2016 schedule, to host Red Sox on Opening Day

Start planning those road trips now, folks.

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Cavaliers

Not Enough: Celtics vs Cavaliers—Behind the Box Score

Boston Celtics (37-42) 99 Cleveland Cavaliers (51-28) 90 Box Score Happy Opening Day, everyone! What was supposed to be a special day in Downtown Cleveland on Friday, well, was still a pretty special day. But neither of the Cleveland teams providing the live entertainment upheld their end of the bargain. The Indians Opening Day is

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Indians promote Jerry Sands, option Austin Adams ahead of home opener

The Cleveland Indians made their first roster move of 2015 to deviate from their Opening Day roster. They have recalled outfielder Jerry Sands from Triple-A Columbus. To make room for his on the 25-man roster, reliever Austin Adams was optioned to Columbus. To make room for him on the 40-man, pitcher Josh Tomlin was transferred

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An Ode to Opening Day

There is nothing quite like Opening Day. The smell of hot dogs and beer in often 40-degree temperatures is as sure a sign of spring as baby birds hatching and your 1099s showing up in the mail. Cities across the country come alive, gathering at their ballyard giddy with anticipation of the nascent baseball season.

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Food, beer and a chance to win Indians Opening Day tickets—who’s in?

With less than 40 days remaining until the Cleveland Indians’ Opening Day tilt against the Detroit Tigers, the team is giving fans a chance to win a pair of the highly coveted tickets all while incorporating some of their new, highly delicious partners. On Tuesday, March 3 fans can enter to win a chance to

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Reliving Yesteryear: April 16, 1940 — Bob Feller’s Opening Day No-Hitter

“Hey hon, I need an opening line for an article.” My wife’s eyes rose to mine, her posture at the kitchen table held in a subtle, Sunday crossword lean. With a mischievous smile:

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Tribe players geeked about Opening Day

The Indians begin the season in Oakland tonight, and the players seem ready to go… It starts today! #TribeTime — Zach McAllister (@ZMac34) March 31, 2014 Here we go!! pic.twitter.com/di3kb4LcQq — Corey Kluber (@CKluber) March 31, 2014 “@ToddKipnis: "DREAM"- 2014 Baseball Motivational Video: http://t.co/nZxxgmUoVJ It's finally here! #BaseballSeason” Now I'm all fired up — Vinnie

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Akron Aeros

New look, ‘new ballgame’ for Akron Aeros and Canal Park

Everyone knows the clichés about first impressions. They last a lifetime, the first few seconds define a relationship, etc. But has anyone heard about using bubbles to make a second first impression? Bubbles were the item of choice for the new-look, “new ballgame” Akron Aeros on their Opening Day game on Thursday night. The glitz

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Terry Francona sets the Indians’ Opening Day roster.

With Opening Day just days away, the Plain Dealer’s Paul Hoynes reports that Tribe manager Terry Francona has announced his initial Indians lineup: CF Michael Bourn (L) SS Asdrubal Cabrera (S) 2B Jason Kipnis (L) 1B Nick Swisher (S) LF Michael Brantley (L) C Carlos Santana (S) DH Mark Reynolds (R) 3B Lonnie Chisenhall (L)

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