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Should the Indians trade for Randal Grichuk or Tommy Pham?

As Major League Baseball’s trade deadline approaches on Monday, the Cleveland Indians have recently been linked to the St. Louis Cardinals as a potential suitor. According to reports, the Indians have had scouts showing up at recent games, although the specific players they’ve been scouting are somewhat a mystery. Okay, that’s not completely true. The

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Lonnie Chisenhall to the DL, possibly out weeks

The Cleveland Indians right fielder Lonnie Chisenhall was lost to a calf injury just before the All-Star break. It is now revealed he will be headed to the DL and will miss some significant time.

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Early results not good for Indians defense: Between Innings

The Cleveland Indians have had more than their fair share of defensive shortcomings in 2017, but are they ones that should continue or improve as the season moves forward?

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The Indians and April showers

The latest from the EHC crew dives into Terry Francona and the month of April while touching on a few other items.

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Michael Brantley walks it off in the Indians Home Opener

Cleveland Indians outfielder Michael Brantley has been on an odyssey of sorts working through internal challenges, personal expectations, and external commentary which was driven more by speculation than substance. For one moment in Brantley’s struggle back to being the player he once was, with 35,002 fans watching, Dr. Smooth did something he could celebrate. In

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Home Opener Pitching Preview: the Cleveland Indians versus James Shields

The Cleveland Indians are set to face James Shields during Tuesday’s home opener. WFNY takes a look at what the team needs to do to succeed.

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The return of the Salazar: Bode Plots

The Cleveland Indians defeated the Texas Rangers, 9-6, to complete the sweep. The Francisco Lindor grand slam to win the game in the ninth inning was the big news, but there was an underlying change to Danny Salazar upon his return that needs to be dissected.

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The return of Edwin’s parrot

Eddie the Parrot returns to talk about all things Cleveland Indians as we prepare for the 2017 Opening Day.

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Tyler Naquin projected to be worst defensive center fielder in baseball

While Tyler Naquin’s offense in 2017 remains a question mark, ESPN predicts him to be the worst defensive center fielder in all of baseball.

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Let’s Argue: Cleveland Indians Bold Predictions

Bold predictions abound as WFNY’s Mike Hattery and Jeff Nomina argue about breakout candidates and bounceback players for the 2017 Cleveland Indians

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Indians ST: Positive news on Brantley, Kipnis, Naquin, A-Jax

The 2017 Cleveland Indians could use a healthy Michael Brantley, Jason Kipnis, Tyler Naquin, and Austin Jackson. Thus far, things are looking positive on that being a possibility.

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2017 Cleveland Indians Positional Previews: The Outfield

The Cleveland Indians positional previews roll on, this time with the boys from EHC discussing Cleveland Indians outfield prospects for the season.

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Tyler Naquin Set to Make Adjustments in 2017

Tyler Naquin had one of the best overall rookie seasons in Cleveland Indians history in 2016. Repeating the performance is in question though unless he makes some dramatic adjustments and improvements.

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Let’s Argue: Who Is The Tribe’s Center Fielder?

The Cleveland Indians filled their biggest hole for 2017 when they signed center fielder Austin Jackson. Or, did they? WFNY’s Jeff Nomina and Michael Hattery debate.

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Indians, OF Austin Jackson agree to minor league deal

The Cleveland Indians signed center fielder Austin Jackson to a minor league deal.

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Introducing Probable Catch Ratio and Units: While We’re Waiting

Now that Baseball Savant has released some of the Statcast defensive charts for outfielders, it is time to devise methods to make sense of the information.

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Can the Indians Improve Center Field in House?

The Cleveland Indians have a loaded roster with an obvious hole at center field. But, the options in-house might be good enough to get by there.

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Rajai Davis signs one-year deal with Oakland

Rajai Davis heads back to the A’s after spending one heck of a year in Cleveland.

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Why The Indians Won’t Be Players in Center Field Market

Why trade for Andrew McCutchen when you have Abe Almonte? Before you laugh that off, let WFNY’s Jeff Nomina explain.

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Bradley Zimmer and the Indians Center Field Problem

The 2017 Cleveland Indians need a center fielder and lots of fans have heard about Bradley Zimmer, so he’s the obvious candidate. WFNY gives many reasons why that might not be the case.

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