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Manny Machado’s big weekend prompts more Indians trade ideas

Manny Machado slugged three homers over the weekend against the Cleveland Indians. WFNY’s Jacob Rosen looks at what it would take to bring Machado to the Indians roster before his pending free agency.

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Constructing A Deal For Manny Machado

The lukewarm stove heated up a bit on Wednesday afternoon. Rumors circulated that the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox had discussed a deal in the framework of Edwin Encarnacion in exchange for Jackie Bradley Jr. WFNY’s own Joe Gerberry took a dive into that topic yesterday. Essentially, the Indians were interested in trading an aging above average hitting DH on a mediocre contract for a plus-plus defensive outfielder with an up and down hitting resume. Though Bradley Jr. has more upside than Encarnacion from a value perspective, the focal point of the trade seemed to be monetary.

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The big hits from Indians series clinching victory over Orioles

The Cleveland Indians defeated the Baltimore Orioles, 6-3.

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Ricans Run Wild: Ball Played

The Cleveland Indians defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, 5-1. But, the story of the night was all about Puerto Rico.

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The Tribe is on a mission: Between Innings

You want stats on the current Cleveland Indians six-game winning streak? Tons of them (and videos) in here.

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MLB Rumors: Indians interested in Steve Pearce

Nashville, Tennessee is home to the Grand Ole Opry and the 2015 MLB Winter Meetings. There have been plenty of rumors flying around, some of which have included the Cleveland Indians. That trend continued on Wednesday, when Indians beat reporter for cleveland.com Paul Hoynes said that the Indians have shown interest in former Baltimore Oriole

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Cleveland Indians interested in free agent reliever Tommy Hunter

You can never have too much pitching.

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C-Cap Recap: Two Nothin’s Is Nothin’

Terry Francona’s ever-present windbreaker may as well be an invisibility cloak considering how little criticism he’s getting for the plodding parade of mediocrity that is the 2015 Cleveland Indians. I’m not saying he really deserves any blame, mind you. But after a potentially spirit-breaking series sweep at the hands of the Baltimore Orioles this weekend

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Next Up: Indians vs. Orioles at Camden Yards

Beautiful Camden Yards changed everything, and a fair share of the credit for that goes to Janet Marie Smith. Who is she, you might ask. To properly answer that, we must first look back at what came before the Orioles played in the shadow of the B&O Warehouse near Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Baltimore’s history with

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Next Up: Indians vs. Orioles back at home

The Indians are back in Cleveland after an excellent road trip during which they won three of four against the Seattle Mariners and two of three against the Kansas City Royals. The series win against the Royals was the first home series loss for the Royals this season. The Indians have impressively won four of

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Indians showing interest in outfielder Nolan Reimold

The Cleveland Indians have a pretty crowded outfield picture entering the 2015 season. But rumors circulated at the end of last week about their interest in yet another guy to add to the organizational depth. MASN’s Rich Kubatko tweeted on Friday that Cleveland is interested in signing free agent outfielder Nolan Reimold, the former long-time

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A Ubaldo Reunion?

Would Ubaldo JImenez in an Indians uniform again frighten you?

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Tribe Weekend Recap: Dominant starting pitching, slumbering bats, and Ubaldo being Ubaldo

This weekend series was once again another example of what this 2014 Cleveland Indians team is all about. The AL East leading Baltimore Orioles came to town with the biggest margin of any division top dog in baseball. Their offense is beastly, with power up and down the lineup. So naturally the story of the

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Ubaldo Jimenez deal simply made more sense for Orioles

Within the context of MLB free agency, four years and $48 million sounds about right for 30-year-old Ubaldo Jimenez. Within the context of MLB economics, it probably just was a more palatable deal for the Baltimore Orioles than the Cleveland Indians. You see, even though the Orioles had to sacrifice the No. 17 overall pick1,

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MLB Rumor: Indians interested in free agent Wilson Betemit

The Cleveland Indians are among teams showing interest in free agent third baseman Wilson Betemit, who played most recently with the Baltimore Orioles. Comcast Sportsnet Baltimore’s Rich Dubroff reports the Indians and Atlanta Braves are interested in the 32-year-old versatile infielder. All offseason, the Indians have been involved in a variety of rumors and news

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MLB News: Indians DFA Tyler Cloyd; Baltimore claims Cord Phelps

The Cleveland Indians designated pitcher Tyler Cloyd for assignment today and the Baltimore Orioles announced that they have claimed former Indians infielder Cord Phelps. Cloyd, 26, hast not pitched in the Indians organization. He was oddly claimed off waivers from the Philadelphia Phillies organization just before the AL Wild Card game on Oct. 3. The

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What are the Cleveland Indians’ odds to win the 2014 World Series

Now that Boston wrapped up the 2013 World Series, it’s time to talk about the Tribe and their chances in the new year. The Cleveland Indians made the playoffs this season, of course, but Vegas apparently isn’t super confident in the Tribe’s ability to repeat that feat and win the whole thing on top of

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The Diff: Reviewing stats on the surprising 2013 Indians

The Diff is your weekly WFNY look into the amazing world of sports statistics. For a complete log of articles, click this link. Last week, I wrote on the varying playoff odds formulations. This week, I’m revisiting many of my stats comments about the Tribe in 2013. Today is Sept. 25 and the Cleveland Indians

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The Diff: Looking at the Indians’ thriving playoff odds

The Diff is your weekly WFNY look into the amazing world of sports statistics. For a complete log of articles, click this link. Last week, I wrote about Chip Kelly’s arrival in the NFL. This week, I’m dissecting MLB playoff odds for the red-hot Indians. It’s no surprise now to Indians fans that the Tribe

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The Boots: Expressing hope for the Indians’ playoff chase

In my usual half-rapid fire, half-prose form, I’m back with another edition of The Boots. For those unfamiliar with this feature, I assign loosely defined “Boot Up” or “Boot Down” votes to trending sports topics. Today, I’m all about Indians optimism. Boot Up: Wild Card odds – With a record 11th straight win over the

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