Jose Ramirez, Corey Kluber, and Terry Francona announced as finalists for the BBWAA American League MVP, Cy Young, and Manager of the Year awards.
The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are big market teams with the payrolls to go with it. They have leveraged that advantage into developing dominant teams, so why is there a growing backlash in the media to say they aren’t buying their way into the postseason?
The good news is that nothing can ever be worse than losing Game 7 of the World Series at home in extra innings. That’s about the only thing that is keeping me going today.
A look at Corey Kluber’s velocity issues on Friday night, and why they should not be a major concern in Game 5.
Sometimes after a game it feels good to dive in the numbers and try to fully understand exactly what happened. Sometimes it just feels good to reach way deep down into your guts and let your feels out.
The Cleveland Indians lost Game 3 of the ALDS to the New York Yankees, 1-0. It could change the series and the postseason fates for both teams. Or not. Either way, it was a good reminder for the Tribe that baseball isn’t supposed to come as easy as they have made it look.
ALDS Game 2 Video Preview: WFNY Video Shorts
It’s always fun to dissect and review these games, but there is also something to be said about the feelings and takeaways that happen right as the game ends.
The Cleveland Indians should adjust their lineup to match up against left-handed pitching; like Game 2 starter CC Sabathia of the New York Yankees.
The Cleveland Indians face Sonny Gray and the New York Yankees in Game 1 of the ALDS tonight and we sat down with Mike Hattery to discuss the match-up.
The Cleveland Indians match up well against right-handed pitching, which the New York Yankees lean heavily on in their rotation.
Despite the home team success in the 2017 Wild Card games, Jacob Rosen reminds readers that the baseball playoffs are usually a crapshoot. Wild Card teams are 23-21 in the Division Series round since 1995.
The Cleveland Indians have battled the New York Yankees in multiple ALDS matchups. Here is a sampling of the favorite ALDS contests from the WFNY staff.
Identifying a few areas in which Trevor Bauer can be successful against the New York Yankees.
Tom Petty helps Indians fans decide who to pull for in the American League Wildcard showdown between the Minnesota Twins and New York Yankees.
The Cleveland Indians swept the New York Yankees just like they swept the Kansas City Royals. Quietly, the Tribe’s first baseman has been making a claim for a Gold Glove Award throughout.
The Corner claims a few more victims as the Tribe (allegedly) beat the Yankees on Friday night.
The Cleveland Indians and New York Yankees split the weekend series as defense looms large in each.
The Cleveland Indians took the opening game of the series against the New York Yankees.
The Cleveland Indians have become good at drafting and development but few have noticed. The results, however, are beginning to shine through.