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Fantasy Update

Feb 22, 2017
numberFire
With the loss of Edwin Encarnacion, the Blue Jays will rely on Troy Tulowitzki for more production. Should you be doing the same in fantasy baseball?
Plain Dealer 10 hours ago
Edwin Encarnacion to bat fourth in Cleveland Indians' spring training opener: Zack Meisel's musings

Edwin Encarnacion to bat fourth in Cleveland Indians' spring training opener: Zack Meisel's musings

Edwin Encarnacion will make his Indians debut at Goodyear Ballpark on Saturday. He'll bat fourth and start at first base.
Plain Dealer Feb 23, 2017
Cleveland Indians GM Mike Chernoff takes us inside the Edwin Encarnacion decision: Takes By The Lake podcast

Cleveland Indians GM Mike Chernoff takes us inside the Edwin Encarnacion decision: Takes By The Lake podcast

On the latest episode of the Takes by the Lake podcast, Indians GM Mike Chernoff takes us inside the Edwin Encarnacion negotiations, and also previews the upcoming season.
Jays Journal Feb 22, 2017

Blue Jays were too hasty according to Encarnacion

When asked about his first real free agency experience, Edwin Encarnacion was pretty candid, admitting that the Blue Jays were his first choice all along. The Blue Jays dealt with arguably their most difficult free agency period in franchise history, facing the prospect of losing both Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion. Fast forward to today, and […] Blue Jays were too hasty according to Encarnacion - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jays From The Couch Feb 22, 2017

Toronto Blue Jays Projections: On Kendrys Morales Replacing Edwin Encarnacion

  We look at 2017 projections for Toronto Blue Jays’ Kendrys Morales and Edwin Encarnacion to see if the former can replace the latter     Let’s be honest. When […] The post Toronto Blue Jays Projections: On Kendrys Morales Replacing Edwin Encarnacion appeared first on Jays From The Couch.
Plain Dealer Feb 21, 2017
Can you correctly spell Edwin Encarnacion's last name? Let's see how fans at Tribe Fest did (video)

Can you correctly spell Edwin Encarnacion's last name? Let's see how fans at Tribe Fest did (video)

We asked people at Tribe Fest to attempt to spell the last name of Edwin Encarnacion, the slugger who was acquired by the Cleveland Indians over the off-season.
Plain Dealer Feb 21, 2017
The Edwin Encarnacion-Mike Clevinger sequel was less dramatic, but Clevinger again came out looking strong

The Edwin Encarnacion-Mike Clevinger sequel was less dramatic, but Clevinger again came out looking strong

Clevinger and Encarnacion squared off in a live batting practice session on Monday at the Indians' spring training complex. It's their second-ever encounter, and it carried far less hype than the first.
News-Herald Feb 20, 2017
Edwin Encarnacion gives Cleveland Indians booming bat

Edwin Encarnacion gives Cleveland Indians booming bat

GOODYEAR, Ariz. >> As fans lining the chain-linked fence next to Cleveland's main practice field jockeyed for better position to snatch an autograph or selfie with the team's newest star, Edwin Encarnacion showed no emotion.With his glove balanced on his head, Encarnacion signed baseballs, bats, cards and whatever else was thrust in front of him.
Akron Beacon Journal Feb 20, 2017

Indians: Edwin Encarnacion gives lineup booming bat

GOODYEAR, Ariz.: As fans lining the chain-linked fence next to the Indians’ main practice field jockeyed for better position to snatch an autograph or selfie with the team’s newest star, Edwin Encarnacion showed no emotion.With his glove balanced on his head, Encarnacion signed baseballs, bats, cards and whatever else was thrust in front of him. He didn’t seem to be enjoying himself and appeared disinterested, distant.That’s when one fan pleaded for a little more.“Hey,” he told Encarnacion. “You know you can smile. You’re with Cleveland now.”On cue, Encarnacion beamed a...
Sacramento Bee Feb 20, 2017

Powerful presence: Encarnacion gives Indians booming bat

As fans lining the chain-linked fence next to Cleveland's main practice field jockeyed for better position to snatch an autograph or selfie with the team's newest star, Edwin Encarnacion showed …
Plain Dealer Feb 20, 2017
Indians top three players - does Edwin Encarnacion make the cut? Bud vs. Doug

Indians top three players - does Edwin Encarnacion make the cut? Bud vs. Doug

In Prepare for List off, Bud Shaw and Doug Lesmerises agreed on two of the top three spots, but the debate over the third spot got heated.
Plain Dealer Feb 17, 2017
Edwin Encarnacion says he signed with Cleveland Indians to

Edwin Encarnacion says he signed with Cleveland Indians to "win the World Series'

Edwin Encarnacion said he doesn't care if manager Terry Francona wants him to play first base or DH. "Whatever the manager needs me to do, I'm ready for it."
Scout Feb 17, 2017

Spring Notes 2/17: Encarnacion arrives

Physicals were conducted for all position players on Friday from the Cleveland Indians spring training complex in Goodyear, AZ. Among the new arrivals was Edwin Encarnacion, the biggest free agent signing in the history of the franchise. The IBI's John Alfes details information about the club's newest slugger, Josh Tomlin and Nick Swisher...
Plain Dealer Feb 14, 2017

9 innings: What to know about Edwin Encarnacion, the Cleveland Indians' new power source

Let's dig into the numbers and player history to learn a little more about Edwin Encarnacion.
Sports Illustrated Feb 13, 2017

Winter Report Card: Indians ace off-season with Edwin Encarnacion signing

The Cleveland Indians didn't make many off-season moves, but the ones they did make help ensure they'll be a strong contender for another World Series berth.
Call to the Pen Feb 11, 2017

Cleveland Indians: With Their Recent Success, Will They Be Able To Draw Fans?

The Cleveland Indians have been riding the wave recently when it comes to on field success. They are fresh off of a World Series appearance, which was their first since 1997. They also made a splash by signing the biggest free agent bat on the market in Edwin Encarnacion. It seems as if the Indians are […] Cleveland Indians: With Their Recent Success, Will They Be Able To Draw Fans? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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