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Cleveland Indians: Four players optioned to Triple-A Columbus

Aaron Civale, Zach Plesac, and James Karinchak would all likely be on the Cleveland Indians’ 26-man roster under normal circumstances. Instead they’re headed to Triple-A with Bradley Zimmer. The Cleveland Indians optioned four players to Triple-A Columbus on Thursday. Had the season begun on time, at least three of them were almost certain to be […] Cleveland Indians: Four players optioned to Triple-A Columbus - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 26, 2020

Emmanuel Clase could be ready for “full” season, if there is one

If MLB’s hopes to begin the 2020 season in June come to fruition, Cleveland Indians reliever Emmanuel Clase could be in line to miss minimal time. When Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Emmanuel Clase was shut down in late February with a muscle strain in his back, his recovery timeline was set between eight and 12 […] Emmanuel Clase could be ready for “full” season, if there is one - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 26, 2020

Cleveland Indians: Francisco Lindor will get his service time in 2020

MLB has offered to award service time to players even in the event of a canceled 2020 season, which impacts Francisco Lindor and the Cleveland Indians. Depending on how things unfold in America and across the globe in the coming weeks and months, there is a possibility that Francisco Lindor will only play one more […] Cleveland Indians: Francisco Lindor will get his service time in 2020 - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 25, 2020

What if the Cleveland Indians traded Edwin Encarnacion one year earlier?

Until baseball returns, we’re going to pass the time by discussing how past events could have turned out if the Cleveland Indians did one thing differently. Welcome to Indians What-Ifs. First up is Edwin Encarnacion and the trade that never happened in the 2017-18 offseason. In the winter after a heart-stopping run to Game 7 […] What if the Cleveland Indians traded Edwin Encarnacion one year earlier? - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 25, 2020

Cleveland Indians: The Opening Day lineup that would’ve been

The 2020 MLB season will regrettably not begin on time, but what would the Cleveland Indians Opening Day lineup have looked like if it did? Tomorrow, March 26, 2020, the Cleveland Indians were supposed to open their season at home against the Detroit Tigers. Shane Bieber was supposed to captain an already beleaguered rotation, an […] Cleveland Indians: The Opening Day lineup that would’ve been - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 24, 2020

Cleveland Indians: A look back on the first game I ever attended

I’ve been lucky enough to see the Cleveland Indians play many times, but I’ll never forget the first, when I was just a kid who loved a baseball team. People where I live are always somewhat surprised to learn that the Cleveland Indians are my favorite team in the sports universe. I was raised in […] Cleveland Indians: A look back on the first game I ever attended - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 13, 2020

Cleveland Indians players who can benefit from MLB hiatus

Mike Clevinger, Carlos Carrasco, and Oscar Mercado won’t have to race the clock to be ready by the originally scheduled Opening Day. Spring training is over, and the regular season won’t begin on time. While this is depressing from a sheer baseball standpoint, there are players around the league who are going to benefit from […] Cleveland Indians players who can benefit from MLB hiatus - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 13, 2020

The thunderous spring of Franmil Reyes has come to an end

Franmil Reyes was having quite a spring for the Cleveland Indians. It’s going to be awhile before we see if that carries over to the regular season. The indefinite suspension of MLB’s season is a sobering baseball development in a much bigger and far-reaching story. Perhaps nobody is more disappointed over the baseball-only ramifications than […] The thunderous spring of Franmil Reyes has come to an end - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 12, 2020

Cleveland Indians: Starting pitching depth to be tested early

The Cleveland Indians will likely miss Carlos Carrasco and Mike Clevinger to begin 2020. Much like 2019, that puts a lot on the shoulders of Shane Bieber. For the time being, the MLB season is set to begin two weeks from today on March 26. Shane Bieber is slated to be the Cleveland Indians‘ first […] Cleveland Indians: Starting pitching depth to be tested early - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Mar 11, 2020

Cleveland Indians: Francisco Lindor, Tribe break off extension talks

After an offseason filled with rumors, should Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor take a hometown discount or wait to test free agency? What’s all the fuss about? Francisco Lindor wants to stay with the Cleveland Indians.  The Indans want Francisco Lindor to stay. Unfortunately, it’s exactly these types of contract negotiations that remind you that […] Cleveland Indians: Francisco Lindor, Tribe break off extension talks - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 10, 2020

Cleveland Indians: Mapping out life after Francisco Lindor

The Indians can’t afford to dwell on the Francisco Lindor saga. It’s time to plan for a future built around Jose Ramirez, Shane Bieber, and Mike Clevinger. The most optimistic of Cleveland Indians fans should not be particularly surprised that Francisco Lindor has tabled contract negotiations in order to focus on preparing for the season. […] Cleveland Indians: Mapping out life after Francisco Lindor - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 9, 2020

Cleveland Indians: Cesar Hernandez will earn your appreciation

Cleveland Indians fans are still miffed about an uninspiring offseason, and rightfully so. But it won’t be long before they’re celebrating Cesar Hernandez. Cesar Hernandez was the high-profile acquisition in a winter completely devoid of high-profile acquisitions for the Cleveland Indians. The former Phillies second baseman inked a one-year deal worth $6.25 million with the […] Cleveland Indians: Cesar Hernandez will earn your appreciation - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Believeland Ball Mar 6, 2020

Cleveland Indians: Assessing potential impact of Oscar Mercado injury

The Cleveland Indians seem to be averaging one injury concern per week down in Arizona. That trend continued in the first week of March with Oscar Mercado. Oscar Mercado is the latest spring training casualty on a growing list of them for the Cleveland Indians. Mercado injured his wrist diving for a shallow fly ball […] Cleveland Indians: Assessing potential impact of Oscar Mercado injury - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Madison Bumgarner talks about his rough outing vs. Indians

Madison Bumgarner talks about his rough outing vs. Indians

Diamondbacks lefty Madison Bumgarner gave up four earned runs against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday at Salt River Fields.        
Believeland Ball Mar 5, 2020

Cleveland Indians should extend Jose Ramirez right now

All the talk this winter has been about extending Francisco Lindor, but the Cleveland Indians should also turn their attention to a Jose Ramirez extension. For over a year now one topic has been at or near the top of fans’ minds: will the Cleveland Indians extend Francisco Lindor? It’s a question that’s dear to […] Cleveland Indians should extend Jose Ramirez right now - Away Back Gone - Away Back Gone - A Cleveland Indians Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Indians Player News

  • 1 Aaron Civale

    Aaron Civale

    Cleveland Indians: Four players optioned to Triple-A Columbus

  • 1 Zach Plesac

    Zach Plesac

    Cleveland Indians: Four players optioned to Triple-A Columbus

  • 1 James Karinchak

    James Karinchak

    Cleveland Indians: Four players optioned to Triple-A Columbus

  • 1 Bradley Zimmer

    Bradley Zimmer

    Cleveland Indians: Four players optioned to Triple-A Columbus

  • Francisco Lindor

    Francisco Lindor

    Cleveland Indians: Francisco Lindor will get his service time in 2020

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