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June 15, 2013   (10 comments)
Indians, Frazier agree to $3.5 million signing bonus
The Cleveland Indians have agreed to contract terms with fifth overall pick prep outfielder Clint Frazier. He is in town for the weekend and is expected to officially sign his contract on Saturday and should talk with the local media on Saturday or Sunday.
June 14, 2013   (0 comments)
Indians sign Shane and Whitehouse
The Cleveland Indians have officially signed two more players from the 2013 Draft to minor league contracts on Friday as they announced the signing of 6th round pick right-handed pitcher Casey Shane and 19th round pick left-handed pitcher Matthew Whitehouse.
June 14, 2013   (3 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: June 14th signing update
The Indians inked two more players yesterday to official minor league contracts as 14th round pick outfielder Silento Sayles and 18th round pick infielder Paul Hendrix signed their contracts. With both on board the Indians have now "officially" signed six players from their 2013 Draft. The Indians have since signed two more players and more players will "officially" sign deals this weekend.
June 14, 2013   (2 comments)
Indians sign Hendrix and Sayles
The Cleveland Indians have officially signed two more players from the 2013 Draft to minor league contracts. On Thursday they announced the signing of 14th round pick outfielder Silento Sayles and 18th round pick shortstop Paul Hendrix.
June 13, 2013   (3 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: June 13th signing update
Yesterday the Indians officially inked four players to contracts, and more are coming as if you have been paying attention to the signing updates here at IBI several more players will be officially signed in the next few days. Tony gives a few updates on some of the Indians' top 10 round picks plus some new news on some other players previously unmentioned in these signing updates.
June 12, 2013   (0 comments)
Indians officially sign four draft picks
The first batch of official 2013 Draft signings are now in the books as they have officially signed 8th round pick right-handed pitcher Trevor Frank, 20th round pick catcher Shane Rowland, 23rd round pick third baseman Grant Fink and 36th round pick second baseman Mike Giuffre.
June 12, 2013   (2 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: Day 2 and 3 thoughts
The Indians completed the 2013 First-Year Player Draft on Saturday night with a group of 39 new faces. Tony takes a look back on the selections the Indians made from the 2nd through 40th rounds, looks at the strategy the Indians used, talks about some of the players that intrigue him the most, has some input by college coaches on the new draft setup, and more.
June 12, 2013   (4 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: June 12th signing update
Another day, another update on the signing status of several of the Indians draft picks. In today's update Tony gives an update on Clint Frazier and has the day he will sign, discusses a few new players who are expected to sign, talks about some high leverage players that will decline to sign and go to or back to school, and more.
June 11, 2013   (2 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: Scout's take on the Indians draft
We have a few different post-draft articles coming to the IBI over the next few days. In addition to the signing updates, we will also have our detailed site recap of the draft as well as a post-draft Q&A with John Mirabelli. In part one of our site recap today, we let the scouts do the talking as they provide many comments on the players the Indians selected and provide some insight into the signability of a few of those player. In total, 13 players are reviewed by scouts outside of the organization.
June 11, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: June 11th signing update
Tony checked in yesterday with his first signing update with news, notes and firsthand information on 14 of the Indians 39 draft picks. Today, he continues his signing updates with more news on Clint Frazier, some additional players that have agreed to terms on deals, a few players who have decided not to sign (one who is a pretty big name), and more.
June 10, 2013   (4 comments)
2013 MLB Draft: June 10th signing update
The 2013 MLB Draft is now in the rearview mirror – my how quickly it comes and then it goes. With that in mind, here is a first rundown of news on some things happening with Indians draft picks. Tony has already been calling, texting, and emailing scouts, advisors, agents and players for information on the signing status of several of the Indians picks. Here are some updates that he has dug up today on 14 of the Indians draft picks, including several players expected to sign in the next few days...
June 10, 2013   (2 comments)
2013 Draft recap
Here is the IBI's 2013 MLB Draft page that has everything you need to know about each of the Indians' 40 selections in this year's draft. This page has all of the player information in one place with link outs to each player's draft page that has information, capsules, scouting reports, video, and so on.
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 40th round pick: 3B Dan Pellinen
In the 40th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select third baseman Dan Pelliman from NorthWoods School (MN).
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 39th round pick: RHP Frank Duncan
In the 39th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Frank Duncan from the University of Kansas (KS).
June 9, 2013   (4 comments)
2013 Indians 38th round pick: RHP Justin Garcia
In the 38th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Justin Garcia from Weatherford College (TX).
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 37th round pick: 2B Garrett Smith
In the 37th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select second baseman Garrett Smith from Cal Lutheran U (CA).
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 36th round pick: 2B Mike Giuffre
In the 36th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select second baseman Mike Giuffre from Brookdale CC (NJ).
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 35th round pick: RHP Jordan Milbrath
In the 35th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Jordan Milbrath from Augustana College (SD).
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 34th round pick: RHP Dustin Cook
In the 34th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Dustin Cook, a redraft from San Jacinto College (TX).
June 9, 2013   (0 comments)
2013 Indians 33rd round pick: LHP Joey Wise
In the 33rd round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select left-handed pitcher Joey Wise from Cactus Shadows High School (AZ).

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