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330 Huntington Park Lane
Columbus, OH, 43215
Phone: 614-462-5250

Manager: Chris Tremie
Pitching Coach: Tony Arnold
Hitting Coach: Jim Rickon

May 16, 2014   (19 comments)
Around the Farm: May 15, 2014
Sometimes baseball can be a vicious, what have you done for me lately business. You can ask Scott Barnes about that side of the game. The left-hander was one of the top prospects in the system as recently as last season, but Barnes' struggles in 2013 left him dropping in the rankings and in the major league pecking order. The talent is still there for Barnes, however, as he showed Thursday. Join Jim Piascik as he details Barnes' dominant showing, Matt Carson hitting the ball well, and much more as he takes you Around the Farm.
May 15, 2014   (0 comments)
Late comeback not enough as Clippers drop to Red Wings
It was a classic case of too little, too late on Thursday afternoon for the slumping Columbus Clippers. Despite scoring four runs in the eighth inning, the Clippers (20-19) fell to the Rochester Red Wings (19-20) by a score of 5-4, the team’s third-straight loss and fourth in five games.
May 15, 2014   (25 comments)
Around the Farm: May 14, 2014
No matter how often we see that April stats have little predictive use for the rest of the season, it is hard not to react to someone's extreme highs or lows out of the gate. Following about as bad of an April as you can see, it was easy to pile on Ronny Rodriguez. But Rodriguez's recent hot stretch is yet another reason why we cannot make any profound judgment on April stats. Join Jim Piascik as he writes about Rodriguez's powerful day, Tyler Naquin hitting the ball hard, and much more as he takes you Around the Farm.
May 14, 2014   (0 comments)
Columbus Clippers lose, 5-4, to Rochester after leading early
The Columbus Clippers took a 4-2 lead into the bottom of the sixth inning Wednesday, but came out with a 5-4 loss after the Rochester Red Wings walked off in the ninth. The game was delayed due to rain, but Rochester was not phased as it pulled of the comeback win. Columbus starter T.J. House tossed 5.2 four-run innings while Vinnie Pestano got the loss in relief. House has a 2.40 ERA this season.
May 14, 2014   (0 comments)
Clippers shutout, fall 6-0 to Red Wings
The Rochester Red Wings (17-20) smacked four homers in five batters, and six consecutive reached base in the five-run fifth inning downing the Clippers 6-0. The contest was shortened due to rain and was called with two outs in the bottom of the sixth at Frontier Field. The Rochester win snaps an eight-game losing streak, which started in Columbus on May 5.
May 13, 2014   (7 comments)
The IBI Hot List: Plutko is pitching his way to a promotion
The IBI Hot List showcases the Top 15 performances from the previous seven days as well as the Bottom 5 performances over the past seven days, and includes insight, information and more on each player listed. Today’s listing includes 20 players and over 2500 words, and highlights players such as Adam Plutko, Paul Hendrix, Anthony Gallas, Joe Wendle, Cody Anderson, Torsten Boss, Jeremy Lucas and many others.
May 12, 2014   (0 comments)
Columbus Clippers take comeback win against Syracuse, 5-4
After going down to an early 3-0 deficit, the Columbus Clippers found a way to beat the Syracuse Chiefs, 5-4, Monday in Columbus. The Chiefs scored twice in the second and once in the fourth before Columbus tacked one on the board in the bottom of the fourth frame. The Clippers then scored three times in the seventh to take the lead, then sealed the win in the bottom of the ninth after Syracuse tied it in the top half.
May 12, 2014   (0 comments)
Sailing with the Clippers: Carson enjoying some home cooking
The Triple-A Columbus Clippers returned home last week and got on a roll winning six-straight games before seeing the streak come to an end on Sunday. The IBI's Michael Rich takes us sailing in our weekly Clippers notebook to get us all caught up on all of the Clippers news and notes from the past week and also talk about the good play of late from outfielder Matt Carson.
May 11, 2014   (0 comments)
Error-plagued Clippers fall to Chiefs, 4-1
When base runners are hard to come by, you have got to make every single one count. That’s exactly what the Syracuse Chiefs did on Sunday afternoon as they defeated the Columbus Clippers 4-1 thanks to some timely hitting, and the home team’s defensive errors.
May 11, 2014   (3 comments)
The WAR Room: Lindor leading the way
For the first time this season, The WAR Room is bringing you the 2014 advanced stats for every Cleveland minor leaguer. Now that we have about five weeks of the season in the books, the numbers are starting to look like something we can use. This week Jim Piascik takes a look at the hitters throughout the system, including Francisco Lindor's torrid start with the RubberDucks, Jesus Aguilar's powerful surge in Columbus, and much more.
May 11, 2014   (0 comments)
Carson, Cooper lead Clippers past Chiefs, 4-2
A tied up ball game in the seventh, the Columbus Clippers had the bases loaded with two outs. David Cooper stepped into the box and delivered a hit right down the left field line, bringing in Audy Ciriaco and Tim Fedroff to score. The double put Columbus up for the first time in the game 4-2. The Clippers late rally proved to be enough to take the win 4-2. They lead the series with the Syracuse Chiefs 2-0.
May 9, 2014   (0 comments)
Columbus Clippers, Giovanny Urshela beat Syracuse Chiefs, 7-3
The Columbus Clippers continued a solid stretch by beating the Syracuse Chiefs, 7-3, Friday night. Columbus spread three runs through the first five innings before dropping a four spot in the bottom of the eighth to break a 3-3 tie. Giovanny Urshela moved his batting average to .400 by going 3 for 5 with a fifth-inning homer. T.J. House pitched six innings and gave up two hits and no runs.
May 9, 2014   (9 comments)
Minor Happenings: When will Aguilar come to Cleveland?
In this week's week-ending edition of Minor Happenings, the IBI's Tony Lastoria talks about the waiting game for Jesus Aguilar’s arrival in Cleveland and what the Indians are waiting for, provides lots of front office comments on some players at Double-A Akron, provides injury updates on several players including LeVon Washington and Bryan Price, and provides lots of insight and information on prospects such as Bryson Myles, Joe Wendle, Anthony Gallas, Dorssys Paulino and others!
May 9, 2014   (31 comments)
Around the Farm: May 8, 2014
Some nights, nothing of note happens on the Cleveland sports scene. Others go absolutely crazy (and I'm not just talking about the glorious arrival of Johnny Manziel). The big league team got a win Thursday, but the minor leagues were filled with great performances as well. Adam Plutko put together the best outing of his career, Francisco Lindor hit a huge grand slam, Trevor Bauer continued dealing, and that is just the beginning. Join Jim Piascik as he recaps it all and takes you Around the Farm.
May 9, 2014   (0 comments)
Clippers, Bauer beat Red Wings 5-1
A four-run fifth inning lifted the Columbus Clippers to a 5-1 victory over the Rochester Red Wings on Thursday night. Clippers starter Trevor Bauer continued his impressive season retiring the game’s first eight batters.
May 8, 2014   (20 comments)
Around the Farm: May 7, 2014
Following a down season at the plate in 2013, it seemed like Roberto Perez was hitting the wall. But the new season brought Perez health and a reinvigorated performance as the catcher is enjoying the best offensive season of his professional career. Join Jim Piascik as he analyzes Perez, the continued emergence of Jordan Milbrath, and the rest of the action Wednesday night in the minor leagues as he takes you Around the Farm.
May 7, 2014   (0 comments)
Columbs Clippers, Urshela beat Rochester Red Wings, 7-0
The Columbus Clippers jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the second inning Wednesday and never looked back. The Clippers finished the night by winning 7-0 against the Rochester Red Wings. New addition Giovanny Urshela continued his torrid start to his stay in Columbus with two hits, including a tousle, and two RBIs.
May 7, 2014   (0 comments)
Carson, Clippers rally to beat Red Wings 5-3
Matt Carson’s two-run homer in the seventh inning ended up being the difference as the Columbus Clippers (15-15) took the second game of their four-game series 5-3 against the Rochester Red Wings (16-14) Tuesday night at Huntington Park. Carson’s home run was proceeded by a RBI double off the bat of Giovanny Urshela that gave the Clippers their first lead of the game.
May 6, 2014   (11 comments)
Minor Happenings: Aviles is nearing his pre-draft form
In this week’s first edition of Minor Happenings which focuses on the pitching in the Indians organization, the IBI's Tony Lastoria takes a look at the hot start by Robbie Aviles and why he has had more success this season. He also breaks down Trevor Bauer’s outstanding start to his season and the work he put in over the offseason to get where he is today, provides lots of comments and quotes from the front office on some key prospects at Triple-A Columbus, and provides insight and updates on players such as Austin Adams, Will Roberts, Cole Sulser, Kenny Mathews, T.J. House and more.
May 5, 2014   (0 comments)
Columbus Clippers in back-and-forth battle against Rochester, 6-4
Giovanny Urshela tallied two hits and two runs while Matt Carson went 3 for 3 to lead the Columbus Clippers to a win against Rochester, 6-4. Tyler Cloyd pitched five innings and the Clippers' bullpen added four shutout frames in support. The win moved Columbus within one game of a .500 record.

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