Paul and I are on again tonight from 9:30-10:30pm for our weekly on-line radio program "Smoke Signals", and this week we will continue our question and answer session with emails we have received from fans over the last week and a half on the Indians big league and minor league teams. If anyone has a question they would like to have answered on the show, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org...
Frank Viola has joined the Indians as a spring training instructor. He will assist Pitching Coach Carl Willis and Bullpen Coach Chuck Hernandez with pitching instruction in big league camp, particularly working with the club's starting left-handed pitchers. In addition, he will also spend time working on the player development side.
41. Joey Mahalic - Right-handed Pitcher
Born: 11/28/1988 - Height: 6'3" - Weight: 205 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
YearAgeTeamLvlWLERAGGSSVIPHERHRBBKBB/9K/9WHIP200718GCL IndiansR204.8874024.028130722.214.171.124200819Lake CountyA764.1920180101.0103479317126.96.36.199 Career 964.3227220125.0131609389188.8.131.52
History: Mahalic was a 32nd round pick in the 2007 Draft out of Wilson...
42. Jeremie Tice - Third Baseman
Born: 09/25/1986 - Height: 6'1" - Weight: 225 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
YearAgeTeamLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBBAOBPSLGOPS200821Col of CharlestonC592298090213258340442.393.495.8381.333200821Mahoning VyA-63237366511453628642.274.349.418.767
History: Tice was a 6th round pick in the 2008 Draft out of the College of Charleston (SC). Tice played two...
45. Danny Salazar - Right-handed Pitcher
Born: 01/11/1990 - Height: 6'0" - Weight: 180 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
YearAgeTeamLvlWLERAGGSSVIPHERHRBBKBB/9K/9WHIP200717DSL IndiansR531.961414064.152141124184.108.40.206200818GCL IndiansR422.871111053.146175134220.127.116.11Career952.3725250117.29831625921.97.01.05
History: Salazar was signed as an undrafted free agent out of the Dominican...
48. Matt Brown - Outfielder
Born: 02/21/1985 - Height: 6'1" - Weight: 183 - Bats: Left - Throws: Right
YearAgeTeamLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBBAOBPSLGOPS200722Mahoning VyA-63224225614303125416.250.325.339.664200823Lake CountyA1224516413926387535623.308.356.432.788 Career 185675861954068106601039.289.346.401.747
History: Brown was a 13th round pick by the Indians in the 2007 Draft...
It is time again for the rundown on the week that was in the Indians minor league system. Things are VERY quiet these days, but to be expected with spring training right around the corner. Some minor leaguers will report to early camp on February 25th, while the majority of them will report on March 6th. As an FYI again, I will be arriving in Goodyear, AZ on March 26th and will be there the last ten...
49. Chen-Chang Lee - Right-handed Pitcher
Born: 10/21/1986 - Height: 5'11" - Weight: 176 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
* These stats are a combination of his outings throughout 2008 in the Olympics, Spring League Tourney, Honkball Haarlem Tourney, and FISU World University Baseball...
50. Chris Jones - Left-handed Pitcher
Born: 09/19/1988 - Height: 6'2" - Weight: 165 - Bats: Left - Throws: Left
YearAgeTeamLvlWLERAGGSSVIPHERHRBBKBB/9K/9WHIP200718GCL IndiansR002.451103.2410254.912.31.64200819GCL IndiansR343.101110052.14418420318.104.22.168 Career 343.051211056.04819422422.214.171.124
History: Jones was a 15th round pick in the 2007 Draft out of Gaither High School...
The 2013 Cleveland Indians Baseball Insider book featuring the Indians' Top 100 Prospects and more is now available. Also, previous editions from 2008-2012 are also available at a discounted rate. Just click on the book image for more information. Thanks again for all the support!