The year is 1986.
France and Great Britain announce plans to begin construction on The Chunnel. The Space Shuttle Challenger disaster shocks the world. The Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Soviet Union has an accident, killing over 4,000 and contaminating the area for decades. Roger Clemens strikes out 20 batters in a game, a record at the time. Len Bias is drafted #2 overall by Boston,...
It is time for the second half of last week's IPI Inbox, this time to answer questions focused more on the Indians minor leaguers. As always, if you have a question you would like answered, please feel free to contact me.
Eric T. wrote: Are [the Indians] going to use Alex White as a starter or reliever and when do you think we could see him I remember some saying as soon as late this year?
The Indians today announced that they have signed right-handed pitcher Tom Mastny to a minor league free agent deal, and he will report to early apring training minor league camp on March 2nd.
Mastny, 29, returns to Cleveland after spending the 2009 season in Japan pitching for the Yokohama Bay Stars. He went 1-5 with a 5.69ERA (61.2 IP, 39 ER) in 15 games for the Bay Stars. Before going...
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!