Here are the final stats from the 2010 Instructional League out in Arizona. Note, the final stats listing is not 100% complete due to the absence of about three to four games worth of stats, but this should still give an idea how players did regardless.
BattersAVGSLGGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSECharlie Valerio1.0004.00012111001110000Ronny Rodriguez.000.00024400000002000Juan Romero.143.3576161422001125000Tyler...
Photo Credit: Tony LastoriaWith the World Series getting under way on Wednesday, the official start to the 2010-2011 offseason draws nearer for Major League Baseball.
The November 20th roster deadline is a little over three weeks away. This is a key date in the offseason where teams set their 40-man rosters for the upcoming season by making decisions on which players to keep, which players...
Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Wednesday October 27th:
Jason Kipnis - 3B, Peoria Javelinas: 1-for-4, R, BB. Kipnis once again gets another start at 3B. The bat is still struggling as in 9 games he is hitting .171/.237/.457.Roberto Perez - C, Peoria Javelinas: 0-for-3, BB, K. Still struggling at the plate, but showcasing...
Photo Credit: Ken CarrNo one had a bigger breakthrough season in the Cleveland Indians minor league system in 2010 than left-handed pitcher Matt Packer.
Packer, 23, was the recipient of the post season Tony Award for
Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Tuesday October 26th:
Bryan Price - RP, Peoria Javelinas: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 3 R (1 ER), 1 BB, 0 K. Once again Price struggled as he walked the leadoff batter in the 8th and then the next batter reached on an error by Price which setup the rest of the disasterous inning. He has now made...
After two weeks of play, the Peoria Javelinas are 5-5 and in 2nd place in the AFL National Division after playing the 1st place Surprise Rafters to a 9-9 tie last night. That's right, just like in the all star game, the AFL has ties! If that doesn't tell you how unimportant the wins and losses are, I don't know what will.
Jason Kipnis-2B: Kipnis is hitting just .161, but does have 2 HR and...
Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Monday October 25th. Note, the Dominican Winter League and Venezuelan Winter League were both off on Monday as no games were scheduled:
Cord Phelps - 3B, Peoria Javelinas: 1-for-4, R, 2B, 2 BB, 1K, 2 E. Phelps with another good night at the plater reaching base three times in six...
Photo Credit: Tony LastoriaCleveland Indians minor league third baseman Adam Abraham was a late addition to his Peoria Javelinas club in the Arizona Fall League (AFL). It was a move that came at the last minute, and one that even caught him off guard as he was already into his offseason and enjoying some down time.
"Yeah, [Farm Director] Ross [Atkins] called me early October and asked me if...
Here is a snapshot of how all the Indians players are doing out in fall/winter ball. All stats are as of Monday October 25th.
Abraham, AdamPeoria JavelinasAFL31234100122.333.429.417Apodaca, JuanAguilas del ZuliaVWL1400000002.000.000.000Carlin,...
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Wood Deal Now Complete
On July 31st the Indians sent right-handed reliever Kerry Wood to the New York Yankees for cash or a player to be named later. On Thursday the deal was finalized with the Indians receiving two minor leaguers in right-handed pitcher Andrew Shive and infielder Matt Cusick. The Indians also received...
Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Saturday October 23rd:
Jason Kipnis - 2B, Peoria Javelinas: 1-for-3, R, HR, 2 RBI, BB, SB. Kipnis banged out his second homer, and has been productive with 9 RBI now in 8 games played. He's only hitting .161/.212/.696, but has hit into several loud outs.Adam Abraham - C, Peoria Javelinas:...
Here are the final stats from the 2010 Parallel League out in Arizona. Note, the final stats listing is not 100% complete due to the absence of about three to four games worth of stats, but this should still give an idea how players did regardless. The final Instructional League stats will be posted sometime next week. Also, these stats will be housed in the reference section on the right panel.
Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Friday October 22nd:
Cord Phelps - 3B, Peoria Javelinas: 0-for-4. The first 0-fer for Phelps in his brief time in the AFL. Still hitting .294/.400/.412.Roberto Perez - C, Peoria Javelinas: 0-for-2, RBI, BB. Struggles on offense are to be expected, but still more than holding his own...
Photo Credit: Lianna Holub?If you are looking for a good sleeper candidate to breakout as a prospect next year for the Cleveland Indians, left-handed pitcher Mike Rayl is someone you may want to consider.
Rayl, who turns 22 years old in less than two weeks, has spent most of his first one and a half seasons in the lower levels of the Indians organization since being drafted in the 15th round...
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!