(Photo: MiLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Wednesday December 22nd:
Yohan Pino - RP, Tigres de Aragua: 1.2 IP, 3 H, 2 R/ER, 2 BB, 2 K. Pino struggled in his fifth outing out in Venezuela, easily his worst outing to date. Even with his small sample size, he has been solid overall as he has allowed 7 hits, 3 runs,...
Dischler is focused on his future
(Photo: Lianna Holub)Right-handed pitcher Anthony Dischler used a big year in college in 2010 to help drive up his draft stock, which eventually led to him being drafted and signed by the Indians.
Dischler, 21, was selected by the Indians in the 23rd round of the 2010 Draft out of Louisiana State University-Eunice Junior College. As a draft eligible...
(Photo: MiLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Tuesday December 21st:
Jerad Head - RF, Gigantes de Carolina: 1-for-5, K. Head is stumbling to the finish line of the Puerto Rico Winter League. With the league regular season wrapping up next week his performance has been up and down of late. He recently had an 0-for-10...
(Photo: MLB)The Cleveland Indians on Tuesday announced they have signed outfielder Travis Buck to a minor league contract with a non-roster invitation to Major League spring training camp.
Buck, who turned 27 in November, has spent his entire professional career to date with the Oakland Athletics where he compiled a 4-year Major League career on-base percentage of .330 to go along with a .250...
(Photo: MiLB)June 22
LHP Nick Kirk assigned from Lake County Captains
RHP James Ehlert assigned from Arizona League Indians
C Juan Aponte assigned to Arizona League Indians
RHP Trey Haley assigned to Lake County Captains
RHP Nick Hagadone assigned from Akron Aeros
RHP Nick Hagadone assigned to Akron Aeros
(Photo: MiLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Monday December 20th:
Jayson Nix - 3B, Senadores de San Juan: 2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI, BB, K. Nix's second game back after a 10 day absence due to a minor injury from being hit from a pitch, and he finally comes through with his first nice night at the plate. He came into the...
(Photo: MLB)The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has signed outfielder Austin Kearns to a one year $1.3 million incentive laden major league contract for the 2011 season.
Kearns, 30, returns to the Indians where he spent the first four months of the 2010 season before being traded to the New York Yankees on July 30th in exchange for right-handed pitcher Zach McAllister. While with...
Murata pitched in the minors in
Japan (Photo: AP)
The Indians signed Japanese free agent right-handed pitcher Toru Murata over the weekend to a minor league contract. The 25-year old stands in at 6'0" 176 pounds and throws a fastball that tops out at 92 MPH. He throws two different fastballs, a cutter and forkball, and complements the two fastballs with a slider, curveball, and changeup.
RHP Enriquez Pacheco placed on 7-day DL
LHP Elvis Araujo placed on 7-day DL
RHP James Ehlert assigned to Mahoning Valley Scrappers
C Juan Aponte assigned from Mahoning Valley Scrappers
OF Aaron Siliga assigned
IF Nate Recknagel received on Minor League Rehab assignment
C Dwight Childs assigned...
(Photo: MiLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Saturday December 19th:
Ezequiel Carrera - CF, Navegantes del Magallanes: 2-for-2, 2 R, 2 BB. Good things come in twos, well, at least for Carrera on Sunday as he had 2 hits, 2 runs scored, and 2 walks. By reaching base in all four plate appearances, his hitting line in...
Carmona is a much needed piece of the
puzzle for the Indians in 2011 and
beyond (Photo: AP).
Some news, notes, and thoughts from my Tribe notebook…
Carmona will pitch for Indians in 2011
There has been some buzz created with reports this week that Cleveland Indians right-handed starting pitcher Fausto Carmona may be on the trade block. However, according to sources,...
(Photo: MLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Saturday December 18th:
Asdrubal Cabrera - SS, Leones del Caracas: 2-for-4, 2 R, HR, 2 RBI, BB. Cabrera connected and went yard for his first homer in winter ball play this offseason. He currently has a 6-game hitting streak and has hit safely in 12 of his last 13 games.Jayson...
Here are the updated stats for all the Cleveland Indians players who are playing in fall/winter ball. Stats are updated as of 12/18/2010.
BattersLGEGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOAVGOBPSLGAbraham, AdamAFL103678110398.222.378.306Apodaca, JuanVWL20556133007414.236.288.291Cabrera, AsdrubalVWL19751222300121114.293.384.333Carlin, LukeDWL132311000087.043.290.043Carrera, EzequielVWL391362335700121816.257.365.309Diaz,...
(Photo: MiLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Friday December 17th:
Ezequiel Carrera - CF, Navegantes del Magallanes: 1-for-3, R, BB, K. Carrera continues to start out in Venezuela, but he has shown all the skills to be a solid fourth outfield with versatility to play anywhere in the outfield, above average defense,...
Here are the 2011 coaching assignments at all levels of the Cleveland Indians minor league system. This is more year end housecleaning to add more reference material to the site, and as always can be found in the resource section on the right side of the page.
Columbus Clippers (AAA):
Mike Sarbaugh, Manager
Ruben Niebla, Pitching Coach
Lee May Jr., Hitting Coach
(Photo: MiLB)Here is a quick recap of how the players in the Cleveland Indians' system did in fall/winter league action on Thursday December 16th:
Roberto Perez - C, Indios de Mayaguez: 0-for-2, BB. Perez got his first start and first official at bats in over a week. The rust showed at the plater, but he was his usual superb self behind the plate in gunning down 2 of 3 runners attempting to...
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!