(Photo: Kinston Indians) From the Reservation:
The Kinston Indians are winning ballgames. Sometimes, you just can't question the how, or the why baseball teams win, and this seems to be that kind of instance.
The Kinston offense, while finally starting to score runs, is still clearly one of the worst in the league. The Kinston pitching, while better than their offensively challenged...
Chris Perez and the Indians are off to a
screaming start. (Photo: AP)
Please welcome new site columnist Kevin Dean to the fold. He will be writing about the Cleveland Indians and other topics throughout the season.
The Indians are officially four games away from being a third of the way through the regular season (no worries about any more rain outs over that span - four straight...
Kyle Blair (Photo: Lianna Holub)Enoy your Memorial Day everyone, and be sure to pay homage to all those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
Blair Beats WhiteCaps 3-1
Kyle Blair tossed six scoreless innings and struck out a career high nine on Sunday afternoon at Classic Park for his third win of the season. Lake County defeated West Michigan 3-1 in front of 3,408 fans.
T. SturdevantAround the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday's performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday's game.
Tyler Sturdevant-RP, Kinston: W (3), 4 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K
Sturdevant took over for Jones and ultimately kept the team in the game long enough for the offense to put up a...
Guilmet (photo: Tony Lastoria) K-Tribe Takes Rubber Match With Dash
Kinston's bullpen pitched a beauty, as the K-Tribe took down Winston-Salem 5-2 Saturday night at Historic Grainger Stadium. With the win the K-Tribe takes the three game series from Winston-Salem, the fourth straight series win for the Indians. Kinston (24-24) is 10-2 in their last 12 games and just
The Indians have promoted High-A Kinston right-handed pitcher Adam Miller to Double-A Akron. In eight appearances with Kinston he went 0-1 with a 4.91 ERA (11.0 IP, 8 H, 5 BB, 14 K). Infielder Jared Goedert moved on in his Major League rehab assignment as he was reassigned from Akron to Triple-A Columbus. In eight games with Akron he hit .276 with 3 HR, 9 RBI, and a 1.044 OPS.
Alex Meyer (Photo: AP)?We are just a little over a week until the draft, and this year seems to be the draft where no one wants to claim the top spot. It's been up in the air all year and no one seems to be cementing their hold. This will be my first complete mock draft this year.
For this mock I am sticking with projected picks, not who I think should go or who is the best player available....
(photo: Akron Aeros)Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday's performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday's game.
Matt Packer-SP, Akron Aeros: 7 IP, 4H, 1 R/ER, 3 BB, 4 K, W (2-5):
There wasn't a better story in the Tribe's system last season than Matt Packer. Packer went 9-7, with...
Matt Packer (Photo: Tony Lastoria)Packer leads Aeros to win over Squirrels
The Akron Aeros banged out six hits, brought 10 men to the plate and scored six times in the bottom of the fourth inning as they went on to win game one of a four-game series against the Richmond Flying Squirrels 9-2 Friday at Canal Park.
Left-handed pitcher Matt Packer allowed just one earned run on four hits...
May 20th - Lake County @ Dayton (Win: Reichenbach)
May 21st - Lake County @ Dayton (Loss: Sarianides)
May 22nd - Lake County @ Dayton (Loss: Ehlert)
May 23rd - Lake County @ Dayton (Win: Encarnacion, Save: Striz)
May 24th - Lake County @ South Bend (Loss: Blair)
May 25th - Lake County @ South Bend (Game Postponed)
"Indians Minor League Magazine" is a half hour program on the Cleveland Indians cable network SportsTime Ohio (STO) which airs weekly on Tuesday nights from 6:00-6:30 PM EST. The show recaps all of the highlights from the week that was in the Cleveland Indians farm system with lots of video, interviews, and in-studio guests.
The show recaps the week that was in the system and also features...
Abner Abreu (photo: Tony Lastoria) Kinston Holds Off Late Charging Dash
Kinston's bats made the trip back home, as the K-Tribe lit up the scoreboard for a second straight night, beating Winston-Salem 9-8 Thursday night at Historic Grainger Stadium. It was the fifth straight win for the K-Tribe, their longest win streak of the season. Kinston has now won nine of their last ten games.
Tim Fedroff (Photo: Lianna Holub)"Minor Happenings" is a weekly column which recaps the important developments and news in the Indians farm system. While most of the information in this report is from my own research and through interviews I have conducted with organizational personnel, some information in this report is collected and summarized from the various news outlets that cover each team.
Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday's performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday's game.
Bo Greenwell - LF, Kinston: 2-4, 3 R, HR, 2 RBI, 2 BB.
Greenwell has been struggling at the plate lately, as well as much of the Kinston offense, so it was nice to see Greenwell and the offense...
Casey Frawley (Photo: Lianna Holub)Kinston gets first series sweep of the season
The bats had their biggest night of the season as Kinston banged out a 2011 best 13 runs on the way to a 13-7 victory at Potomac Wednesday night in Woodbridge, VA. It was Kinston
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!