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September 24, 2011   (0 comments)
Kinston Indians 2011 Season in Review: The End of the K-Tribe Era
It's been a great
25 years Kinston!
(photo: Jim Pete/IPI)On a rainy night on September 17th in Kinston, North Carolina, a baseball season came to an end. It was a nondescript play, as Casey Frawley swung at a pitch outside the strike zone, popping out to the catcher in foul territory. Losing a championship on a foul-out isn't how you write the script to end a season, let alone a franchise....
September 24, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: Instructs & AZPL 9/22
LeVon WashingtonAround the Farm (ATF) takes a quick look at some of the daily performances by Indians prospects. This is a special Instructional League version of ATF that recaps each of the 12 Instructional League games the Indians minor leaguers will play this fall as well as games played in the advanced Instructional League (Arizona Parallel League, AZPL). The positions listed below are where the...
September 23, 2011   (0 comments)
Minor Happenings: Not too many Cooks
Cole Cook (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.
September 23, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: Parallel League 9/21
Bo GreenwellAround the Farm (ATF) takes a quick look at some of the daily performances by Indians prospects. This is a special Instructional League version of ATF that recaps each of the 12 games the Indians minor leaguers will play this fall as well as games played in the advanced Instructional League (Arizona Parallel League). The positions listed below are where the player was playing in the game.
September 22, 2011   (0 comments)
Here are the final 2011 playoff stats for Triple-A Columbus and High-A Kinston. These will be stored and located in the state section along the top below the header. Included in there are some stats from previous playoff years, Instructional League stats, spring training stats, and more.
*Note: The Columbus stats do not include the Triple-A National Championship game.
Columbus Cippers
September 22, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: Instructs 9/20
Danny SalazarAround the Farm (ATF) takes a quick look at some of the daily performances by Indians prospects. This is a special Instructional League version of ATF that recaps each of the 12 games the Indians minor leaguers will play this fall. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in the game.
Here is the first game report from Instructional League. Note that the recaps...
September 21, 2011   (0 comments)
Juan Diaz in action on Tuesday night.
(Photo: AP)
This is starting to look too easy.
On Tuesday night the Columbus Clippers defeated the Pacific Coast League champion Omaha Storm Chasers by a final score of 8-3 for their second straight Triple-A National Championship.
With the win Clippers manager Mike Sarbaugh is a perfect two-for-two not only in winning the International...
September 20, 2011   (0 comments)
Instructs Spotlight: Trey Haley
Trey Haley (Photo: IPI)The “Instructs Spotlight” will be a feature piece once or twice a week featuring one player from the Cleveland Indians farm system that is participating in the Fall Instructional League out in Goodyear, Arizona from September 14th to October 14th.
Week two of the four-week Fall Instructional League program out in Goodyear, Arizona kicks off today. Some players taking...
September 19, 2011   (0 comments)
Paul Cousineau and I are back on the cyberwaves tonight for some Cleveland Indians baseball talk with another edition of "Smoke Signals" from 11:00 - 11:30 p.m. EST.
The season is winding down as the Indians have just 12 games remaining, and along with that Smoke Signals is coming to a close as well. Tonight is one of three final shows that will air before going in mothballs for the winter...
September 19, 2011   (0 comments)
Sailing with the Clippers is a weekly Monday morning installment that explores the week that was for Triple-A Columbus.
After a first-round sweep of the Durham Bulls, your Columbus Clippers advanced to the Governors' Cup Championship Series for a second consecutive season. Their opponent, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs. In the regular season, Lehigh Valley took five of eight contests between...
September 18, 2011   (0 comments)
Talbot's time with the Indians may not be
up just yet (Photo: AP).
Some news, notes, and thoughts from my Indians notebook
September 17, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: September 16--The Columbus rises, and Kinston falls edition
Paolo Espino
(photo: Columbus
Clippers)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.
Paolo Espino: SP, Columbus: W (1-0), 7 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K, 1 HR
Has there been a better pitcher in the Indians' organization...
September 17, 2011   (0 comments)
Playoff Recaps 9/16: Columbus repeats, Kinston falls
Clippers win the International League title (Photo: MiLB)Clippers repeat as champions
Columbus knocked off Lehigh Valley in Game 4 on Friday night by a score of 4-1 to win the best-of-five series three games to one. Right-handed pitcher Chen-Chang Lee struck out Lehigh Valley's Brandon Moss for the final out in the ninth and then pandemonium ensued as the Clippers rushed to the field for an...
September 16, 2011   (0 comments)
Playoff Recaps 9/15: Martinez dominates, Clippers on brink
Joe Martinez (Photo: IPI)Clippers on verge of a repeat
Another big performance from Joe Martinez has the Clippers one win away from reclaiming the Governors' Cup.
Martinez and two relievers shut down the IronPigs with a combined four-hitter as Columbus took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-5 International League Finals with a 6-2 win over Lehigh Valley on Thursday in Allentown, Pa.
A...
September 15, 2011   (0 comments)
Minor Happenings: Weglarz's tough 2011 comes to an end
Nick Weglarz (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.
September 15, 2011   (0 comments)
Mitch Talbot (Photo: MiLB.com)Clippers take Game 2, Series tied 1-1
A four-run eighth inning and a tremendous pitching performance by Mitch Talbot lifted the Clippers to a 4-1 victory, evening the 2011 Governors' Cup Final at 1-1.
After four innings of scoreless baseball, Lehigh Valley put the first run of the contest on the scoreboard on a Tagg Bozied solo homer to lead off the top...
September 14, 2011   (0 comments)
Instructs Spotlight: LeVon Washington
LeVon Washington (Photo: IPI)The “Instructs Spotlight” will be a feature piece once or twice a week featuring one player from the Cleveland Indians farm system that is participating in the Fall Instructional League out in Goodyear, Arizona from September 14th to October 14th.
The 2011 Fall Instructional League gets underway today out in Goodyear, Arizona. For some of the 50-some players...
September 14, 2011   (0 comments)
Playoff Recaps 9/13: K-Tribe rolls in Game One
Preston Guilmet (Photo: IPI)Kinston wins Mills Cup Series opener
Kinston won game one of the Carolina League Mills Cup Championship Series 3-1 on Tuesday Night at Harry Grove Stadium. Jesus Aguilar hit a go-ahead home run and Preston Guilmet slammed the door with a four out save solidifying the K-Tribe win. Kinston now leads the best-of-five series one game to none.
Both teams left...
September 13, 2011   (0 comments)
2011 Instructional League roster and schedule
Goodyear Fields (Photo: IPI)The 2011 Fall Instructional League gets underway tomorrow September 14th out in Goodyear, Arizona. Over a span of a month around 50 players will participate in weight training and conditioning drills, on-field instruction, and play in 13 games until it wraps up on Friday October 14th.
This is really the first time a lot of the 2011 Draft class and some key Latin...
September 13, 2011   (0 comments)
Here is a quick rundown on the schedule and probable pitchers for Triple-A Columbus and High-A Kinston for their championship series best-of-five series' which begin tonight.
Columbus
Game 1: Tuesday September 13 at Columbus, 7:05 PM ET
Starting pitcher: RHP Zach McAllister
Game 2: Wednesday September 14 at Columbus, 7:05 PM ET
Starting pitcher: RHP Mitch Talbot

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