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June 27, 2009   (0 comments)
3B Mark DeRosa has been traded to the St. Louis Cardinals for RHP Chris Perez and a player to be named later.
Shapiro has stated that the player to be named later will be an important one, a magnitude of a player in past deals that brought Coco Crisp and Michael Brantley to Cleveland.
 
June 27, 2009   (0 comments)
The Indians today signed their 20th round selection in the 2009 First Year Player Draft, RHP Kyle Smith out of Kent State University and Louisville, OH. Smith was 4-2 with a 4.79 ERA in 11 starts this season for the Golden Flashes and was hampered by shoulder issues. Indians have signed 23 picks overall from the 2009 draft, included 18 of the first 20 picks. The only unsigned picks in the first...
 
June 27, 2009   (0 comments)
Minor Happenings: Abreu Done For The Year
"Minor Happenings" covers 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.
A shorter update today, mostly because things have been...
 
June 27, 2009   (0 comments)
strong>Columbus: Jack Cassel vs. Durham @ 7:05 pm
Akron: Josh Tomlin vs. Binghamton @ 7:05 pm
Kinston: Russell Young vs. Salem @ 7:00 pm
Lake County: Danny Salazar vs. Hagerstown @ 7:00 pm
Mahoning Valley: Preston Guilmet at Williamsport @ 7:05 pm
AZL Indians: Jose Campos at Mariners @ 7:00 pm MS
 
June 27, 2009   (0 comments)
Clippers fall
Rochester beat the Clippers 6-1 in the finale of an eight-game road swing. Both starters, Chuck Lofgren and Brian Deunsing, were on top of their game. The Wings scored two runs in the third, assisted by a defensive miscue, to take an early lead. The Clippers scored their only run in the fourth. Tony Graffanino smashed his second of three doubles, and Andy Marte scored him with...
 
June 26, 2009   (0 comments)
When Jose Veras reports to Cleveland tomorrow, RHP Jensen Lewis will be sent down to Columbus.
This move was confirmed by Eric Wedge at his post game press conference.
 
June 26, 2009   (0 comments)
This week's installment of Three Up, Three Down was pushed to Friday to allow for Mahoning Valley to get a few more games in. The Scrappers have raced out to a 6-1 start to their season, and we'll talk a little bit about two of the players that are fueling that start. Additionally, we'll touch on my favorite Indians minor leaguer, a bump in the road for a top prospect, and starting pitching issues...
 
June 26, 2009   (0 comments)
strong>Columbus: Chuck Lofgren at Rochester @ 6:05 pm
Akron: Hector Rondon vs. Binghamton @ 7:05 pm
Kinston: Bryce Stowell vs. Salem @ 7:00 pm
Lake County: T.J. House vs. Hagerstown @ 7:00 pm
Mahoning Valley: Brett Brach at Williamsport @ 7:05 pm
AZL Indians: Francisco Jimenez vs. Dodgers @ 7:00 pm MS
 
June 26, 2009   (0 comments)
Rochester rallies to beat Clippers 8-7
The Rochester Red Wings rallied last and beat the Clippers 8-7 on Thursday.
The Clippers scored four times off of Triple-A rookie Jeff Manship in the opening frame. Doubles by Matt LaPorta, Tony Graffanino, Andy Marte and a single by Damaso Espino made it a 4-0 lead for Columbus. The wide margin would not last as Kirk Saarloos served up a three-run...
 
June 25, 2009   (0 comments)
Just a quick note that Paul Cousineau and I will be in the cyber waves again tonight talking Tribe on our weekly radio show Smoke Signals from 9:30-10:30 PM EST.
With the Indians season all but over, we will talk about where it all went wrong and where we go from here. We'll also talk about all the recent news and developments with the big league team and in the minor league system.
Around...
 
June 25, 2009   (0 comments)
Double-A Akron outfielder Nick Weglarz and catcher Carlos Santana have been selected to participate in the XM All-Star Futures Game set for Sunday, July 12th at 2:00 PM
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Weglarz, who has hit two home runs and has seven RBI in his last two games, is hitting .261 (55-for-211) with 13 2B, 10 HR and 50 RBI in 66 games (.870OPS). He is tied for second in the Eastern League with 50 RBI...
 
June 25, 2009   (0 comments)
Back in 2002 when Indians Owner Larry Dolan and General Manager Mark Shapiro implemented "The Plan", the idea was to build from within with a focus on pitching that would "come in waves".
Seven years later those waves have been reduced to barely a ripple in what has been a sea of disappointment that has been "The Plan". The fact that the Indians have very little on the current pitching staff...
 
June 25, 2009   (0 comments)
strong>Columbus: Kirk Saarloos at Rochester @ 1:35 pm
Akron: Ryan Edell vs. Trenton @ 12:05 pm
Kinston: Ryan Morris vs. Salem @ 7:00 pm
Lake County: Chris Jones vs. Hagerstown @ 7:00 pm
Mahoning Valley: Clayton Cook at Williamsport @ 7:05 pm
AZL Indians: Off da
 
June 25, 2009   (0 comments)
Kinston and Lake County had the day off.
Clippers beat Rochester
Columbus scored early and often earning a 9-5 win over the Rochester Red Wings. Rochester scored first, but the Clippers got on the board in the second inning. Ground outs from Wyatt Toregas and Andy Cannizaro plated a pair of runs. With the game knotted 2-2 in the fourth, the Clippers opened up offensively, plating four...
 

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