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June 11, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: June 10, 2011
Matt McBride
(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 McBride: RF, Akron: 2-5, 2 R, 2 HR, 5 RBI:
Yesterday's game in Akron was the Matt McBride show. The right fielder belted a grand slam in the third...
June 11, 2011   (0 comments)
Game Recaps 6/10: McBride has "grand" night
Matt McBride (Photo: Lianna Holub)McBride’s grand night leads Aeros to win
Matt McBride hit a go-ahead grand slam in the top of the third inning that proved to be the difference as the Akron Aeros won game one of a three-game series against the Harrisburg Senators 9-5 Friday at Metro Bank Park.
McBride hit two home runs in the game and now has 11 on the season.
Right-hander...
June 10, 2011   (0 comments)
On-Deck with the Captains: Week 9
Leading Off: The Midwest League has announced their all-star teams, and five Captains and the coaching have been selected. Anthony Gallas was named a starter, and will be participating in the homerun derby. Catcher Alex Monsalve and infielder Argenis Martinez are reserve position players. Starters Mike Rayl and Mike Goodnight, along with closer Clayton Ehlert round out the Captains selections. Ted...
June 10, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: June 9
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.
Jason Kipnis - 2B, Columbus: 3-4, 2 R, HR, RBI, BB. There's something about Kipnis leading off that really ignites his bat. He was on fire and hit an absolute bomb to right field that literally left...
June 10, 2011   (0 comments)
Dillon HowardHere is the first update on most of the Indians' 50 picks from the 2011 Draft. The information gathered is from on-line news outlets as well as from talks I have had with some of the players.
Everyone wants to know about 1st round pick shortstop Francisco Lindor, but I am sorry to say there is no news to report on the signing front with him, and in all honestly there will not be...
June 10, 2011   (0 comments)
Game Recaps 6/9: Barnes pitches Clippers to win
Scott Barnes (Photo: Tony Lastoria)Clippers win again behind great pitching
The Clippers are three-for-three so far in their four game series against Rochester as they won again on Thursday night 7-1. In the first three games of the series they have dominated Rochester by outscoring them 15-3.
It has been all about pitching, and on Thursday night lefty Scott Barnes put up arguably his...
June 9, 2011   (0 comments)
Another draft has come and gone. After a three day marathon of picks, the Indians have 50 potential new players that they have added to the organization. Now the work gets started with signing them.
Here is the rundown with everything you need to know about each of the Indians 50 selections in the 2011 Draft. To see information, capsules, scouting reports, video, and so on for each player,...
June 9, 2011   (0 comments)
New feature today with the Dominican Summer League (DSL) report. Jason Eddy will be doing a weekly report on the two rookie level teams for the Indians in the DSL and Arizona League this year.
Last Week: (3-2) with 2 rainouts
Sun 5/28: H Dodgers - Won 4-3
Mon 5/29: A Pirates - Lost 9-0
Tues 5/30: H Rays - Won 1-0
Wed 6/1: H Astros - Won 6-0
Thurs 6/2: A...
June 9, 2011   (0 comments)
Around the Farm: June 8
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.
Chun Chen - C, Akron: 3-4, 2 2B, RBI, K. Chen is proving to many that his bat is nearly ready for a call-up, but his K rate is still a little alarming. He has 13 walks in comparison to 54 strike outs....
June 9, 2011   (0 comments)
Game Recaps 6/8: Akron Cruz's to victory
Photo: Tony LastoriaDe La Cruz Leads Aeros To Win Over Rock Cats
The Akron Aeros brought 10 men to the plate in the top of the seventh inning and scored seven times as they went on to win game two of a three-game series against the New Britain Rock Cats 10-0 Wednesday at New Britain Stadium.
Left-hander Kelvin De La Cruz recorded the win for the Aeros tossing six scoreless innings,...
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: Topeka Capital JournalIn the 50th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select catcher Tyler Baker out of Shawnee Heights High School (KS).
Bats: Left, Throws: Right, Height: 5'9", Weight: 165, Date of Birth: 03/08/1993
Note: Baker is listed as a catcher, but was the state pitcher of the year in his division in Kansas. He led his Shawnee Heights team to an undefeated state title.
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: St. Cloud AthleticsIn the 49th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select outfielder Brian Hansen out of St. Cloud St. University (MN).
Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Height: 6'3", Weight: 195, Date of Birth: 11/16/1989
Note: Hanson hit .318 with 50 R, 14 2B, 3 3B, 0 HR, 40 RBI, 11 BB, 13 SB and 17 K. He has a very strong arm and good speed and NSIC Gold Glove winner this year.
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: Keystone AthleticsIn the 48th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select right-handed pitcher Blaine O'Brien out of Keystone College (MA).
Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Height: 6'7", Weight: 180, Date of Birth: 10/16/1989
Note: O'Brien was originally supposed to go to Georgia, but ended up at Middle Georgia instead. He was also supposed to go to Maryland after that, but ended up...
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: Area Code GamesIn the 47th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select outfielder Cory Embree out of Moberly High School (MO).
Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Height: 6'0", Weight: 180, Date of Birth: 07/12/1992
Note: Embree is 6'3", 218 lbs and had a ridiculous season. He hit .683 with 11 HR, six of which went over 410 feet.
Jeff Ellis: The Indians continue their assault...
June 8, 2011   (1 comments)
Photo: Adelphi AthleticsIn the 46th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select right-handed pitcher Robert Nixon out of Adelphi University (NY).
Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Height: 6'1", Weight: 225, Date of Birth: 11/01/1988
Note: Nixon went 11-2 with a 1.43 ERA in 14 appearances. In 113 1/3 innings, he gave up 82 H, 18 ER, 23 BB and 104 K's.
Notable links:
Adelphi...
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
2011 Indians 45th Round Pick: OF Will Jamison
Photo: MaxPrepsIn the 45th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select outfielder Will Jamison out of Evangelical Christian School (TN).
Bats: Left, Throws: Left, Height: 6'1", Weight: 175, Date of Birth: 12/18/1991
Jeff Ellis: With the picks in the 40
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: uncreditedIn the 44th round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select right-handed pitcher Adam Griffin out of Forsyth Country Day High School (NC).
Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Height: 6'1", Weight: 190, Date of Birth: 07/17/1992
Note: Griffin is a signee with the University of North Carolina, and has a fastball that tops 94 on the gun.
Jeff Ellis: Adam Griffin is a prep righty...
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: Arkansas AthleticsIn the 43rd round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select left-handed pitcher Geoffrey Davenport out of the University of Arkansas.
Bats: Left, Throws: Left, Height: 6'1", Weight: 180, Date of Birth: 03/14/1990
Note: Davenport is a lefty who went 3-1 with a 4.95 in six appearances. In 20 IP he gave up 18 H, 11 ER and 7 BB while striking out 22. He injured his arm...
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: Ducks AthleticsIn the 41st round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select shortstop Casey "KC" Serna out of the University of Oregon.
Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Height: 6'0", Weight: 185, Date of Birth: 10/15/1989
Note: Serna really struggled this year with a .232 avg, 34 R, 2 HR and 22 RBI. Last season, hit .348 with five homers and 37 RBI & 14 SB.
Jeff Ellis: Serna...
June 8, 2011   (0 comments)
Photo: Cleveland.comIn the 41st round of the 2011 Draft the Indians select outfielder Brian Ruiz out of Lincoln West High School (OH).
Bats: Right, Weight: Right, Height: 6'3", Weight: 180, Date of Birth: 09/11/1992
Note: Ruiz is a hometown pick as he goes to high school in Cleveland. He is from the Dominican, and played this season using a wooden bat given to him by now-fellow Tribehand...

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