Oscar Mercado: Fantasy Baseball Spotlight

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As the fantasy baseball season winds down and the offseason approaches, Last Word on Baseball is kicking off a new series to get you through the lonely days if you missed out on the playoff festivities. We will be spotlighting players to keep an eye on for the 2020 season. These could be exciting youngsters […] READ MORE


Cleveland Indians Place Jose Ramirez on Injured List

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In the hunt for another AL Central crown, the Cleveland Indians may have taken a slight step back. After missing on a high fastball in Cleveland, Indians star Jose Ramirez came up in pain. After evaluation by team medical personnel, Ramirez has been placed on the ten-day injured list with a broken hamate bone. The injury […] READ MORE


Carlos Santana Proving to Be the Cleveland Indians’ MVP

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A Sentimental Reunion Paying off for Both Santana and the Indians A year ago, Carlos Santana was playing for the Philadelphia Phillies. He had just signed a three year deal with Philadelphia, after eight strong years with the Cleveland Indians. Santana and the Indians seemed to be on different paths. However, that all changed when […] READ MORE


Luke Voit Headlines All Star Snubs

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Every year, the release of the All-Star Game rosters is promptly followed by discussions on who was snubbed from the game. There are valid reasons for the inclusion of some and the exclusion of others, but at the end of the day, not every player that deserves to be an All Star, gets to be […] READ MORE




2018 Cleveland Indians Won’t Be Hurt By Turnover

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The Cleveland Indians lived up to expectations until it mattered most. The Indians had many many moments to remember in 2017.  At the top of that list of memorable moments was winning 22 consecutive games, but the Indians wanted more. After losing in five games to the New York Yankees it’s World Series or bust […] READ MORE


Carlos Santana Signs with Philadelphia Phillies

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Carlos Santana, the longtime Cleveland Indians first baseman, is moving on to a new team and a new fan base. It was announced today that he has signed a three-year contract worth $60 million with the Philadelphia Phillies. Sources: phillies agree to deal with Carlos Santana — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 15, 2017 Santana’s deal […] READ MORE


Cleveland Indians 2017 Preview

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The 2016 edition of the Cleveland Indians ball club proved better than many expected. The tribe turned in a 94 win season while just about every projection slated them for 10 less. Riding the momentum of a strong September, the Indians came within just a few pitches of winning the World Series. Fans can now […] READ MORE


Top 5 American League First Basemen

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The first base position has traditionally been where most MLB franchises turn to for the pop in their lineup. These American League first basemen certainly fit that bill, and will be key weapons for their respective teams in 2017. Top 5 American League First Basemen 1. Miguel Cabrera – Detriot Tigers The future Hall of Famer is what […] READ MORE