2022 Cleveland Guardians Preview

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No longer the Cleveland Indians, the now Cleveland Guardians begin the 2022 season with a name change and new logo, which will appear on the jerseys and hats, respectively. Preview the 2022 Cleveland Guardians the future is bright for this franchise now that infielder José Ramírez is locked up in a long-term deal. However with […] READ MORE


Reliever Rankings, June 27

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Reliever Rankings, June 27 Our (clutch) Reliever Rankings for this week see a shakeup toward the top of the table in both leagues. The American League had a swap of its second- and third-place teams, while the National League has a new leader. A reminder that these are clutch reliever rankings. Mop-up duty or pitching […] READ MORE


Reliever Rankings, June 20

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Reliever Rankings, June 20 Starting this week, the Reliever Rankings for 2021 will be different. They are now clutch reliever rankings. Mop-up duty or pitching while narrowly behind, while important, is not what makes a relief corps earn its keep. Pitching scoreless innings in tie games or with a narrow lead is what does it. […] READ MORE


Reliever Rankings, May 22

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Reliever Rankings — Saturday, May 22 Here are the inaugural Reliever Rankings for 2021, up to and including Saturday, May 22. Teams are ranked by league in the following categories: inherited runners scored percentage (IS%), ERA-minus (ERA–), WHIP, strikeouts per walk (K/BB), Goose Egg percentage (GE%), Broken Egg percentage (BE%), and GE per BE (GE/BE). […] READ MORE


Cleveland Indians Pitching Remains Brilliant

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Going into this season, the Cleveland Indians looked like a team that had taken a step back. After all, the team traded shortstop Francisco Lindor and starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco over the offseason to the New York Mets. Furthermore, they were without Brad Hand at the back end of the bullpen. Combine those three factors […] READ MORE


Previewing the 2021 Cleveland Indians

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The Cleveland Indians are coming off a 2020 season in which they finished second place in the American League Central with a 35-25 record. The Indians did make the postseason last year, squaring off against the New York Yankees, but ended up being swept in that series. Last season, the biggest storyline was the lack […] READ MORE


Indians Sign Bryan Shaw and Heath Hembree

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Cleveland Indians Bring in Pair of Relievers on Minor-League Deals The Cleveland Indians signed free agents Bryan Shaw and Heath Hembree on Wednesday. Jon Heyman of MLB Network was first to report the news regarding Hembree. Meanwhile, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reported the Bryan Shaw news first. Heath Hembree signs minors deal with Indians. […] READ MORE


Cleveland Indians 2020 Season Review

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Cleveland Indians Season Review Now that the Cleveland Indians have officially been eliminated from the playoff picture, it’s time to look back at the 2020 regular season. It was a season unlike any other before in MLB history. From the 60-game schedule to the hurdles and obstacles brought forth by the Coronavirus pandemic and everything […] READ MORE


New York Yankees Sweep the Cleveland Indians

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Yankees 10, Indians 9 In a game that was delayed due to rain on two different occasions, the New York Yankees completed the two-game sweep over the Cleveland Indians. Cleveland battled from the start of the game until the finish, but couldn’t find a way to win. It was a matchup full of multiple lead […] READ MORE


Three Keys for the Indians Down the Stretch

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Cleveland Indians Keys to the Division Crown Following Thursday’s game against the Kansas City Royals, the Cleveland Indians have 16 regular-season games remaining. Therefore, it is officially the final part of the team’s season and the focus is going to be centered around playing winning baseball down the stretch. Throughout the season, one consistent has […] READ MORE