Tag Archives: Jose Ramirez

Posted on February 8, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine Spring training injuries are the worst, and pre-spring-training injuries aren’t much better. The Cleveland Indians are about to learn that first-hand. The club announced on Friday that all-star shortstop Francisco Lindor will miss the next seven to nine weeks with a right calf injury. Such a timeline […]

Posted on January 1, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The MLB offseason is far from over, but there have been enough big moves made to shake up the hierarchy just a little. With today being New Year’s Day, it seems pertinent to take a look at the teams that are poised to chase a championship in […]

Posted on November 1, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The 2018 MLB season is over and the Boston Red Sox have had their parade, so it seems like the perfect time to take an early look at the 2019 season. Obviously, trades and free agent signings over the offseason will drastically change how we view each […]

Posted on October 5, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Houston Astros will begin their quest to repeat as world champions when their ALDS series against the Cleveland Indians begins on Friday. This series will bring together the last two American League champions. However, these two teams have not met in the postseason either of the […]

Posted on September 16, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine For most of the 2018 season, the Cleveland Indians have been a forgotten. However, the Indians are the first team in 2018 to win their division. With their 15-0 win over the Tigers on Saturday, the Indians clinched first place in the AL Central. This is Cleveland’s […]

Posted on September 4, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine For the second straight season, the Cleveland Indians are making plans to move Jason Kipnis to center field. With the recent acquisition of Josh Donaldson, the Tribe will move third baseman Jose Ramirez to second base. That move will displace Kipnis and force him to move to the […]

Posted on September 1, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Mere hours before the waiver trade deadline, the Cleveland Indians made a bold move. The Tribe has acquired third baseman Josh Donaldson from the Toronto Blue Jays. The move came just a few hours before the deadline to add players to be eligible for the postseason. There […]

Posted on March 5, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Despite getting knocked out in the Divisional Round of the playoffs last year, the Cleveland Indians remain one of the favorites in the American League. Of course, as they learned last year, competition in the AL is stiff. Can the Indians once again rise to the top […]

Posted on November 17, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine Major League Baseball announced its MVPs for the 2017 season on Thursday night. One race was almost too close to call while the other turned into a surprising runaway. In the National League, Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton won MVP, barely edging out Joey Votto of the Reds […]

Posted on July 9, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine On the eve of the all-star break, the Cleveland Indians have lost one of their core players. The Indians placed second baseman Jason Kipnis on the 10-day DL prior to Sunday’s game against the Detroit Tigers, the final game of the first half. Kipnis left Saturday’s game […]

Posted on March 25, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine As they begin their defense of the American League pennant, the Cleveland Indians are locking up one of the players who helped them get to the World Series last season. The Indians have agreed to a five-year contract with infielder Jose Ramirez worth $26 million. The team […]

Posted on March 12, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The Cleveland Indians will likely begin the defense of their American League pennant without second baseman Jason Kipnis. Indians manager Terry Francona told reporters Sunday morning that Kipnis will be shut down for the next two weeks so that his strained rotator cuff can properly heal, making […]

Posted on March 6, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine In 2016, the Cleveland Indians emerged from mediocrity to win the AL Central and the American League pennant, coming within a game of winning the World Series. Now team ownership is all-in on going for a championship and the club has great expectations heading into 2017. Can […]

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