1. The Wait Goes on for the Cleveland Indians: 'I Don't Think It'll Take 108 Years'

    The day Mike Hargrove was traded to the Cleveland Indians , the team was 8.5 games out of first place and the drought was 31 years old...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 17,880 reads 30 comments

  2. Francisco Rodriguez Contract Option Picked Up by Tigers: Details, Reaction

    The Detroit Tigers have picked up their $6 million contract option on pitcher Francisco Rodriguez , the team announced Thursday. Rodriguez saved 44 games last year while posting a 3...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 1,782 reads 0 comments

  3. Alcides Escobar's Contract Option to Be Picked Up by Royals: Details, Reaction

    Shortstop Alcides Escobar will return to the Kansas City Royals for a seventh season as the team is reportedly set to pick up his 2017 team option...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 505 reads 0 comments

  4. Wade Davis Contract Option to Be Picked Up by Royals: Latest Details, Reaction

    Wade Davis has been one of the better closers in baseball over the past two seasons, and the Kansas City Royals are expected to make a prudent move to keep the 31-year-old in tow Thursday by picking up his $10 million club option for 2017...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 454 reads 0 comments

  5. Carlos Santana's Contract Option Picked Up by Indians: Latest Details, Reaction

    Cleveland picked up its $12 million club option on slugger Carlos Santana on Friday after its crushing defeat in Game 7 of the World Series at the hands of the Chicago Cubs , the team announced ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 733 reads 0 comments

  6. Matt Albers' Contract Option Declined by White Sox: Latest Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox could have retained Matt Albers by picking up his $3 million club option for next season, but they reportedly decided to cut ties with the veteran reliever Thursday after he stumbled through the 2016 season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 667 reads 0 comments

  7. Thad Levine Named Twins SVP, GM: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Minnesota Twins hired Thad Levine as their senior vice president and general manager Thursday: Levine, 44, will work under chief baseball officer Derek Falvey, who was appointed several weeks ago...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 4,457 reads 5 comments

  8. Corey Kluber Can Put Name in World Series Lore with Game 7 Triumph

    In sports, there is no greater crucible than Game 7. It's the mother of all small samples. On such a limited, glaring stage, peons can rise and the great sometimes wilt...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 48,867 reads 60 comments

  9. Cubs vs. Indians: Keys for Each Team to Win World Series Game 7

    Game 7. In combination, those two words stand as the greatest in the lexicon of sport. So they're worth repeating: Game 7. That's what the 2016 MLB season will come down to: one final game...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 months ago 19,708 reads 81 comments

  10. Terry Francona Pushing All the Right Buttons Again as Indians Regain WS Lead

    Terry Francona walked to the mound, and Chicago Cubs fans around the world thought the Cleveland Indians manager was doing them a favor. Some favor...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 13,830 reads 46 comments

  11. Roberto Perez Becomes 5th Catcher with Multi-Homer Game in World Series

    When Cleveland Indians catcher Roberto Perez clubbed his second home run of the night—off Chicago Cubs pitcher Hector Rondon — during the eighth inning of Tuesday's ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 177 reads 0 comments

  12. Indians Face 1st October Challenge with Tied World Series Headed to Chicago

    A question for the Cleveland Indians : You didn't think it was going to be that easy, did you? Actually, it's understandable if they thought winning their first World Series since 1948 would be that easy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 8,235 reads 53 comments

  13. Rob Manfred to Discuss Chief Wahoo Logo with Indians During Offseason

    MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said Wednesday he plans on reassessing whether the Cleveland Indians ' Chief Wahoo logo should continue having a place in the sport. "I've talked to Mr...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 61,840 reads 83 comments

  14. Corey Kluber Announced as Indians' Game 4 Starter for 2016 World Series vs. Cubs

    Fresh off his historic start in Game 1 of the World Series against the Chicago Cubs , Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber has gotten the nod from manager Terry Francona to start ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 4,197 reads 16 comments

  15. Corey Kluber Sets World Series Record with 8 Strikeouts Through 3 Innings

    Cleveland Indians starter Corey Kluber was as good as ever in his Game 1 start in the World Series. The ace shut down the Chicago Cubs the first time through the order, accumulating eight strikeouts in the first three innings...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 4,945 reads 24 comments

  16. Indians' Andrew Miller Ties All-Time Record for Strikeouts in an LCS

    Cleveland Indians reliever Andrew Miller tossed 2.2 scoreless frames against the Toronto Blue Jays in Wednesday's series-clinching Game 5, striking out one to give him a record-tying 14 in a League Championship Series, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 1,130 reads 0 comments

  17. Indians May Need Corey Kluber's Best Madison Bumgarner Imitation in World Series

    The Cleveland Indians don't need Corey Kluber to be anyone other than himself. He's one of MLB 's top-shelf arms, after all—a Cy Young Award winner in 2014, an All-Star in 2016 and a stud throughout this postseason...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 8,601 reads 115 comments

  18. Jason Kipnis Injury: Updates on Indians Star's Ankle and Return

    Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis suffered an ankle injury while celebrating his team's American League Championship Series victory on Oct. 19. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 77,538 reads 24 comments

  19. The Cleveland Indians' Star-Studded '90s MLB Dynasty That Never Was

    Thirteen-year MLB pitcher Brian Anderson grew up in Northeast Ohio, living the history and living the heartache. The local sports teams never won, and the losses could be excruciating...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 71,018 reads 58 comments

  20. Danny Salazar Injury: Updates on Indians Pitcher's Elbow and Return

    Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Danny Salazar hasn't pitched since suffering an arm injury on Sept. 9 but has recovered enough to be part of the World Series roster. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 12,507 reads 22 comments

  21. Cabrera, Verlander Add New Headliners to MLB Rumor Mill as Tigers Eye Rebuild

    Don’t be fooled by the optics of the Detroit Tigers ’ 2016 campaign, one that saw the organization miss the playoffs by a mere 2.5 games. They’re stuck in one of the worst places in today’s win-or-rebuild world of baseball...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 months ago 38,134 reads 64 comments

  22. Miguel Cabrera Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Tigers 1B

    Miguel Cabrera has been the face of the Detroit Tigers since they acquired him before the 2008 season, but with the franchise boasting a large payroll that features a lot of players ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 50,047 reads 113 comments

  23. Cleveland Indians Troll Jose Bautista After Winning ALCS

    Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista had a lot to say about the Cleveland Indians throughout the American League Championship Series. The Indians had the final word and the final tweets on the matter after winning the series Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 77,062 reads 102 comments

  24. ALCS MVP Andrew Miller Is Biggest Game-Changer of 2016 MLB Playoffs

    The 2016 MLB postseason is butter, and Andrew Miller is a hot knife. Miller got eight crucial outs Wednesday in the Cleveland Indians ' 3-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 23,134 reads 70 comments

  25. ALCS Game 5 Hero Ryan Merritt's Wedding Registry Allegedly Found Online

    Grateful Cleveland Indians fans who are looking to thank starting pitcher Ryan Merritt for his performance in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series may want to consider buying him a wedding present...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 7,247 reads 4 comments