1. 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 11 months ago 558 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 11 months ago 483 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 1,017 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 11 months ago 674 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 11 months ago 4,478 reads 5 comments

  6. 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 11 months ago 48,904 reads 60 comments

  7. 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 11 months ago 19,713 reads 81 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 13,849 reads 46 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 185 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 11 months ago 8,244 reads 53 comments

  11. 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 11 months ago 61,851 reads 83 comments

  12. 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 11 months ago 4,205 reads 16 comments

  13. 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 11 months ago 4,961 reads 24 comments

  14. 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 11 months ago 1,135 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 11 months ago 8,608 reads 115 comments

  16. 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 11 months ago 77,592 reads 24 comments

  17. 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 11 months ago 72,485 reads 58 comments

  18. 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 11 months ago 12,593 reads 22 comments

  19. 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 11 months ago 38,150 reads 64 comments

  20. 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 11 months ago 52,463 reads 113 comments

  21. 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 11 months ago 77,067 reads 102 comments

  22. 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 11 months ago 23,270 reads 70 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 7,256 reads 4 comments

  24. ALCS Schedule 2016: Indians vs. Blue Jays Game Times, Odds and Prediction

    The Toronto Blue Jays have their first taste of victory in the American League Championship Series after picking up a 5-1 triumph in Game 4, and that appears to be the beginning of a momentum change in the series...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 months ago 1,899 reads 0 comments

  25. Indians vs. Blue Jays ALCS Game 4: Live Score and Highlights

    The Toronto Blue Jays got just what they needed against the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday, finding a way to remain alive in the American League Championship Series...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 months ago 32,089 reads 77 comments