The 2011 season is under way, and like normal, there are plenty of questions about the Tribe's roster.
Another cheap offseason has left plenty of outcasts and also-rans filling key positions on the team and pundits once again expect the Indians to lose more than their share of games.
There is still hope for the season, however. Quite a few players on this Tribe team (more than the average person realizes) would be key players on contenders.
The real injustice of the 2011 Cleveland Indians roster is how underrated it is. Plenty of people have written it off without taking a long, hard look at the players.
So, let's take a look at the entire Indians 25-man roster and rank them from 25th to first. Note that I'm only doing the active roster, meaning Grady Sizemore, Jason Donald, Joe Smith and Trevor Crowe aren't on this list.
When I re-rank these players around the 40-game mark, hopefully these players will be up and going, and thus able to be ranked. As it is, here is the 2011 Indians roster from worst to first.