1. Complete Cleveland Indians Trade Deadline Recap

    "This is my house. I'm leaving my house." Those are the words of the now former Indian catcher Victor Martinez. As most of you are aware he was dealt to the Boston Red Sox today as a part of a four-team deal...

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  2. Ryan Garko Going West, Andy Marte Moving Up

    As most fans know by now Ryan Garko was shipped to the Giants yesterday in return for left-handed minor league pitcher Scott Barnes. Right now I like this deal for the Indians...

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  3. Jess Todd, The Final Piece

    ...of the Mark DeRosa trade. In no way is Jess Todd going to solve everything, that's far too incredulous a statement. However, since he is the last piece coming from St. Louis, let's break down his numbers...

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  4. Betancourt Headed West, Tribe Looking to the Future

    The Indians made an important move yesterday in trading Rafael Betancourt to the Rockies for Class-A pitcher Connor Graham. This is a move that will surprise no one, considering the team was unlikely to exercise their $5...

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  5. Eric Wedge Still Has a Job

    And I don't understand why. I have never been the kind of person who throws a coach under the bus. Maybe it's because I aspire to be a coach, or maybe it's because the players are the ones who are competing on the field...

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  6. Ten Reasons 2-7 Ain't That Bad

    Winless in their first five games, and only two wins through nine, the Indians have looked downright pathetic. On paper at least. So what, 2-7 isn't the best start the team has ever had, but there are plenty of reasons to look up...

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  7. Cliff Lee's Rough Outing Comes with Upside

    Woe is me, the Cleveland sports fan. I watched Cliff Lee, our ace-in-the-hole, implode after a rough second inning, en route to allowing seven runs touch home plate through five innings...

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  8. Help Me Albert Pujols, You're My Only Hope

    If you had been paying attention to ESPN today, you may have seen the bottom line scroll this lovely new bit of information: "Primobolan was not available for legal purchase, over-the-counter ...

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  9. With Luiz Felipe Scolari Gone, What's Next for Chelsea?

    Chelsea Football Club announced today the dismissal of Luiz Felipe Scolari as manager of the first team, with immediate effect. No. 2 man Ray Wilkins will lead in the interim...

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  10. Josh Barfield: The Man, The Mystery

    Prior to the 2007 season, second baseman Josh Barfield had difficulty adjusting to life in the American League and breaking in with his new team when the Cleveland Indians first acquired him...

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  11. Indians Pitching Staff: A Plus or a Problem?

    It's that time of year again kids, spring! With one week left until pitchers and catchers report to the Indians new spring digs in Goodyear, Arizona and a strange warmth in the air (Dodge City, ...

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  12. Chelsea Silences Critics With Roots Hall Rout

    Prior to Chelsea's third-round replay with Southend United at Roots Hall, Luiz Felipe Scolari insisted that the teams' "spirit had not been busted" and that this may be their biggest match of the season...

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  13. Is Luiz Felipe Scolari To Blame for Chelsea's Woes?

    Times are tough at Stamford Bridge for the first time in recent memory. Over the course of the last six games Chelsea have lost 11 points, their sole win coming against lowly West Brom on Boxing Day...

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  14. Indians Bullpen Has Promise

    The short comings of the Tribe bullpen in 2008 is still an open wound for many fans; from Borowski to Betancourt, there were disappointments abound...

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  15. Tribe Talks to Junichi Tazawa

    According to Jason Beck of MLB.com, representatives from the Cleveland Indians met with Junichi Tazawa and his agent in Japan on Tuesday...

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  16. Cleveland Indians' Winter Plans, Part Two: Just Getting Started

    There are only a few absolutes for the Indians' starting rotation entering the 2009 season: First, Cliff Lee is first; second, Fausto Carmona is second; third, Adam Miller will not begin the season in the rotation...

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  17. Anelka-Mazing! Chelsea's New First Choice

    For the past four seasons at Stamford Bridge it has been the Ivorian Didier Drogba atop the Chelsea eleven leading the attack. Without question he has been the most dominating force in front of goal for the Blues...

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  18. A Busy Winter in Cleveland, Part One: We All Need Relief!

    After a year of disappointment, this winter is a time for the team to step back and admit some hard truths. Though the team showed promise toward the end of the season, it was not a club that could reach the playoffs in 2009 without additional help...

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  19. Top Free Agents and Where They May Go

    Though the 2009 free agent market is not the deepest it will be interesting to see where each player ends up and who will have the money to spend on the big names...

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  20. Adieu Derek Anderson, We'll Miss You...Kind of

    It was a good run, I suppose. You got a new contract out of it, and I'm sure that after this season, you are going to be able to see what it's like to live in a different city...

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  21. Chelsea-Roma: Chelsea Get Champions League Blues in Italy

    Without stalwart Ricardo Carvalho, Chelsea saw their defense and their matchday four clash with AS Roma fall apart on Tuesday...

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  22. Philly Was Frustrated? They Should Visit Cleveland

    Twenty-five years? Is that all? What Cleveland wouldn't give to just have 25 years of disappointment. Let's recap the postseason woes of the Cleveland sports franchises, shall we? The last time the Cleveland Indians won the World Series was 1948...

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  23. Chelsea-Roma: John Terry Saves Chelsea in Lacklustre Champions League Win

    Following their 5-0 thrashing of Middlesbrough, the Blues looked lacklustre and disappointing against Roma in their Matchday Three game. Chelsea were lucky to come away with three points after a John Terry header 12 minutes from time...

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  24. No Sox, No Yanks, More Reason To Watch The World Series!

    There are so many reasons to love baseball, and none of them has anything to do with the marketing that TBS and FOX have used for the World Series...

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  25. No Structural Damage Found In Travis Hafner's Shoulder

    According to Indians.com, Travis Hafner underwent a 45 minute procedure on Monday to clean out the shoulder joint and examine for any possible structural or nerve damage not evident in an MRI...

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