4/23 Recap: Royals 3 – Indians 5

Player of the Game While his early season numbers have not been particularly impressive (of course he has played in two weeks less games than the rest of the team), Michael Bourn has been getting his job done and is slowly heating up. Tonight, he lead the game off with a single, the fourth time […]

4/22 Recap: Royals 8 – Indians 2

Player of the Game With two singles and a steal, Michael Brantley takes tonight’s ‘Player of the Game’ without competition. The Indians best offensive player, Yan Gomes, made an error that lead to an unearned run, keeping him out of the running and the pitching staff was dreadful from beginning to end. Brantley also scored […]

4/21 Recap: Royals 3 – Indians 4

Roster Update: Jason Giambi was brought back from the DL tonight after missing most of the first month with broken ribs after being hit by a pitch during Spring Training. Blake Wood has been sent back to Columbus to make room on the 25 man roster, giving the Indians a more conventional seven man bullpen. […]

4/20 Recap: Blue Jays 4 – Indians 6

Player of the Game Michael Brantley provided most of the scoring for the Tribe today including the first run of the game on a solo home run and the game tying run in the sixth inning when he scored on David Murphy’s double. In addition, Brantley had an RBI double in the fourth to keep […]

4/19 Recap: Blue Jays 5 – Indians 0

Player of the Game Games like this are difficult to find a Player of the Game and that is why the POG stat was invented. Today, Marc Rzepczynski came out on top with 1.1 innings of scoreless baseball. When he entered in the seventh, there was already a runner on base, but Zep stranded him […]

4/18 Recap: Blue Jays 3 – Indians 2

Player of the Game The Indians finally got the ace they have been looking for out of Justin Masterson. Although he was unable to make it out of the seventh inning, Masterson struck out nine in 6.1 and allowed just a single run (explained below). Masterson walked just two and allowed six hits, a far […]

4/17 Recap: Indians 5 – Tigers 7

Player of the Game For how well Chisenhall has been getting on base, Michael Brantley has been even better knocking them in. The generally light hitting left fielder has RBI in four of the last five games for eight total. Today, he knocked in half of those with two coming on a two out single […]

4/16 Recap: Indians 3 – Tigers 2

Roster Update: Prior to the cancellation of yesterday’s game, the Indians activated Michael Bourn from the DL and sent Nyjer Morgan to AAA. Player of the Game Coming off an impressive shut out performance against the Padres, Zach McAllister repeated his effort against a much tougher team. While he did give up a run early, […]

4/13 Recap: Indians 3 – White Sox 4

The Indians lost three in the four game series with Chicago after dropping Sunday’s rain-soaked and raw contest 4-3. It was another back and forth game as the lead changed hands several times. Both closers blew leads in the 9th and there were plenty of mental mistakes made by each team. Player Of The Game […]

4/12 Recap Indians 12- White Sox 6

Another wild game took place in the windy city between these two teams. If this is a sample of things to come; the summer of 2014 should be a wild ride in the central. Player of the Game There were several offensive players that are deserving of tonight’s honors. However, the nod goes to Michael […]

4/11 Recap: Indians 6 – White Sox 9

Player of the Game In a repeat of yesterday’s result, Asdrubal Cabrera again lead the Indians offense from the lead-off role. All of his positive POG points came during the fifth inning when he was responsible for all of the Indians three runs scored. He started with a two RBI double, knocking in Mike Aviles […]

4/10 Recap: Indians 3 – White Sox 7

Roster Update: Lonnie Chisenhall, expecting the birth of his second child, has been placed on the paternity list for as long as three days. His replacement on the roster will be utility man, Justin Sellers. Sellers was brought to the Tribe during Spring Training via a trade with the Dodgers. Chisenhall picked a great time […]

4/9 Game 2 Recap: Padres 2 – Indians 1

Roster Update: Trevor Bauer was added as the Indians 26th man for the second game of the double header and was the starter. He will go back to Columbus after the game. Player of the Game Trevor Bauer set a career high with eight strike outs and was dominant overall during his six inning start. […]

4/9 Game 1 Recap: Padres 0 – Indians 2

Roster Update: In last night’s post-game we postulated that Vinnie Pestano’s appearance would be a test of sorts, to see if he would be the one sent down when Michael Bourn returns. It turns out it was a test, but the Indians didn’t wait for Bourn to make a move. Pestano was sent to AAA […]

4/8 Recap: Padres 6 – Indians 8

Player of the Game Going 4-5 on Sunday wasn’t enough for David Murphy who took it to another level tonight. He was responsible for six of the Indians eight runs, aided by the fact that he scored after each of his first three at bats. First, he walked and scored in the third, then he […]