8/31 Game Recap: Rangers 5 – Indians 3

Player of the Game Casey Kotchman hit a 9th inning home run, giving him tonight’s Player of the Game with a score of 4.48. Feathers Up August is officially over. Maybe it was just an August curse and the Indians will go back to playing winning baseball and finish strong in September. The Indians have […]

8/26 Game Recap: Yankees 4 – Indians 2

Player of the Game Jason Kipnis ran away with today’s Player of the Game honors. Kipnis had an outstanding offensive game, as he went 3-5 with 2 singles and a double. One at bat in which he did not record a hit, he was safe on an error. He also scored one of the Indians […]

8/24 Game Recap:Yankees 3 – Indians 1

Roster Update: The man that we at Burning River Baseball refer to as “Hero” is back on the team in hopes of bringing some offensive power. Matt LaPorta was called up for Columbus and Frank Herrmann was sent back down. Player of the Game C.C. Sabathia tried to hit Asdrubal Cabrera for retaliation of an […]

8/19 Game Recap: Indians 0 – A’s 7

Player of the Game Mr. Pure Rage, Chris Perez runs away with today’s Player of the Game honors for pitching just one inning and getting a strike out. With the Indians down by 7 in the 8th inning, this was not a save situation. Perez, with a score of 1.27, has finally achieved his first […]

8/12 Game Recap: Red Sox 14 – Indians 1

Rehab Update: Jason Kipnis continues to sit out with neck pain. He is slated to return on Tuesday against the Angels. Roberto Hernandez had an outstanding “rehab” start Friday night and has served his 3 week suspension. He is scheduled to start Wednesday. No moves have been announced yet, but Josh Tomlin, Frank Herrmann, Corey […]

8/10 Game Recap: Red Sox 3 – Indians 2

Rehab Update:  Roberto Hernandez started for Columbus tonight. Former Fausto pitched 7 innings and allowed just 1 run on 4 hits. Rafael Perez is scheduled to to make a rehab appearance tomorrow for Columbus. Player of the Game Asdrubal Cabrera provided the only 2 Indians hits through the first 8 innings: a solo home run […]

8/8 Game Recap: Twins 2 – Indians 6

Player of the Game Justin Masterson proved to be the Ace today as he was the main factor in today’s WIN. Masterson pitched 7 full innings of baseball in which he gave up just 2 runs on 3 hits. He also struck out 7 batters. Masterson ended the day with a score of 5.31. Close […]

8/7 Game Recap: Twins 7 – Indians 5

Roster Update: The Indians added Frank Herrmann to their overworked bullpen. To make room for him, they designated Jose Lopez for assignment. Player of the Game Shelley Duncan did not have any errors as tongiht’s DH, so he is today’s Player of the Game. Not only was Duncan error-less, but he also hit a 2 run […]

8/5 Game Recap: Indians 8 – Tigers 10

Roster Update: The Indians designated reliever, Jeremy Accardo, for assignment to make room on the roster for today’s starter, Chris Seddon. Player of the Game Travis Hafner contributed offensively today as he takes his 5th Player of the Game of the season. Hafner’s score of 6.09 included 3 singles, 3 RBI, and a home run. […]

7/29 Game Recap: Indians 1 – Twins 5

Player of the Game Congratulations to Shelley Duncan, who was the main contibuting factor to the Tribe’s only run. Duncan hit 2 singles today and had an RBI, which was more than enough to win him Player of the Game. His score of 1.72 was a whole point higher than the next best player. Duncan […]

7/24 Game Recap: Tigers 2 – Indians 3

Player of the Game Ubaldo Jimenez pitched 6 innings of shut out baseball against the Tigers tonight. Someone must have told him how important this series is. He gave up 7 hits, all singles, with a majority of them to lead off innings. There were a few scoring threats by the Tigers, but Jimenez kept […]

7/22 Game Recap: Orioles 4 – Indians 3

The pitcher formerly known as Fausto Carmona joined the club today and had a press conference this morning. He currently is serving a 3 week suspension issued by Major League Baseball. Look to Burning River Baseball later in the day for more information about Carmona. Player of the Game Carlos Santana provided much of the […]

Series Preview: Orioles at Indians 7/20-23

The Indians will be returning home after a rough road trip following the All-Star break. The Tribe is just 3-4 since the break and just split a series 2-2 with the Tampa Bay Rays. The Indians remain in 3rd place in the AL Central, 3 games behind 1st place Chicago and 1.5 games behind Detroit. […]

7/17 Game Recap: Indians 2 – Rays 4

Player of the Game Tony Sipp pitched strong in relief today, which was enough to win him Player of the Game honors. Sipp came on with 2 outs in the 6 inning and continued to pitched through the 7th. He did not allow a single runner and struck one out, giving him a score of […]

7/15 Game Recap: Indians 0 – Blue Jays 3

Player of the Game Derek Lowe had a quality start today, winning him his 4th Player of the Game of the season. His score of 1.51 included 6 innings pitched, allowing 3 runs on 3 hits and striking out 5. Feathers Up Carlos Santana proved that he can beat a shift when he bunted down […]