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 […]

7/14 Game Recap: Indians 9 – Blue Jays 11

Player of the Game Shelley Duncan won today’s Player of the Game with a score of 6.42. Duncan “drove in” the first Tribe run in the 2nd inning when he was hit by an Aaron Laffey pitch with the bases loaded. He also hit a home run in the 4th inning, driving in Michael Brantley. […]

7/13 Game Recap: Indians 1 – Blue Jays 0

Player of the Game Justin Masterson pitched a masterful game as he ran away with today’s Player of the Game. Masterson pitched 7 shut out innings, allowing just 5 singles, 2 of which were immediately erased by double plays. A majority of Masterson’s outs were ground balls, as he only struck out 5 Toronto batters. Hopefully […]

2012 All Star Game: National League 8 – American League 0

National League Player of the Game Melky Cabrera was the National League Player of the Game, and therefore, Burning River Baseball’s All Star MVP. Cabrera’s score of 5.63 included a single, a home run, 2 runs scored, and 2 RBI. Close behind him with a score of 5.36 was Pablo Sandoval, who hit a 3-run […]

7/8 Game Recap: Rays 7 – Indians 6

Roster Update: The Indians sent Nick Hagadone down to Triple-A Columbus yesterday, leaving an empty spot on the 25-man roster. To fill that spot, they called up reliever Scott Barnes. Hagadone was placed on the Minor League disqualified list because of a self-inflicted injury to his pitching hand. He reportedly punched something in the stadium […]

7/6 Game Recap: Rays 10 – Indians 3

Roster Update: Shelley Duncan returned from his paternity leave and Jason Donald was optioned to AAA Columbus. Player of the Game Shin-Soo Choo runs away with tonight’s Player of the Game. Choo contributed 2 singles, an RBI, and a run scored in tonight’s loss to the Rays. His score of 2.57 gives Choo his 5th […]

6/27 Game Recap: Indians 4 – Yankees 5

Player of the Game Jason Kipnis and Shelley Duncan battled for today’s Player of the Game, but it was Kipnis who squeaked by for the win. Jason Kipnis had 2 singles and an RBI to give him a score of 1.70. Duncan’s doubled and had an RBI, giving him a score of 1.68. Kipnis has now won […]

6/26 Game Recap: Indians 4 -Yankees 6

Player of the Game Maybe it’s a good thing that Jack Hannahan was ejected tonight. His replacement, Jose Lopez, took advantage of his only at bat with a 3-run home run in the 9th inning. In just one at bat, Lopez scored 5.75 points, winning him his 6th Player of the Game and his 2nd […]

6/24 Game Recap: Indians 1 – Astros7

Player of the Game Accounting for the only run today, Jose Lopez walks away with today’s Player of the Game. In the 2nd inning, Lopez led off the inning with a double. He advanced to 3rd on a ground out by Michael Brantley and came around to score on a wild pitch with Shelley Duncan […]

6/23 Game Recap: Indians 1 – Astros 8

Player of The Game The lonely run the Indians scored today was credited to Asdrubal Cabrera. Cabrera hit a solo home run in the 4th inning, which gave the Indians the early lead. His 9th home run of the year gave him a score of 2.92, winning him his 5th Player of the Game of […]