How to Get Free Stuff

Have you ever though to yourself, "I really want a new 1904 replica block "C" Indians hat, but can't bring myself to pay for it?" If so, then you are in luck. The Cleveland Indians are holding a ton of giveaways for fans (in addition to all the money they are giving away to Michael […]

Goodyear Ballpark Seating Chart

The Views from Goodyear Ballpark

Spring Training tickets are now on sale so Indians fans can start planning their vacations to sunny Goodyear, Arizona to see their beloved Tribe play. Of course, deciding where to sit can be a challange, so Burning River Baseball is here to help with a visual aid. Here are views from all the major sections […]

Top 50 All-Time Indians

After more than a year, we have just finished the first batch of 50 All-Time Indians articles. As part of this milestone, all previous articles have been updated to include links to other All-Time Indians articles and pictures have been added of the plaques in Heritage Park at Progressive Field. For the most part the […]

2012 Indians Stat Leaders

Every year I make a computer background for the Indians single season leaders. This year 24 stats were split among seven players (four hitters, one starter and two relievers). The overall winner was Shin-Soo Choo with six.

The Suite Life

First off, big thanks go to Erin and Mike of the Cleveland Indians for getting us into the Suite and the Cleveland Indians organization itself for running with such a cool idea. Burning River Baseball spent the the final game of the Indians – Angels series in the Social Suite and had a great time. […]


A quick change for 2012. I will be livetweeting today’s and many other games on Twitter this season, as I did last year. However, I will now do it on the Burning River account, @BRBBlog, rather than my personal account, @jlablitz. I won’t do every game, but will be on for most if anyone wants […]


Burning River has been down for the last day or so, so sorry if anyone has had any difficulty reaching the site. We were thrown back to about a year ago, but it has been fixed now and should be fine from now on. In more site update news, All-Time Indian Bios will be a […]


Last season the Indians got with the times and embraced social marketing for the first time. Instead of punishing players for bypassing the press and talking directly to fans, they encouraged it. Over the last year many players have filtered through with some fading away and others showing their twitter excellence. Since I’ve yet to […]

Spring (Training) is in the Air

At 10:00 this morning, in Goodyear, Arizona, the team shop at Goodyear Ballpark opened, full of new 2012 merchandise for the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians. Living in Goodyear and being an Indians fan, this was a big deal to me. I could not wait to go there and check out the new items. Spring […]

Post Season Plans

Now that the offseason is officially upon us, Burning River Baseball would like to congratulate former Indians Jake Westbrook and Arthur Rhodes on their first World Series rings and quickly move on to the 2012 Indians campaign. For the offseason, we will be adding a new section to the site called “All-Time Indians.” These will […]

Indians Single Season Leaders – Wallpaper

I make one of these every season to give credit to the best players on the Tribe. This is the second year I’ve done it in this style and the first year I’ve used all my own pictures (except the picture of Josh Tomlin which I borrowed from I made it as a background, […]

Burning River Update

The Indians season may be over, but we’re not done yet over here at We will continue to produce unique pieces daily during the off season. Coming later today will be the Indians top ten defensive plays from 2011 and over the next month there will be statistical updates from this year, discussions of […]


Burning River Baseball is now on Google+, just search Burning River Baseball to find us. For those not lucky enough to have been invited to G+ yet, but want to join, we will be giving away all our invites to the first Indians fans who ask. Just e-mail with address you would like the […]


Burning River Baseball is proud to be the newest member of the Bloguin network and to be the only blog on the network that exclusively covers the Cleveland Indians. Right now the Indians are on fire and so is Burning River Baseball. We started Burning River in March of 2011 and plan on following the […]