Author Archive

An Interview with Comedian Mike Polk Jr: Talking Nick Swisher, Willie Mays Hays, and Van Halen

March 31, 2014

Comedian Mike Polk Jr., famous for his “Factory of Sadness” YouTube video as well as his work on HBO and …Read the Rest

An Early “Guess” at the Tribe’s 25-Man Roster

March 10, 2014

Believe it or not Opening Day is now just a handful of weeks away. And after describing the moves I …Read the Rest

It’s Here!

February 28, 2014

“He’s a solid middle-tier prospect who could develop into a decent #3, maybe even a fringe #2, or a dominant …Read the Rest

Arguing with Myself

February 21, 2014

In of one of the club’s more quietly successful seasons last year, the Indians finished with the fourth best record …Read the Rest

Milton Bradley, Alex Escobar, and the One That Got Away

February 10, 2014

I’ve spent the better part of my life eating, breathing, and sleeping baseball. Nothing more. Nothing less. Just. Baseball. I’d …Read the Rest

Why a Potential Scott Baker Move Makes Sense for the Indians

January 20, 2014

A little while ago I did some prognosticating for ESPN, guessing the types of moves the Tribe would make to …Read the Rest

Indians Top 10 Prospects (And A Big Announcement Too!)

January 10, 2014

First, the announcement: I’m writing and publishing my first book, The Prospect Digest Annual! In a nutshell, the annual will …Read the Rest

Shaun Marcum the Best Tribe Offseason Move?

January 3, 2014

When the deal officially happened – the Indians and Shaun Marcum agreeing on a minor league contract – Susan did …Read the Rest

Four Potential Drew Stubbs Trades

December 12, 2013

Per the usual, I write about one thing – like finding a cheap alternative to Drew Stubbs – and the …Read the Rest

I Lost the Cord Phelps Fight

December 2, 2013

Like a church mouse tiptoeing on a supple Persian rug, the Cord Phelps era in Cleveland came to an end …Read the Rest