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Some Thoughts on Jackie Robinson Day and the Time Larry Doby was Hit by a Pitch

April 15, 2012

As some of you may know, I’ve done a lot of research on the integration of baseball in Cleveland, and …Read the Rest

Sounds Like Johnny Damon is Coming to Cleveland

April 12, 2012

The news broke late tonight from Ken Rosenthal on Twitter – the Indians plan to sign free agent outfielder Johnny …Read the Rest

What is the Deal With the Noon Games?

April 11, 2012

In 2011, the Indians played seven 12:05 p.m. “getaway day” weekday games at Progressive Field.  Their record in those games? …Read the Rest

Some Good News Off the Field

April 10, 2012

This past offseason, I looked at the fact that the Indians had no players under contract beyond 2012.  That’s not …Read the Rest

At Least Jimenez Looked Good

April 7, 2012

I went to today’s game as well, and managed to sunburn just my forehead and part of my scalp.  It’s …Read the Rest

You Know What? I Think I’d Rather See “What’s His Name” Give Up 14 Runs.

April 5, 2012

So I wrote this post the other day about how I never have a good experience on Opening Day.  I’m …Read the Rest

There’s Only Been One Opening Day No Hitter

April 4, 2012

When Kyle Lohse took a no-hitter into the seventh inning of tonight’s Cardinals-Marlins game, he came dangerously close to joining …Read the Rest

The Indians (and me?) Seem to Have the Worst Luck on Opening Day

April 4, 2012

Not every Indians home opener ends up cancelled due to snow, or delayed by rain for nearly four hours…just the …Read the Rest

Christening the New Affiliation With the Mudcats…With a 13-0 Drubbing

Christening the New Affiliation With the Mudcats…With a 13-0 Drubbing
April 3, 2012

The Indians had their last exhibition tune-up today as they traveled to Zebulon, North Carolina, to christen the new home …Read the Rest

Is it Possible to be Completely Unimpressed with the Entire AL Central? (An AL Central Preview)

April 3, 2012

I know that may sound like an insane statement, especially when you consider Detroit (Verlander! Fielder! Cabrera!), but I’m less …Read the Rest