Tag: Nick Swisher

Tribe Tidbits: Opening Week

Tribe Tidbits: Opening Week
April 6, 2014

In 2012 I wrote a few pieces called Tribe-o-Metrics—basically a collection of the best notes I could dig up on …Read the Rest

Happy anniversary!

Happy anniversary!
April 5, 2014

Thanks to rain and the threat of even more rain, it took a while for the home opener to start. …Read the Rest

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

Getting There Early

Getting There Early
March 26, 2014

I’d always wanted to go to Spring Training. Since the mid-nineties while the Indians were in there glory, I couldn’t …Read the Rest

A chat with the governor of Brohio (updated)

A chat with the governor of Brohio (updated)
March 9, 2014

Just before the All-Star break during the 2013 baseball season, the Indians began to refer to Section 117 of Progressive …Read the Rest

Can Swisher and Bourn Live Up to the Rest of Their Contracts?

October 23, 2013

It was a wildly successful season at the corner of Ontario and Carnegie. For the first time in a millennia, …Read the Rest

Tribes Brings Out the Broom, Sweeps Hapless Halos

August 22, 2013

After embarrassingly getting swept by Detroit and losing the next two to the Angels in the beginning of August, the …Read the Rest

Handling Ubaldo Jimenez’s 2014 Team Option

August 13, 2013

“We view this as a rare and unique opportunity, you know, especially in our market the opportunity to acquire a …Read the Rest

Salazar Dominates, Tribe Loses in 14

August 8, 2013

In what’s likely to be the defining series this season the Indians continued to struggle against the division-leading Tigers, dropping …Read the Rest

No Need to Second Guess Tribe’s Inaction at Trade Deadline

August 2, 2013

Prior to the trade deadline the Indians were involved in all sorts of rumors. There was the Asdrubal-Cabrera-to-St.-Louis deal. Then …Read the Rest