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MLB: Cleveland Indians News and Notes 7/25/13

Notes today on Antonetti, Chisenhall, Santana, Kipnis, Eric Wedge, Kyle Crockett, Tom Hamilton and much more, including a Tribe farmhand suspended for PED use.

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Cleveland Indians at Seattle Mariners - July 24, 2013 | CLE Recap: Game recap from Bastian.

Dennis Manoloff interviews Chris Antonetti: General overview of season (video) | Indians GM Chris Antonetti sits down with the Plain Dealer's Dennis Manoloff and discusses his overview of the Indians' season so far.

Chisenhall not worried about recent errors | News: Lonnie Chisenhall is just chalking it up as a bad week. The young Indians third baseman does not believe the assortment of defensive miscues over the past several days are a sign of a larger problem. Notes column also includes item on Rocky Colavito's 80th birthday.

Father figure, mama’s boy and now productive Major Leaguer: Tribe catcher Carlos Santana does it all " TribeVibe: Carlos Santana talks about growing up in the Dominican Republic.

Mariners manager Eric Wedge released from hospital, believed to have had mild stroke | SI Wire: ICYMI elsewhere. Full recovery expected.

More suspensions! But just minor leaguers | HardballTalk: Tribe farmhand shortstop Rubiel Martinez (Dominican Summer League) suspended for 50 games.

Indians Promote Former Wahoo Crockett: It took Kyle Crockett less than a month to get promoted by the Cleveland Indians. 2013 draftee now at A- Lake County.

A ranking of major league ballparks I've visited. | : Will Leitch Article: Will Leitch rates ballparks he's been to. Spoiler - he's not been to Progressive Field.

Some All-Stars aren't afraid to embrace sabermetrics: The All-Star Game provides a perfect petri dish to see the different kinds of players who have made it to the top of their profession and find out their thoughts about the way the game is played — and analyzed. Includes Jason Kipnis.

Cleveland Indians announcer Tom Hamilton recovering from knee surgery, will return Friday (Media notebook) - More on Tom Hamilton's knee surgery and absence.

White Sox need to deal now to restock the farm. | : Marc Normandin Article: The White Sox are (almost) the worst hitting team in all of baseball and clearly need to be sellers at the trade deadline. Beyond 2013, however, they're not in as bad shape as you might think, with a strong crop of pitchers under age 30.