Notes From Camp:
Allen satisfied with setup role | indians.com: News - Bastian's notes column
Indians spring training: Official visits, rude fans and a memorable scooter ride - Cleveland Indians - Ohio - Stephanine Storm's notes column
Michael Bourn says his surgically-repaired left hamstring is back to 100 percent health | HardballTalk - Good news Wednesday out of Indians camp ... Michael Bourn told reporters, including Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, that his surgically-repaired left hamstring feels "100 percent" healthy.
Other Indians News
What the Cleveland Indians want you to know about 2014 tickets and dynamic pricing | cleveland.com - In an effort to eliminate confusion and frustration, the Indians are hoping to educate fans on their ticket sales methods. The Indians are telling fans that Feb. 28 is the deadline to preregister, and March 3 is a key date for fans to buy single-game tickets.
Asdrubal Cabrera determined to lift Indians to greater heights | MLB.com: News - Bastian profiles Asdrubal Cabrera
Tribe's payroll is rising, and could go higher - Cleveland Business News - Northeast Ohio and Cleveland - Crain's Cleveland Business - Tribe's payroll is rising, and could go higher
Why young power pitchers are taking over MLB - MLB - Sporting News - Sporting News article includes Danny Salazar in roundup of young MLB power pitchers
Around the Horn
UPDATE: Homer Bailey and the Reds reach a six-year, $105 million extension | HardballTalk - UPDATE: Mark Sheldon reports that the deal is done. Six years, $105 million with a mutual option for a seventh.
Brandon Phillips refuses to speak to the media | HardballTalk - Brandon Phillips made headlines back in August for calling a local beat reporter a "fat mother******" (among other things) and now he's decided to simply stop talking to the media altogether.
In praise of Pete Kozma's exceptional skill set. | SportsonEarth.com : Howard Megdal Article - Are we allowed or not allowed to talk about Pete Kozma? I can never remember.