Indians' Jose Ramirez: X-rays negative - CBSSports.com - X-rays negative according to early reports.
How about Justin Masterson as a buy-low, win-big free agent signing? Hey, Hoynsie | cleveland.com - The people want to know and Hoynsie has answers.
Cleveland Indians, in pursuit of outfield help, discussing trade options with Yankees, Dodgers and Blue Jays, according to Jon Paul Morosi | FOX Sports - With glut of starting pitchers, new GM Chernoff talking with the likes of Yankees, Dodgers and Blue Jays, according to sources
Help wanted: Examining potential trade targets who could bolster the Cleveland Indians' outfield | cleveland.com - It's no secret that the Indians are in the market for an outfielder or two. Here are some potential trade options.
Ex-MLBer Russell Branyan arrested for breaking into his ex-wife’s house | HardballTalk - Russell Branyan was arrested recently for breaking into his ex-wife's house in Tennessee while she was sleeping. He stole a number of items from the house and turned the thermostat way down to make it super cold in the house.
Cleveland Indians fans have visions of Omar Vizquel when watching Francisco Lindor -- Terry Pluto | cleveland.com
Cleveland Indians have something very special in Francisco Lindor -- a player the fans want to love.
If Cleveland Indians want to contend in 2016, they must trade pitching or prospects | cleveland.com - The Indians, with a big expenditure in free agency out of the question, must trade a starting pitcher or their prospect in order to improve the offense for 2016.
Giovanny Urshela to work with Francisco Lindor | MLB.com - The pair will remain close this offseason, as Urshela plans on heading to Florida to train with Lindor before they return to Arizona for Spring Training.
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The price of parting with prospects -- for deep and thin farm systems | FOX Sports - In most cases, the depth of a team's farm system should mean little when it comes to attempting to improve the current-day roster.
BBWAA Cy Young Awards unveiled | MLB.com - They're loving Dallas in Houston, and the Windy City's still staying awake for Jake. Cy Young Awards day arrived, and the prestigious annual honors for baseball's best pitchers were earned by two emerging athletes who delighted their teammates, cities and fans all year long.
Tigers get Francisco Rodriguez from Brewers | MLB.com - The Tigers hit the trade market for their closer and found a familiar name. Francisco Rodriguez, rumored for years to be a potential Detroit closer, will get the chance after being acquired from the Brewers on Wednesday for infield prospect Javier Betancourt and a player to be named.
Arrieta, Greinke both deserved NL Cy Young | MLB.com - Ron Darling said this: “The problem is we have so many things sabermetrically that we can look at.“
Hall of Fame induction problems lie with voters, not Hall | FOX Sports - Voting for Hall of Famers is a privilege, not a favor, says Rob Neyer.
It’s time to fix the Manager of the Year award | NBC SportsWorld - Ned Yost didn't receive a single first-place vote for Manager of the Year. How is that even possible? It's time to fix the vote, says JoePos
White Sox should consider dealing Chris Sale, Jose Abreu and Jose Quintana | FOX Sports - The White Sox should considering dealing Chris Sale, Jose Abreu and Jose Quintana.