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Edwin Encarnacion makes his way to Cleveland

Morning news and notes for Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

MLB: ALCS-Cleveland Indians at Toronto Blue Jays Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports

Despite it being a new year, there is still hardly any new news from the Cleveland Indians’ camp. Of course, once you’ve signed one of the best hitters on the market, it’s hard to top that news regardless of what month it is. But, on the bright side, pitchers and catchers report next month!

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Edwin Encarnacion arrives this week to take physical, make deal with Cleveland Indians official |

The only thing preventing Edwin Encarnacion from officially becoming a member of the Cleveland Indians is a no-trade clause in his contract physical that he will undergo this week. By the looks of it, he’s already fitting in just fine in Cleveland:

/r/Baseball Roast of: Cleveland Indians | Reddit

Alright, so it’s not technically news, but it was fun/sad to read through a lot of the comments in the thread. Top comments include “You’re now “The Team That Lost to the Cubs”, “Cleveland prefers the browns over you”, and “People were more excited about the possibility of an 0-16 Browns season than they were about the Indians World Series run”. Commence cry-laughing.

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