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Morning news and notes for Tuesday, August 4, 2020

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Cleveland 2 - Cincinnati 3

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For most teams. holding the opponent to 3 runs means you probably won. Not our Tribe.

Cleveland Baseball Team News

Shane Bieber’s New Old Curve | FanGraphs Baseball

It’s the beginning of August, and one only one pitcher is on pace for a 6 WAR season. In a normal year, that would be disappointing; there are usually something like four or five of them. In this short year, on the other hand, it’s downright amazing, and I don’t know a better way to say it than that: right now, Shane Bieber is downright amazing.

Terry Francona not managing series in Cincinnati | Cleveland Indians
The Indians will be without Terry Francona in Cincinnati on Monday and Tuesday. The club’s manager returned home Sunday night, and he is waiting to be checked out at the Cleveland Clinic.

Cleveland Indians expand cardboard cutout fans at Progressive Field: Here’s how you can buy one - cleveland.com
Fans can purchase up to four cutouts that will be placed randomly inside the ballpark for Indians games.

Examining the Plight of the Cleveland Indians' Struggling Santanas
Both Santanas are struggling mightily at the plate so far this year, and they’re both potentially doing so under the weight of their respective contract situations.

The Cleveland Indians are a Year-Round Pitching Factory | Baseball Essential
The year, climate, or standing in Major League Baseball is always irrelevant: the Cleveland Indians are a year-round pitching factory.

Detroit Tigers pulled off weird trade 60 years ago: Swapping managers
A look back at the time a pair of managers were traded for one another in major league history. And, of course, it involves the Detroit Tigers.

Sandy Alomar heads “collaborative effort’ to manage Cleveland Indians in Terry Francona’s absence - cleveland.com
First base coach Sandy Alomar is leaning on the entire coaching staff to manage the Indians for ailing Terry Francona.

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