Before we get to less controversial topics, I want to quickly provide everyone with the minute and a half of Francisco Lindor’s words that have caused a stir among some in Cleveland for the past day or so. Everyone that I’ve seen has picked out lines and presented them out of context without even sourcing where they came from. If the video doesn’t automatically start at 12:30, that is where you’ll want to begin.
• Franmil Reyes hopes to see some action in the outfield. I also want to see Franmil see some action in the outfield.
• As unlikely as it may seem, Oliver Perez is still getting batters out at a high level.
• Cleveland’s baseball operation has chosen pitchers for Saturday and Sunday.
• LGFT⁵⁰ Carlos Carrasco is going to bring a lot to the 2021 New York Mets.
• Zac Veen talked hitting with Fangraphs.