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Indians 2016-17 Offseason

Cleveland Indians sign LHP Boone Logan

The Indians have found their LOOGY

Indians and Brandon Guyer agree to multi-year deal

The Cleveland Indians agreed to all but one of their arbitration-eligible players last week. Today they announced a multi-year extension with that one player, outfielder Brandon Guyer.

Indians and Trevor Bauer agree to one-year deal

Starting pitcher Trevor Bauer is one of many arbitration-eligible Cleveland Indians, but he and the team avoided a hearing by working out a one-year deal.

2016 was special for the Indians; 2017 feels like it’ll be even better

Reflections on the Indians’ miraculous 2016 season from a Toyota Sienna on I-90.

Let’s Go Tribe’s most popular analysis and editorials of 2016

Talking about Andrew Miller is fun.

What might a contract extension for Lindor look like?

The Cleveland Indians already added Edwin Encarnacion. If they ink another All-Star to a deal this offseason, it's likely to be the one they already have at shortstop. What might a longterm contract extension for Francisco Lindor look like?

What to expect out of Edwin Encarnacion

In signing the slugger, the Indians have Edwin Encarnacion for his mid-30's. It could go great, or terrible.

Indians give Edwin Encarnacion the largest contract in franchise history

How does it compare to past contracts, and how did they pull it off?

Imagining the 2017 Indians lineup with Edwin Encarnacion

Having too many good hitters is a fun problem.

Indians sign Edwin Encarnacion to three-year deal


Carlos Santana was one of the hardest-hitting players in baseball last season

You don’t get to 30 dingers without killing a few baseballs.

Free agent target: Tyson Ross

Shoulder surgery ended his 2016 season, but he has a handful of great years under his belt.

Indians acquire Nick Goody from Yankees


Potential rotation surprises out of spring training

The Indians starting rotation is great, but there is always room for surprises in spring training.

Free agent target: Adam Lind

In search of the next Mike Napoli.

Carlos Carrasco: “I’m 100 percent right now”

The Cookie is uncrumbled.

Free agent target: Michael Saunders, OF

Saunders isn’t the sexiest option but he can hit a baseball.

Major League Baseball will eventually expand, but where?

It’s inevitable, so let’s discuss how it should happen.

A way-too-early look at the Indians Opening Day roster

Yeah it’s happening. Stop looking at me like that or I’ll start previewing the 2020 High-A team.

Indians still searching for left-handed relievers

Are you saying Hoby Milner isn’t the answer?

Teams are calling the Indians about Yandy Diaz

Diaz is primed to be the next rookie to make his major-league debut.

What’s next for the Cleveland Indians this offseason?

There are still plenty of avenues the Tribe could take to upgrade their team.

Anthony Santander among five prospects lost in Rule 5 draft

Tribe adds a reliever but loses outfielder Anthony Santander and four other minor league pitchers

Indians select LHP Hoby Milner in Rule 5 draft


Indians offered one-year contract to Michael Saunders

Indians are swinging high and swinging low but nothing is landing.

The Indians could use several players from their rebuilding rivals

Don’t be afraid of intradivisional trades.

Mitch Moreland signs one-year deal with Red Sox

Earlier in the day the Cleveland Indians were believed to be in the running for the former Rangers fist baseman.

Indians showing interest in Edwin Encarnacion

If you have ever played first base in your life, the Indians have probably looked into signing you this offseason.

Indians made a ‘strong push’ for Matt Holliday, Carlos Beltran

The Indians are aggressively pursuing a big bat.

The Indians need to keep making bold moves to stay competitive

Chris Antonetti has done a fantastic job keeping the Indians relevant, even in a smaller market.

Free agent target: Welington Castillo

One team’s non-tender is another team’s starting catcher?

Manship non-tendered

Manship was the only arbitration-eligible player to not receive an offer.