| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:00 AM
When Dan Duquette was hired roughly a year ago as the club’s executive vice president, the Orioles pointed to his impressive track record in the past with the Montreal Expos and Boston Red Sox.
He was in charge of some very good teams –...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:20 PM
CLEVELAND After Friday's free-agency flurry, Indians fans might have felt like they were left off the invite list to Major League Baseball's Christmas bash.
There was no way the Tribe was going to be included in the crazy $240 million Great Gatsby-like...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:55 AM
MLB Team Report - Cleveland Indians - INSIDE PITCH
Terry Francona, who owns two World Series rings, filled one of the few gaps in his managerial resume this year.
After guiding the Indians to a stunning turnaround season, Francona was selected the...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:50 PM
The Cleveland Indians made it official Monday, announcing the signing of free-agent outfielder David Murphy.
Negotiations on the two-year, $12 million contract (that includes a $7 million club option for 2014) were concluded last week, but the Indians...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 9:20 PM
There can be more than one way to solve a problem.
The Indians discovered it would be difficult to produce runs after it became clear that Mark Reynolds was not going to be the man to fear in the middle of the 2013 lineup.
Manager Terry Francona tried...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:58 PM
On the off chance Cubs fans need some good news right about now, here's a projection that might provide comfort: If President Theo Epstein succeeds in building the "player development machine'' that is his goal, and it later falls apart, he — or his...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Everybody loves a swashbuckler, especially when he has a Cy Young Award in his trophy case.
General manager Ken Williams fell for Jake Peavy in 2009, and the trade that brought him to Chicago proved a poor return on investment, both for Chairman Jerry...
| Feb 13, 2013
GLENDALE, Ariz. — So, Rick Hahn, how do you like Jeff Keppinger now?
While the White Sox's rookie general manager eases into this extended spring training camp, his 13th with the organization, the bet on the American League Central table has...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Chris Perez, an All-Star closer with the Cleveland Indians, has been charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession and told drug agents he had pot in his home for personal use, according to investigative reports acquired by the Associated Press.
| May 23, 2013
| 8:20 PM
BOSTON — He loves the ballpark again. Not Fenway or Yankee Stadium or Progressive Field specifically — Terry Francona loves them all again.
"I get there absurdly early," he said Thursday. "I stay there absurdly late. I have no perspective."...
| May 25, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Zach McAllister didn't appear out of nowhere for the Indians last September at U.S. Cellular Field. He was making his 25th big-league start, but he looked too good to have a 4.56 ERA.
Turns out the six strong innings McAllister threw against the White...