Matt LaPorta

Baltimore Orioles #0 - First Base

  • Born: 01/08/85
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Sabathia for Brantley: Was it Worth It?

Can we say yet whether or not the 2008 trade that sent CC Sabathia to Milwaukee has worked out well for the Tribe, or is it too soon? How you judge that deal must largely depend on how you view Michael Brantley, and the book on him is far from finish

Indians outright Brent Lillibridge, Matt LaPorta

The Cleveland Indians have outrighted infielder Brent Lillibridge and first baseman/outfielder Matt LaPorta.

Matt LaPorta outrighted to triple-A by Indians

Matt LaPorta was the big get in the C.C. Sabathia trade, but he has struggled in his time with the Indians. He was outrighted to triple-A Columbus on Tuesday.

Indians Set 40-Man Roster for Rule 5 Draft

The Indians have added Tim Fedroff, CC Lee, TJ House, and Trey Haley to the 40-man Roster. They have also outrighted Matt LaPorta and Brent Lillibridge and DFAd Fabio Martinez.

All That Glitters Is Not Gold

Let;s Go Tribe's look back at the Cleveland Indians' 2012 season continues with a look at former prospect Matt LaPorta.

LaPorta out 3-4 months after hip surgery

Cleveland Indians slugger Matt LaPorta underwent a left hip arthroscopy and now he will be out for 3-4 months as part of the recovery process.

Chris Perez Turns Basball Analyst, Blames Acta

Chris Perez couldn't hold back until the end of the season. And really, did you think that he'd keep silent after Manny Acta was fired?

Tribe News and Notes, September 20, 2012

News of interest to Cleveland Indians fans, including stories on Roberto Hernandez, Matt LaPorta and another team record in this year of epic FAIL.

Transaction: LaPorta Recalled, Herrmann Optioned

The Indians recalled 1B Matt LaPorta and Optioned RHP Frank Herrmann.

Tribe News and Notes: August 6, 2012

Tribe news and notes for August 6, 2012

Minor League Recap: July 28, 2012

Columbus 8, Rochester 5 The Clippers managed "just" eight runs, led by the still streaking Ezequiel Carrera (3-5, double), Matt LaPorta (2-4, double, walk) and Jared Goedert (2-5, HR #15). Jeanmar...

Today In Brewer History: Happy Anniversary, CC Sabathia

On this day in 2008 Doug Melvin and the Brewers pulled off one of the biggest trades in franchise history. They acquired defending AL Cy Young Award winner CC Sabathia from the Indians for first...

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