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Chad Young

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Just how inconsistent has the Tribe offense been?

Shutout one day, ten runs the next. ...Are the Indians especially inconsistent? Does offensive consistency even matter?

Carrasco has made key adjustments and looks legit

The results have been off-the-charts good since Carlos Carrasco returned to the starting rotation for the Indians. Is there anything to suggest this is a legitimate breakthrough from the former top...

Five steps to fix the historically bad defense

Here are the five steps the Indians can take to go from historically bad defense to… probably still not good, but less atrocious defense.

Balancing 2014 and 2015 in the Indians' Lineup

How should Terry Francona deploy his players considering the competing interests of making the 2014 postseason and preparing for 2015?

The Indians' best player may surprise you

He isn't the first name that jumps to mind, but there is a strong case to be made that Yan Gomes is the best player on the Tribe.

Lefties stymie Tribe bats... Can this be fixed?

The Cleveland Indians are one of baseball's worst teams when the opposing pitcher is left handed. Something has to be done about this, but what?

Danny Salazar: How's he doing? Will he be back?

When Danny Salazar comes back to Cleveland, will THE Danny Salazar be back? A look into his numbers and the reports from Triple-A Columbus give us reason to hope.

Which pitchers should the Tribe target this month?

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The race for the AL Central is far from over. Should the Indians want to climb back to the top of the division, who is out there to help them do it?

Which hitters should the Tribe target this month?

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The race for the AL Central is far from over. Should the Indians want to climb back to the top of the division, who is out there to help them do it?

Should the Indians be sellers? What could they do?

The Indians are not ready to blow it up and start over, but what if 2014 isn't the year? What are the movable parts and where could they go?

Clint Frazier is continuing to develop into a star

The second-youngest outfielder taken in the first round of the 2013 MLB draft, Clint Frazier is playing his first full year of professional baseball. Here's a look at how he's doing, and how that...

How does Tyler Naquin stack up?

Tyler Naquin is tearing up Double-A for the Akron RubberDucks, but how does that compare to other talented young outfielders drafted the same year as he was?

Lonnie Chisenhall's hot start is the real deal

Lonnie Chisenhall is hitting the ball about as well as anyone in baseball this season. An inflated BABIP may cause some to doubt him, but there are very real improvements underlying his scorching...

What will the 2017 Indians look like?

Looking at the current lineup and trying to project the draft makes little sense, but what if we consider the lineup a couple years down the line?

MLB Draft: A look at Indians outfield depth

Michael Brantley will be around a while, and Clint Frazier will hopefully be on his way in a couple years. Who else is in the organization?

MLB Draft Preview 2014: Indians CI and C Depth

Getting ready for the 2014 MLB Draft, we take a look at the current and future first basemen, third basemen, and catchers for the Cleveland Indians

MLB 2014 draft preview: Indians mid-infield depth

Getting ready for the 2014 MLB Draft, we take a look at the current and future middle infielders for the Cleveland Indians.

MLB 2014 draft preview: Indians pitching depth

Getting ready for the 2014 MLB Draft, we take a look at the current and future pitchers for the Cleveland Indians.

Which outfield prospects could help in 2014?

The top prospects in the Indians OF aren't ready just yet, so who could come up and help?

Looking for improvement from Asdrubal Cabrera

His plate discipline is better than 2013 and he is hitting into some really bad luck - maybe it is just a matter of time before Asdrubal Cabrera returns to form.

You can believe in Michael Brantley's new power

Four home runs in April is no joke. Four in seven games is even more impressive. But is this just a hot April for the Indians left fielder? Or the start of a career year?

Don't worry about the offense

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There are even signs that 2014 may feature more fireworks than 2013, you just have to look a little deeper to find them.

The walks are piling up; should the Indians worry?

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No one has allowed more free passes than the Indians on the young season, continuing a bad trend from 2013. How worried should we be?

At least one thing seems clear after three games

A look at the Indians' first three lineups of the season, and how the bench was used in those games gives signals to how the roster is going to be used, and seems to make clear who the last man on...

Introducing the newest Indian, Elliot Johnson

The former Ray, Royal and Brave isn't much with the bat, but that doesn't mean he can't help the Tribe in 2014.

Indians 2014 preview & predictions: Corey Kluber

He was arguably the best starter in 2013 and opens up 2014 #2 in the rotation. What should we expect from Corey Kluber?

Which pitchers are going to make the roster?

With 52 players in camp, and five unclaimed roster spots, it's getting to crunch time for the Tribe to figure out who heads North with the big club. Today, we look at the rotation and bullpen..

Which hitters are going to make the roster?

With 52 players in camp, and five unclaimed roster spots, it's getting to crunch time for the Indians to figure out who heads north in two weeks. Today, we look at the position players.

2014 Preview and Projections: Michael Brantley

Michael Brantley's been rock solid for the Indians and the Indians paid him well this offseason to continue that production, but will he?

2014 preview and predictions: Yan Gomes

Yan Gomes took was given a shot to be the backup catcher in Cleveland and ran away with a full-time gig. Now that he has the job, what will he do with it?

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