Cleveland Indians

Indians facing decisions on non-tender deals
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By 8 p.m. ET on Friday, the Indians will need to determine whether to tender 2018 contracts to their seven arbitration-eligible players. The only player that looks like a non-tender candidate is outfielder Abraham Almonte. The other six (Cody Allen, Trevor Bauer, Lonnie Chisenhall, Zach McAllister, Dan Otero and Danny Salazar) seem like locks to […]

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Report: Tribe signs OF Barnes to Minors deal
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The Indians added another layer of outfield depth on Monday, reportedly agreeing to a Minor League contract with outfielder Brandon Barnes. The Tribe also lost pitchers Kyle Crockett and Dylan Baker on waiver claims.

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Beliveau among Tribe's non-roster signings
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The Indians made a trio of transactions Wednesday, adding roster depth and bringing a few additional players to Major League Spring Training.

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Tribe hosts Thanksgiving dinner for community
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In what has become an annual tradition, the Indians hosted roughly 400 people for a Thanksgiving dinner at Progressive Field, providing a substantial meal for groups from Our Lady of the Wayside, Shoes and Clothes for Kids, Boys & Girls Clubs, Ohio Guidestone and City Mission. Members of the team’s front office mingled with the […]

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Inbox: Will Kipnis or Ramirez start at second?
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Indians beat reporter Jordan Bastian answers fans’ questions in a new edition of the Inbox.

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Chang among Tribe prospects added to 40-man
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The trade that fell apart between the Indians and Brewers two seasons ago continues to have an impact on Cleveland’s roster. The latest ripple is that shortstop prospect Yu-Cheng Chang can now prepare for his first Spring Training with the Tribe.

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Thome, Vizquel among former Indians on ballot
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One stands as arguably the most prolific slugger in Indians history and ended his career as one of the greatest home run hitters of all-time. The other dazzled Cleveland crowds with his defensive wizardry — walking away with a pile of Gold Glove Awards — and solid bat. Now, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are […]

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Indians' streak named Best Trending Topic
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The Indians’ 22-game winning streak, a national phenomenon as the wins piled up, will be honored with an Esurance MLB Award for the Best Trending Topic category. Also being honored will be umpire John Tumpane, who helped save a woman’s life on the Roberto Clemente Bridge prior to calling the Rays vs. Pirates game on […]

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Santana declines Indians' qualifying offer
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Carlos Santana took the expected step of declining the Indians’ one-year qualifying offer on Thursday, but that does not end Cleveland’s bid to keep its free-agent first baseman.

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Ramirez rises to 3rd-place finish for AL MVP
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Jose Ramirez did not win the AL’s Most Valuable Player Award on Thursday night, but it did not feel like a defeat for the Indians’ versatile infielder.

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Indians get Competitive Balance pick in Draft
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The Competitive Balance rounds for the 2018 Draft — at the ends of the first and second rounds — have been set. Eight teams will pick in Competitive Balance Round A, while six will make selections in Competitive Balance Round B.

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#AwardWorthy: Support Indians nominees
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The Indians had a historic 2017 season with an American League-record 22-game winning streak and their highest win total since 1954. And a historic team deserves recognition.

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