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Jose LopezAround the Farm (ATF) takes a quick look at some of the daily performances by Indians prospects. This is a special winter ball version of ATF that recaps all the offseason action by Indians players in the Caribbean Leagues. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in the game.Here is the rundown of what Indians players in winter ball did yesterday.Dominican Republic Winter LeagueFelix Pie (CF, Estrelles de Oriente): 0-for-4, 3 K. Pie celebrated his official signing with the Indians by going for the hat trick with 3 strikeouts. I can already see a collective rolling of eyes from fans with his performance on the day of his signing (tough town).Puerto Rico Winter LeagueJoseph Colon (RP, Gigantes de Carolina): 0.2 IP, 2 H, 2 R/ER, 1 BB, 1 K. Colon is a low level prospect in the Indians organization and he is showing it so far with his performance this fall. His opportunities have been few and far in between but in 5 games he has pitched 4.1 innings and allo...
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I’m a big time tribe fan who is just getting a little sick of Cleveland Indians management sitting there with their thumbs up their butts! Lots of free agents out there and Cleveland needing some right handed power. So here come the winter meetings annnndddd…NOTHING! Antonetti hinted at something unexpected to happen but the same nothing emerged. Man, quit lying to us!
The Tribe made some moves on Friday. No, not for the elusive Right Handed Bat but for Pie.
Specifically, outfielder Felix Pie (also Jose Lopez and Aaron Cunningham).
From Paul Hoynes:
Antonetti on Friday signed infielder Jose Lopez and outfielder Felix Pie to minor-league deals with spring-training invitations. Then he traded Class AA closer Cory Burns to San Diego for...
Felix Pie will earn $700,000 with a chance to make another $300,000 in incentives if he makes the Indians big-league club. Pie and Lopez receive spring training invitations.
Bo GreenwellToday we continue along with the seventh batch of Cleveland Indians 2012 scouting videos. Here are the the previously posted volumes:Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5Volume 6I shot tons of video of over a 100 players this past season, and Michael Taylor edited down the collection of video for each player to make their 2012 videos for their upcoming 2012 scouting...
CLEVELAND — The Indians have signed free agent infielder Jose Lopez and outfielder Felix Pie to minor league contracts for next season. Both deals include non-roster invitations to spring training. Lopez, a versatile former All-Star for Seattle, split last season with Colorado and Florida. The 28...
The Indians have signed free agent infielder Jose Lopez and outfielder Felix Pie to minor league contracts for next season.
Cleveland announced on Friday that it had signed Felix Pie and Jose Lopez to Minor League deals. Both players will attend Spring Training with the Indians as non-roster invitees.
Tom Hamilton signs multiyear extension to remain the "Voice of the Indians.'
Derek Falvey promoted, David Stearns hired outside to fill baseball operations' job.
Aaron CunninghamThe Indians have completed a trade today sending Double-A Akron right-handed reliever Cory Burns to the San Diego Padres in exchange for outfielder Aaron Cunningham.Cunningham, 25, split the 2011 season between Triple-A Tucson and the San Diego Major League club. At Tucson he hit .329 (112-for-340) with 34 doubles, 4 triples, 9 HR and 63 RBI in 87 games (.398 OBP...
Even a Cleveland Indians fan doesn’t believe Asdrubal Cabrera is the best fielder in baseball:
I’m not saying Cabrera’s that bad of a fielder. You shouldn’t take his -19.1 FRAA at face value, and even his -11.8 UZR should be taken with a grain of salt. But even if you don’t put any stock in any of the five most popular sabermetric defensive stats—all of which put Cabrera...
Morales, a power-hitting first baseman, did not play in the big leagues last season after breaking his left in May 2010.