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It seems that Trevor Bauer has found a fit with the Cleveland Indians organization.
Bauer has things he is working on before he can make the major leagues his permanent home, but between his intelligence and passion for the game there’s no doubt that is where he belongs.
The 22-year-old pitcher was obtained by the Indians in a mega-trade between the Diamondbacks, Indians, and Reds in December 2012. The trade put a spotlight on the young pitcher the Indians hope will one day lead their rotation. Bauer started off the season in AAA Columbus, but has since bounced back and forth between Cleveland and Columbus.
“It was a celebration when we got him, knowing what kind of pitcher he’s capable of becoming in the big leagues,” Cleveland’s minor league pitching coordinator Ruben Niebla said about the new comer.
“You never know where you’re going to get traded to and what it’s going to be like, but I was very happy when I heard it was the Indians," Bauer said. I was like 'okay, I kno...
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In the 18th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select shortstop Paul Hendrix from Texas Christian University.
Born: 11/18/1991 - Height: 6'2" - Weight: 187 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: The Indians actually drafted Hendrix last year out of Junior college as he was a 32nd round pick, so he jumped up 14 rounds this year. He had a solid year for TCU...
In the 35th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Jordan Milbrath from Augustana College (SD).
Born: 08/01/1991 - Height: 6'6" - Weight: 215 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: Milbrath is an intriguing arm. First off he is huge at 6'6". Second, he has really not pitched since high school until this spring and there was...
In the 22nd round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Ben Heller from Olivet Nazarene University (IL).
Born: 08/05/1991 - Height: 6'3" - Weight: 205 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: Heller strikes me as a senior sign depth player who is going to fill a few roles for the Indians. He has been a starter all four years at school. He...
A year ago, outfielder Tyler Naquin was selected in the first round of the 2012 Draft by the Cleveland Indians. Currently, he is having a breakout season at High-A Carolina.
The selection of Naquin left Indians fans disappointed because he wasn't a power hitter or fireballing pitcher, but he has won over naysayers with his performance this season. There are still doubters - and...
In the 25th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Cole Sulser from Dartmouth (NH).
Born: 03/12/1990 - Height: 6'0" - Weight: 190 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: Susler missed all of 2012 after having Tommy john surgery. He was a fifth year senior this year for Dartmouth and continues the Indians history of pitchers out of the...
In the 24th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Kerry Doane from East Tennessee State.
Born: 09/03/1990 - Height: 5'11" - Weight: 175 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: He is another guy who has been a dominator for his team. He was a shortstop until last year when he was moved to the mound and has near unhittable since. He sits...
In the 26th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Daniel Cogan from Rocklin High School (CA).
Born: 11/21/1994 - Height: 6'3" - Weight: 200 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: His dad is the scouting advisor/crosschecker for the Indians and he was actually in the war room when the pick was made. I found he is 6'3" and is...
For a moment it look like the Indians were going to snap out of the losing streak in Texas last night. Especially when Carlos Santana hit a base clearing double in the 3rd inning that scored 3 runs. It was the Indians on top, 3-1. The lead would be short-lived. The Texas Rangers were able to come right back in the 4th when, Jeff Baker hit a home run off of Tribe starter, Scott Kazmir...
In the 34th round of the 2013 Draft the Cleveland Indians select right-handed pitcher Dustin Cook, a redraft from San Jacinto College (TX).
Born: 11/03/1993 - Height: 6'5" - Weight: 220 - Bats: Right - Throws: Right
Jeff Ellis: The first thing you notice with him is the size at 6'5". He throws in the low 90's but there is undoubtly more velocity in that arm...
Table of Contents
Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of the Daily Notes.
1. Meeting of the Corey Kluber Society Tonight
2. Today’s Notable Games
3. Today’s Complete Schedule
Meeting of the Corey Kluber Society Tonight
The Purpose of This Post
The purpose of this post is to announce a meeting tonight, at 8:05pm ET, of the Corey Kluber Society.
About the Corey...
ARLINGTON – The Cleveland Indians’ bullpen continues to be a factory of sadness as its relief arms blew another lead in a 6-3 loss against the Texas Rangers on Monday.
Lefty Scott Kazmir (3-3, 5.21) received the start for the Indians to counter Texas right-hander Josh Lindblom (0-1, 8.22). Kazmir was coming off a decent start against the New York Yankees in which he surrendered...
Player of the Game: Jose Alvarez (6 innings 3 hits 0 ER 1 BB / 7 SO)
Make it seven.
The Indians would fall to their division rival Detroit Tigers on Sunday 4-1, as the Motor City Kitties completed the three game sweep of the Tribe. Making his Major League debut, Tigers left-hander Jose Alvarez limited Cleveland to just one run over six innings of work for his first big...
Former Tiger Ryan Raburn broke up Jose Alvarez' no hitter yesterday bwo a solo home run. And Miguel Cabrera brushed him back after it. With his gum. [Big ole h/t It's Always Sunny in...
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