Found June 07, 2013 on Indians Baseball Insider:
Ubaldo Jimenez was brought to Cleveland for nights like tonight. That’s at least what Cleveland Indians General Manager Chris Antonetti would have said nearly two years ago. The Indians open a three-game series tonight against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. There may be no such thing as a must-win series in June, but this one has to come pretty close. With their record at 30-29, the Indians trail the Tigers (32-26) by 2 1/2 games in the American League Central. The record may not be entirely indicative of just how bad things have gone for the Indians in the past two weeks though as the team has gone just 4-12 in its last 16 games. On July 31, 2011, Antonetti made the decision to trade top-pitching prospects Drew Pomeranz and Alex White as well asJoe Gardner and Matt McBride to the Colorado Rockies for Ubaldo Jimenez. At the time, Antonetti believed he was receiving an ace — a stopper, someone who could go out each fifth day and put an end to any losing streak. We all know that...
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