Originally posted on Burning River Baseball  |  Last updated 9/1/12
With the worst months in Indians history over there wasn't much movement up or down the power rankings. Most of the movement that did occur happened because seven new players were added to the 25 man roster.  1. Shin-Soo Choo Even (+1) 30 SO: This is the first time for Choo in the number one spot after being held by Hafner for a month, then Kipnis for the rest of the year. The move was mostly made due to Kipnis' slump, as Choo has been very consistant all season. If he had one problem, it's that he lead the team in strike outs, six more than the next worse batter. Chances are he has been pressing with the rest of the team struggling and swinging at more bad pitches than normal as of late, leading to the increased strike out count. 2. Asdrubal Cabrera Even (+2) 7 2B: Cabrera lead the team in doubles in August and has 30 on the season as well. While the Indians don't have a true power hitter, having three players with 30 or more doubles can make up for a lot of that. Even in a m...
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