If Jake Bauers is still viewed as a key piece of the Indians’ future, they’ve done little to indicate as much this summer. … More What’s Next for Indians Outfielder Jake Bauers?
Is there anything Carlos Santana can do this year to convince the Cleveland Indians to pick up his pricey option for next season? … More Can Carlos Santana Convince the Indians to Pick Up His 2021 Option?
Despite the efforts Jake Bauers put towards fixing his swing this winter, he may not get much of a chance to put it to practice for the Indians this year. … More Jake Bauers’ Situation with the Indians Has Gotten More Complicated
For most players, the postponement of opening day represents a time of uncertainty. For Indians outfielder Jake Bauers, it represents a second chance. … More A Paused MLB Season Gives Jake Bauers a Second Chance to Impress the Indians
Tyler Naquin wasn’t ready to fight for an Indians roster spot this spring, but the delayed start to the season may put him in a great position to grab one. … More Opening Day Delay Could Move Tyler Naquin Ahead in Race for the Indians’ Final Outfield Roster Spot
Casey Drottar is talking Bobby Bradley, Trent Williams and an inexplicably high amount of anti-Collin Sexton takes from Cavs fans. … More The CLE Sports Talk Podcast – Episode 172 – 3.9.20
Jordan Luplow has opened a platoon opportunity for one of the Indians’ fringe outfielders. Right now, none of them seem too eager to take it. … More Jordan Luplow is Creating a Platoon Opportunity No Indians Outfielders Seem Eager to Take
Casey Drottar is talking week one of Indians spring training, week one of the J.B. Bickerstaff era, and week one billion of pointless and bizarre Browns headlines. … More The CLE Sports Talk Podcast – Episode 171 – 3.2.20
“I’ve never felt as good hitting as I do now.” Jake Bauers said as much a few days ago when he arrived for his second straight spring training with the Cleveland Indians. After enduring a let-down season, which ended with manager Terry Francona challenging him to develop a better routine, Bauers spent the winter tweaking … More Breaking Down the First Week of Jake Bauers’ New Plate Approach
By providing more opportunities for Jordan Luplow and Franmil Reyes, the Indians are also letting Jake Bauers know he’s done receiving preferential treatment. … More The Indians are Indirectly Giving Jake Bauers a Wake-Up Call