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The 5 best seasons by a Guardians pitcher

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- Over the last few years, Cleveland has had a seemingly endless supply of elite starting pitching, from Corey Kluber to Trevor Bauer to Mike Clevinger to Shane Bieber to Zach Plesac to, most recently, Triston McKenzie. But this trend isn’t a new development. The franchise has had a

5 best years by a Guardians position player

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- With more than 100 years of history, Cleveland has had a plethora of players post outstanding offensive seasons. But which ones stand out as the best? Let’s take a look at the top five individual seasons by a position player in Cleveland history: 1) Joe Jackson, 1911 It’s

Top 5 Guardians players not in Hall of Fame

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

Now that the 2021 Hall of Fame ballot has arrived, the baseball world's focus turns to the elite former players who are eager for a chance to receive the most prestigious honor in baseball. But among all those hopefuls, only a select group enter the Hall, leaving induction just out

History of Guardians' Rule 5 Draft picks

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- Over the past 50 years, the Guardians have been relatively active in the Rule 5 Draft. The Rule 5 Draft gives teams a chance to pounce on unprotected talent from other organizations. Players signed at age 18 must be added to a team’s 40-man roster within five seasons

Guardians' top general managers: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' Top 5 managers: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are

Guardians' Top 5 relief pitchers: Bell’s take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are

Guardians' Top 5 designated hitters: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' Top 5 righty starters: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' Top 5 lefty starters: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are

Guardians' Top 5 right fielders: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' all-time retired numbers

@MLBastian
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- With more than a century's worth of history, the Guardians have had a long list of stars. From the dead-ball era all the way to modern times, Cleveland's annals are filled with hard throwers, prolific sluggers and barrier breakers. An exclusive list of players and managers have earned

Remembering postseason heroics of 'ALCS Kid'

Merritt made his mark with performance during Cleveland's 2016 WS run
@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- Ryan Merritt wanted to be more than just the “ALCS Kid.” But let’s rewind a little bit. The then-24-year-old pitcher began the 2016 season at Triple-A Columbus. He got his first taste of the big leagues on May 30 that year, tossing 4 1/3 scoreless innings in relief

Most comical moments in Guardians history

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- There are moments in every season that become iconic. Sometimes it’s game-saving plays like Oscar Mercado’s leaping grab in center field against the White Sox. Other times, it’s the bad or frustrating moments like Trevor Bauer heaving a ball over the center-field wall from the pitcher’s mound in

Guardians no-hitter history

MLB.com looks back at every no-hitter in Cleveland franchise history
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- Despite a decadeslong World Series drought, the Guardians are no strangers to the thrill of completing a no-hitter. Guardians fans have seen some of baseball's greatest throw a no-no while donning a Cleveland uniform -- and some less likely candidates as well. That's the beauty of baseball. Any

Guardians' Top 5 center fielders: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' Top 5 left fielders: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' Top 5 homegrown Draft picks

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

CLEVELAND -- The Guardians had a core group of homegrown Draft picks filling their 2021 roster, including Shane Bieber, Zach Plesac, Aaron Civale, Triston McKenzie, James Karinchak and Roberto Pérez. While it’s evident the team has been able to churn out elite pitching talent, this certainly wasn’t the first time

10 biggest trades in Guardians history

@MLBastian
November 23, 2021

The Guardians have more than a century's worth of history, making for a long list of crucial transactions throughout the franchise's annals. Trades, in particular, have been prevalent for Cleveland and critical to the clubs that piled up wins and contended for a championship. There are so many important swaps

Guardians' Top 5 shortstops: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians' Top 5 third basemen: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

10 players you forgot were on the Guardians

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

There has been a plethora of big-name players who have donned the Guardians' uniform for a short period of time, whom many have forgotten. MLB.com has gone back in time (since 1995) to remember some former Major Leaguers who had impressive careers elsewhere, but were briefly a part of the

Guardians' Top 5 second basemen: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Guardians’ Top 5 first basemen: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

No one loves a good debate quite like baseball fans, and with that in mind, we asked each of our beat reporters to rank the top five players by position in the history of their franchise, based on their career while playing for that club. These rankings are for fun

Top Guardians Draft pick from every season

@MandyBell02
November 23, 2021

The MLB Draft is a time when hopeful high school and college players will be one step closer to reaching their dreams. So many players have been in their shoes in the past, and only a handful end up reaching the big stage. And even more excitement surrounds each team’s