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Indians' Top 5 shortstops: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
January 8, 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 biggest trades in Indians history

@MLBastian
January 7, 2021

The Indians 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

Best Indians of all time, by uniform number

@MandyBell02
January 7, 2021

CLEVELAND -- When a player makes a name for himself, his uniform number is forever associated with him. So who are the best members of the Tribe to don each number? Let’s take a look. 00: Paul Dade Dade spent half of his six-year Major League career with the Indians.

Cleveland to be MLB's latest name-changer

Many teams have switched over the years
@AndrewSimonMLB
December 14, 2020

Cleveland has decided to change its name, the franchise announced on Monday, and it will shed the “Indians” moniker for an as-yet-to-be-determined replacement, at some point after the 2021 season. It’s a momentous decision, one brought about by protests over sports teams’ use of Indigenous names and symbols. It’s also

The 5 best seasons by an Indians pitcher

@MandyBell02
December 14, 2020

CLEVELAND -- Over the last few years, the Tribe 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. Cleveland has had a

History of the Indians' Rule 5 Draft picks

@MandyBell02
December 12, 2020

CLEVELAND -- Over the past 50 years, the Indians 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

Indians' top 5 Winter Meetings transactions

@MandyBell02
December 7, 2020

CLEVELAND -- Much like the rest of 2020, the Winter Meetings won’t happen in their traditional fashion this year. The Winter Meetings are typically a time for front-office executives from each team in the Majors to be trapped in the same building for four days with the sole focus on

5 best seasons by a Tribe position player

@MandyBell02
November 30, 2020

CLEVELAND -- With more than 100 years of history, the Indians have 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 Tribe history: 1) Joe Jackson, 1911

Top 5 longest HRs hit at Progressive Field

@MandyBell02
November 20, 2020

CLEVELAND -- It’s one of the most exciting plays in baseball. It’s what kids imitate in the backyard with their Wiffle Ball bats. The moment when a Major Leaguer launches a no-doubt home run and watches it disappear into the distance captivates fans at home and in the ballpark. Statcast

Top 5 Indians players not in Hall of Fame

@MandyBell02
November 16, 2020

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

Indians' top general managers: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
June 22, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 managers: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
June 15, 2020

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

Better than you remember: Julio Franco

@williamfleitch
June 13, 2020

While we’re waiting for baseball to come back, we are making do. So once a week, inspired by the late Deadspin’s “Let’s Remember Some Guys” series, we will take a look at one player in baseball history, why he was great, why he mattered, why we should hang on to

Indians’ Top 5 relief pitchers: Bell’s take

@MandyBell02
June 8, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 left-handed starters: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
June 1, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 right-handed starters: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
May 25, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 designated hitters: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
May 18, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 right fielders: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
May 11, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 center fielders: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
May 4, 2020

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

Better than you remember: Travis Hafner

Pronk's three-year run among this century's best
@williamfleitch
May 1, 2020

While we’re waiting for baseball to come back, we are making do. So once a week, inspired by the late Deadspin’s “Let’s Remember Some Guys” series, we will take a look at one player in baseball history, why he was great, why he mattered, why we should hang on to

Hamilton's favorite call involved WS theatrics

@MandyBell02
April 30, 2020

CLEVELAND -- It was an unusually warm, sunny day in downtown Cleveland on March 26, which didn’t make missing baseball any easier for Indians fans. It was supposed to be a day of celebration, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, everyone instead took to social media to reminisce on their

Indians' Top 5 left fielders: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
April 27, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 second basemen: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
April 6, 2020

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

Indians’ Top 5 first basemen: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
March 30, 2020

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

Indians' Top 5 catchers: Bell's take

@MandyBell02
March 23, 2020

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