Indians

USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
March 01, 2019 - 7:40 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- It was a topic that lingered throughout most of the season: Why wasn't Hanley Ramirez signing with another team after his release from the Red Sox? Ramirez's agent Adam Katz wouldn't speak for Ramirez, leaving most having to rely on cryptic Instagram photos posted by the first...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
February 24, 2019 - 7:23 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Hanley Ramirez isn't done quite yet. According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the 35-year-old former Red Sox has agreed to a minor-league deal with the Indians. There is a very real possibility Ramirez makes the team with Cleveland as a member of a first base/designated...
Read More
J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts
Raj Mehta/USA Today Sports
John Tomase
September 25, 2018 - 1:51 pm
Unless they sweep the final series from the Yankees, the Red Sox will finish the regular season with a losing record against the other American League playoff teams. Does this mean anything? Yes and no. The Red Sox are 17-19 against the Yankees, Astros, Indians, and A's. That's not the worst record...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
September 23, 2018 - 6:56 am
A few days ago it appeared Rafael Devers' postseason existence was going to be of little importance. Eduardo Nunez was back from his knee ailment, playing well and locking down the starting third base spot heading into the playoffs. Devers? He was showing flashes, but with always that one step...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
September 22, 2018 - 4:02 pm
The immediate takeaway from Alex Cora's lineup Saturday was that Mookie Betts is not in it. Another day of rest for the outfielder and his oblique. Andrew Benintendi LF, Ian Kinsler 2B, Rafael Devers 3B, J.D. Martinez RF, Xander Bogaerts SS, Mitch Moreland DH, Brock Holt 1B, Blake Swihart C, Jackie...
Read More
Chris Sale
Ken Blaze/USA Today Sports
John Tomase
September 21, 2018 - 11:12 pm
Chris Sale inched closer to the postseason, but it's still unclear which version of their ace the Red Sox can expect when they open the Division Series on Oct. 5 against either the Yankees or A's. Making his third truncated start since returning from the disabled list with shoulder soreness, Sale...
Read More
USA Today Sports
John Tomase
September 09, 2018 - 7:24 pm
The Red Sox are among the teams upset by the trade that sent former MVP Josh Donaldson to the Indians from the Jays on Aug. 31, a source tells WEEI.com's Rob Bradford, confirming a report in The Athletic . The story is a little convoluted, but the gist of it is the Jays traded Donaldson while he...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
September 01, 2018 - 1:00 am
CHICAGO -- A day after the Yankees made their final roster declaration, trading for outfielder Andrew McCutchen, another one of the Red Sox' chief competitors for the American League crown, the Indians, offered one final salvo before the waiver trade deadline. Cleveland dealt for Toronto third...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
August 23, 2018 - 5:32 pm
A case could be made that there was something to be gained from the Red Sox' split of their four-game series against the Indians. Take, for instance, the at-bats against Indians reliever Adam Cimber. The sidewinding righty was pivotal in Cleveland's first two wins of the series, coming on to get...
Read More
USA Today Sports
August 23, 2018 - 1:32 pm
Mitch Moreland's left knee took another hit Thursday afternoon. The Red Sox first baseman bruised what had already been a balky left knee by sliding into the barrier in front of the first base photo pit, chasing a Yandy Diaz foul pop up. The team classified the injury as a left knee contusion...
Read More

Pages