Terry Francona

Adrian Gonzalez: My annoying reputation was a Red Sox thing

Bobby Valentine told The Post this week that new Mets first baseman Adrian Gonzalez can be too opinionated and outspoken for some of his teammates, …

Baseball

Another Marlins Rebuild Does A Great Disservice To Christian Yelich's Prime Seasons

The Miami Marlins’ off season rebuilding project has been frequently criticized due to several missteps by the new ownership group and the trades of Dee Gordon, Marcell Ozuna, and Giancarlo Stanton. It seems as if any ball player invited to spring training by the Marlins will need a name tag once …

Christian Yelich

Exploring Trade Market For Castellanos: Who Might Be Interested?

<i>By: Will Burchfield</i> <br>@burchie_kid<p>Al Avila has cashed in most of his chips in the Tigers’ rebuild, but a few assets remain at his disposal.<p>Foremost …

Baseball

Holding: Browns tackle Thomas still undecided about future

Joe Thomas remains torn about his football future.<p>He's still holding.<p>Cleveland's star left tackle, who played more than 10,000 consecutive snaps …

Why Jay Bruce returned to his ‘second home’

If there had been high school yearbook-style awards distributed to the freshman class of Mets and Yankees after the 2016 season — first-time New York …

Sports

Cleveland Indians: Talking bold predictions in January

(Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)<p>The Cleveland Indians are still over two months away from starting the regular season, but it is never too early …

Major League Baseball

Why the Cleveland Indians are still baseball’s best team

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 11: Starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco<p>The Cleveland Indians have lost some key players, but longtime ESPN scribe Buster Olney …

Major League Baseball

Cleveland Indians: The ideal starting lineup in 2018

(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)<p>The Cleveland Indians have a variety of ways to deploy their talent in 2018. All that’s left is to figure out …

Major League Baseball

Forever a fraternity

<b>When Claude Julien returned to the Canadiens' helm, the connections he had made with his counterparts in Boston had turned him into a more seasoned</b> …

Montreal Canadiens

Terry Francona: Loaded Yankees lineup poised to ‘bludgeon’ teams

“They’re gonna have games where they bludgeon people,” Francona said recently of the Yankees’ power-packed lineup, via the <i>New York Post</i>. “But we have …

Major League Baseball

Last year’s Yankees victim warns they’ll ‘bludgeon’ baseball

Terry Francona admitted the Yankees “kind of broke our heart” when they beat his Indians in the ALDS in five games after Cleveland won 102 games and …

Major League Baseball

How does a 90

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Indians aren't going to win 100 games this year. One of the reasons why revealed itself Wednesday night when closer Cody Allen …

Baseball

Boston Red Sox: Alex Cora’s great expectations for 2018

<b>Boston Red Sox newly christened Alex Cora has a hefty task in front of him with an extensive list of expectations. Here’s a meeting that I presume</b> …

Baseball

Indians manager Terry Francona tells MLB Network ‘odds are leaning’ toward Jason Kipnis starting at second base; 2018 game times released

Ohio

Cleveland Indians: Injuries limited Lonnie Chisenhall’s potential in 2017

(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)<p>Lonnie Chisenhall put up some solid numbers for the Cleveland Indians in 2017, but may have been a much bigger …

Sports

Cleveland Indians Tribe Fest 2018 main stage, kids stage schedules announced

The Cleveland Indians Tribe Fest main stage, presented by KeyBank, and all-new kids stage feature player interviews, games and various other …

Cleveland Indians

Outfield was always where Blue Jays’ heavy-lifting would be done

It’s been a bleak free-agent market for a bleak holiday period. A full-scale, Solarte eclipse of meaningful off-season moves.Most of us expected that …

J. T. Realmuto

Cleveland Indians plan on moving Jason Kipnis back to second base for 2018

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Jason Kipnis, a man without a position since the end of last season, is expected to return to second base for the Indians to start …

Cleveland

Cleveland Indians: Non-roster invitees with the most to gain

GOODYEAR, AZ - MARCH 3: A general view of Goodyear Ballpark during a spring training game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Cleveland Indians at …

Baseball

Dave Gettleman talks Giants rebuild, GM influences and QB issue

<i>Steve Serby takes some time to chat with the Giants’ new general manager Dave Gettleman, who will have to dig Big Blue out of a 3-13 hole:</i><p><b>Q: What</b> …

Luke Kuechly

2018 BLW: Cubs vs. Indians on March 17-18!

<b>LAS VEGAS:</b> The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and the Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League …

Baseball

Indians Rumors: Tribe open to trading Danny Salazar

ANAHEIM, CA - SEPTEMBER 21: Danny Salazar<p>According to the latest Cleveland Indians rumors, the Tribe is willingly listening to offers for pitcher …

Baseball

Left

CLEVELAND, Ohio - When the Indians didn't exercise left-hander Boone Logan's $7 million option in November, it increased the Indians' free agent pool …

Cleveland

Cleveland Indians: Roberto Perez played well in limited action in 2017

(Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)<p>Cleveland Indians fans didn’t see a lot of Roberto Perez in 2017, but he managed to put up some new personal …

Major League Baseball

Aaron Boone and the recent history of rookie managers - River Avenue Blues

Wednesday Night Open Thread<p>Aside from the Giancarlo Stanton trade, the biggest move the Yankees have made this offseason is replacing Joe Girardi …

Baseball

Looking ahead to 2018 for Indians, Cavs, Browns

The last year was quite a year for Cleveland sports fans. In 2017, the Indians had a 22-game winning streak, something that hadn't been done in more …

Cleveland

Cleveland Indians: Some honorable mentions for the Top 25 in 2017 list

(Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)<p>We begin our look at the top 25 Cleveland Indians players from the 2017 season with a few players who just …

Baseball

Lackey, Lester and Maddux to tee-off at celebrity golf tournament in Florida

While Chicagoans brave the cold weather and snow, three Cubs will be enjoying themselves while playing a golf round of golf in the Sunshine State …

Chicago Cubs

Cleveland Indians: Rounding up all the top stories from 2017

(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)<p>Cleveland Indians fans will have high expectations in 2018, but before we look ahead let’s look back at all the …

Sports

Speros: James Harrison isn’t crying himself to sleep over Pittsburgh’s pique

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Adam Vinatieri