Category Archives: MLB

Who’s In? Who’s Out?

It is pretty safe to say that the 2010 season has been a long, depressing crap shoot for the Cleveland Indians. Injuries and poor on-field performances will do that to you. Clearly the Indians’ problems seem to run much deeper … Continue reading

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Indians Continue to Suck at Home

So Tuesday night’s game was pretty brutal to watch. The Baltimore Orioles came into Cleveland riding a hot streak since the announcement of Buck Showalter as the new head coach. The Orioles came in to the night at 6-1 in … Continue reading

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The Little Things Give us Away

In a rough, rebuilding, season in any sports it is important to be objective and take stock of the important things. In baseball they are intangibles, the little things. Little things like pride, heart, grit, determination. These “little things” are … Continue reading

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See Ya Jake

On Saturday the Cleveland Indians and fans of the team said goodbye to a long time fan-favorite, Jake Westbrook. Tribe fans had a long relationship with the veteran sinker-ball specialist. The Indians acquired Westbrook in 2000 when they sent slugger … Continue reading

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Contemplating Masterson

One of the biggest question marks that the Cleveland Indians have on their 25 man roster, is the role of Justin Masterson. The Indians acquired the starter/reliever hybrid from the Boston Red Sox in last summer’s un-popular Victor Martinez trade. … Continue reading

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July Trade Deadline Passes

As of 4PM eastern time on Saturday July 31st the Major League Baseball trade deadline passed, and with it’s passing the Indians were looking at a stellar list of trades. Coming into the 2010 season all Indians fans knew that … Continue reading

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Indians Still in Funk

The Indians packed their bags after a rough series with the Yankees, in which they lost 3 out of 4, and played like a Double-A team the last two games. They headed off to Toronto to face the Blue Jays, … Continue reading

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Roster Moves A-Plenty

Mitch Talbot’s back strain is sending him to the 15 day disabled list. Which really is no surprise, however, it might affect how the remainder of his rookie season plays out. His placement on the DL sparked several other roster … Continue reading

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Indians fall flat – Andy Marte the closer…

Evidently the entire Indians roster forgot how to play baseball in the last 2 games of the 4 game set against the damn New York Yankees. It really ws not hat I expected the Tribe to sweep the series against … Continue reading

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Time to Think Trades

It is that time of year again in the Baseball season. All winning teams are looking for a player or two who could put them over the edge and help them in a push for the playoffs. In the past … Continue reading

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The Awesomeness That Is: Carlos Santana

Sooooo, what now? We are trying to return to some normalcy here at the Lake Erie Soldiers after an extended hiatus due to my college graduation and subsequent marriage, which put a halt on all our free time. But what … Continue reading

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An Essay about Baseball

Here’s a little something from my other blog… about the Magic of Baseball. Enjoy. http://zachkellyshistorythesiskcmonarchs.umwblogs.org/web-essay/

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Indians Red Hot

6 – 6 through 12 games for the Cleveland Indians so far in 2010. There has been a fair mixture of really good and really bad, in all facets of the game thus far. One thing that is clearly obvious … Continue reading

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Bench Jhonny Peralta

It is time.  8 games into the 2010 MLB season, the calls from the fans are beginning to become clear, as sad as it might be, one of my favorite Indians players of the past few years, the guy we … Continue reading

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Weekend Series Preview

With the 2-1 Tribe riding high after an extra innings series clincher against the ChiSox, the team should be full of confidence heading into the second series of the season against the 2-1 Detroit Tigers. It should be a good … Continue reading

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