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Cleveland Indians' manager Terry Francona's patience is a virtue -- Bud Shaw

Cleveland.com (Bud Shaw, The Plain Dealer) — Nick Swisher and Carlos Santana might have struggled early this season, but Terry Francona is smart to give them a chance to warm up (like the rest of us).
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Cleveland Indians fall to Detroit Tigers, 7-5, as Danny Salazar folds in fifth

Cleveland.com (Paul Hoynes, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Danny Salazar collapsed in the fifth inning as the Indians lost to the Tigers on Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park.
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Sports Insider: Don and Chris Shula talk about Pro Football Hall of Fame Fan Fest; Paul Hoynes on Tribe

Cleveland.com (Glenn Moore, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Watch Sports Insider where we discussed AJ McCarron, Tribe and spoke with Don and Chris Shula.
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Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers: Get updates and chat live Wednesday with Zack Meisel at 1:08 p.m.

Cleveland.com (Zack Meisel, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Danny Salazar will look to help the Indians (7-7) win for the third time in four games after Yan Gomes had a two-run triple and Lonnie Chisenhall added two hits in the series opener after...
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Starting lineups for Thursday's Cleveland Indians -- Detroit Tigers game

Cleveland.com (Zack Meisel, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — The Indians will attempt to sweep a quick, two-game series at Comerica Park on Thursday. Here are the starting lineups and the pitching matchup.
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Watch Sports Insider at 11:30 a.m.: Chris Shula on the Pro Football Hall of Fame Fan Fest; talk Browns and Indians

Cleveland.com (cleveland.com) — Watch Sports Insider today at 11:30 a.m. as our crew will talk Indians, Cavaliers and Browns.
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Where can I watch Thursday's Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers game?

Cleveland.com (cleveland.com) — Justin Verlander takes the mound as Detroit looks to break out of its slump Thursday against the visiting Cleveland Indians.
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Terry Pluto's Cleveland Indians Scribbles: Axford delivers a bounce-back save, McAllister puts Tigers in deep freeze

Cleveland.com (Terry Pluto, The Plain Dealer) — Zach McAllister as allowed only one run in his last two starts, striking out 11 and walking two in 13 2/3 innings.
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Production in the Cleveland Indians' lineup coming from the guys at the bottom: Zack Meisel's musings

Cleveland.com (Zack Meisel, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Lonnie Chisenhall, David Murphy and Yan Gomes have anchored Cleveland's offense thus far in 2014.
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Cleveland Indians On Deck: Game 15 vs. Detroit Tigers

Cleveland.com (Dennis Manoloff, The Plain Dealer) — Indians RHP Danny Salazar has had two bad starts to begin his season. He faces the Tigers and RHP Justin Verlander on Thursday afternoon in Detroit.
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RHP Zach McAllister, CA Yan Gomes carry Cleveland Indians: DMan's Report, Game 14, Wednesday

Cleveland.com (Dennis Manoloff, The Plain Dealer) — Right-hander Zach McAllister posted his second straight quality start Wednesday night, helping the Indians defeat the Tigers in Detroit.
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Cleveland Indians beat Detroit Tigers, 3-2, behind strong start by Zach McAllister

Cleveland.com (Paul Hoynes, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Closer John Axford slams the door in tense for his fifth save of the season.
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John Axford trying to close books on walks: Cleveland Indians notebook

Cleveland.com (Paul Hoynes, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Manager Terry Francona isn't worried about closer John Axford's early-season struggles with the strike zone.
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Pitching is the only way the Cleveland Indians can close the gap with Detroit: Terry Pluto

Cleveland.com (Terry Pluto, The Plain Dealer) — A year ago, the Tribe was 4-15 vs. Detroit. The Indians need to change that to have any hope of contending in the Central Division.
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Carlos Santana says his defensive responsibilities are taking away from his hitting, but he stresses that it's still early

Cleveland.com (Zack Meisel, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — "What I don't want to lose sight of is -- before the season, he was all in," Francona said. "I don't want to let a low start with the bat ruin that."
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No comeback for Tiger first base coach Omar Vizquel: Cleveland Indians chatter

Cleveland.com (Paul Hoynes, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Omar Vizquel is still trying to get the hang of hitting fungoes as the Tigers first base coach.
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Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers: Get updates and chat live Wednesday with Zack Meisel

Cleveland.com (Zack Meisel, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — In Wednesday night's opener of a weather-shortened series against the Detroit Tigers, Zach McAllister draws the tough task of opposing Anibal Sanchez, who looks to continue his dominance over the...
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Starting lineups for Wednesday's Cleveland Indians -- Detroit Tigers game

Cleveland.com (Zack Meisel, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Michael Bourn will lead off for the Indians for the first time this season.
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Paul Hoynes on the Tribe's start to the season, starting rotation and sending down Nyjer Morgan: Podcast

Cleveland.com (Glenn Moore, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Is staying around .500 positive for the month of April? Who could be a "shot in the arm" for the Tribe if the hitting continues to struggle? Cleveland.com's Tribe beat writer Paul Hoynes answered...
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Sin-tax "moochers" and other reader comments. Why a multi-county sin tax won't happen: Mark Naymik

Cleveland.com (Mark Naymik, Northeast Ohio Media Group) — Convincing state lawmakers to change the state law to allow multi-county sin taxes would take a much larger lobbying effort. Success would be as likely as a Browns' championship this year.
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Blog Articles

Cleveland Indians Minor League Update: April 16-22

Lets Go Tribe! (Ryan) — The weekly Tribe minor-league discussion/news/box score post. Previous Updates: April 3-8 April 9-15 Minor-League Rosters Here are the four full-season rosters as they stand today....
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Carlos Santana says changing positions has affected his hitting

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — Santana is in the midst of an ugly slump and says his new role is affecting him (but he doesn't sound worried). Carlos Santana is off to a very ugly start, in terms of his batting average...
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Indians news & notes (Thursday): Trevor Bauer looks great again

Lets Go Tribe! (woodsmeister) — The strike zone is improving and so is Trevor Bauer Recap and Notes Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers - April 16, 2014 | MLB.com recap - Jordan Bastian's recap Cleveland Indians...
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Indians vs. Tigers recap (Wednesday): Tribe wins on strong start by Zach McAllister

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — Zach McAllister made his second strong start in a row as the Tribe won their first battle with the Tigers this season. Game 14:  Indians 3, Tigers 2 It wasn't easy,  because things...
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Survey results from Let's Go Tribe's "Get to Know You" thread

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — Here are some of the findings from the survey questions posed to LGT readers at the start of the season. When did we become fans? Who is our favorite player? Bear vs. Gorilla... what's it going to...
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The Indians are overdue for a really good closer

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — The Indians are overdue for a dominant closer who makes things easier on fans. After successfully converting his first four save attempts with the team, new Indians closer John Axford blew...
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Indians news and notes (Wednesday): No makeup date announced yet

Lets Go Tribe! (westbrook) — Much baseball was postponed yesterday. The first game of the Indians - Tigers season series was snowed out last night. It will be made up at a later date, not during this series. Many other...
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Indians activate Michael Bourn from DL, send Nyjer Morgan to Columbus

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — The Indians get their center fielder back, while the Clippers get a folk hero. The Indians have activated center fielder Michael Bourn from the disabled list, Nyjer Morgan has been...
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Know Thy Enemy: Q&A with Rob Rogacki of Bless You Boys

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — Rob Rogacki, editor and writer for our Detroit Tigers cousin, Bless You Boys, took the time to answer a few questions about his favorite team. The Indians face the Tigers for the first time...
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Series preview: Indians vs. Tigers (April 15-17)

Lets Go Tribe! (talonk) — The Indians conclude their first divisional road trip by spending the weekend in the Motor City at Comerica Park. The Tribe finish this road trip with a three game set scheduled with the...
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Indians starting rotation problems: More innings needed

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — The quality of the work hasn't been fantastic, but it's the quantity of the work that really needs to improve. Starting pitching has been a problem for the Indians so far in 2014, both in...
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Jackie Robinson Day Tribe News and Notes

Lets Go Tribe! (woodsmeister) — MLB celebrates Jackie Robinson, Michael Bourn expected to return today and early returns on the Carlos Santana Experiment. Jackie Robinson Day Jackie Robinson's legacy to be honored with...
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Indians Player of the Week (April 7-13): Bauer, Kluber, McAllister, or Murphy?

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — The birth of his second child denied Lonnie Chisenhall much of an opportunity to defend his title, so there will be a new winner this week. It's time for out weekly look at the Tribe's top...
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AL Central Week in Review (April 7-13)

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — Last week's action from around the division, with highlights, lowlights, scores, injuries, schedules, and more AL Central standings (through Sunday, April 13): Team W L GB RS ...
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Indians news & notes 4/14/14: Rotation, rotation, rotation

Lets Go Tribe! (Phil Kehres) — The Tribe's rotation has stumbled early, but there have been some encouraging signs lately. It's a new week, and a much-needed day off for the Tribe. As the team heads into a series with...
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Indians vs. White Sox recap (Sunday): Alexei Ramirez walk-off home run costs Tribe game

Lets Go Tribe! (Ash Day) — The Indians lost 4-3 to the White Sox on Sunday afternoon after Alexei Ramirez hit a two-run walk-off homer to end it in the bottom of the ninth. Game 13: White Sox 4,  Indians 3 The...
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1954 Cleveland Indians (April 12-18): Early Wynn wins on Opening Day

Lets Go Tribe! (talonk) — After four straight 90 win seasons and three consecutive second place finishes, the Indians were desperate to find a way to overcome the Yankee juggernaut. This is the first of a weekly (I hope)...
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Indians fans apologize to David Murphy

Lets Go Tribe! (Jason Lukehart) — A fanbase tried to make amends... There were mixed reactions when the Indians signed David Murphy to a 2-year, $12-million deal in November. In Murphy, some saw a player who'd been an...
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Cleveland Indians Sunday News and Notes: April 13, 2014

Lets Go Tribe! (Ryan) — We'll take yesterday's win, but that victory came in spite yet another poor outing by an Indians starter. Yesterday's Game Saturday game recap: Masterson struggles but Indians double up White...
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Saturday game recap: Masterson struggles but Indians double up White Sox 12-6

Lets Go Tribe! (Ryan) — Masterson's struggles continued an ominous trend, but the bullpen and the offense overcame another short outing by a Tribe starter. Game 12: Indians 12, White Sox 6 The Indians' starting...
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