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Spring Training Rundown: The Long Way to the First DayUpdated Feb 26 Share Tweet
It just hit me so quickly. All this spring training madness. I don't think it slowed down once for me to breath it all in. Maybe it took a crash down to the reality for our spring edition of the Cleveland Indians 2013 squad for me to stop and breathe, b…
Luke Walton Reminds People He's a Member of the Cavs, Win 101-98Updated Feb 26 Share TweetThe talk on social media on Tuesday was that this would be forever remembered as "the Luke Walton Game." On the surface, Luke Walton's 8 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists and a steal are not that impressive. Of every player in the match-up betwee…Share TweetDion Waiters scored 25 points to help make up for the absence of Kyrie Irving, and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped an 11-game losing streak against the Chicago Bulls with a 101-98 victory on Tuesday night.Share TweetBrowns quarterback Brandon Weeden says the player he really is and the player we all saw on the field during his rookie year are not exactly the same player. In an interview on WKNR in Cleveland, Weeden said his rookie year was “average,” but he’s a
Indians Concede Spring Perfection to RoyalsUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetSome things just weren’t meant to last forever, but when it comes to things ending with a thud, the Cleveland Indians could do a lot worse than dropping to 5-1 in Cactus League play on February 26lth. But, the 1972 Dolphins will need to hold off on th
A Big MAC Attack: A year after Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club B…Updated Feb 26 Share TweetA year after Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and a year before man landed on the moon, we witnessed another moment in our history that, when you come right down to it, was probably just as culturally significant. Its origin and contents are like t
Cleveland Browns and NFL Combine 2013 P.M. links: Free agency begins March 12; post-combine offensive player rankingsUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetThe Browns haven't fared particularly well in recent free-agency periods. The NFL Scouting Combine has concluded. More Browns and combine story links.Share TweetGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- New Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona has named Justin Masterson his starter for opening day.
Reliever Joseph strikes out the side againUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetDonnie Joseph struck out the side in the Indians' fifth on Tuesday, dispensing the three batters on the minimum nine pitches. He had fanned all three Rangers he faced on Saturday, throwing 15 pitches.Source: MLB.com
Five myths about Brandon Weeden, Jason Kipnis against lefties and Cavs expectations: Blog RoundupUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetHere are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns, Cavaliers and Indians. Featured today are Dawgs By Nature, It's Pronounced Lajaway and Fear the Sword.
Reds use caution with Frazier's healing calfUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetThe Reds aren't taking the slightest of chances of players with even minor injuries this early in Spring Training. Third baseman Todd Frazier has not played since Saturday, when he strained his left calf sliding into third base against the Indians.Source: MLB.com
Risky draft prospect for Browns, SteelersUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetGeorgia linebacker Jarvis Jones is a perfect fit for the Browns' new 3-4 defense. Jones is the exact pass-rush terror the Steelers need to eventually replace James Harrison. But the Browns and Steelers could both pass on the FBS leader in sacks in the f…Source: ESPN.com
Mary Kay Cabot talks with 92.3 The Fan on Brandon Weeden getting flak from teammatesUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetPlain Dealer Browns reporter Mary Kay Cabot joined Baskin and Phelps on 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM) today to talk Browns.Share TweetMichael Brantley is wearing a protective wrap on his left forearm at the Cleveland Indians' training camp and has no timetable for returning to the lineup.Source: ESPN.com
Top Cleveland Sports Figures, By the Numbers - #25Updated Feb 26 Share TweetThe first minor league baseball game I ever went to was in 1991. I was 9 going on 10, and my dad took me to go see the AA Canton-Akron Indians. The tickets, parking and food were all cheaper than the big league club, and the baseball was almost as good.…Share TweetThe NFL regular season is still months away, but the NFL Network is providing Browns fans with a football fix through special encore broadcasts of "NFL Road Tested" all next month.Source: clevelandbrowns.com
Talk Tribe, Browns and Cavs with Terry Pluto today at noonUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetGet your questions ready and join Terry Pluto today at noon as he talks Cleveland sports.
NFL Combine 2013 Morning Update: Cleveland Browns could have their eyes on several defensive backs on final dayUpdated Feb 26 Share TweetThe Browns will get a close look at defensive backs today during the final day of the NFL Combine.
Cavs Stun Bulls In ChicagoFeb 26Cavs hang on to top Bulls, 101-98.
Johnny Damon Would Return To YankeesFeb 26With Curtis Granderson sidelined for 10 weeks due to injury, Johnny Damon would be interested in returning to New York.
2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done rightFeb 26We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office jobFeb 26The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mailFeb 26Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
Adande/Gutierrez: Who's the NBA's most clutch player?Feb 26Which player gets the ball in crunch time? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.