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Bourn Being Pursued by Indians

Bourn Being Pursued by Indians

Dave Mitchell February 7, 2013 Comments Off on Bourn Being Pursued by Indians

It appears the purse strings in Cleveland have been loosened. Surprisingly the Indians have expressed an interest in free agent outfielder Michael Bourn. As inconceivable as this may be, it comes from a reputable

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Capps In with Tribe.  Could Perez be Out?

Capps In with Tribe. Could Perez be Out?

Dave Mitchell February 7, 2013 Comments Off on Capps In with Tribe. Could Perez be Out?

Last Thursday the Cleveland Indians signed oft-injured reliever Matt Capps to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training with the big league club. The Tribe’s pitchers and catchers are scheduled to

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Hafner Being Courted by Yankees

Hafner Being Courted by Yankees

Dave Mitchell January 31, 2013 Comments Off on Hafner Being Courted by Yankees

It’s been an off season of moves for the Cleveland Indians, from exciting to boring. A new manager, right fielder and a highly touted pitching prospect headline the moves made by the Tribe. However

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Two Baseball Icons Pass Away Saturday

Two Baseball Icons Pass Away Saturday

Dave Mitchell January 20, 2013 Comments Off on Two Baseball Icons Pass Away Saturday

Over the weekend the baseball world lost two of it’s most precious names in Stan Musial and Earl Weaver. Ten years apart in age these two made names for themselves in different ways, yet

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Random Sports “Footnotes”

Random Sports “Footnotes”

Dave Mitchell January 17, 2013 Comments Off on Random Sports “Footnotes”

Every once in awhile thoughts shake around in the brain with enough legs to speak on, yet not enough to write about. It’s time to take a look at some “Footnotes”.   TERRY FRANCONA’S

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Baseball HOF Losing It’s Luster

Baseball HOF Losing It’s Luster

Dave Mitchell January 10, 2013 Comments Off on Baseball HOF Losing It’s Luster

For only the eighth time in Major League Baseball history, not a single player was voted into the Hall of Fame yesterday by the Baseball Writers of America. In one day, the BBWAA has

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New Year Wishes Abound for Cleveland

New Year Wishes Abound for Cleveland

Dave Mitchell January 2, 2013 Comments Off on New Year Wishes Abound for Cleveland

With a New Year come resolutions and wishes for all. Especially in the world of sports. 2013 brings with it hope and anticipation for every sports fan. Without hope, why bother? So in that

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#Indians Weaker after Choo Deal

#Indians Weaker after Choo Deal

Dave Mitchell December 11, 2012 Comments Off on #Indians Weaker after Choo Deal

Shin Soo Choo is gone. The Indians traded the Scott Boras client to the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday night in a three-team deal many think is lopsided in Cleveland’s favor. They think wrong. The Indians

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Indians Sign Reynolds and Still Save Money

Indians Sign Reynolds and Still Save Money

Dave Mitchell December 11, 2012 Comments Off on Indians Sign Reynolds and Still Save Money

Another year of the MLB Winter Meetings have come and gone. Another year of rumors and innuendo surrounding the Cleveland Indians, yet nothing happening. This should come as no surprise. When the Indians hired

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Indians Prepare for Moves at Winter Meetings

Indians Prepare for Moves at Winter Meetings

Dave Mitchell December 3, 2012 Comments Off on Indians Prepare for Moves at Winter Meetings

Baseball’s winter meetings begin today in Nashville, Tennessee. This being the holiday season, it’s time to form a “wish-list” for the Cleveland Indians. The only wish should be the Indians do something and not

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Shapiro’s Comment to Fans — “Stay Away”

Shapiro’s Comment to Fans — “Stay Away”

Dave Mitchell November 29, 2012 Comments Off on Shapiro’s Comment to Fans — “Stay Away”

In this day and age, just after a tumultuous election campaign, a business owner or their employee would never tell a possible patron to stay away. Unless, of course, your Angus T. Jones of

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Three Positives for the Indians

Three Positives for the Indians

Dave Mitchell July 12, 2012 Comments Off on Three Positives for the Indians

During this past Monday night’s “Ohio Baseball Weekly” show on Ultimatesportstalk.com that Mark Donahue and I co-host every week, I was caught by surprise by a question from George, one of our fans.  We

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Mariano Rivera Injured – Is His Hall of Fame Career Over?

Mariano Rivera Injured – Is His Hall of Fame Career Over?

Ultimate Sports Talk May 4, 2012 Comments Off on Mariano Rivera Injured – Is His Hall of Fame Career Over?

Article Republished Courtesy of Fox Sports Latino The New York Yankees’ 12-time All-Star and baseball’s greatest closer, Mariano Rivera, has torn his ACL and meniscus Thursday night before the Yankees’ game in Kansas City

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AP: Buck Showalter gets 1,000th Victory, Beat Yankees 7-1

AP: Buck Showalter gets 1,000th Victory, Beat Yankees 7-1

Ultimate Sports Talk May 1, 2012 Comments Off on AP: Buck Showalter gets 1,000th Victory, Beat Yankees 7-1

NEW YORK – Buck Showalter sat by his desk as his cellphone beeped loudly every 30 seconds or so, no doubt with texts and emails of congratulations. He didn’t want to think about his

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Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer Loves Fantasy Baseball

Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer Loves Fantasy Baseball

Ultimate Sports Talk April 21, 2012 Comments Off on Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer Loves Fantasy Baseball

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVTcMSMOjGk Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer joins the CBS Sports Fantasy Baseball 360 team for a quick interview discussing his love for Fantasy Baseball. If you really enjoy listening to politicians fake their way

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Cleveland Indians:  Carlos Santana Signs Extension

Cleveland Indians: Carlos Santana Signs Extension

Dave Mitchell April 10, 2012 Comments Off on Cleveland Indians: Carlos Santana Signs Extension

In a year the Cleveland Indians front office expects to contend in the AL Central Division, steps are being taken to make sure contention is possible in the years to come. The Indians announced

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Cincinnati Reds 2012 Season Preview

Cincinnati Reds 2012 Season Preview

Ultimate Sports Talk March 25, 2012 Comments Off on Cincinnati Reds 2012 Season Preview

Opening day is right around the corner and I thought it best to share some thoughts and ‘casts that I have found throughout the web on some of my personal favorite teams. As a

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Chipper Jones Injured! Career Over?

Chipper Jones Injured! Career Over?

Ultimate Sports Talk March 25, 2012 Comments Off on Chipper Jones Injured! Career Over?

Video Courtesy: JR Sports Brief SOURCE: Associated Press Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones will miss the start of his farewell season. Two days after Jones announced this will be his final year, the

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Few Changes to MLB 12: The Show, Leave Fans Wanting More

Few Changes to MLB 12: The Show, Leave Fans Wanting More

Ultimate Sports Talk March 25, 2012 Comments Off on Few Changes to MLB 12: The Show, Leave Fans Wanting More

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=czFMewVEhYY “The Show” has dominated baseball gaming for a few years now, and although 2K’s rival franchise closed the gap some in 2011, it has widened again in 2012. What makes this year’s offering

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BREAKING NEWS – Reds close to deal with Phillies for Hammels

BREAKING NEWS – Reds close to deal with Phillies for Hammels

Ultimate Sports Talk March 20, 2012 Comments Off on BREAKING NEWS – Reds close to deal with Phillies for Hammels

Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips, in the final year of his contract with the team, is the primary target in trade talks with the Philadelphia Phillies. According to reports the Phillies would give

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