Cleveland Indians fans now can play fantasy football against Tribe players in a new charity league called Masty’s Mania. Indians players scheduled to participate in the league include Justin Masterson, Michael Brantley, Jason Kipnis, Bryan Shaw, Marc Rzepczynski and Scott Atchison.
The Cleveland Indians today issued a statement concerning the news of Cory Barron's death:
"The Cleveland Indians are saddened by the news of Cory Barron's untimely death and wish to extend their sincere condolences to the Barron family and friends. We are cooperating with the authorities in their investigation and do not have additional comment at this time."
The Cleveland Indians and Live Nation are reminding fans of ballpark policies and procedures in advance of Friday's "Burn It Down" tour concert at Progressive Field, featuring Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line and Tyler Farr.
Major League Baseball, Target Corp (NYSE: TGT) and PEOPLE today announced the 30 winners in the "Target Presents PEOPLE All-Star Teachers" campaign, which celebrates remarkable current and retired teachers who make an impact on the lives of their students and communities. Jacqui Spetrino, teacher at Dale R. Rice Elementary School in Mentor, OH, has been selected by fans to represent the Cleveland Indians.
As evidenced by Cleveland being named host city for the 2016 Republican National Convention, Ohio once again will be a swing state in the next presidential election cycle. But first: Ohio also will play a crucial role in the American League All-Star Final Vote, political analysts said on Tuesday.
The Cleveland Indians today announced that Double-A Akron OF ANTHONY GALLAS has been named Indians Minor League Player of the Week for June 30-July 6. The Indians Player of the Week Award recognizes an individual performance from within the Indians Player Development System and is announced each Tuesday through the end of the Minor League season.
The Cleveland Indians were informed today that OF MICHAEL BRANTLEY has been selected as a reserve to the 2014 American League All-Star team as the result of player voting. Additionally, RHP COREY KLUBER has been selected as one of five (5) "Final Vote" candidates for a chance to join Brantley on the A.L. squad.
The Cleveland Indians today announced the following roster moves relative to the Major League roster: Selected the contract of OF TYLER HOLT (#62) from the AAA Columbus Clippers. Placed OF MICHAEL BOURN (left hamstring strain) on the 15-day Disabled List.
The Cleveland Indians will honor fallen, current and future military heroes from the United States military during the club's first Homestand Heroes event before, during and after the club's game against the Kansas City Royals on July 4.
Six Major League Baseball Players and five Baseball Hall of Fame members have been selected as finalists for the second annual Bob Feller Act of Valor Award. Nominees were evaluated on their baseball accomplishments, integrity and character, service to our country, and community involvement. In addition, the United States Navy has provided nominations for the Navy Chief Petty Officer awardee. One player, one Hall of Famer, and one Navy Chief will be selected by the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award Foundation as the winners, and will be honored in a Veterans Day ceremony at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C.
CLEVELAND, OH - The Cleveland Indians today announced that Triple-A Columbus CA ROBERTO PEREZ has been named Indians Minor League Player of the Week for June 23-29. The Indians Player of the Week Award recognizes an individual performance from within the Indians Player Development System and is announced each Tuesday through the end of the Minor League season.