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News and Notes for Thursday, March 5, 2020
Francisco Lindor has been very clear that he wants top dollar, nothing less.
Francisco Lindor homers, Aaron Civale looks flawless for Cleveland Indians in 6-2 exhibition win against Arizona – cleveland.com – Lindor’s three-run homer in the third inning was the difference for the Indians in a 6-2 exhibition win.
Indians’ Carlos Carrasco Turns a Cancer Ordeal Into a Ray of Light – The New York Times
The longtime Cleveland starter received a diagnosis of chronic myeloid leukemia last spring, then spent much of his recovery time helping others.
Cleveland Indians spring training report for March 5 – cleveland.com – Can Zach Plesac keep the Tribe’s starting pitchers on a roll in Cactus League play?
5 young players turning heads in Indians camp – MLB.com polled a dozen players in the Indians’ clubhouse to see which younger faces have impressed the most so far. Let’s take a look at who, in order, received the most votes:
How the Cleveland Indians Crowded Outfield is Playing Out Halfway Into Spring Training – One spot that remains a mystery is that of the outfield.
It’s Time to Commit or Quit on Lindor | FanGraphs Baseball – When seeing the Brewers close a long-term pact with their superstar, it’s not hard to contrast it with the behavior of the Cleveland Indians.
Around the League
- Some teams want to keep their star
- One player from each team turning heads at camp
- Bryce Harper hits the ball very far
- Chria Sale will not need TJ surgery
- Cubs v Cardinals in London still on despite virus scare