President Chris Antonetti and General Manager Mike Chernoff pieced together a championship caliber roster thanks to the acquisition of seven different pieces over the year that once meshed together with a very strong core propelled them to the World Series...
November 15, 2016
The Indians have opened up their "bank vault" to sign a veteran free agent. It's Austin Kearns and no, this isn't a reprint of a story from last January. It is the Indians doing what they do. Recycle. Kearns is now on the same career path as Russell Branyan -- a solid clubhouse guy with some playing ability, sure as shootin' to be dealt to a contender before the trading deadline for a "prospect".
December 20, 2010
Sometimes, deals get made that turn around a player. How a player performs in one location doesn't mean he'll be that good - or that bad - in another. It's the old 'change of scenery' idea. Maybe, the Nationals could hook up to change some scenery for two struggling players.
July 7, 2008
The Washington Nationals shipped five players to the Cincinnati Reds as part of an eight player deal that brings outfielder Austin Kearns to the nation's capital. The deal also brings shortstop Felipe Lopez and reliever Ryan Wagner to the Nats.
July 14, 2006