Articles by Matt Lofgren

Kipnis to Make Season Debut Friday in Chicago

The Indians have activated all-star second baseman Jason Kipnis from the 10-day disabled list and optioned third baseman Yandy Diaz to Class-AAA Columbus. Kipnis will be in the lineup Friday against the White Sox and…


Five Notes on the Indians’ Sweep of the Twins

Rolling into Minnesota for the first time this season, the Indians came away with a three-game sweep of the Twin after dropping the team’s last three series. Starting the series in last place in the…


Five Notes on Tribe’s Start to Road Trip

Heading out from Cleveland to Minnesota, the Indians just felt like they were right on the cusp of something big, despite losing their third series in a row after dropping two of three to Detroit….


5 Notes From Tigers-Indians Series

Five notes from the Detroit Series Returning home for a six-game home stand against two American League Central opponents, the Indians dropped their third series in a row on Sunday and fell to 5-7 on…



5 Notes on Cleveland Indians’ Home Opener

It was a day almost six months in the making and the Indians did not disappoint. Playing off the high emotions and success of last season, the Indians took one more day to relive the…



Tribe Starting Pitching Off to Slow Start

Is it too early to be concerned with the Indians’ starting pitching? Sure, the Tribe bullpen has been outstanding in a good amount of use, but Indians starters have given up 17 runs so far…


5 Notes on Tribe’s Opening Sweep

Since the last out of game seven of the World Series, the buzz word around the Indians has been expectations. Knowing that it’s hard enough to gear up for another post season run, the expectations…