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Cleveland Indians Podcast

Cleveland Indians Podcast


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Cleveland Indians Podcast




71: The Band is Back Together Again

Ryan (@RThompAK13) gets back to his roots with Stephanie Liscio ( @stephaniliscio), and Joe Coblitz (@burningriverbb) o discuss, among other things, the outfield question for the Indians, exit velocity, the increase in home runs in baseball this season (so far), and much more.


70: A World Series 100 Years in the Making

Joe Coblitz of Burning River Baseball hosts Tribe Time Now with guests Vince Guerrieri of Did the Tribe Win Last Night, Stephanie Liscio of It's Pronounced Lajaway and Jake Dungan of Indians Baseball Insider. The Indians are headed to the World Series against the Cubs as both teams look to break extremely long ingless streaks to bring home their first championship since 1948 for the Indians and 1908 for the Cubs. A plethora of topics are discussed, particularly focusing on injuries and...


69: You Da Real ALDS MVP

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball & Jake Dungan ( @JDBaseball) of Indians Baseball Insider are live in studio (sort of) in Goodyear, Arizona for a lengthy dissertation on Indians instructional league and the AFL. Just kidding, it's all about the play-offs, baby! A recap of the ALDS and look forward to the ALCS as the Tribe faces off with Boston in a best of seven for the AL pennant.


68: 2016 ALDS Preview

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) is joined by Nino Colla (@SnarkyNino) of The Tribe Daily and Stephanie Liscio (@StephanieLiscio) of It's Pronounced Lajaway for a look at the Indians upcoming series with Boston in the 2016 ALDS. There's roster and match-up talk as well as an in-depth discussion on the many uses of Michael Martinez. Finally, they wrap up with a little bit on how to pitch to a pirate (meaning Edwin Encarnacion, not a Pittsburgh Pirate).


Weekend Update 41: The Bullpen Is Mightier Than The Sword

Jake Dungan (@JakeDBaseball) of Indians Baseball Insider and Nino Colla ( @SnarkyNino) of The Tribe Daily hit the airwaves for a discussion about the Tribe playoff roster and how their bullpen could still give them an edge in October. Plus, they talk about the awesomeness of Jose Ramirez and preview the AL Cy Young race.


67: Hey Hoysnie!

Joseph Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB), Stephanie Liscio (@StephanieLiscio) and Bob Toth (@theBobToth) get together for the end of the season roundtable as the Tribe's season has been officially ended on September 17th. Topics covered include a potential starting rotation should the Indians have made the post-season as well as the bullpen.


66: Act Like a Winner

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball is joined by Chris Burnham (@CMB1979) of It's Pronounced Lajaway to catch you up on the last two weeks of Tribe. The Indians lost a four-game set with Chicago, but all is not lost. In fact, we've found Josh Tomlin. For your hot takes of the day, a short discussion on the Cavs championship season and a longer one on advanced stats and the Indians broadcast booth. If you hate advanced stats, this is meant for you. Also, if you like...


Weekend Update 40: Carlos Being Carlos

Matt Bretz (@MattB_WOF) of Wahoo's on First makes his first appearance on the Weekend Update, joining Joseph Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball for a full on discussion about Carlos Santana, the playoff race, ballparkitecture and Carlos Santana. Don't forget to drink every time someone mentions Lonnie Chisenhall and you're bound to have a good time.


65: My Coco

Joseph Coblitz from Burning River Baseball and Stephanie Liscio from It's Pronounced Lajaway enjoy the return of Coco Crisp, wonder who else is coming up and think about the Tribe's rotation, bullpen and outfield situation as September call-up season is upon us.


64: Guaranteed Rate Podcast

Joe Coblitz (@burningriverbb) and Bob Toth (@thebobtoth) remember Harambe in a week that saw the Tribe take a couple days off. Instead of just talking Tribe, they focus on a couple stadiums that have had recent changes or need some changes. Don't worry, there is some actual on the field baseball talk eventually.


Weekend Update 39: The Inside Job

Jeff Rich (@ByJeffRich) and Jake Dungan (@JakeDbaseball) reset the Toronto series and re-visit the starting pitching on the Weekend Update. The Tribe walked the tightrope between winning and losing quite a bit in the process of taking two of three from both Chicago and Toronto. There was the incredible ninth inning on Friday night, capped with Tyler Naquin's walk-off home run. Jose Ramirez is still come through in the clutch, And, Cody Allen bounces back from his ninth inning meltdown.


63: Let's Meet on September 23rd

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball talks to Vince Guerreri (@VinceGuerreri) of Did The Tribe Win Last Night? and Jeff Rich ( @ByJeffRich) of Forever Rebuilding on the latest for the top team in the American League. Included is a discussion on who is the top team in the AL as well as some words on the new guys and if any other guys should become new guys.


62: Bye-Bye Lonnie

The Tribe Time Now round table is reconvened to discuss the Indians recent struggles. Is it really time for fans to worry, or are the Indians built to make the playoffs? Jim Pete (@JimPeteEHC), Stephanie Liscio ( @StephanieLiscio), Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) and Bob Toth (@TheBobToth ) discuss the rotation struggles, the wonky bullpen even with Miller, how Michael Martinez never goes away, Tyler Naquin and JRam's stellar seasons, and how Lonnie Chisenhall may find himself out of work in...


Weekend Update 38: A-Rod's the Good Guy

Tribe Time Now's most dangerous writers, Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball and the mercenary Jeff Ellis (@JeffMLBDraft) of wherever he feels like at the moment (Waiting For Next Year at this moment) get together to get into this whole A-Rod thing, the return of Michael Martinez and how the Tribe looks for the rest of the season.


61: Yandy, Where Art Thou?

Jake Dungan (@JakeDBaseball) of Indians Baseball Insider assumes hosting duties this week and is joined by Bob Toth (@TheBobToth) of Did The Tribe Win Last? Night to discuss the Indians' recent struggles against the Twins that, fortunately, ended on Thursday with a 9-6 win. They also touch on the trade deadline and the new acquisitions already making an impact as well as the Tribe's catching woes, Mike Clevinger's future and why the Indians have not yet called up the red-hot Yandy Diaz.


Weekend Update 37: Don't Trade Me Bro

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) is back at the helm of the Weekend Update and joined by Stephanie Liscio (@StephanieLiscio) on the eve of the trade deadline. They talk trades that weren't made and trades that were and whether any other moves are likely or unlikely to take place before the deadline. Finally, they hit on what's left of the minors and how the Major League Indians have been playing without any additions.


60: An Homage to the Trades Never Made

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) and Caitlin Boron (@CLE_ItIsGone) of Burning River Baseball are joined by Chris Burnham (@CMB1979) of It's Pronounced Lajaway on the final Tribe Time Now before the 2016 Trade Deadline. The idea of potential trades is discussed more than any actual possible deals as the focus remains on team and organizational strengths and weaknesses heading into the tail end of the season.


Weekend Update 36: Pure Speculation

Noah Gross (@noah_gross27) is joined by Jim Pete (@jimpeteEHC), and Chris Burnham (@CMB1979). They discuss the struggles in Baltimore, and how much to make of it. The trio analyzes some of the latest trade rumors. The show is wrapped up by talking about where the Indians need help.


59: Untouchable Like Frankie Mejia

Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball and Jake Dungan ( @JakeDBaseball) of Indians Baseball Insider talk about the Indians recent series wins, the needs in the bullpen and some potential trades that could fix them. Included is a slightly deeper than normal look into the Indians minor league system to discover who is untouchable and where the Indians have depth.


Weekend Update 35: Giving Up on Gomes

The Weekend Update goes big time as Danny Cunningham (@DCunninghamCLE) of ESPN Cleveland returns to join Joe Coblitz (@BurningRiverBB) of Burning River Baseball to talk Tribe. Included are why a loss to the Twins in July isn't a big deal, but fixing the two major problems on the Indians roster is. Also, sorry Tommy Hunter.