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Looking for a sub-.500 team that could break through and make the playoffs next year? The Indians...

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Looking for a sub-.500 team that could break through and make the playoffs next year? The Indians are that team.

Jonah Keri on Grantland Since it's Grantland, there's some hyperbole. And it seems to have been published before DJ went to CHC.

Indians Sign Nick Johnson

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I always kinda liked Johnson's skills, but there's not a ton of room to fit in here. He's kind of a poor man's Pronk (which is also what Pronk is these days), and I'm hoping he doesn't spend much time spelling Laporta at first. UPDATE: It's a minor league deal. -afh

Former Brewers Galore

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oh my! This Indians article is about 3 11 former Brewers system players: Branyan, Brantley, and the LaPortas "Brantley, a prized acquisition in the 2008 CC Sabathia trade with the Brewers" - um....he wasn't the "prized" one...he was a PTBNL whereas LaPorta WAS the prize.

LaPorta Called Up

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Crowe to DL. (Updated link to Castro's article.)

Sox looking for a new DH?

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David Ortiz is so bad that it might be time for a trade.

He looked good enough to be in the big leagues to me... If they need a corner outfielder, I...

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He looked good enough to be in the big leagues to me... If they need a corner outfielder, I wouldn't feel uncomfortable at all starting him in the big leagues—he should be one of their first call-ups unless they decide to work his service clock.

says some scout quoted on BP's recent Future Shock article on Matt LaPorta.

AL Central Top 50 Prospects

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How do the Royals prospects stack up against the rest of the AL Central prospects?

Baseball America's Top 100 Prospects

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Carlos Santana and Matt Laporta go 26 and 27 respectively, The Weglarz pops in at 58, and some respect for our boy Adam Miller in at 82. There's also an interesting link here, that breaks down their list looking at where these players signed from, if drafted where in the draft, nationality, etc.

BP Top 100 Prospects

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Kevin Goldstein lists his top 100 prospects. Cleveland Indians' Matt LaPorta ranks at 30th, Carlos Santana at 33rd, and Nicholas Weglarz at 83rd.

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