Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast

Get the latest news and analysis about the Cleveland Guardians from Paul Hoynes, Joe Noga and special guests on cleveland.com

Baseball
Sports News
301
Are the Reds the only potential suitors left fo...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what's left of the trade landscape after Oakland acquired Elvis Andrus over the weekend.
22 min
302
How does signing Eddie Rosario impact the compe...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what adding Eddie Rosario to the outfield means to at least one big infield battle.
26 min
303
Can Bryan Shaw and Heath Hembree solidify a you...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the two veteran relievers can bring to Cleveland.
21 min
304
Do allegations against Mickey Callaway show a w...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss the latest allegations of misconduct in MLB, starting with ex-Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway.
23 min
305
What does signing Eddie Rosario mean for Amed R...
Will Cleveland head to training camp with two Rosarios on the roster, or will the Indians work a trade for the once-prized shortstop?
25 min
306
Cleveland Indians free agency, trade rumors and...
In this special live edition of the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast, Indians SubText subscribers chat with Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga about the latest news from MLB.
32 min
307
Does baseball's Hall of Fame voting system need...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the Hall of Fame voting results for 2021 and discuss whether or not the system still works.
26 min
308
Does bringing back César Hernández dull the sti...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss the Cleveland Indians signing free agent second baseman César Hernández.
23 min
309
Rembering Hammerin' Hank and tracking the lates...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look back at the life of legendary slugger Hank Aaron and provide thoughts on the impending Hall of Fame announcement.
37 min
310
What will the Cleveland Indians do with two sho...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Cleveland's options with a pair of shortstops acquired in the Francisco Lindor trade.
22 min
311
Talking Cleveland Indians' payroll and Corey Kl...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Cleveland's highest-paid players and try to predict the future for Corey Kluber in New York.
29 min
312
Breaking down the Cleveland Indians' pitching r...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Cleveland's options for starting pitchers as spring training draws closer.
27 min
313
Carlos Carrasco meets the Mets and Liam Hendric...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Carlos Carrasco's introduction to the New York Media and what Liam Hendricks' contract with Chicago means to the Indians.
22 min
314
First impressions from Francisco Lindor's debut...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what Francisco Lindor had to say as he was introduced to the New York media on Monday.
26 min
315
Where do the Cleveland Indians go from here aft...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look ahead for the Cleveland Indians in the aftermath of Thursday's blockbuster trade.
27 min
316
Can trading Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasc...
Doug Lesmerises joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to weed through the positives and negatives of Thursday's blockbuster trade.
25 min
317
New Year's resolutions for the Cleveland Indian...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss New Year's resolutions for Indians players, coaches and more.
26 min
318
Who benefits most from Cleveland Indians traini...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the decision to phase in training camp arrivals for the Cleveland Indians.
28 min
319
Cleveland Indians and MLB predictions for the 2...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga gaze into the crystal ball and make predictions for the Indians and MLB in 2021.
24 min
320
What gifts would you get the Cleveland Indians ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga go over Christmas gift ideas from text subscribers for the Cleveland Indians in 2020.
24 min
321
Is DJ LeMahieu's free agency holding up a Franc...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what's taking so long for the Cleveland Indians to trade Francisco Lindor.
25 min
322
Breaking down Terry Francona's winter meetings ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga go over what Cleveland manager Terry Francona discussed during his winter meetings press availability.
27 min
323
Is now the best time for a Cleveland Indians na...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the complex timing of the decision to change names for Cleveland's baseball team.
25 min
324
Where does Trevor Stephan fit in the Cleveland ...
The Indians selected Stephan in the Rule 5 Draft. Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at where he could help Cleveland.
25 min
325
Could virtual MLB Winter Meetings limit the Fra...
Is the market for trading Indians All-Star Francisco Lindor limited by not having in-person winter meetings?
25 min
326
Cleveland Indians have lots of outfield options...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Indians can expect from their stable of major league outfielders in 2021.
24 min
327
What will minor league baseball look like in 20...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at upcoming changes to the minor league baseball system, including the Scrappers' new league.
21 min
328
Would a Carlos Correa trade make it harder for ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how the trade market for Lindor could change with Correa on the block.
22 min
329
How does DeMarlo Hale fit as the Cleveland Indi...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how new Indians bench coach DeMarlo Hale fits with the club.
21 min
330
What Cleveland Indians 40-man roster additions ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Indians prospects that could be added to the 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft.
27 min
331
Are Omar Vizquel's chances for the Hall of Fame...
Cleveland.com Indians beat reporter Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner break down Omar Vizquel's career and why the arrow is pointing up toward his induction into the Hall of Fame.
26 min
332
Did baseball writers get it right with Clevelan...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the MVP ballot results and discuss baseball's recent front office hirings.
24 min
333
Are Shane Bieber and José Ramírez the best barg...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the team-friendly salaries of the AL Cy Young winner and a three-time MVP finalist?
22 min
334
Cy Young preview: Shane Bieber's rise, Trevor B...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga set up Wednesday's Cy Young Award announcements.
22 min
335
Could a Francisco Lindor trade include Carlos C...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at all the possibilities surrounding a potential Francisco Lindor deal.
21 min
336
Could the Mets be the perfect Francisco Lindor ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Mets could offer in a Francisco Lindor trade with Cleveland.
26 min
337
José Ramírez cements his status and potential l...
Joe Noga and Doug Lesmerises discuss how José Ramírez cemented his status in 2020 and where Francisco Lindor could end up in 2021.
26 min
338
How much value does Gold Glove winner Roberto P...
Joe Noga and Terry Pluto look at what Roberto Perez adds to the Cleveland Indians starting rotation with his elite catching skills.
23 min
339
Looking at MLB awards finalists with Anthony Ca...
Joe Noga chats with Anthony Castrovince about MLB award finalists for Cy Young, MVP and more.
20 min
340
Will the Cleveland Indians suffer through a 'nu...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what could lie ahead for the Indians and MLB teams ahead of the 2021 season.
22 min
341
Was Justin Turner's COVID-19 protocol violation...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the latest MLB controversy over coronavirus protocols and what it means moving forward.
28 min
342
Did Kevin Cash set baseball's analytics movemen...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the decisive moment from Game 6 of the World Series.
27 min
343
What will the Cleveland Indians' coaching staff...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss potential moves and changes in the dugout for the Cleveland Indians in 2021.
25 min
344
Are the Rays running for their lives in the Wor...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga take a spin around the bases with the Tampa Bay Rays after a crazy World Series weekend.
25 min
345
What is the Indians’ long-term future in Clevel...
Cleveland.com Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes, columnist Terry Pluto and guest host Jamie Turner look at what's ahead for the franchise, beyond just a name change.
30 min
346
The Rays make it a World Series (but the games ...
Cleveland.com Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner break down Game 2 of the 2020 World Series, why the games are so long, and whether that's good for baseball.
24 min
347
How much does payroll really matter? Cleveland ...
Cleveland.com Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner break down the World Series and what payroll means to MLB teams today and in the future.
26 min
348
Cleveland Indians player development guru James...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga chat with James Harris, VP of player development for the Cleveland Indians.
22 min
349
What grades would you give Cleveland Indians re...
Class is back in session as Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga pass out grades for the Cleveland Indians bullpen from the 2020 season.
26 min
350
What grades would you give Cleveland Indians st...
Class is in session as Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga pass out grades for the Cleveland Indians starting rotation from the 2020 season.
24 min
351
Looking back at the 1920 Cleveland Indians Worl...
Guest Marc Bona joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to talk about his coverage of the 100th anniversary of Cleveland's first World Series win.
22 min
352
What grades would you give Cleveland Indians hi...
Class is in session as Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga pass out grades for Cleveland Indians hitters from the 2020 season.
31 min
353
Could the White Sox tempt Sandy Alomar Jr. with...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the possibilities in Chicago now that the White Sox have parted with Rick Renteria.
24 min
354
Looking back at the best and worst Cleveland In...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look back at the best and worst of the Cleveland Indians' 2020 campaign and highlight your favorite performances.
28 min
355
Will Terry Francona return to lead the Clevelan...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Terry Francona's turbulent 2020 and his prospects for a return to full health in 2021.
22 min
356
Cleveland Indians enter offseason with plenty o...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the challenges that face the Cleveland Indians in the offseason including finances, free agency and finding some offense.
23 min
357
Gazing into our crystal ball for Cleveland Indi...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga predict what's in store for Cleveland Indians players, coaches and MLB in the months between now and spring training.
23 min
358
Where do the Cleveland Indians go from here aft...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga reflect on Game 2 and look ahead to an offseason of uncertainty for the Indians.
25 min
359
What went wrong in Cleveland Indians disastrous...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Game 1 and what went wrong for Shane Bieber and the Cleveland Indians.
20 min
360
Cleveland Indians vs New York Yankees predictio...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga preview the AL Wild Card series and give their predictions for Indians vs. Yankees.
21 min
361
Cleveland Indians prepare for New York Yankees ...
The Indians played their way into a home series against the Yankees in the first round of the 2020 postseason.
20 min
362
How does the Cleveland Indians' outfield defens...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss your observations on Delino DeShields Jr. and the Indians' outfield defense.
20 min
363
Who do the Cleveland Indians match up best agai...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss your picks for the best Indians matchup in the opening round of the postseason.
20 min
364
Where does José Ramírez's walk-off rank in Clev...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss José Ramírez's home run that propelled the Indians into the playoffs.
21 min
365
Can the Cleveland Indians advance with a playof...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how the Indians' starting pitching lines up for the AL Wild Card round.
22 min
366
Do the Cleveland Indians have two MVP candidate...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga make a case to vote for both Ramírez and Bieber for the American League's top honor.
24 min
367
Cleveland Indians' Bart Swain on what it's like...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga chat with Indians director of baseball information Bart Swain about the 2020 season and much more.
35 min
368
How are you coping with the Cleveland Indians' ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how fans are dealing with the Indians' recent struggles.
24 min
369
What's happened to the Cleveland Indians' defen...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Cleveland's shaky defense during the Indians' seven-game losing skid.
22 min
370
Could Shane Bieber get MVP consideration as wel...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what it would take to get Bieber the American League MVP award.
24 min
371
Here's how the Cleveland Indians can turn thing...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at your suggestions on how the Indians can reverse their losing trend.
24 min
372
Would shuffling the Cleveland Indians' lineup m...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss whether or not it's too late to save the Indians' sinking offense.
24 min
373
Are the Cleveland Indians prepared for the like...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what an MLB playoff bubble could include, and how the Indians would function inside.
21 min
374
What's the ideal postseason starting pitching r...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the options beyond Shane Bieber in Game 1.
24 min
375
Do the Cleveland Indians have a schedule advant...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the remaining schedules for the White Sox, Twins and Indians in the AL Central race.
23 min
376
Should Shane Bieber's priority be strikeouts or...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss the ideal goal for the Indians ace pitcher.
23 min
377
What will minor league baseball look like in 20...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Indians' player development system will look like in light of the coronavirus pandemic.
20 min
378
Has Triston McKenzie found the right routine wi...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down rookie Triston McKenzie's latest start for the Indians and what the future holds for the righty.
23 min
379
Evaluating the latest Cleveland Indians' trade ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga give their first impressions of three players acquired in the Mike Clevinger trade.
26 min
380
What can the Cleveland Indians expect in the re...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down Plesac's return to the big leagues after more than three weeks on the sidelines.
21 min
381
Breaking down the Mike Clevinger Trade: Did the...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Cleveland Indians got in return for Mike Clevinger from the San Diego Padres.
25 min
382
Can MLB boycotts lead to social justice reform ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss the latest protests around MLB and what changes could come from them.
22 min
383
What does Mike Clevinger's return mean for the ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the Indians' rotation options following Mike Clevinger's return.
22 min
384
How can the Cleveland Indians help themselves a...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss your suggestions for trades that the Cleveland Indians can make before Monday's deadline.
24 min
385
Do the Cleveland Indians have viable trade opti...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Indians could do to add more punch to their lineup.
21 min
386
When does Triston McKenzie get his next shot fo...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the Indians' pitching options for the upcoming week against Minnesota and St. Louis.
25 min
387
Do the Cleveland Indians risk clubhouse chemist...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga say the clock is ticking on a decision regarding the two demoted starting pitchers.
21 min
388
What makes Aaron Civale's pitch mix so effectiv...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Aaron Civale's latest start for the Cleveland Indians and how the young righty has been able to dominate lineups.
21 min
389
Is MLB's replay system fair or foul? What chang...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga debate MLB's replay system after Carlos Santana's game-winning homer sailed over the foul pole in Pittsburgh.
22 min
390
Is it OK for players to disregard MLB's 'unwrit...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the Fernando Tatis controversy share reader thoughts on baseball's unwritten rules.
26 min
391
What's next for the Cleveland Indians regarding...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the options Cleveland has with its embattled starting pitchers.
21 min
392
Did Cleveland Indians' Zach Plesac help or hurt...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga examine Plesac's bizzare six-minute video from Thursday and the public reaction to his position.
23 min
393
Is there a magic cure for the Cleveland Indians...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga take listener comments on what could help the Indians score more runs.
22 min
394
Did Adam Plutko say exactly what Cleveland Indi...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at Adam Plutko's remarks on the Zach Plesac and Mike Clevinger situation and share takes from listeners.
23 min
395
Here's how you think the Cleveland Indians shou...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down listener responses to the latest Indians controversy over COVID-19 protocols.
28 min
396
What should the Cleveland Indians do next regar...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga share readers' thoughts on Zach Plesac breaking coronavirus protocols with the Cleveland Indians.
28 min
397
What impact can Delino DeShields Jr. have on th...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how adding DeShields to the batting order can improve Cleveland's offense.
22 min
398
Will latest Cleveland Indians roster moves boos...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what adding Delino DeShields to the active roster can do for the Indians.
28 min
399
Will Franmil Reyes' home run be an offensive sp...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what went right in Cleveland's victory at Cincinnati on Tuesday.
27 min
400
Where can the Cleveland Indians find help for t...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at options for the Indians to fix their underachieving batting order.
23 min