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

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Is the Cleveland Indians offense cut out for a ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how the Indians' offense is constructed and whether or not it's built for a 60-game season.
20 min
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Is Shane Bieber the early favorite for AL Cy Yo...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down Shane Bieber's early buzz as AL Cy Young favorite after just two starts.
23 min
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What did we learn about the 2020 Cleveland Indi...
Look back at the first six games of the Cleveland Indians' 2020 season before the club opens its first road trip of the year.
24 min
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Cleveland Indians getting the most out of their...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Indians have been able to do with their starting pitchers one trip through the rotation.
22 min
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Are the Cleveland Indians prepared to go out on...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the challenges every MLB team faces after Miami's COVID-19 outbreak.
26 min
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Carlos Carrasco returns to starting rotation an...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga wrap up the Indians' series against the Royals that saw Carrasco back as a starter and Ramirez return as a threat.
25 min
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Shane Bieber's historic opening night and a jer...
Joe Noga answers your questions about Shane Bieber's record-setting 14 strikeouts in the Indians' season opening win.
24 min
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Cleveland Indians make late roster moves as ope...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the final 30-man roster for the Cleveland Indians.
21 min
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Can the Cleveland Indians win the AL Central an...
Doug Lesmerises and Terry Pluto join Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to preview the Indians' 2020 season.
54 min
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Francisco Lindor, Cesar Hernandez, Mike Cleving...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down Monday's exhibition game at Progressive Field.
22 min
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Who has the edge in race for Cleveland Indians'...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at where the competition breaks down for the final Indians roster spots.
24 min
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Are Carlos Carrasco, Mike Clevinger ready to ro...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss whether or not the Indians starting rotation is ready for the opener.
29 min
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Yu Chang, Bradley Zimmer continue to mash at Cl...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down the latest intrasquad game performances by Chang and Zimmer.
24 min
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Shane Bieber's changeup arrives early and more ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down Bieber's latest outing in summer training camp.
21 min
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How did Adam Plutko, Zach Plesac fare in race f...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga analyze Monday's intrasquad game and the race for Cleveland's final starting rotation spots.
19 min
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Will dropping Francisco Lindor in the Cleveland...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down the specifics of moving Frankie Lindor to No. 3 in Terry Francona's batting order.
27 min
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Did Yu Chang and Daniel Johnson impress Clevela...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down the Indians' first intrasquad game of summer training camp.
24 min
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Why do the Cleveland Indians see intrasquad gam...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga talk intrasquad games, the positivity of negative tests and take their first crack and the Indians name debate.
21 min
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Can the Cleveland Indians take advantage of the...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga dive into the Indians 2020 schedule and look at ways the club can come out on top.
19 min
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Todd Paquette on how canceling the minor league...
Minor league insider Tod Paquette joins the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast to break down the impact of not having a 2020 season.
27 min
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Cleveland Indians mailbag: Blockbuster trades, ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga answer your questions aIndians get ready to re-open training camp.
28 min
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Author Alex Harnocz on his 'Perfect Season Proj...
Author Alex Harnocz joins the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast to talk about the idea behind his new book on Indians history.
34 min
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Breaking down the Cleveland Indians 60-man play...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the names on the Tribe's 60-man roster heading into this week's training camp.
32 min
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Tigers return viable rotation, have plenty of p...
Evan Woodberry from MLive.com joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to preview the Detroit Tigers 2020 season.
32 min
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Can Chris Antonetti, Cleveland Indians 'thread ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down Chris Antonetti's latest meeting with reporters ahead of the Tribe's return to training camp.
21 min
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Cleveland Indians mailbag: Emmanuel Clase's sus...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga answer your Cleveland Indians questions as training camp Part II draws near.
30 min
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New rules, regulations make MLB's 2020 season u...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga go over some of the major chances facing players and teams in the 2020 MLB season.
28 min
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What does implementing a 60-game MLB season mea...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look what's next for the Cleveland Indians with a 60-game MLB season imminent.
23 min
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Royals boast 3 league leaders on offense, pitch...
Kansas City players led the league in homers, steals and hits in 2010, but the Royals lost 103 games.
26 min
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Baseball in its purest form; and what is MLB do...
Cleveland.com Indians reporter Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner talk about what it's been like for Hoynsie to cover youth baseball games in the absence of MLB; and what can be done for minor leaguers.
28 min
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Terry Pluto and Paul Hoynes on what's next for ...
Cleveland.com columnist Terry Pluto joins Indians reporter Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner for Thursday's episode of the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast.
26 min
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Is a shortened MLB season even worth it at this...
Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner answer questions and talk about a couple of the favorite games they've seen in person on this edition of the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast.
39 min
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Money, trust the 2 issues keeping MLB, players ...
Former Cleveland Indians pitcher and current SportsTime Ohio broadcaster Jensen Lewis joins Paul Hoynes and guest host Jamie Turner for Tuesday's edition of the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast.
35 min
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The White Sox are loaded, but are they still a ...
Scott Merkin, White Sox beat reporter for MLB.com, joins Paul Hoynes and guest host Doug Lesmerises for this episode of the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast.
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Breaking down the Cleveland Indians' draft day ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga dive into the final four picks made by the Cleveland Indians in the 2020 MLB Draft.
28 min
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Cleveland Indians farm system loaded at SS with...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga try to figure out just how many shortstops the Indians can cram into their minor league system.
26 min
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Could more MLB players choose to sit out a shor...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the potential for MLB stars to skip a coronavirus-shortened 50-game regular season.
24 min
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Can you name these Cleveland Indians first-roun...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga play a game of 'Name the Tribe's No. 1 pick.'
20 min
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Taking a look at the Minnesota Twins: AL Centra...
Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to preview the Twins in 2020.
34 min
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Will MLB catch up to other pro sports leagues w...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss whether or not there is hope for MLB to return this summer.
24 min
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What role can baseball play in healing a divide...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at baseball's role in America's race conversation.
28 min
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MLB 2020 Draft preview with Cleveland Indians s...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what the Indians could do in net week's draft.
31 min
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Is 50 games enough of a MLB season for players,...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga contemplate the latest rumors in the MLB 2020 season negotiations that hint at a possible 50 game schedule.
22 min
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Does MLB players' proposal move the needle in n...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down the latest counter-offer from the MLB Players' Association.
29 min
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What will the 2020 MLB Draft yield for the Clev...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at upcoming MLB Draft format and speculate on what areas the Indians could target to improve.
23 min
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Can MLB players come up with their own plan to ...
After balking at the latest MLB proposal, will the players' union come up with a better approach?
25 min
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Do Cleveland Indians starting pitchers still ha...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the advantages and disadvantages Cleveland's starting rotation depth faces in returning to training camp.
40 min
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MLB negotiations set to get serious and remembe...
Paul Hoynes returns to the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast to share his memories of the home run off Jose Canseco's head.
25 min
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Terry Pluto weighs in on baseball's ongoing res...
Columnist Terry Pluto joins the Cleveland Baseball Talk podcast to discuss the latest in the baseball restart talks.
28 min
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Jordan Bastian previews the Cubs and other NL C...
MLB.com Cubs beat writer Jordan Bastian looks at Chicago and other NL Central Division opponents that could face the Cleveland Indians in 2020.
32 min
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Anthony Castrovince on baseball's 'nerdy number...
Anthony Castrovince of MLB Network joins Joe Noga to discuss his new book on baseball analytics and the latest in baseball's effort to play in 2020.
26 min
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Tribe radio voice Jim Rosenhaus on Franmil Reye...
Indians radio voice Jim Rosenhaus chats about Franmil Reyes, Shane Bieber, Oscar Mercado and a young Tribe roster.
23 min
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Would Derek Jeter be 'too boring' for a 10-part...
Doug Lesmerises pinch-hits for Paul Hoynes and gives his take on what MLB players are best suited for a 10-part ESPN documentary special.
33 min
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Carl Willis on staying connected to Cleveland I...
Indians pitching coach Carl Willis shares his experiences trying to stay connected to Tribe pitchers during the coronavirus quarantine.
32 min
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How will a universal DH impact the Cleveland In...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the impact of a universal designated hitter for Cleveland's national league opponents in 2020.
30 min
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What bullpen options do the Cleveland Indians h...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down the bullpen options for the Cleveland Indians in 2020.
27 min
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Indians radio voice Tom Hamilton anticipates a ...
Tom Hamilton joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to talk about what to expect from MLB and the Indians in 2020.
29 min
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What happens to the Cleveland Indians infield b...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga take your questions on the future of Cleveland's infield and the disadvantages of a five-round draft.
25 min
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Tribe mailbag on Grady Sizemore, Bartolo Colon ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga answer listener questions on a trio of ex-Indians and more.
36 min
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Making sense of MLB’s proposed return, murder h...
Doug Lesmerises joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to sort through MLB's latest return proposal and tell tales of covering Jordan and the Bulls in the 1990s.
36 min
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Greg Allen says Indians welcome the challenge o...
Greg Allen says the Cleveland Indians are looking for ways to gain a competitive edge as MLB teams prepare to return from the coronavirus shutdown.
25 min
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Mike Barnett on teaching Michael Jordan how to ...
Indians video replay coordinator Mike Barnett, who was Michael Jordan's hitting coach in 1994, shares his memories of that insane season in Birmingham.
34 min
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On Emmanuel Clase's suspension, and remembering...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss Emmanuel Clase's PED suspension and look back at the Tribe's record 22-game winning streak from 2017.
29 min
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MLB umpire negotiations, draft changes and spri...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss the latest developments in MLB's efforts to get back on the field in 2020.
30 min
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Nick Wittgren on pregame lifting, throwing more...
The Cleveland Indians reliever checks in with Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga from his home in Jupiter, Fla.
31 min
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Adam Plutko: ‘The pieces are all there, now it’...
Cleveland Indians pitcher Adam Plutko talks about his 2019 success and how he continues to work toward 2020.
30 min
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Indians mailbag items on roster makeup, a logo ...
What could MLB games in empty ballparks look like? Get ready for cardboard fans and artificial cheers.
37 min
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Are we any closer to finding out MLB's return-t...
It looks like Major League Baseball could be closing in on a plan to return with a decision likely to come some time in May, according to some reports. Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss the latest.
28 min
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Zach Plesac on training his pup, rooming with C...
Plesac joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to break down his rookie campaign and look forward to whatever 2020 holds.
31 min
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Tyler Naquin talks coloring books, The Walking ...
Tribe outfielder continues to rehab his knee while in isolation during coronavirus pandemic.
25 min
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Cleveland Indians minor league expert Todd Paqu...
Special guest Todd Paquette joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to take a deeper look at some of the Cleveland Indians up-and-coming minor league prospects.
39 min
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What can MLB learn from Korea baseball's return?
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga discuss how Korea baseball's May 5 return can inform MLB in moving forward with the 2020 season.
29 min
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Remembering Patriot’s Day and Michael Jordan’s ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look back on the Cleveland Indians playing Boston on Patriot's Day and share one of Terry Francona's favorite Michael Jordan stories.
35 min
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Adam Cimber on finding a pitcher’s mound in Ari...
Indians reliever Adam Cimber joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to talk about finding a place to work out in Arizona during the coronavirus pandemic and how he fixes things when his unique delivery falls out of order.
26 min
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Jordan Luplow on his role with the Cleveland In...
Jordan Luplow joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga from his home in San Diego to talk about where he fits in the Tribe outfield in 2020.
25 min
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Mike Freeman on his surprise drag bunt, which t...
Special guest Mike Freeman of the Cleveland Indians joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to talk isolating with teammates, surprise drag bunts and dance video challenges.
22 min
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Chronicling the Cleveland Indians with team his...
Indians team historian Jeremy Feador joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to talk about his projects chronicling Cleveland's 1920 World Series team.
32 min
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On radical realignment, the universal DH and mo...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga take a look at the latest proposals for getting back to baseball after coronavirus.
29 min
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Will MLB teams that train in Florida be at a di...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga ponder whether the Twins and Tigers, who train in Florida, will have difficulties if MLB's Arizona plan gets approved.
29 min
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Here's how some MLB players are staying ready d...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at what MLB players are doing to stay ready in case baseball starts back up soon.
28 min
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Can MLB's Arizona plan really work, and should ...
Doug Lesmerises joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga to break down MLB's plan to play games in Arizona.
32 min
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Re-watching classic Cleveland Indians games dur...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga break down some of the classic Tribe games that have aired during the coronavirus shutdown.
28 min
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Terry Francona keeps Cleveland Indians' focus w...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how Terry Francona and the Tribe's front office have made sure their priorities are in the right spot during the coronavirus shutdown.
28 min
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What are the greatest Cleveland Indians basebal...
This week's April Fool's Day podcast features a look back at some of the best Indians pranks in recent memory.
32 min
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Setting up a virtual Cleveland Indians home ope...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga set the stage for a simulated home opener for the Cleveland Indians and tackle MLB's concerns over scheduling and the issue of service time.
41 min
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What will the Cleveland Indians and MLB look li...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga take a look at what potential changes could take place for the Cleveland Indians and MLB after the coronavirus pandemic.
40 min
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How does shutting down Carlos Carrasco impact C...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at the Indians rotation options in light of Carlos Carrasco's latest setback.
43 min
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Cleveland Indians surprises, disappointments mi...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga on which Indians players have stood out in training camp and which prospects have seen their stock drop.
40 min
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As expected, Cleveland Indians pitchers look re...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at how Indians pitchers have fared through the club's first three spring training games.
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Carlos Carrasco's leg issue could test Clevelan...
Paul Hoynes checks in from Goodyear, Ariz. with the latest on Carlos Carrasco's leg issue and a look at the utility infielder position battle.
24 min
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Cleveland Indians spring pitching rotation come...
Paul Hoynes breaks down the Indians pitching rotation for the first few Cactus League games and gives an update on Brad Hand's spring training.
21 min
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James Karinchak's 'filthy' curveball and James ...
Paul Hoynes reports from the first day of live batting practice in Goodyear, Ariz. where James Karinchak's curve was ridiculous. And James Hoyt opens up about the cheating Houston Astros.
21 min
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Francisco Lindor, Chris Antonetti talk contract...
Are the Indians and Francisco Lindor talking contract? Is Terry Francona considering moving Lindor down in the order? How does Franmil Reyes look in left field?
26 min
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Where does each piece fit in the Cleveland Indi...
Take a look at all the candidates for the Cleveland Indians outfield with Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga.
46 min
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Which current Cleveland Indians player is the m...
In light of Boston dealing Mookie Betts to LA, which Cleveland Indians player do you consider to be most untradeable right now?
39 min
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Why are Cleveland Indians fans so quick to crit...
Indians ownership was recognized Wednesday for its dedication to Cleveland sports. But why do Tribe fans criticize the Dolans like its their job?
46 min
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What impact will MLB's reckoning in the Astros ...
Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga look at MLB's ruling in the Astros cheating scandal and what it means for baseball in 2020.
42 min
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Where does Cesar Hernandez fit in the Cleveland...
In the first Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast of 2020, Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga talk Cesar Hernandez, Francisco Lindor and Mike Clevinger as the Indians prepare for Tribe Fest next month.
38 min
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Here's what Emmanuel Clase and Delino DeShields...
MLB.com's TR Sullivan joins Paul Hoynes and Joe Noga on the Cleveland Baseball Talk Podcast to break down the Tribe's return in the Corey Kluber trade.
40 min
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MLB winter meetings 2019: Will the Cleveland In...
Paul Hoynes checks in from the winter meetings in San Diego where the Cleveland Indians are drawing plenty of offers for shortstop Francisco Lindor.
40 min