Beware the Ides of March! Here are yesterday’s Indians highlights:
- The Indians lost to the Royals, 5-3.
- Chris Perez’ rehab is going well and he may throw a bullpen session as soon as tomorrow.
- Terry Francona has vowed to set his lineups the night before each game so his players aren’t caught by surprise at game time.
- Paul Hoynes says the fifth rotation spot is “Scott Kazmir’s to lose.”
- Jordan Bastian agrees that Kazmir is the favorite in the rotation. He also thinks Jason Giambi and Ryan Raburn are on the inside track for bench jobs.
- Trevor Bauer made some waves Thursday with an interesting warmup toss.
Wahoo’s on First Highlights
- Merritt wondered when the Indians will trade Asdrubal Cabrera.
- Lewie continued his 2013 Player Preview series with Brett Myers.
- Brian explained how playing in the WBC could be good for Carlos Santana.