The Indians were victorious last night in Oakland. Ubaldo Jimenez was spectacular and the Indians offense erupted for seven runs, including home runs by Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn. That’s not the only Indians news swirling around the Internet, however. In today’s edition of Clevelinks, we explore questions about Asdrubal Cabrera, favorite ballparks, and mermaids. Yes, mermaids.
- Should the Indians trade ASdrubal Cabrera? Paul Hoynes of the Plain Dealer tackles the question in his latest issue of “Hey, Hoynsie!”
- Five members of the Cleveland Indians discuss their favorite ball parks to play in.
- Josh Tomlin is eyeing a September return following his rehab from successful Tommy John surgery.
Nick Swisher‘s wife, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, has landed the role of Ariel on ABC’s “Once Upon a Time.” No word yet on whether or not Sebastian and Flounder will make an appearance as she tackles the roll of the most famous mermaid princess of all-time.
Wahoo’s on First:
- Brian Heise talked to Sean Davis, editor of Swingin’ A’s, about this weekend’s series against the A’s.
- Merritt Rohlfing previewed this weekend’s three game series against the A’s.
- In case you missed it, here’s another chance to listen to this past week’s edition of Wahoo’s on the Mic.
- Paul Piascik of Indians Baseball Insider analyzes Yan Gomes‘ season and how the results we’ve seen have been 100% unexpected.
- Burning River Baseball’s all-time Indians series takes a look at Bert Blyleven.
- According to Waiting For Next Year, Francisco Lindor could be done for the year due to back soreness.
Indians Video of the Day: One fan out in Oakland took his fandom for the Cleveland Indians and Rick “Wild Thing” Vaughn to a whole new level. You can see his dedication in the video below. (refresh page is video player doesn’t load properly).