CLEVELAND BROWNS

The Cleveland Browns are going to have a wide open competition for the starting QB job in training camp

The Cleveland Browns will likely have a three way battle for the starting QB job in 2016.  They signed 26-year old Robert Griffin III as a free agent, they drafted Cody Kessler out of USC in the 3rd round of the 2016 NFL Draft and 36-year old Josh McCown started half of the games for […]

May 24, 2016 3:40 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns release Brian Hartline

The Cleveland Browns have released 29-year old WR Brian Hartline.  Hartline played in 12 games (4 starts) for the Browns last year and he caught 46 passes for 523 yards (11.4 avg) with 2 TD grabs.  His season ended early due to a broken collar bone.  Hartline has played in 104 games (73 starts) in […]

May 24, 2016 2:40 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns sign Dennis Parks

The Cleveland Browns have signed undrafted rookie WR Dennis Parks.  Parks is 6’2″, 195 pounds.  He played in 9 games at Rice last year and he caught 33 passes for 498 yards (15.1 avg) with 3 TD grabs.  Parks played in 43 games in his four years with the Owls and he caught 98 passes […]

May 24, 2016 2:35 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns claimed kicker Jaden Oberkrom off waivers

The Cleveland Browns claimed rookie undrafted kicker Jaden Oberkrom off waivers from the Jacksonville Jaguars.  Oberkrom played in 13 games for Texas A&M last year and he connected on 21 of 25 field goals (84%) and 59 of 60 (98.3%) extra points as he scored 122 points for them.  He played in 51 games in […]

May 24, 2016 2:33 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns brought in a load of players in the 2016 NFL Draft

The Cleveland Browns were the wheelers and dealers of the 2016 NFL Draft.  The Browns added 14 players in the 2016 NFL Draft and they also added draft picks in the 2017 and 2018 NFL Drafts!  They also acquired CB Jamar Taylor from the Miami Dolphins in a swap of 7th round picks, in which […]

May 24, 2016 2:28 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns sign safety A.J. Stamps

The Cleveland Browns have signed undrafted free agent safety A.J. Stamps.  Stamps is 6’0″, 205 pounds.  He played in 12 games at Kentucky last year and he had 67 tackles, 1/2 a tackle for a loss, 8 passes defensed and 1 interception.  Stamps played in 23 games in his two years at Kentucky and he […]

May 12, 2016 2:06 pm read more

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

The Cleveland Cavaliers held off the Raptors in six games, but it wasn?t easy

The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals in six games, but it wasn’t easy.  The Cavaliers only won 1 of the three games in Toronto, but it was good enough to win the series!  LeBron James played in 6 games (all starts) in this series and he averaged 35.6 minutes, […]

May 28, 2016 3:54 pm read more

Game #6: Cleveland Cavaliers 113, Toronto Raptors 87

The Cleveland Cavaliers pushed the Raptors around in Toronto last night and they knocked them out of the playoffs!  The Cavaliers shot 54.1% from the floor and they shot 17 of 31 (54.8%) from three point range last night!  They also outscored the Raptors 27-13 in the 4th quarter to squash any chance of a […]

May 28, 2016 3:44 pm read more

LeBron James is named to the All NBA First Team

31-year old small forward LeBron James has been named to the All NBA First Team!  James played in 76 games (all starts) for the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2015-16 and he averaged 35.6 minutes, 25.3 points, 7.4 rebounds, 6.8 assists and 1.4 steals per game.  He has now played in 693 games (692 starts) in his […]

May 27, 2016 3:21 pm read more

Game #5: Cleveland Cavaliers 116, Toronto Raptors 78

The Cleveland Cavaliers totally destroyed the Toronto Raptors last night!  The Cavaliers shot 57.1% from the floor and 47.6% from three point range last night while holding the Raptors to 39.1% shooting from the floor and 17.6% from three point range!  The Cavaliers were up 100-60 after three quarters before calling off the dogs last […]

May 26, 2016 11:58 am read more

Game #4: Toronto Raptors 105, Cleveland Cavaliers 99

The Cleveland Cavaliers decided to play outside of the paint tonight and it did them in.  They only shot 31.7% (13 of 41) from three point range and they were not aggressive at all offensively as they made 8 of 9 free throws!  They also didn’t play much D as the Raptors shot a blazing […]

May 24, 2016 5:18 am read more

J.R. Smith is the Cleveland Cavaliers? secret weapon

30-year old shooting guard J.R. Smith has been the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ secret weapon so far in the playoffs.  Opposing teams seem a lot more worried about LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love.…..which is giving J.R. Smith a lot of open looks at 3-pointers and he has been burying them so far in the playoffs!  […]

May 23, 2016 4:49 pm read more

CLEVELAND INDIANS

Greg Swindell was the best starting pitcher for the Cleveland Indians for a couple of years

Lefty starting pitcher Greg Swindell was the best the Cleveland Indians had to offer for a couple of years.  He pitched in 166 games (154 starts) in his seven years with the Tribe and he was 61-56 with a 3.86 ERA and a 1.24 WHIP.  In 1988, Swindell pitched in 33 games (all starts) for […]

May 27, 2016 7:01 pm read more

Jose Ramirez has been really valuable for the Cleveland Indians in 2016

23-year old switch-hitting IF/OF Jose Ramirez has been a godsend for the Cleveland Indians in 2016.  He can play virtually anywhere on the field (except pitcher and catcher), so he has been playing somewhere almost every night for the Tribe.  He has played in 39 games for the Tribe so far this year and he […]

May 27, 2016 6:54 pm read more

The Cleveland Indians call up Austin Adams

The Cleveland Indians have called up 29-year old righty reliever Austin Adams.  Adams has pitched in 14 games (0 starts) in AAA-ball for the Indians this year and he was 2-1 with 4 saves, a 1.10 ERA and a 0.99 WHIP.  He has given up only 11 hits and 5 walks while whiffing 18 batters […]

May 22, 2016 5:35 pm read more

Danny Salazar continues to amaze for the Cleveland Indians

26-year old righty starting pitcher Danny Salazar is taking his game to a new level for the Cleveland Indians in 2016.  He has pitched in 8 games (all starts) for the Indians so far this year and he is 4-2 with a 1.80 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP.  Salazar has only given 27 hits so […]

May 21, 2016 8:17 pm read more

The Cleveland Indians release Felipe Paulino

The Cleveland Indians have released 32-year old righty reliever/starter Felipe Paulino so that he could pitch in Japan.  Paulino pitched in 10 games (0 starts) in AAA-ball for the Indians this year and he was 1-1 with a 2.77 ERA and a 0.77 WHIP.  He has pitched in 97 games (65 starts) in his six […]

May 21, 2016 7:57 pm read more