Looking Back on the Indians and the 2016 Rule 5 Draft

It looked as though the Cleveland Indians would be quiet during the Major League portion of the Rule 5 draft on Thursday in the final activity from…

Indians Select Milner from Phillies, Lose Five in Rule 5 Draft

The annual Winter Meetings concluded on Thursday morning with the Rule 5 draft. In the Major League phase, the Cleveland Indians selected left-handed pitcher Hoby Milner from…

MILB.com Names Indians’ Organizational All-Star Team

While the focus right now may be on the Cleveland Indians’ Major League roster, things are going well throughout the Tribe’s farm system as well. The importance…

Hillcats Wrap-Up Another Successful Season

For the second consecutive season as a Cleveland Indians’ affiliate, the High-A Lynchburg Hillcats reached the Carolina League playoffs. This year they took it one step further,…

Four Tribe Prospects Named to Baseball America’s Minor League All-Star Teams

Baseball America released its minor league All-Star teams across all minor league levels on Monday and four prospects from the Cleveland Indians farm system claimed spots on…

Hillcats Blanked as Season on Brink of its End; Pelicans 7, Hillcats 0

Lynchburg’s bats were silenced again on Tuesday night as the Hillcats were blanked 7-0 by the visiting Myrtle Beach Pelicans in Game 3 of the best-of-five Mills…

Thrillcats Claim Game 1 Win on Error in 12th; Hillcats 4, Pelicans 3

With two on and nobody out in the top of the 12th inning, an error by Myrtle Beach allowed the go-ahead run to score for Lynchburg and…

Top Three Tribe Farm Teams Set to Start Minor League Playoffs

It’s playoff time in the minor leagues and three Indians affiliates will begin their chases for postseason crowns on Wednesday night. The Triple-A Columbus Clippers, Double-A Akron…

Marabell’s Walk-Off, Santander’s Doubles, New Hardware, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Carolina League season is rapidly winding down for the Lynchburg Hillcats, with just seven games remaining on their regular season schedule. Their ticket to postseason baseball…

Bradley Named Carolina League MVP as Six Hillcats Named Postseason All-Stars

Lynchburg’s Bobby Bradley is your Carolina League Most Valuable Player for the 2016 season, as the third-year pro brought home the second consecutive league MVP award for…

Santander Slugs Some More, Frank’s Scoreless Streak Ends, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Lynchburg Hillcats have charged back into the top spot in the Carolina League’s Northern Division as the Potomac Nationals have fallen apart. The Hillcats wrapped up…

Lynchburg’s Long Scoreless Streak, Mejia at 37 Straight, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Lynchburg Hillcats may have already clinched a playoff berth with their strong first half, but it hasn’t stopped them from playing hard in pursuit of the…