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Christmas came a little early for Tribe fans as they pulled off what most are viewing as an excellent trade for Brandon Moss on the first day of the Winter Meetings. As Joe broke down here, Moss provides the type of power the Indians have so dearly been missing these past few years. The signing of Gavin Floyd also gives the starting rotation a quality veteran arm, adding to the rotation’s...
Via Burning River Baseball
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Moss Adds Instant Credibility to Middle of Tribe Lineup

When the Indians swung a deal with the Oakland Athletics on Monday to acquire veteran first baseman and outfielder Brandon Moss it was a bit of a surprise. However, it should certainly be viewed a pleasant one. Granted the deal had been rumored since late last week, it was surprising in that Tribe management made a move to upgrade the everyday lineup after maintaining from the start...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians: What the Brandon Moss trade means

With the acquisition of 1B/OF Brandon Moss on Tuesday, the Indians added another power bat to their lineup.  Moss, whom went through hip surgery in October, should provide a much-needed boost to an Indians team that finished ninth in the AL in home runs this past season. It will be interesting to see where Moss fits in the roster with his versatility.  Moss spent time in left field...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Cleveland Indians Acquisition of Brandon Moss

It was a deal that had been in place – or at the very least rumored to be in place – for a few days. On Monday afternoon, the Cleveland Indians and Oakland Athletics finally pulled the trigger, sending slugging first baseman/corner outfielder Brandon Moss to Cleveland for minor league second baseman, Joey Wendle. The Cleveland Indians made a splash by acquiring Oakland slugger...
Via Buckeye State Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Brandon Moss is a perfect fit for the Indians

So, you all wanted more power in the lineup? Well now you’ve got it. The Cleveland Indians shipped a prospect out and brought in an All-Star. Nice to be on the other side of things for once, isn’t it? Brandon Moss, a 31-year old power hitter with two years left of team control, is your new middle-of-the-order bat. Yes, I am aware he hits left-handed, but in reality, that doesn’t...
Via Waiting For Next Year
13 days ago  |  Discuss

A Rolling Tribe Does Gather Moss

Sometimes rumors do come true and this time a trade that has been brewing for about a week has finally come to fruition. The move was a rare one for a couple of reasons. First, it involved the Indians sending a prospect to another team for an established player instead of the other way around and secondly, it was a one for one deal. It is generally difficult for two teams to agree...
Via Burning River Baseball
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians Buy Low on Brandon Moss, Move One Step Closer to Contention

With the Winter Meetings officially underway, the Cleveland Indians wasted no time making a splash, acquiring first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss from the Athletics in exchange for second base prospect Joey Wendle, the team announced Monday afternoon. We’ve already got a couple Moss pieces up on the site, which I suggest you read. Dave Cameron compared […]
Via Fangraphs
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians acquire A’s power hitter Brandon Moss

The Indians have made their first big move of the offseason today in acquiring Brandon Moss from the Oakland Athletics. In exchange for Moss, the Tribe sent minor league infielder Joey Wendle to Oakland. Last season in Oakland, Moss hit .234 with 25 home runs and 81 RBI in 147 games. He was selected to the 2014 MLB All-Star game after hitting .268 with 21 homeruns and 66 RBI...
Via Waiting For Next Year
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Ex-Red Sox Brandon Moss Traded To Terry Francona’s Indians

This embed is invalid" /> Brandon Moss is reuniting with his first major league manager. Moss has been traded from the Oakland Athletics to the Cleveland Indians, where he’ll reunite with former Boston Red Sox skipper Terry Francona, according to multiple reports. The A’s reportedly will receive minor league second baseman Joe Wendle in exchange...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s trade rumors: Brandon Moss

Brandon Moss Once the Oakland A’s acquired first baseman Ike Davis from the Pittsburgh Pirates, it quickly became clear that the Athletics could easily leverage a trade with their 2014 starting first baseman Brandon Moss. And, as it turns out, rumors have been circling over the past few days that numerous teams are interested in the Oakland A’s six-foot tall left handed hitter...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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