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Lindor among seven Indians prospects invited to major-league camp

CLEVELAND -- The Indians have invited seven of their prospects to participate in the major-league camp during the early part of spring training. The list is headed by shortstop Francisco Lindor, who is the organization's top prospect. Lindor was in Double-A Akron and Triple-A Columbus last season, batting .276 with 11 home runs and 62 RBI. He was also third in the organization in...
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Francisco Lindor tops Baseball Prospectus’ Tribe top prospect list

It’s old hat at this point, but glove-flashing shortstop Francisco Lindor once again tops Baseball Prospectus’ list of Cleveland Indians top prospects. While it feels like Lindor has been in the Tribe’s farm system forever, he just recently celebrated his 22nd birthday, having spent all of 2014 playing at a high level in Triple-A despite being one of the youngest in his peer...
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Francisco Lindor to start 2015 in Triple-A

Those Cleveland Indians fans looking to see Francisco Lindor in the big leagues will apparently have to wait a little while longer. Terry Pluto of The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that the Tribe plans to have their shortstop prospect begin next season at Triple-A Columbus. When given the chance to add him to their expanded roster this past September, the Indians opted against...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Francisco Lindor promoted to AAA Columbus

Francisco Lindor is now one step away from the Majors. Following Monday's minor-league games, the Indians announced that the 20-year old, who is the organization's top prospect, has been promoted from Double-A Akron to Triple-A Columbus. Lindor was promoted to Akron at this point last year and many were wondering if the Indians would follow the same time frame in moving him up to...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Look ma, no hands: Tribe top prospect Lindor goes all glove to start stellar double play

Shortstop Francisco Lindor is the Cleveland Indians' No. 1 prospect and one of the most coveted in all of baseball. Sunday, he displayed how his defense can be a difference maker in Double-A Akron. Check out Lindor's sprawling effort and fabulous flashing of leather to rob Bowie Baysox DH Michael Ohiman -- all without ever touching the ball with his hands. Credit also to second baseman...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Tribe prospect Francisco Lindor pulled from game after taking a ball to the face

Tribe uber-prospect Francisco Lindor had to leave the Akron RubberDucks afternoon game on Wednesday after a bad hop from a sharply hit ball hit him in the face. Lindor laid face-down on the infield for several minutes while trainers attended to him. The ball seemed to hit the lip of the grass and shot upward as Lindor was moving towards second base to field it. He was wearing sunglasses...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Top prospect Francisco Lindor’s 6th home run for Akron RubberDucks

Francisco Lindor is the Indians top prospect and a top-15 prospect in all of baseball. He was advertised as a All-Star with the glove with a solid power-lacking bat. Somebody say power? Well, the 20-year-old hit his sixth home run yesterday in 71 games in Double-A this season. Here’s the video from Your browser does not support iframes. Lindor’s batting line is now...
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June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

The IBI Hot List: Lindor is finding his groove at Akron

It is Monday, which means it is time to recap all of the hot and cold performances in the Indians minor league system over the past week. The Hot List showcases the Top 15 performances from the previous seven days as well as the Bottom 5 performances over the past seven days, and includes insight, information and more on each player listed. Today’s listing includes 20 players...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 IBI Top 50 Prospects: #1 SS Francisco Lindor

The IBI's 2014 Indians Top 50 Prospect countdown wraps up with shortstop Francisco Lindor. Of no surprise, Lindor is the top prospect in the system for the third straight season and for good reason. In this extremely detailed scouting report, the IBI's Tony Lastoria provides all of the details about Lindor's upside as a hitter, defender and runner, gives insight into the strides...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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