2018 Fraase Family Predictions

Dad 1. Most home runs: Edwin Encarnacion, 35 2. All-Star(s): Corey Kluber, Francisco Lindor, Jose Ramirez 3. Indians MVP: Yonder Alonso 4. Indians bust: Yan Gomes 5. Best reliever outside of Miller/Allen: Zach McAllister 6. Better season – Gomes or Perez: Roberto Perez 7. Biggest surprise player: Tyler Naquin 8. Lou Boudreau Award: Francisco Mejia…

2017 Fraase Family Predictions

For the 8th year running, here are the Fraase predictions for the 2017 Cleveland Indians season. For prior predictions, see 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, and 2010. Dad 1. Most home runs: Edwin Encarnacion, 34 2. All-Star(s): Corey Kluber, Cody Allen, Francisco Lindor 3. Most plate appearances (Gonzalez, Diaz, Urshela, R. Rodriguez): Giovanny Urshela…

2016 Fraase Family Predictions

  For the 7th consecutive season, here are your Fraase Family Predictions for the Cleveland Indians. See prior additions of the Fraase Family Predictions at the following links: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010. Dad HR leader: Carlos Santana, 20 All-Star(s): Carlos Carrasco Most innings – Anderson, Bauer or Tomlin? Cody Anderson Highest K% – Carrasco, Kluber,…

2015 Fraase Family Predictions

For the 6th consecutive year Waves of Arms provides you with the Fraase Family Cleveland Indians Predictions. Enjoy! Dad Bauer, Salazar, Carrasco or House? Carlos Carrasco Lindor’s debut date: April 10, 2016 All-Star(s): Yan Gomes 20+ homers: Brandon Moss Top 5 prospects entering 2015: Clint Frazier, Tyler Naquin, Bradley Zimmer, Mitch Brown, Giovanny Urshela Top three in IP: Corey…

2014 Fraase Family Predictions

Dad Best nickname: Little Cowboy (Josh Tomlin) All-Star(s): Justin Masterson, Jason Kipnis Games for Santana at 3B: 60 Biggest breakout: Carlos Carrasco Biggest slump: Michael Bourn When does Lindor make his MLB debut? He does not in 2014. Rotation at season’s end: Masterson, Kluber, Tomlin, McAllister, Salazar Rank them: Bauer, Carrasco and Salazar: DS/CC/TB Does Chisenhall end the season in the organization? Yes…

The 30: Ten Toes In

The best two Major League Baseball writers out there, for my money, are Grantland’s Jonah Keri and Ben Lindbergh of Baseball Prospectus and occasionally Grantland..It’s probably not hard to guess that I devour the content these gentlemen share with the world so today I’m going to take a page out of Jonah’s book and copy…