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Fox 8’s Mike Polk Jr. suggests new catch phrases for Tribe play-by-play man Tom Hamilton


Mike Polk Jr., a local provocateur and comedian, visited Tribe Spring Training in Goodyear and visited with legendary play-by-play man Tom Hamilton.

Why? Polk had some new catch phrases for Hammy to try out.

You have to watch this:

–Video courtesy of FOX 8

Slider’s Spring Training: A look back at the Cleveland Indians mascot’s fun time in AZ


We put Slider to work this year, in some good ways and some … not so good ways.

We called it Slider’s Spring Training, a quartet of videos documenting his work in Goodyear.

First, it was a helping hand to Joba:

Then, he helped Jose Ramirez with a problem he’d been having:

Of course, he got a little too comfortable in the clubhouse after his Body Issue debut:

Finally, he got busted after a little accident with Terry’s scooter. 

PHOTO GALLERY: Uribe, Lindor, Cowgill homer as Cleveland Indians pound Milwaukee Brewers, 10-3

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Juan Uribe, Francisco Lindor and Collin Cowgill homered and Cody Anderson pitched six strong innings in Sunday’s 10-3 Cleveland Indians win over the Brewers.

Anderson, in his bid to make the club, struck out seven, allowing just two homers to Scooter Gennett.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik

PHOTO GALLERY: Gomes, Napoli, Santana supply power in Cleveland Indians loss to Cincinnati Reds

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Yan Gomes, Mike Napoli and Carlos Santana each hit homers and Carlos Carrasco pitched five innings of three-run ball in the Tribe’s loss to Cincinnati on Saturday at Goodyear Ballpark.

Marlon Byrd added two doubles, and now has five in five games.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik

PHOTO GALLERY: Rajai Davis, Francisco Lindor, Collin Cowgill, Mike Napoli enjoy big nights in Cleveland Indians tie against Los Angeles Dodgers

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Rajai Davis made two sensational defensive plays, Collin Cowgill had two extra-base hits, Francisco Lindor drove in two runs, Mike Napoli continued his hot Spring Training and Trevor Bauer was dominant in the Indians tie against the Dodgers on Thursday.

The Tribe led, 5-2, after taking a lead against NL MVP Clayton Kershaw. Davis made an over-the-shoulder catch in the first, then threw out Yasiel Puig trying for a double in the second. Bauer allowed one run in five innings, while Cowgill doubled, tripled and walked. Napoli is hitting over .450.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik

PHOTO GALLERY: Naquin, Lindor, Kipnis homer in Cleveland Indians 7-6 win over Kansas City Royals

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Tyler Naquin homered twice, and Francisco Lindor and Jason Kipnis also homered, as the Indians beat the Royals on Wednesday, 7-6.

Roberto Perez added a two-run single for the win, as the Indians rallied from a 6-3 deficit.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik

PHOTO GALLERY: Marlon Byrd, Roberto Perez, Giovanny Urshela have big days in Cleveland Indians victory

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In his second game in a Cleveland uniform, Marlon Byrd had two doubles and walked and helped the Indians beat the Chicago White Sox, 9-4, at Goodyear Ballark.

Roberto Perez drove in a pair and Giovanny Urshela had a two-run homer.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik

PHOTO GALLERY: Michael Brantley returns with a bang in Cleveland Indians win over Cubs

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Michael Brantley returned to the lineup with a bang on Saturday, hitting a two-run homer and logging an outfield assist in the Indians win over the Cubs.

Watch Michael, Corey Kluber and Terry discuss MB’s return:

–Photos by Dan Mendlik/video courtesy of Jordan Bastian

PHOTO GALLERY: Cleveland Indians starter Corey Kluber adds to strong Spring Training with 4 scoreless innings

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Corey Kluber continued his strong Spring Training with four more scoreless innings today in a 4-2 win over the Texas Rangers.

Kluber now has pitched nine scoreless innings this spring. Yan Gomes homered for the second straight day and Mike Napoli drove in another run.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik

PHOTO GALLERY: Napoli, Gomes smash homers in Cleveland Indians Spring Training game vs. Milwaukee

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Mike Napoli and Yan Gomes drilled massive homers for the Cleveland Indians in their 5-4 loss to Milwaukee in Goodyear on Sunday.

Elsewhere, in a split-squad game, Roberto Perez had a three-run homer and a triple and Trevor Bauer pitched four string innings in the Tribe’s win over KC, 9-4.

–Photos by Dan Mendlik