My Paul Molitor Story
point anyway, a rookie year worth forgetting. In the bottom of the first inning, I retired the first two batters: Roberto Alomar on a fly ball to right field, and Alex Gonzalez on a swinging strikeout. Up next was Paul Molitor. I was once told
Blue Jays to play Reds in pair of Montreal games
series against the New York Mets last March drew of 96,350. Organizers said Tuesday that former Blue Jays star Roberto Alomar , manager Cito Gaston and former Reds and Montreal Expos slugger Tony Perez will be honored at the games. The Expos
Tribe week in review: Brantley continuing to rake
League. Per STATS LLC, if his average holds, Brantley would be the first Indians player since Roberto Alomar in 2001 to hit .325 or better. Alomar batted .336 in 2001. With those numbers Brantley should be at least top three in AL MVP voting
The ever-changing meaning of MVP
of what the HOF players’ role actually is, or how a winner is actually determined. It’s not clear whether Roberto Alomar is just sitting at his computer furiously clicking “reload” on the ballot page. Regardless, you’d better
Changed Ramirez enjoyed helping Cubs prospects grow
how to enjoy myself. And that’s what I did.” Ramirez said he learned from Eddie Murray, Dave Winfield and Roberto Alomar during his early years with the Indians. He advised the Cubs’ young hitters to take advantage of all that he could
Tribe trying for sweep of Tigers
batting .400 during a 17-game home hitting streak - one shy of the ballpark record shared by Kenny Lofton in 1996 and Roberto Alomar in 2000. Brantley, however, went 1 for 8 versus Scherzer last season. Scheduled Indians starter Zach McAllister
Brantley continues to be clutch with walk-off homer in 10th
Field, which is two off the longest for an Indians' player since the park opened in 1994 (Kenny Lofton in 1996 and Roberto Alomar in 2000 had 18-game streaks). The biggest surprise though is that Brantley has nine home runs, a number he didn
Vizquel inducted into Indians Hall of Fame
ceremonies. On a team that included offensive stars such as Albert Belle, Jim Thome, Manny Ramirez, Kenny Lofton, Roberto Alomar and Carlos Baerga, Vizquel turned in defensive plays that made the highlight reel on a nightly basis.
Feb. 5 is an epic day for sports birthdays
Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo turns 29. • Debonair dresser and legendary hockey broadcaster Don Cherry turns 80. • Hall of Fame second baseman, 12-time All-Star and 10-time Gold Glove winner Roberto Alomar turns 46.
How bad can a player's season be without spoiling shot at HOF?
32: Roy Campanella, 1.0 wins Age 33: Luis Aparicio, -.0 wins Age 34: Willie McCovey, -.5 wins Age 35: Roberto Alomar , -.3 wins Age 36: Jim Rice, -.6 wins Age 37: Luis Aparicio, -1.5 wins Age 38: Ernie Banks, -.9 wins