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Cleveland Indians Future: Pitchers

Now that the Cleveland Indians have traded C.C. Sabathia to the Milwaukee Brewers, they have made a sign that they are planning for 2009. After 96 wins and a trip to the American League Championship Series in 2007, numerous injuries, and disappointments have brought the Indians to 13 games back of first place in the Central even before the All-Star Break.

In the trade the Indians made with the Brewers on Monday, Cleveland did not receive any pitchers in return. This leads me to think of what the organizational chart looks like in the pitching department. After a talk with Joe Jastrzemski of WAKR, here is what looks to be the future of the Indians pitching staff:

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July 9, 2008 Posted by | Cleveland Indians Future | , | Leave a comment