On this episode of Smoke Signals, Justin Lada and Willie Hood are joined by Matt Trueblood from Baseball Prospectus and Twins Daily to get a rundown on the Tribe’s biggest competition in the Al Central and how they’re prepared for the 60 game sprint. Justin and Willie also discuss the Tribe’s rotation, bullpen and the battle for the final infield and outfield spots.

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Tim Burton's baseball season Smoke Signals

Justin Lada and Willie Hood talk about the Tribe's pitching staff, the evolution of Shane Bieber and Zach Plesac, Mike Clevinger's inconsistencies, the 2.6 runs a game the team was averaging through 12 games and the surprisingly good bullpen.
  1. Tim Burton's baseball season
  2. In depth from the Twin Cities
  3. Losing hair from a bald head
  4. A conversation about minor league baseball and working in sports with Adam Liberman
  5. Strategy, Schedule and Seasons of Change

Photo: Ken Blaze/USA Today Sports

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