Andrew Miller RUMORS & NEWS

  • Indians' Francona says he pitched Miller too much, flips role with Allen

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "When it comes to pitchers, the Indians have one important rule. "We want to use our best pitchers as much as possible, but not too much," said manager Terry Francona. It is the thin line that every manager walks: do everything necessary to win today, but don't wear out your best arms for..." June 19

  • Forget the ninth inning -- Andrew Miller is here to save the game

    ESPN "IN JUNE 2006, the Tigers drafted Andrew Miller out of North Carolina with the sixth overall pick. The baby-faced lefty was a consensus future star, a 6-foot-7 starter who touched 98 mph with his fastball and snapped off major league sliders from a steep, angular delivery. Detroit gave him $5.45..." March 30

  • Indians rightly name Cody Allen, not Andrew Miller, the closer for 2017

    CBS Sports "En route to the Game 7 of the 2016 World Series, Indians manager Terry Francona rewrote the book on bullpen usage during the postseason. He brought ace setup man Andrew Miller into games as early as the fifth inning, and both Miller and closer Cody Allen were used for multiple innings. That..." February 18