Mike Clevinger RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mike Clevinger Leaves Game 1 In Second Inning

    Bleacher Report "San Diego Padres starter Mike Clevinger exited his postseason debut in the second inning of his start during Game 1 of the National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday. Clevinger, who missed the team's Wild Card Series with an..." October 07

  • Padres remove Mike Clevinger from NLDS roster due to elbow injury

    The Score "San Diego Padres right-hander Mike Clevinger has been replaced on the NLDS roster by reliever Dan Altavilla, the team announced Wednesday. Clevinger, who left his Game 1 start against the Los Angeles Dodgers after 24 pitches due to a lingering..." October 07

  • Mike Clevinger Makes Padres’ NLDS Roster

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres have set their 28-man roster for this week’s NLDS matchup against their divisional gatekeepers, the Dodgers. Here are the details: Right-Handed Pitchers Austin Adams Mike Clevinger Zach Davies Pierce Johnson Chris..." October 06

  • Mike Clevinger Rides to the Rescue For the San Diego Padres

    The Big Lead "The San Diego Padres open the National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Tuesday night and they'll be bringing some sunshine with them. Yes, ace Mike "Sunshine" Clevinger will be taking the mound in Game 1 after not pitching since..." October 06

  • Possibly Mike Clevinger, possibly Chris Paddack for Game 1 vs. Dodgers

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The Padres appear prepared to start either Mike Clevinger or Chris Paddack on Tuesday in the first game of their National League Division Series against the Dodgers. Both right-handers threw bullpens Sunday with the idea Clevinger would start Game 1 if his right elbow is..." October 06

  • Mike Clevinger could return for NLDS vs. Dodgers

    The Score "The San Diego Padres might get Mike Clevinger back for the National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to ESPN's Pedro Gomez. Clevinger (elbow) and fellow starter Dinleson Lamet (biceps) missed the entire wild-card series against the..." October 04

  • Latest On Dinelson Lamet, Mike Clevinger

    MLB Trade Rumors "Tonight could prove to be the end of the line for the 2020 Padres, who are gearing up to face the Cardinals in a do-or-die Game 3 of their first-round series. The Padres have gone the series without their two best starting pitchers, right-handers Dinelson Lamet and Mike..." October 02

  • Padres' Mike Clevinger unlikely to pitch in Wild Card Series, could miss entire playoffs

    CBS Sports "The San Diego Padres acquired right-hander Mike Clevinger from Cleveland before the Aug. 31 trade deadline, hoping to have Clevinger cement their rotation ahead of the 2020 postseason. Now, as Clevinger continues to deal with an elbow posterior impingement, he may not be..." September 30

  • Mike Clevinger, Dinelson Lamet Not On Padres’ Wild Card Roster

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres have formally announced their Wild Card Series roster, and neither Mike Clevinger nor Dinelson Lamet is included. Both right-handers recently incurred arm injuries, with Clevinger suffering an elbow strain and Lamet experiencing biceps discomfort. There’s..." September 30

  • Padres’ Mike Clevinger, Dinelson Lamet throw Monday, remain options to face Cardinals

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The news appeared to be good Monday for the Padres. Mike Clevinger and Dinelson Lamet both threw at Petco Park in what was described by a source as extended catch sessions. " September 29

  • Dinelson Lamet, Wil Myers Leave Game Early

    MLB Trade Rumors "Padres right-hander Dinelson Lamet and outfielder Wil Myers left the team’s game against the Giants on Friday for undisclosed reasons, Dennis Lin of The Athletic tweets. Lamet’s the second key Padres starter who may have suffered a key injury..." September 26

  • Mike Clevinger could pitch for Padres in Wild Card round despite injury

    Larry Brown Sports "The San Diego Padres appear to be holding out hope that Mike Clevinger could make a fairly quick return to the rotation. Manager Jayce Tingler said Friday that the Padres are optimistic about getting Clevinger back, and hope he can pitch in the Wild Card round. The NL Wild..." September 25

  • Mike Clevinger Suffers Sprained Right Elbow

    MLB Trade Rumors "SEPT. 24: Clevinger has a sprained elbow, and the Padres won’t know until Sunday or perhaps at the beginning of next week whether he’ll be able to resume throwing this season, according to Acee. SEPT. 23, 5:56pm: The Padres are worried they’ll lose..." September 24

  • Padres' Mike Clevinger undergoing MRI after early exit

    The Score "San Diego Padres right-hander Mike Clevinger left Wednesday's game against the Los Angeles Angels after one inning of work with an apparent injury. He is scheduled to undergo an MRI, according to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune. Clevinger initially..." September 23

  • Tony Hawk sends Mike Clevinger a skateboard

    CBS Sports "After arriving to the San Diego Padres following a trade deadline deal from Cleveland, Mike Clevinger is seemingly starting to feel more at home. Not only has he officially picked up his first victory in a Padres uniform, but he's received something of a housewarming..." September 09

  • Executive: Mike Clevinger violating safety protocols did not lead to trade

    Larry Brown Sports "Mike Clevinger has been a peripheral figure for the Cleveland Indians since he broke safety protocols. The team is denying that it led to him being traded, however. Clevinger was dealt to the San Diego Padres on Monday after several days of trade rumors. The trade comes exactly three..." August 31

  • Padres To Acquire Mike Clevinger From Indians

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres have struck a deal to acquire right-hander Mike Clevinger from the Indians, Robert Murray reports (via Twitter). It’s the fifth move of a scintillating deadline weekend for the Padres that has also seen San Diego acquire Trevor Rosenthal, Jason..." August 31

  • Indians discussing Mike Clevinger trade with White Sox

    Larry Brown Sports "The Cleveland Indians are entertaining trade inquiries about star pitcher Mike Clevinger, and apparently they are not opposed to sending him to a division rival. The Indians have been involved in active discussions about trading Clevinger to the Chicago White Sox, USA..." August 30

  • Mike Clevinger Trade Rumors: Indians Including SP in Talks; Price 'Ridiculous'

    Bleacher Report "Mike Clevinger is reportedly available in trade talks ahead of the August 31 deadline. It's just going to cost teams a lot if they want to acquire him. According to MLB Network's Jon Heyman, the Cleveland Indians starter has been discussed in potential..." August 28

  • Mike Clevinger apologetic in return to mound: 'I made a really selfish choice'

    The Score "Mike Clevinger put together a quality outing for the Cleveland Indians en route to a win in his first start since Aug. 5, but it was his absence, and what caused it, that lingered over Wednesday's game against the Minnesota Twins. "They didn’t just kick..." August 27

  • 5 surprises players who could be moved at MLB trade deadline

    Sportsnaut "The MLB trade deadline on Aug. 31 is approaching quickly and it’s fitting that this year’s deadline might be just as unpredictable as the season itself. With less than a week remaining before the deadline passes, we’re expecting a few surprises by Monday. Between the..." August 25

  • Indians To Start Mike Clevinger On Wednesday

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Indians announced that right-hander Mike Clevinger will be recalled from their alternate training site prior to tomorrow’s game with the Twins.  Clevinger will get the start in his return to big league action. " August 25

  • Exiled Mike Clevinger among intriguing Yankees trade possibilities

    New York Post "Since the beginning of last season — since the Yankees moved on from them — Lance Lynn leads major league pitchers in Wins Above Replacement (Baseball Reference), ahead of Jacob deGrom and Gerrit Cole. Sonny Gray is sixth, ahead of Shane Bieber and Max Scherzer. Pick your..." August 24

  • Indians open to trading star Mike Clevinger

    Sportsnaut "Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Mike Clevinger went from being a linchpin in their rotation to banned from the team for breaking COVID-19 protocols. With the MLB trade deadline just a week away, the star pitcher could now be on the trade block. Clevinger, along..." August 24

  • Mike Clevinger, Zach Plesac getting work at Lake County during time away from Cleveland Indians

    Cleveland.com "Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac, optioned last week by the Cleveland Indians to the club’s alternate site in Lake County are working to stay sharp at Classic Park in the event they are recalled to the major leagues. Clevinger and Plesac each worked five innings during simulated..." August 22

  • Oliver Perez’s opt-out threat behind Indians dumping Mike Clevinger, Zach Plesac

    New York Post "Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac aren’t with the Indians and their teammates appear to be at least part of the reason why. After breaking protocol and being punished for it, other Indians players’ reactions to their actions at least contributed to their demotion to the..." August 17

  • Choices by Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac to break protocol caused rift within Cleveland Indians

    ESPN "During a testy meeting Friday, Cleveland Indians players scolded teammates Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac for breaking protocol and going out in Chicago, and at least one player said he would opt out of the season if the two remained on the active roster, sources..." August 17

  • Terry Francona Was Not a Fan of Zach Plesac's Instagram Video

    The Big Lead "On Thursday, Cleveland Indians pitcher Zach Plesac posted an Instagram video where he essentially blamed the media for his current predicament. On Friday, Indians manager Terry Francona said he was "disappointed" by the video. Plesac and teammate Mike..." August 15

  • Indians president explains decision to send Mike Clevinger, Zach Plesac to alternate site

    Larry Brown Sports "The Cleveland Indians aren’t finished sending a message to pitchers Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac. The two pitchers both violated health and safety protocols by breaking curfew to go to dinner in Chicago, with Clevinger not admitting to it until after contact with the..." August 14

  • Indians' Zach Plesac shares his side of the story after breaking coronavirus protocol

    WKYC "Taking to Instagram on Thursday, Cleveland Indians pitcher Zach Plesac made it clear he wasn't issuing an apology. Rather, he wanted to share his side of the story after breaking the team's coronavirus (COVID-19) presentation protocol. "A few days prior to leaving..." August 13

  • Indians' pitcher says clubhouse was hurt by teammates breaking protocol: 'They lied to us'

    Yahoo! Sports "The fallout continues after Cleveland Indians pitchers Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac violated Major League Baseball’s COVID-19 protocols last weekend in Chicago. Only now, we’re starting to hear how other Indians’ players feel about the..." August 12

  • Mike Clevinger apologizes for breaking protocol: I owe my teammates better

    The Score "Cleveland Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger has apologized for breaking health and safety protocols over the weekend. "There is an implicit trust that each of my teammates share as we navigate a season during this pandemic, and I broke that trust," Clevinger said..." August 11

  • Indians Place Mike Clevinger, Zach Plesac On Restricted List

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Indians announced today that right-handers Zach Plesac and Mike Clevinger have been placed on the restricted list. Both pitchers violated the league’s health and safety protocols over the weekend when they went out after Saturday night’s game. In a pair of..." August 11

  • Indians send Mike Clevinger home for violating team protocols in Chicago

    The Score "One day after the club sent Zach Plesac home for going out with friends, the Cleveland Indians have also sent Mike Clevinger to isolate for violating team protocols related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the club announced Monday, according to Mandy..." August 10

  • Marcus Stroman, Mike Clevinger not happy with Joe Kelly suspension

    Larry Brown Sports "Joe Kelly’s suspension for throwing at Houston Astros players has once again sparked a debate over whether the punishment fit the crime. MLB was widely criticized for not suspending any Astros players for their roles in the team’s 2017 sign-stealing scandal, with many..." July 29

  • Mike Clevinger is not a fan of MLB’s extra-innings rule

    Let's Go Tribe "Less than an hour after he had to watch his team lose to the Royals in part because of MLB’s — and I quote — “whackest sh***” ever rule, Mike Clevinger took to Twitter to voice his displeasure.  Of course, the Indians didn’t only lose..." July 26