Some links as Saturday turns into Sunday…
- The Indians' brass, starting with owner Larry Dolan, were not pleased with closer Chris Perez's recent comments according to Paul Hoynes of The Cleveland Plain-Dealer. Those comments could lead to the right-hander being dealt this offseason.
- Sheldon Ocker of The Akron Beacon Journal wrote about the cost of player development and the Indians, who have lost players like CC Sabathia, Jim Thome, and Manny Ramirez to free agency in recent years.
- Phillies manager Charlie Manuel told Matt Gelb of The Philadelphia Inquirer that the club will consider making changes to the coaching staff this offseason. "We're all being evaluated … That's part of the process," added GM Ruben Amaro.