Andrew Miller RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Yankees' Brian Cashman gives more insight into Andrew Miller, Aroldis Chapman trades

    Newark Star-Ledger "At the trade deadline, jettisoning Aroldis Chapman seemed like a no-brainer for the Yankees. Dealing Andrew Miller? Not quite as obvious, but it still made sense on many levels. That didn't make the process any easier for Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, who couldn't simply just flip his..." November 07

  • Miller sets postseason reliever strikeout record

    CBS Sports "We're only four games into the 2016 World Series between the Indians and the Cubs, and Indians reliever Andrew Miller already has an all-time record. In only 17 innings pitched this postseason, Miller has 29 strikeouts. Now, some obvious caveats apply, as we can see the whole leaderboard is..." October 30

  • Andrew Miller is anything but soft

    Today's Knuckleball "Sometimes reputations can be off. They might not tell the whole story, or much of it, really. But in the case of Andrew Miller, the early rep and the reality are exact, polar opposites. It’s like expecting a black hole in the lineup, and getting a well-rested Kyle Schwarber. It’s like..." October 29

  • Andrew Miller named ALCS MVP for Cleveland Indians, but says he doesn't deserve it

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Andrew Miller was named MVP of the American League Championship Series, but he said he didn't deserve the award. The Indians advanced to the World Series on Wednesday with a 3-0 victory over Toronto in Game 5 of the ALCS. Miller helped secure the win with 2 2/3 scoreless innings, which was not..." October 20

  • Miller won't return to rotation: 'That ship has kind of sailed'

    CBS Sports "Thus far this postseason, one of the biggest trends has been managers relying heavily on their bullpen. We saw Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen enter Game 5 of the NLDS in the seventh inning earlier this week, and of course Indians skipper Terry Francona has been very aggressive with bullpen ace..." October 15