BS1999 to Appear at Tribe Game Tonight

The time has finally come. Believing Since 1999 (one person, don’t think that this operation is too legit yet) will be in attendance tonight as the Tribe resumes action at Progressive Field against Brandon Maurer (2-5, 5.97) and the Seattle Mariners. You’re probably thinking that a highly influential blog such as this would certainly have […]

You know things are going well when…

The Cleveland Indians won a game last night by the score of 1-0 over the Oakland Athletics. A masterful effort from Zach McAllister was obviously the highlight of the evening, and Yan Gomes was the difference in more ways than one. He had the only RBI of the game, but also gunned Yoenis Cespedes at […]

Believing is Back, Talkin’ some Tribe

Welcome back to Believing Since 1999. Here’s the personal update that nobody really cares about explaining why there hasn’t been a post to the blog since Phil Dawson’s departure. I recently started an internship with the Louisville Bats, the Cincinnati Reds’ Triple-A affiliate, working in Media Relations. That whole “building a resume for your professional […]

Tribe Spring Tune-Up: First Thing’s First, a Look at 1B

In the first installment of Believing Since 1999’s Tribe Spring Tune-Up, we’ll take a look at the options available for the Indians this season, as well as what is developing down on the farm at first base. The apparent starter is┬áMark Reynolds, who led the American League in strikeouts last season, but also hasn’t hit […]

Thoughts on Everyone: Today is Swisher Sweet

Didn’t take long for somebody to use that phrase (I may not even be the first person today to say it), but it seemed right for the headline. There’s a couple of quick hits I wanted to share this afternoon before we settle in for some Browns football at Mile High. As everyone hopefully knows, […]

Thoughts on the Indians: What’s Next this Offseason?

As promised yesterday on Twitter and Saturday here on the blog, this is part two of what will now end up being a three-part offseason series. With all of the moving that the Indians have already done (most of which I think the fans/media generally approve of), there are still spots to be filled as […]