After more than a week of losing, the Chicago White Sox needed their star to find the win column again. Jose Abreu hit a pair of run-scoring singles against Cleveland ace Corey Kluber, and the White Sox beat the Indians 3-2 Wednesday night to stop a season-high, seven-game losing streak. If we score five or six we’re talking about him cruising.” The Indians had won three straight. Abreu first got to Kluber in the third inning with an RBI single, driving in Adam Eaton and coming around to score when Adam Dunn doubled.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 28th, 2014
Comments: Be the First to Comment »
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The top tiers of the reliever rankings are thinning.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 27th, 2014
Comments: Be the First to Comment »
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Zach Walters couldn’t get a bunt down. Walters hit a two-run home run in the 10th inning, lifting the Cleveland Indians to an 8-6 victory over the sliding Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Pinch-hitter Lonnie Chisenhall doubled to lead off the 10th against Jake Petricka (0-4), and after failing to sacrifice Chisenhall to third, Walters hit a 3-2 pitch well into the right-field bleachers to give the Indians the lead.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 27th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

TORONTO — Evan Longoria singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays held on to defeat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 Sunday.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 26th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The Indians can thank their starting pitching for keeping them in playoff contention. Trevor Bauer continued that trend Sunday by taking a shutout into the seventh and Cleveland hung on for a 3-1 win over the Houston Astros. The Indians (66-63) have used strong work by their rotation to stay in the postseason picture. Cleveland’s starters have recorded a 1.71 ERA in 13 games since Aug. 9.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 26th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

With 42 hits through the first three games of the series against Minnesota, the Detroit Tigers continued their offensive assault — posting 18 hits in the final game of a four-game set in a 13-4 win over the Twins on Sunday at Target Field. The 60 hits in a four-game series were the most for Detroit since 1956 and were the most allowed by the Twins in a four-gamer in franchise history. “The four games here, the bats really picked up the pace,” said Tigers manager Brad Ausmus. The Tigers broke open a tie game with three-straight two-run innings beginning in the fifth.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 25th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

After another rough start, two-time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum is in danger of falling out of the San Francisco Giants’ starting rotation as they make a late-season playoff push. Lincecum was roughed up in his start Saturday against Washington, lasting just 2 2/3 innings while giving up six runs, four of them earned. And that is why Giants manager Bruce Bochy is considering taking Lincecum out of the rotation, although he is still debating the topic. —The Colorado Rockies activated right-handed pitcher Christian Bergman from the 60-day disabled list and placed outfielder Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day DL.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 25th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The Cleveland Indians selected the contract of catcher Chris Gimenez from Triple-A Columbus on Sunday. Gimenez, who was acquired from the Texas Rangers on Saturday, will be in uniform for Sunday’s series finale against the Houston Astros. The Indians have 38 players on their 40-man roster. Gimenez, 31, has split the season between Texas and Triple-A Round Rock.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 24th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

CHICAGO (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles recalled right-hander Miguel Gonzalez from Triple-A Norfolk to start Sunday’s game against the Cubs.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 24th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Baseball teams win a lot of games playing the way the Kansas City Royals are right now. That’s the formula Kansas City has used to win 24 of the last 30 games and take command of the American League Central. Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie won for the fifth time in his last six starts and center fielder Jarrod Dyson matched a career high with three RBIs in the Royals’ 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night. Kansas City (72-56) increased its lead over Detroit in the Central to 3 1/2 games and is now 51 games above .500 this season when scoring four runs or more.

View full post on Yahoo Sports – MLB – Cleveland Indians News

Post info: By TribeMember on August 24th, 2014
Comments: Comments Off
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Next Page »