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Bourn's return delayed by weather in Motown

Bourn's return delayed by weather in Motown

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated 16 hours ago
A light snowfall and frigid temperatures robbed Michael Bourn of his first game of the season with the Indians on Tuesday. Inside the warm confines of Comerica Park's visitors' clubhouse, the center fielder was just thrilled to be back with the team.
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  • Weather causes Indians-Tigers game to be postponed

    Weather causes Indians-Tigers game to be postponed

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    Tuesday's scheduled game between the Indians and Tigers at Comerica Park has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be rescheduled at a later date, but not during the current series, which is now scheduled to begin on Wednesday.
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  • Ramirez Hits 2-Run HR in 9th, Chisox Top Indians

    Ramirez Hits 2-Run HR in 9th, Chisox Top Indians

    nytimes.com Apr 13 (3 days ago)
    Alexei Ramirez hit a two-run homer off John Axford in the ninth inning, rallying the Chicago White Sox over the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on a rainy Sunday.
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  • Jeff Francoeur’s new Triple-A teammates welcome him with month-…

    Jeff Francoeur’s new Triple-A teammates welcome him with month-long prank

    yahoo.com Apr 13 (3 days ago)
    Outfielder Jeff Francoeur signed a minor deal with the San Diego Padres in March after failing to make the Cleveland Indians roster this spring. Upon signing, the 30-year-old was quickly assigned to the Padres Triple-A affiliate, the El Paso Chihuahuas,…
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  • Raburn's clutch hit, sturdy 'pen deliver win

    Raburn's clutch hit, sturdy 'pen deliver win

    MLB.com Apr 12 (4 days ago)
    Ryan Raburn bolstered his reputation as a White Sox killer by providing the deciding blow in the seventh with a two-out, two-run single, as the Indians beat the White Sox, 12-6, on Saturday at U.S. Cellular Field. Ace Justin Masterson gave up six runs (…
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  • Indians Get 12 Hits in 12-6 Win Over White Sox

    Indians Get 12 Hits in 12-6 Win Over White Sox

    nytimes.com Apr 12 (4 days ago)
    Ryan Raburn hit a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the seventh inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 12-6 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.
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  • Opposing pitchers can't figure out Abreu

    Opposing pitchers can't figure out Abreu

    MLB.com nytimes.com ESPN.com Apr 11 (5 days ago)
    The book opposing pitchers are following to retire Jose Abreu needs to be rewritten. Entering Friday's contest against the Indians at U.S. Cellular Field, the rookie first baseman topped the Major Leagues with 14 RBIs. He also had two multi-homer games …
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  • The Grand Slam: Indians pitcher Danny Salazar sets a dubious re…

    The Grand Slam: Indians pitcher Danny Salazar sets a dubious record in loss

    yahoo.com Apr 11 (5 days ago)
    Danny Salazar was so good at times Thursday night that he struck out 10 batters during his three and 2/3 innings on the field. But Salazar was so bad at times that he couldn't pitch any further into the Cleveland Indians' game against the Chicago White …
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  • White Sox end Tribe slide behind Abreu

    White Sox end Tribe slide behind Abreu

    MLB.com Apr 10 (5 days ago)
    The White Sox ended a 14-game losing streak against the rival Indians with a 7-3 victory on Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field in the first 2014 meeting between the two. Jose Abreu hit two homers for his second multihomer game.
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  • Indians place Chisenhall on paternity leave

    Indians place Chisenhall on paternity leave

    MLB.com Apr 10 (6 days ago)
    The Indians on Thursday placed Lonnie Chisenhall on the paternity leave list and recalled Justin Sellers from Triple-A Columbus.
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  • Bourn better, could be back by Sunday

    Bourn better, could be back by Sunday

    MLB.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    Indians center fielder Michael Bourn is feeling good and believes he is closing in on the finish line to his injury rehab.
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  • Padres split twin bill behind Erlin

    Padres split twin bill behind Erlin

    MLB.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    Robbie Erlin allowed one run in six innings and Chase Headley picked a good time for his first RBI of the season as the Padres defeated the Indians, 2-1, in the second game of a doubleheader Wednesday at Progressive Field.
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  • Indians McAllister Shuts Down Padres 2-0 in Game 1

    Indians McAllister Shuts Down Padres 2-0 in Game 1

    nytimes.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    Robbie Erlin allowed one run in six innings and Chase Headley's single in the sixth drove in the go-ahead run, leading the San Diego Padres to a 2-1 win over the Cleveland Indians and a split of Wednesday's doubleheader.
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  • Morgan making most of chance with Tribe

    Morgan making most of chance with Tribe

    MLB.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    Nyjer Morgan prides himself on being a catalyst for a lineup and an entertainer for the fans. So far this season, the outfielder has performed well in both regards while filling in for injured Indians center fielder Michael Bourn.
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  • Lee joins Bauer for twin bill; Pestano sent down

    Lee joins Bauer for twin bill; Pestano sent down

    MLB.com ESPN.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    The Indians made a few roster moves Wednesday in advance of their doubleheader against San Diego.
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  • Murphy Drives in 4, Indians Beat Padres 8-6

    Murphy Drives in 4, Indians Beat Padres 8-6

    nytimes.com Apr 8
    David Murphy hit a three-run homer and had four RBIs as the Cleveland Indians took advantage of outdoor batting practice and San Diego's sloppiness to beat the Padres 8-6 on Tuesday night in their delayed interleague series opener.
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  • After lengthy search, Murphy feels he's found swing

    After lengthy search, Murphy feels he's found swing

    MLB.com Apr 7
    David Murphy felt like he had been searching for his swing for more than a year. Before he stepped up to the plate Sunday afternoon, the Indians outfielder felt like things were in order during his pregame work in the batting cage.
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  • Padres-Tribe opener rained out; DH Wednesday

    Padres-Tribe opener rained out; DH Wednesday

    MLB.com Apr 7
    With a steady rain falling on Progressive Field, and no clear window to play, the Indians' night game against the Padres was called on Monday night. The teams are scheduled to make up the contest as part of a traditional doubleheader on Wednesday, begin…
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  • Cartoon predicted encounter between Indians fan and Chief Wahoo…

    Cartoon predicted encounter between Indians fan and Chief Wahoo protester

    yahoo.com Apr 7
    This startling photo from Friday's Cleveland Indians home opener raised a lot of eyebrows when it started to circulate online. If you could sum up the arguments about sports teams using Native American names/mascots in one photo, this would be it. Since…
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  • Indians, Padres Postponed by Rain

    Indians, Padres Postponed by Rain

    nytimes.com Apr 7
    Corey Kluber's got a cloud hanging over him so far this season.
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  • Indians add Minor League utility man in trade

    Indians add Minor League utility man in trade

    MLB.com Apr 7
    The Indians have acquired 23-year-old utility man Torsten Boss from the Orioles in exchange for right-hander Preston Guilmet, who was designated for assignment last week.
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  • Twins Outslug Indians 10-7

    Twins Outslug Indians 10-7

    nytimes.com Apr 6
    Chris Colabello drove in four runs, Brian Dozier scored three times and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Cleveland Indians 10-7 on Sunday.
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  • Indians OF Bourn not ready to return off DL

    Indians OF Bourn not ready to return off DL

    ESPN.com Apr 6
    Indians starting center fielder Michael Bourn will need to play in a few more minor league games as he recovers from a hamstring injury.
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  • Nick Swisher celebrates opening day home run with O-H-I-O cheer

    Nick Swisher celebrates opening day home run with O-H-I-O cheer

    yahoo.com Apr 6
    Your browser does not support iframes. To say Nick Swisher is enjoying his time with the Cleveland Indians would be the ultimate understatement. After signing as a free agent on Jan. 3, 2013, Swisher, who was born in Columbus, grew up one state over in …
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  • Video - MLB Daily Download: Monday 05:46

    MLB Daily Download: Monday

    Apr 14
    Antonietta Collins recaps Sunday's action from around the league, including an ejection in the Bronx, a couple of walk-offs and back-to-back-to-back home runs in Los Angeles.
  • Video - Ramirez's Big Home Run Lifts White Sox 00:45

    Ramirez's Big Home Run Lifts White Sox

    Apr 13
    Alexei Ramirez hit a walk-off two-run home run to lead the White Sox past the Indians 4-3.
  • Video - Indians Power Past White Sox 00:28

    Indians Power Past White Sox

    Apr 12
    The Indians hit three home runs en route to defeating the White Sox 12-6.
  • Video - Injury Report: Michael Bourn 01:13

    Injury Report: Michael Bourn

    Apr 11
    Stephania Bell discusses when Michael Bourn will return to the lineup.

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