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Pair of additions 'likely' for Tribe roster

Pair of additions 'likely' for Tribe roster

MLB.com Updated 19 hours ago
The Indians announced Thursday afternoon that they would "likely" purchase the contract of two Minor Leaguers for Friday's series opener in Detroit. Left-handed reliever Giovanni Soto and utility player Michael Martinez are expected to be adde…
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  • Johnson to start Sunday as Sale pushed back

    Johnson to start Sunday as Sale pushed back

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    Erik Johnson will start for the White Sox in Sunday's series finale at Kauffman Stadium, while Chris Sale moves back to a Labor Day afternoon home start against the Indians as announced by manager Robin Ventura on Thursday.
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  • Mathias among 10 top prospect performers Wednesday

    Mathias among 10 top prospect performers Wednesday

    MLB.com Sep 3 (yesterday)
    Mark Mathias' career is just beginning, but he may never have as good of a game as he did Wednesday. The Indians' No. 21 prospect homered and tripled as part of a 4-for-5 performance, while his career-high six RBIs proved to be the difference in Class A…
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  • Roundup: Donaldson and Dickey Lead Jays to Victory

    Roundup: Donaldson and Dickey Lead Jays to Victory

    nytimes.com Sep 3 (yesterday)
    R. A. Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Josh Donaldson had three hits and three R.B.I., and Toronto beat the Indians, 5-1, in Cleveland.
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  • Goins' walk-off HR lifts Jays over Tribe in 10

    Goins' walk-off HR lifts Jays over Tribe in 10

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 2 (2 days ago)
    Ryan Goins came through with a walk-off homer in the 10th inning as the Blue Jays defeated the Indians, 5-3, in dramatic fashion on Tuesday night at Rogers Centre.
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  • Danny Salazar leads Indians to sixth straight victory

    Danny Salazar leads Indians to sixth straight victory

    yahoo.com nytimes.com MLB.com Sep 1 (3 days ago)
    Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. It may be too late, but the Cleveland Indians ar…
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  • Quotes to note: Shapiro, Dolan on transition

    Quotes to note: Shapiro, Dolan on transition

    MLB.com yahoo.com nytimes.com Aug 31 (4 days ago)
    The Indians announced Monday that team president Mark Shapiro will assume the same role with the Blue Jays at the conclusion of this season. Here are some thoughts from Shapiro and Tribe owner Paul Dolan from the news conference in Cleveland.
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  • Tribe hits 2nd slam in 2 days to sweep Halos

    Tribe hits 2nd slam in 2 days to sweep Halos

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 30 (5 days ago)
    Abraham Almonte launched a grand slam, Carlos Santana drove in three runs with a little help from the sun and Josh Tomlin spun seven-plus strong innings to lead the Indians to a 9-2 rout over the Angels on Sunday at Progressive Field.
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  • Indians owner hires firm to find minority investor

    Indians owner hires firm to find minority investor

    ESPN.com Aug 30 (5 days ago)
    Indians owner hires firm to find minority investor
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  • Gomes' grand slam caps rally to top Halos

    Gomes' grand slam caps rally to top Halos

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 30 (5 days ago)
    One night after coming from behind with three runs against seventh-inning reliever Trevor Gott, the Indians went off against Angels setup man Joe Smith in the eighth, getting a go-ahead double by Carlos Santana and a game-breaking grand slam by Yan Gome…
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  • Rally in 7th pushes Tribe past Angels

    Rally in 7th pushes Tribe past Angels

    MLB.com Aug 29 (6 days ago)
    Trailing by a run with eight outs left, the Indians rallied against rookie reliever Trevor Gott, getting run-scoring hits by Abraham Almonte, Jason Kipnis and Carlos Santana to beat the Angels, 3-1, at Progressive Field on Friday night.
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  • Roundup: Angels Lose Ground as Indians Get a Win

    Roundup: Angels Lose Ground as Indians Get a Win

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)
    Trevor Bauer, starting in place of an ill Danny Salazar, allowed one run in eight innings, and Cleveland defeated visiting Los Angeles, 3-1, on Friday.
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  • Bauer, Kipnis Lead Indians to 3-1 Win Over Angels

    Bauer, Kipnis Lead Indians to 3-1 Win Over Angels

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)
    Trevor Bauer, starting in place of an ill Danny Salazar, allowed one run in eight innings and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 on Friday night.
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  • Francona won't opt out of deal to leave Indians

    Francona won't opt out of deal to leave Indians

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (7 days ago)
    Francona won't opt out of deal to leave Indians
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  • Indians scratch Salazar due to unspecified illness

    Indians scratch Salazar due to unspecified illness

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (7 days ago)
    Indians scratch Salazar due to unspecified illness
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  • Kipnis Has HR, 3 RBIs to Lead Indians Past Brewers, 6-2

    Kipnis Has HR, 3 RBIs to Lead Indians Past Brewers, 6-2

    nytimes.com Aug 26
    Jason Kipnis homered and drove in three runs, and the Cleveland Indians used six pitchers in a 6-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.
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  • Video - Brantley, Swisher Ready For 2015 03:19

    Brantley, Swisher Ready For 2015

    Mar 2
    Indians outfielders Michael Brantley and Nick Swisher discuss their team's goals for this season and competing in the American League Central.
  • Video - Kluber, Indians Ready To Meet Challenge In 2015 02:16

    Kluber, Indians Ready To Meet Challenge In 2015

    Mar 2
    Indians pitcher and reigning American League Cy Young award winner Corey Kluber discusses his successful 2014 season and dealing with expectations for this year.
  • Video - Three Up, Three Down: Cleveland Indians 02:18

    Three Up, Three Down: Cleveland Indians

    Mar 2
    Tim Kurkjian and Mark Mulder break down the biggest questions facing the Indians this season.
  • Video - Indians Players To Watch 01:21

    Indians Players To Watch

    Mar 2
    Tim Kurkjian and Mark Mulder break down the Indians' players they're keeping an eye on this season.

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