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  • Indians' Michael Brantley anxious to contribute every game

    Indians' Michael Brantley anxious to contribute every game

    ESPN.com Updated May 1 (yesterday)
    Indians' Michael Brantley anxious to contribute every game
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  • Saltalamacchia Lifts Streaking Tigers Over Twins, 6-5

    Saltalamacchia Lifts Streaking Tigers Over Twins, 6-5

    nytimes.com May 1 (yesterday)
    Not long ago, the Tigers were left reeling after a three-game sweep by the visiting Indians. One week later, Detroit is heading into Cleveland with a five-game winning streak.
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  • Galvis pushes Phillies to 4 games over .500

    Galvis pushes Phillies to 4 games over .500

    MLB.com May 1 (2 days ago)
    The Phillies beat the Indians on Saturday night at Citizens Bank Park, 4-3, to improve to 14-10. It is the first time they have been four games over .500 since the end of the 2011 season, when they finished 102-60. Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis led t…
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  • Roundup: Phillies’ Streak Reaches Five as They Outlast the Indi…

    Roundup: Phillies’ Streak Reaches Five as They Outlast the Indians

    nytimes.com May 1 (2 days ago)
    Freddy Galvis homered and hit a go-ahead single in the seventh inning Saturday night to lead the host Philadelphia Phillies to their fifth straight win, 4-3, over the Cleveland Indians.
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  • Twins-Tribe Prince tribute a part of Rock Hall

    Twins-Tribe Prince tribute a part of Rock Hall

    MLB.com Apr 28 (5 days ago)
    The Twins turned Target Field purple on Monday, celebrating the life and music of Prince in a tribute game against the Indians. Now, there will be a bit of baseball history located inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland.
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  • Indians Spoil Berrios Debut With 6-5 Win Over Twins

    Indians Spoil Berrios Debut With 6-5 Win Over Twins

    nytimes.com Apr 28 (5 days ago)
    One day after Cleveland Indians closer Cody Allen gave up the game-winning hit in the bottom of the ninth inning, he found himself in another high leverage situation against the Minnesota Twins' best hitter.
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  • Sano Walks Off Twins With Single, 6-5 Over Indians

    Sano Walks Off Twins With Single, 6-5 Over Indians

    nytimes.com Apr 26 (6 days ago)
    Miguel Sano singled in a run with one out in the ninth inning, giving the Minnesota Twins a 6-5, walk-off win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.
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  • Hunter close to joining Tribe bullpen from DL

    Hunter close to joining Tribe bullpen from DL

    MLB.com Apr 26 (6 days ago)
    Indians manager Terry Francona indicated that right-hander Tommy Hunter, who has been rehabbing core-muscle issues with Triple-A Columbus, is rapidly approaching activation from the disabled list.
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  • Arcia launches Twins to walk-off over Tribe

    Arcia launches Twins to walk-off over Tribe

    MLB.com Apr 26
    Oswaldo Arcia hit a walk-off solo shot off Indians reliever Zach McAllister in the ninth inning to lead the Twins to a 4-3 win Monday night at Target Field.
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  • Indians' Carrasco (hamstring) may miss 6 weeks

    Indians' Carrasco (hamstring) may miss 6 weeks

    Indians' Carrasco (hamstring) may miss 6 weeks
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  • Michael Brantley ready to rejoin Indians after shoulder surgery

    Michael Brantley ready to rejoin Indians after shoulder surgery

    The Cleveland Indians are off to a nice 9-7 start, especially so when you consider they've played the first three weeks of the baseball season without one of their best hitters. But that should change Monday, as outfielder Michael Brantley rejoins the t…
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  • Lindor envisions amazing Classic for Puerto Rico

    Lindor envisions amazing Classic for Puerto Rico

    MLB.com Apr 25
    Francisco Lindor is thrilled to have the opportunity to represent Puerto Rico in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, and the Indians star is looking forward to teaming up with fellow shortstop Carlos Correa, along with some other intriguing names who could…
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  • Lindor has formidable fan in Vizquel

    Lindor has formidable fan in Vizquel

    MLB.com Apr 24
    Dazzling defensive plays up the middle are nothing new for Indians fans. Watching shortstop Francisco Lindor now elicits memories of Omar Vizquel playing the position for Cleveland with a blend of artistry and acrobatics.
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  • Kluber, Gomes help Indians roll over Tigers

    Kluber, Gomes help Indians roll over Tigers

    Yan Gomes' three-run homer punctuated a seven-run Indians onslaught against Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez, sending Corey Kluber cruising to his first win of the season in a 10-1 Cleveland victory on Saturday afternoon at Comerica Park.
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  • Extra Bases: Indians Look to Follow Mets’ Lead

    Extra Bases: Indians Look to Follow Mets’ Lead

    nytimes.com Apr 23
    Mike Chernoff, who helped build a winning team in Cleveland, is counting on his young rotation pillars Corey Kluber, Carlos Carrasco and Danny Salazar.
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  • De Jesus debuts as first MLB umpire from DR

    De Jesus debuts as first MLB umpire from DR

    For the first time in Major League history, a Dominican umpire took the field. Ramon De Jesus, who hails from the capital of Santo Domingo, made his Major League umpiring debut on Friday, when the Tigers faced the Indians at Comerica Park in Detroit.
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  • Indians Hit 2 Homers Off Justin Verlander, Beat Tigers 2-1

    Indians Hit 2 Homers Off Justin Verlander, Beat Tigers 2-1

    nytimes.com Apr 22
    Carlos Santana and Marlon Byrd homered off Justin Verlander, lifting the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
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  • Cano's 3-Run Homer in 10th Lifts Mariners Over Indians 10-7

    Cano's 3-Run Homer in 10th Lifts Mariners Over Indians 10-7

    nytimes.com Apr 21
    Robinson Cano hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning off Cody Allen, lifting the Seattle Mariners over the Cleveland Indians 10-7 on Thursday.
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  • Walker Pitches Mariners Past Indians for 2-1 Victory

    Walker Pitches Mariners Past Indians for 2-1 Victory

    nytimes.com Apr 20
    Taijuan Walker allowed just an unearned run over six innings, Norichika Aoki had a two-run triple in the second and the Seattle Mariners beat the Cleveland Indians 2-1 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.