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CC Sabathia came off the disabled list and went into the eighth inning and Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer to help the New York Yankees snap a three-game losing streak by beating the Cleveland Indians 3-1 on Friday night.
Swisher backs dominant CC's victorious returnUpdated Aug 24, 2012 Share TweetCC Sabathia returned to the Yankees' rotation with a flourish, delivering a commanding 7 1/3-inning effort as he led his club to a 3-1 victory over the Indians on Friday at Progressive Field.Source: MLB.com
LaPorta returns to Indians from Triple-AUpdated Aug 24, 2012 Share TweetThe Indians recalled first baseman Matt LaPorta from Triple-A Columbus on Friday for his second stint with the team this season. The move was made after the club optioned right-hander Frank Herrmann to Columbus following Wednesday's game.Source: MLB.com