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Brantley homers twice as Indians hold on

Brantley homers twice as Indians hold on

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jul 7, 2013
Michael Brantley's two-run homer in the eighth inning off Al Alburquerque helped Cleveland snap a seven-game skid against Detroit and gave the Indians an 8-6 win on Sunday, trimming one game off the Tigers' lead in the AL Central.
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  • Indians designate Carrasco, promote Guilmet

    Indians designate Carrasco, promote Guilmet

    MLB.com Jul 7, 2013
    The Indians designated Carlos Carrasco for assignment Sunday for the purposes of optioning him to Triple-A, promoted Preston Guilmet from Columbus and transferred Lou Marson to the 60-day DL.
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  • Indians send Carrasco down day after romp

    Indians send Carrasco down day after romp

    ESPN.com Jul 7, 2013
    The Indians have sent inconsistent starter Carlos Carrasco back to Triple-A Columbus.
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  • Video - Looking For Relief 01:19

    Looking For Relief

    Jul 7
    The "Baseball Tonight" crew breaks down the teams that need bullpen help.
  • Video - Brantley, Indians Outlast Tigers 00:32

    Brantley, Indians Outlast Tigers

    Jul 7
    Michael Brantley hit two home runs, including the go-ahead blast in the eighth inning, to lift the Indians to a 9-6 win against the Tigers.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Guest MMQB: Austen Lane on the struggle to succeed on- and off…

    Jul 7
    Peter King is taking his annual vacation, and he's lined up some special guests to fill in on MMQB in the meantime. This week, Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Austen Lane takes over.
  • Sources: Cavs join Mavs in race for Bynum

    Jul 7
    The Cleveland Cavaliers have joined the Dallas Mavericks as a prime team to watch in the race to sign free-agent center Andrew Bynum.
  • Milwaukee Bucks agree to terms with Carlos Delfino, sources say

    Jul 7
    The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to terms on a contract with free-agent forward Carlos Delfino, according to sources close to the process.
  • John Clayton's NFL mailbag: Franchise-tag system flaws exposed

    Jul 7
    Mailbag: The franchise-tag system doesn't appear to be working as intended for teams or players, writes John Clayton.