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  • Carrasco looks for answer at home vs. Sox
    The second game of four between the Red Sox and the Indians at Progressive Field will feature a matchup between a pair of right-handers, as Boston's Doug Fister will face off against Cleveland's Carlos Carrasco on Tuesday.
  • Tribe rallies, walks off on error vs. Red Sox
    In what could be a preview of an American League postseason series, the Indians took the first round against the Red Sox. Cleveland mounted a late rally on Monday night, culminating in a bunt and a throwing error that delivered a 5-4 win in walk-off fashion at Progressive Field.
  • Miller exits with knee injury after 7 pitches
    Indians relief ace Andrew Miller exited Monday's game against the Red Sox after only seven pitches with what the club termed a re-aggravated right knee injury.
  • 'Machine' ready to roll for Players Weekend
    "Machine" will be plastered on the back of Bradley Zimmer's jersey for MLB's first Players Weekend Aug. 25-27, giving fans a chance to learn and adopt the rookie's moniker as well.
  • Wendelstedt exits after warmup pitch to mask
    In Monday night's Indians-Red Sox series opener at Progressive Field, home-plate umpire Hunter Wendelstedt exited the game following the sixth inning after earlier taking a warmup pitch from Boston reliever Joe Kelly off the mask.
  • Tomlin, Brantley take positive rehab steps
    Despite sitting atop the American League Central, the Indians have had to deal with a bunch of injuries as of late. But before their matchup with the Red Sox on Monday night at Progressive Field, Indians manager Terry Francona announced some good news for a couple of the team's injured players.
  • Mejia, Bradley power Akron to win
    Francisco Mejia and Bobby Bradley helped bring Akron's five-game losing streak to an end as the duo combined for five extra-base hits, five runs and six RBIs in a 13-5 victory against Harrisburg.
  • Indians' Top 30 Prospects list
    Who do the Indians have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Cleveland's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
  • A-Jax: Junior Leaguer's grab 'awesome'
    On Aug. 1 against the Red Sox at Fenway Park, Indians center fielder Austin Jackson made what may be considered the "catch of the year" as he leaped on the warning track to rob Boston designated hitter Hanley Ramirez of a home run before flipping over the center-field wall.
  • Despite Lindor's HR, Tribe can't finish off sweep
    A potential statement series didn't turn out the way the Royals wanted it to, but they did avoid the sweep thanks to a strong start from right-hander Jason Hammel and some offensive help from their bench players.
  • Salazar's dud a rarity of late for Tribe's starters
    Only a few days ago, Danny Salazar leaned against a wall inside Target Field's visitors' clubhouse, explaining how no starter in the Indians' rotation wanted to be the one who ended the streak. The group has been on the kind of roll that fuels friendly competition among teammates.
  • Kluber 'good to go' for Wednesday start
    Given Corey Kluber's importance to the Indians' rotation, the staff ace is doing everything in his power to prepare for his scheduled start against the Red Sox on Wednesday. The right-hander passed a big test Sunday with a bullpen session at Kauffman Stadium.
  • Timely hits back Bauer as Tribe blanks Royals
    Jay Bruce continued his sizzling start with the Indians by hitting an RBI double, and catcher Roberto Perez delivered a two-out, two-run single in the fourth inning, and the Indians held off the Royals, 5-0, on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.
  • Cerebral Bauer unable to explain recent success
    Trevor Bauer loves to dive head-first into data. He can cite the spin rates of his pitches and will roll his eyes when a tracking system misreads something that leaves his right hand. Not only does Bauer work with the Indians to gather as much information as possible, the pitcher also employs a research assistant.
  • Bruce's 2 HRs, 5 RBIs power Tribe past KC
    In the first of 10 games between the Indians and Royals that could decide the American League Central, the Tribe cruised to a 10-1 win on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.
  • Miller returns, escapes jam in win over Royals
    Prior to Friday's game against Kansas City, Cleveland activated relief ace Andrew Miller from the 10-day disabled list, following his bout with right knee soreness. In order to clear a spot on the roster for Miller's return, the Indians placed outfielder Abraham Almonte on the 10-day DL with a left hamstring strain.
  • Francona keeps things loose with DJ, hoops
    Music was blaring inside the visitors' clubhouse as Indians players arrived at Kauffman Stadium on Friday afternoon. The handful who made their way to the park early were gathered around a Pop-A-Shot basketball hoop, and were engaged in a heated competition hours before their game against the Royals.
  • Capel plates four for Lake County
    Now into his second month playing in the Florida State League, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is finding his power stroke.
  • Bruce homers, but Tribe's streak ends at 6
    Max Kepler was not in the Twins' starting lineup for Thursday's nightcap of a twin bill against the Indians. An injury forced him into the mix and Kepler's late go-ahead home run fueled a 4-2 victory, which ended Cleveland's six-game winning streak and run of 10 straight wins at Target Field.
  • Clevinger, Bauer provide relief for Indians' 'pen
    There are times when a defeat is not a complete loss. The Indians would have surely preferred to sweep Thursday's doubleheader and the series with the Twins, but the Tribe was nonetheless pleased to head into an important set against the Royals with its pitching staff intact.
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