Cleveland Indians

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August 23, 2019 - 10:41 pm
Brad Hand bounced back from his recent struggles to record his 30th save, Francisco Lindor hit a two-run homer and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Friday night. The All-Star closer, who had blown three consecutive saves, gave up a leadoff single to Alex Gordon in the...
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July 28, 2019 - 4:26 pm
In a startling scene, Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer suddenly heaved the ball from just past the mound over the center field wall Sunday while being taken out of the game against Kansas City. Bauer was obviously upset, although it wasn't clear whether he was mad at his performance or that...
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July 27, 2019 - 11:27 pm
Mike Clevinger won't give away the secret to his success against the Kansas City Royals. Clevinger (5-2) allowed one run on eight hits in seven innings and didn't walk a batter as the Cleveland Indians defeated the Royals 9-1 on Saturday night. With the victory, Clevinger improved to 8-0 all-time...
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July 26, 2019 - 11:14 pm
Jose Ramirez homered for the second consecutive game, a three-run shot that sent rookie Zach Plesac and the Cleveland Indians past the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Friday night. Francisco Lindor had three hits, including an RBI triple, as the Indians stayed two games behind first-place Minnesota in...
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July 20, 2019 - 9:05 pm
Adam Plutko of the Cleveland Indians picked the wrong time to pitch his best game of the season, as the Royals managed to win this evening by a score of 1-0. Plutko allowed one run in seven innings on Saturday night, but the Indians were held scoreless for the eighth time this season in a 1-0 loss...
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July 19, 2019 - 9:52 pm
Rookie Oscar Mercado went 5 for 5 and drove in two runs as the Cleveland Indians won their sixth straight game, defeating the Kansas City Royals 10-5 on Friday night. Mercado had an RBI double in the third inning and a run-scoring single in the sixth. He also scored twice. Mercado is batting .423 (...
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Gary Roaman, USA Today
July 04, 2019 - 7:53 pm
Indians manager Terry Francona looked over at bench coach Brad Mills midway through Thursday's game against the Royals and said, 'Gosh, they're letting us just hang around." It wasn't long until Cleveland took advantage of it. Francisco Lindor drove in the go-ahead runs during a six-run seventh...
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July 03, 2019 - 10:45 pm
Mike Clevinger pitched six innings of four-hit ball, Carlos Santana and Roberto Perez went deep, and the Cleveland Indians rolled to a 4-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Clevinger (2-2) struck out nine without a walk in his second start since a balky back forced him into a...
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July 02, 2019 - 11:10 pm
Jake Bauers matched a career high with four hits while driving in three runs, the Cleveland bullpen bailed Trevor Bauer out of a late jam and the Indians held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 9-5 on Tuesday night. Pitching a day after the death of his former teammate and friend Tyler Skaggs, Bauer...
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June 25, 2019 - 11:24 pm
Brad Hand's sublime season came to stunning end. For once, the Royals mustered some late-game magic. Hunter Dozier's grand slam capped Kansas City's five-run rally in the ninth inning off Hand, Cleveland's previously perfect All-Star closer, as the Royals rallied for an 8-6 win over the Indians on...
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