Tribe clinches AL Central

/ Sep 17, 2017

Tribe clinches AL Central

Francisco Lindor planned to pour a bottle of water over his head. On Sunday, he'll switch to champagne. For the second year in a row, the Cleveland Indians are AL Central champions. A few hours after they beat Kansas City 8-4 in the first game since ...

Tribe's streak ends at 22

/ Sep 16, 2017

Tribe's streak ends at 22

The Cleveland Indians can return to clinching their division and playoff preparations. Their historic winning streak is, well, history. Cleveland had its AL record run stopped at 22 straight games on Friday night as the Indians were beaten 4-3 by the Kansas City Royals, who became ...

Indians stretch epic streak to 22

/ Sep 15, 2017

Indians stretch epic streak to 22

On a winning streak that just won't stop, the Cleveland Indians have posted shutouts, blowouts and routine wins. All that was missing were a walk-off victory and extra innings. "Check those two off," closer Cody Allen said. "We're checking all the boxes." And check this out: 22 ...

Indians establish AL record with 21st consecutive win

/ Sep 14, 2017

Indians establish AL record with 21st consecutive win

Just a little more than a month ago, Jay Bruce was in New York sinking with the Mets as a season that began with promise and a richness of pitching was undermined by injuries. The plunge was dramatic. So was the rise. A trade rescued Bruce ...

Indians beat Tigers to stretch win streak to 20

/ Sep 13, 2017

Indians beat Tigers to stretch win streak to 20

Francisco Lindor skipped through the doorway and into the Indians' clubhouse, where the pulsating music was at an ear-splitting level. As many of his teammates dressed quickly with another game just 14 hours away, Cleveland's star shortstop worked the room, exchanging high-fives with anyone he ...

Indians cruise to 19th straight win

/ Sep 12, 2017

Indians cruise to 19th straight win

One more day. One more game. One more win. The Cleveland Indians are ripping off victories like few teams before them. And, they're not finished. With their latest lopsided win, the Indians extended the majors' longest winning streak in 15 years to 19 games on Monday night ...

Surging Indians extend streak to 18

/ Sep 11, 2017

Surging Indians extend streak to 18

Francisco Lindor broke two bats, borrowed one from a teammate, and hit a home run. It's been like that for the Cleveland Indians of late. The Indians stretched their franchise-record winning streak to 18 games, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 Sunday night behind homers from Lindor ...

Indians win franchise-record 17th straight game

/ Sep 10, 2017

Indians win franchise-record 17th straight game

The crowd of 30,459 stood and cheered as Cody Allen fanned Trey Mancini for the final out. Make it 17 in a row for the Cleveland Indians. Francisco Lindor homered and Allen finished off another impressive performance for Cleveland's bullpen, helping the Indians beat the Baltimore ...

Indians set team record with 15th win in a row

/ Sep 8, 2017

Indians set team record with 15th win in a row

The Cleveland Indians didn't need much help to match last season's team-record 14-game winning streak, batting .317 and pitching to a 1.86 ERA over the last two weeks. No. 15 was over almost before it started. Cleveland jumped all over emergency starter Mike Pelfrey for seven ...

Ramirez guides Tribe to 11th straight victory

/ Sep 4, 2017

Ramirez guides Tribe to 11th straight victory

Jose Ramirez isn't finished setting records for extra-base hits. In June, the Cleveland infielder became the first player in modern history to get 14 of them — 10 doubles, a triple and three homers — in a seven-game span. Sunday, he packed it all into one ...

Indians sweep twin bill again

/ Sep 2, 2017

Indians sweep twin bill again

The Cleveland Indians are playing so well, they're piling up wins two at a time. The AL Central leaders completed their second doubleheader sweep in three days, routing Detroit 10-0 Friday night for their ninth straight victory. Mike Clevinger pitched six sharp innings to finish off ...

/ Jul 6, 2017

Indians' Francona remains in hospital

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona missed a second straight game on Wednesday as he remained hospitalized for tests aimed at diagnosing the cause of dizzy spells. It was unclear if the 58-year-old would be able to serve as American League manager in the All-Star Game ...