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Indians' Anderson takes perfect game into 7th

Rookie Cody Anderson took a bid for a perfect game into the seventh inning in his second major league start, and the struggling Cleveland Indians snapped a three-game losing streak with a 7-1 vic

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Indians lose perfect bid, win game

Cody Anderson's perfect-game bid went up in flames when Grady Sizemore knocked a solo shot to right in the 7th, but that was the only run the Rays could put on the board as Cleveland cruised to a 7-1 victory. Box score

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You see, what had happened was

Cody Anderson had a perfect game through 6.1 innings. Then, Grady Sizemore caught all of Anderson's fastball and sent it on a one-way trip to right, breaking the no-hit bid with a solo HR. The Indians still lead the Rays 2-1 through seven. Follow live

MLB: Indians P Cody Anderson retired first 19 batters vs. Rays before Grady Sizemore homered with 1 out in 7th

Anderson not sophomore slumping

Cody Anderson is perfect through 6 innings in his second game in the majors (70 pitches, 1 K). Anderson now has 13.2 scoreless IP to start his career. Follow live

MLB: Indians rookie P Cody Anderson has retired first 18 batters through 6 innings vs. Rays in his 2nd ML start

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Indians' Anderson making things serious

Tampa Bay has sent 15 batters up and 15 have come back without a hit through 5 innings. Yup, Cleveland SP Cody Anderson has a perfect game through 5 and is on the mound in the bottom of the 6th. Follow live

Indians: P Cody Anderson has retired first 15 batters through 5 innings vs. Rays; 1 strikeout, 56 pitches

Wash, rinse, repeat for the Indians

Cleveland had a near carbon copy in the 2nd inning with Yan Gomes' leadoff double and Jason Kipnis bringing him home with a 2-out RBI single. The Tribe lead the Rays 2-0 in the second. Follow live

Series Preview: Indians vs. Rays

The Cleveland Indians (33-41) are fourth in the American League Central entering a series against the Tampa Bay Rays. Cleveland is 3-7 in its last 10 games. One bright spot has been David Murphy, who is batting .538 in his last seven games. ESPN Cleveland

Power Rankings: Cleveland Indians no. 20

The Indians were shut out in their last two games against the Orioles, and overall in June, Cleveland is 9-15. The offense has gone ice cold, scoring one or zero runs in five of their last nine games. Power Rankings

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Indians' Moss: Looks like we have no heart

Brandon Moss says the slumping Indians haven't given up on the season, but "it would look like we have no heart," and he can't blame fans for thinking that.

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Orioles hit 3 HRs and beat Indians 8-0 for sweep

Chris Tillman pitched seven innings of four-hit ball to win his fourth straight decision, and the Baltimore Orioles breezed past the Cleveland Indians 8-0 Sunday night to complete a doubleheader

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Final: Orioles 8, Indians 0

The Orioles completed a doubleheader sweep, shutting out the Indians in the night cap. It's the first time Baltimore has tossed a shutout in both games of a doubleheader since September 1974, also against Cleveland. Box score

Slightly early shower for Francona.

With the Indians on the verge of being swept in a doubleheader, manager Terry Francona got thrown out after arguing a third-strike call on the second out of the ninth inning.

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Orioles pouring it on

Chris Davis, Travis Snider and Chris Parmelee have all homered in the 4th inning, turning a slim 2-0 lead into an 8-0 rout for the Orioles against the Indians. Follow live

Baltimore on top again

The Orioles won Game 1 of today's day-night doubleheader 4-0, and have taken a 2-0 lead in the nightcap thanks to a 2-run single by Ryan Flaherty. The O's have won 6 of 7 coming into tonight. Follow live

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs29123rd
Batting Average.25217th
On Base Percentage.3257th
Slugging Percentage.38818th
Earned Run Average4.0621st
Quality Starts3620th
WHIP1.3020th
BAA.25416th

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