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
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
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
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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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.
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
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.
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
Indians @ Rays
Tropicana Field - Tue 6/30