Corey Kluber pitched eight innings while Carlos Santana and Ryan Raburn homered, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 2-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
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As Jim Bowden notes while laying out their offseason objectives, the Cleveland Indians are just a few position upgrades away from contending.
Josh Tomlin pitched into the seventh inning and Carlos Santana drove in three runs with a bases-loaded double, leading the Cleveland Indians to an 8-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Friday ni
Pinch-runner Eduard Nunez scored from third base on a wild pitch and Torii Hunter hit a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to give Minnesota a 4-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday ni
Other clubs that are thirsty
The Cubs have a chance to snap that historic drought this year, but there are three other that clubs are owed a long-overdue trip to the Fall Classic. The Indians haven't held the trophy in over 50 years, while the Rangers and Astros have never won at all.
Twins and Indians tied at 2 late
The Indians scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh, but the Twins evened it up in the top of the eighth thanks to Eduardo Escobar's RBI double. The Twins went into the game 1.5 back for the AL's second wild card and are trying to stay alive for the postseason. Follow live
Eric Karabell analyzes the short list of hitters with more walks than strikeouts, including Michael Brantley, Joey Votto and more.
Cody Anderson pitched seven shutout innings and Jose Ramirez hit a three-run homer, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 10-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins Wednesday night to split a doubleheade
Kyle Gibson pitched six shutout innings and Torii Hunter had a three-run double as the Minnesota Twins gained ground in the AL wild-card race, winning their fourth straight in a 7-1 victory over
The Cleveland Indians have shut down left fielder Michael Brantley for the rest of the regular season because of a sore right shoulder.
The Twins' wild-card chase will resume Wednesday with a twinbill.
After a slow start at the plate, Francisco Lindor has challenged Carlos Correa as the AL's top rookie with a .311 batting average entering Tuesday.
Indians may shut down Brantley
Michael Brantley won't be in the lineup tonight against the Twins because of an injured right shoulder. Manager Terry Francona said Brantley is being examined by an orthopedist and the team could shut the outfielder down for Cleveland's final seven games. He's batting .310 with 15 homers and 84 RBIs in 137 games.
Over at Grantland, they're searching for clarity in the tight, tight race for the American League Rookie of the Year.Carlos Correa and Francisco Lindor are both 21-year-old shortstops from Puerto Rico.
Grantland: Searching for Clarity in the Closely Contested Carlos Correa vs. Francisco Lindor AL Rookie of the Year Debate
Houston's Correa and Cleveland's Lindor are proof that two journeys that start and end in almost exactly the same place can take radically different forms along the way. But we still have to make a choice.
Emergency starter Tommy Milone replaced an ill Phil Hughes and pitched the Minnesota Twins past the Cleveland Indians 4-2 on Monday night in a game crucial to the wild-card chances of both clubs.
Indians move up in power rankings
The Indians enter the final week of the regular season four games away from the second AL wild-card spot. See where they landed in our rankings: Power Rankings
Grantland: Seeds, Cys, and More: Your Guide to What Matters in the Final Week of the MLB Regular Season
There's only one week left in the MLB regular season, and while much of the playoff picture has already taken shape, not everything is settled. Here's a refresher on what's at stake between now and the postseason.
A day after his father died, Chris Young took the mound and paid tribute the best way he knew how, throwing 5 no-hit innings and earning the win in a 3-0 Royals victory.
The Cincinnati Reds claimed outfielder Tyler Holt off waivers from the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
Carlos Santana drove in three runs, Yan Gomes homered and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 9-5 Saturday night to move above .500 for the first time since April 9.
Gem puts Carrasco in great company
Just how historic was Carlos Carrasco's performance on Friday? Max Scherzer had a comparable outing earlier this year, but prior to that it had been over a decade since a pitcher struck out 15 and allowed one hit or less in a shutout win on the road.
Carrasco crashes Royals' party
It wouldn't have mattered if Kansas City's lineup was up all night celebrating the division title or tucked in bed by midnight. Carlos Carrasco struck out 15 Royals on Friday. That's electric, plain and simple. Friday's Top 5
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