Jeff Locke pitched eight innings of two-hit ball, retiring his last 19 batters, and Neil Walker had an RBI single to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Cleveland Indians 1-0 on Saturday.
Locke throws gem, Pirates beat Indians
Jeff Locke went 8 shutout innings, giving up two hits, 0 walks and striking out 6. Pittsburgh got the 1-0 win. Box score
Francona cited among top managers
In Jerry Crasnick's survey of 50 scouts, front-office executives, coaches and media analysts, Indians manager Terry Francona ranked third overall and best at relating to players. Baseball's best managers
Michael Bourn drove in three runs, Brandon Moss homered and Trevor Bauer pitched effectively into the seventh inning as the Cleveland Indians beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on a rainy Friday nig
Indians capture 5th win in a row
Brandon Moss smacked a 2-run homer early and Michael Bourn knocked in 3 runs as Cleveland topped Pittsburgh 5-2 in a game delayed more than 2 hours by rain. Box score
McCutchen takes Bauer deep
Indians starter Trevor Bauer set down the first 9 Pirates he faced tonight. But after Neil Walker singled to end that run, Andrew McCutchen homered to center to cut Cleveland's lead to 3-2. Follow live
Moss HR puts Indians ahead
Pirates starter Charlie Morton worked a clean 1-2-3 first inning, but after David Murphy singled to lead off the second, Brandon Moss launched his 14th HR of the season to left field to give Cleveland a 2-0 lead. Follow live
Grantland: Kipnis lucky? He'll take it
Ben Lindbergh notes the Indians' Jason Kipnis, the AL's leading hitter, is benefitting from putting the ball in play and looking much like the standout player he was two years ago. MLB breakouts and breakdowns
Carlos Carrasco' near no-hitter tells us about the type of dominant stuff that the Cleveland Indians pitcher has.
Mike Aviles homered on the first pitch of the 10th inning, giving the Cleveland Indians a 4-3 victory and four-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday.
Final in 10: Indians 5, Rays 4
In Matt Moore's return from Tommy John surgery, the Rays LHP gave up 4 ER through 4 2/3 IP while striking out 4. Cleveland's Corey Kluber struck out 14 through 8 as the Indians swept the 4-game series. Box score
Free baseball at the Trop
The Indians and Rays were tied 4-4 heading into extras, and Mike Aviles hit a solo shot in the top of the 10th to put the Indians up as they look to sweep the 4-game series. Cleveland's Corey Kluber had 14 punch-outs over 8 innings. Follow live
Kipnis unanimous pick at second base
All six ESPN baseball contributors chose the Indians' Jason Kipnis as the starting second baseman for the AL in the All-Star Game. ESPN's AL All-Stars
Cleveland's no-hit drought continues
Indians pitchers have carried a no-hitter into at least the sixth inning on three consecutive nights. An Indians pitcher has not completed a no-hitter since 1981. ESPN Cleveland
Indians right-hander Carrasco flirts with no-hitter, and his sleeper status passes.
Who deserves a spot on the American League's All-Star Game roster this year? Our experts make their picks for the Midsummer Classic in Cincinnati.
Carrasco felt the breeze from the mound
Cleveland's Carlos Carrasco, who fell one out short of a no-hitter, induced 30 swings and misses Wednesday, tied for the most by any pitcher in a game in the last 7 seasons (Francisco Liriano had 30 in 2012).
ESPN surveyed 50 scouts, front-office executives, coaches and media analysts in a multitude of categories, and no manager ranked higher overall than the Giants' Bruce Bochy.
Who is deserves a spot on the National League's All-Star Game roster this year? Our experts make their picks for the Midsummer Classic in Cincinnati.
Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco leads our nightly list of baseball power rankings.
On Base Percentage.3248th
Earned Run Average3.8715th
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