Latest Mike Clevinger News

Mike Clevinger strikes out 12 as Indians beat Tigers 7-2

Jul. 17, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mike Clevinger wanted to make the most of his strict pitch count as the strikeouts piled up. Clevinger matched his career high with 12 strikeouts and 100 pitches over six innings, as the Cleveland Indians continued their dominance of the Detroit Tigers with a 7-2 win on Wednesday night....

Four Cleveland pitchers limit Detroit to one hit in 8-0 win

Jul. 17, 2019 1:15 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A single by Nicholas Castellanos in the fifth inning prevented Zach Plesac and three Cleveland Indians relievers from making history. Castellanos hit a grounder up the middle off Tyler Clippard for the only hit allowed by Cleveland in an 8-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday...

Brake time: Twins rally, slow charging Indians 5-3 in opener

Jul. 12, 2019 11:54 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Twins returned from the All-Star break and pumped the brakes on the Indians. Slowing Cleveland's charge in the standings, Jorge Polanco's two-run double in the seventh inning rallied the AL Central leaders to a 5-3 victory Friday night that ended the Indians' six-game winning streak in...

Indians' Carrasco not slowing down as he fights leukemia

Jul. 11, 2019 9:43 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Carrasco's smile remains bright, his mood and outlook as positive as ever. Outwardly, the Indians' right-hander doesn't seem different. He's determined not to let cancer change him. "I never put anything bad on my mind," Carrasco said. "Everything's good. So I don't feel different....

Clevinger shuts down Royals as Indians roll to 4-0 victory

Jul. 3, 2019 11:54 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Clevinger was searching for the success he experienced late last season, long before a balky back forced the Indians right-hander into an extended stay on the injured list. He found it by changing — well, he didn't change much of anything. "I looked at tape, a lot of...

LEADING OFF: HR Derby field coming, Clevinger back up

Jul. 3, 2019 3:16 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: SWING KINGS Major League Baseball is set to announce the participants for next week's Home Run Derby. Six of the eight players are already known — Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Christian Yelich, Ronald Acuña Jr., Pete Alonso, Josh Bell and Carlos Santana....

Bauers, bullpen send Indians to 9-5 victory over Royals

Jul. 3, 2019 12:26 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Indians' Jake Bauers made a subtle tweak in his swing a couple of days ago against Baltimore that resulted in a pair of hits, so he was eager after a day off to get back on the field. That little change is suddenly producing big results. Bauers matched a career high with four...

LEADING OFF: HR Derby field coming, Clevinger back up

Jul. 2, 2019 10:43 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: SWING KINGS Major League Baseball is set to announce the participants for next week's Home Run Derby. Six of the eight players are already known — Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Christian Yelich, Ronald Acuña Jr., Pete Alonso, Josh Bell and Carlos...

Sisco homers, drives in 5 runs as Orioles rout Indians 13-0

Jun. 28, 2019 11:36 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles took the luster off Mike Clevinger's return from the injured list, scoring seven early runs off the right-hander Friday night in a 13-0 rout of the Cleveland Indians. Chance Sisco homered and had a career-high five RBIs for the Orioles, who built an 8-0 lead in the...

Sisco, Orioles rough up Clevinger in 13-0 rout of Indians

Jun. 28, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The calendar says late June. For Mike Clevinger, it's still early March. Admittedly rusty and out of synch, Clevinger struggled in his return from the injured list Friday night and made an early exit in the Cleveland Indians' 13-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles Chance Sisco homered and had...