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José Ramírez's homer in 8th inning leads Guardians to 3-2 win and sends Twins to 4th straight loss

May. 17, 2024 23:13 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez homered with two outs in the eighth inning, sending the Cleveland Guardians to a 3-2 win on Friday night over the Minnesota Twins in a game featuring the first infield shift violation this season. Ramírez connected for his 10th homer on a 2-1 pitch...

Guardians' Steven Kwan takes batting practice, making progress in recovery from hamstring injury

May. 17, 2024 17:36 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Guardians leadoff hitter and left fielder Steven Kwan took batting practice on Friday for the first time since hurting his left hamstring and going on the injured list. Kwan was leading the AL in hitting when he was pulled from a May 4 game with tightness in his...

Guardians CF Freeman toughs it out after crushing collision with teammate and being hit by 2 pitches

May. 15, 2024 01:13 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cleveland Guardians center fielder Tyler Freeman never played high school football after his dad told him to concentrate on one sport. He probably could have handled himself on the gridiron, like he did while taking some big hits on the diamond in Texas. ...

Naylor brothers key big frame for Guardians in 7-4 win. World champion Rangers have lost 5 in a row

May. 14, 2024 23:54 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Naylor hit a three-run homer, Bo Naylor had a two-run double and the AL Central-leading Cleveland Guardians beat the Texas Rangers 7-4 on Tuesday night, handing the reigning World Series champions their season-high fifth consecutive loss. Those big hits...

Ramírez leads late scoring barrage, Guardians deal Rangers their season-worst 4th straight loss

May. 14, 2024 00:11 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — José Ramírez had a pair of two-run singles and reached base five times as the Cleveland Guardians beat Texas 7-0 on Monday night and sent the Rangers to their first four-game losing streak of the season. “He’s pretty fun to watch,” first-year...

Fry and Giménez homer, Allen with 6 scoreless innings, Guardians beat White Sox 7-0

May. 12, 2024 17:46 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — David Fry hit a two-run homer and Andrés Giménez lined a solo shot in Cleveland’s three-run fourth inning, and the Guardians blanked the Chicago White Sox 7-0 on Sunday to end a three-game losing streak. Logan Allen tossed six scoreless innings to help Cleveland...

Guardians place AL-leading hitter Steven Kwan on injured list, promote top prospect Kyle Manzardo

May. 06, 2024 17:55 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Guardians are losing their extraordinary leadoff hitter for a bit and adding one with power and potential. Cleveland placed outfielder Steven Kwan, who leads the AL with a .353 average, on the 10-day injured list Monday with a left hamstring strain he sustained...

Jose Ramirez's slump-busting home run lifts Guardians to 4-1 victory over Angels

May. 05, 2024 17:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jose Ramirez broke an 0-for-19 skid and finished a 10-pitch at-bat with a two-run home run and Josh Naylor also hit a two-run shot to lift the Cleveland Guardians to a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday. Ramirez, a five-time All-Star, had been...

Kwan has RBI in 10th, makes great defensive play to lead Guardians over Astros 3-2

May. 01, 2024 23:44 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Steven Kwan gave Cleveland the lead with his RBI double in the 10th inning and made a diving catch to start a double play in the bottom of the inning to lead the Guardians to a 3-2 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. Shawn Dubin (0-1) walked Brayan...

Josh Naylor, Ramon Laureano help Guardians outlast Braves 4-2 in 11 innings in meeting of top teams

Apr. 27, 2024 23:22 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Naylor and Ramon Laureano had RBIs in the 11th inning and the Cleveland Guardians beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Saturday night in a game featuring the teams with the two best records in the majors. Scott Barlow (1-2) escaped a bases loaded, no-out jam in the...