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Canadians Quantrill, Naylor lead Guardians over Jays 8-0

Aug. 12, 2022 23:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Canadians Cal Quantrill and Josh Naylor crossed the border and led the Cleveland Guardians to an 8-0 rout of the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night. Quantrill pitched seven shutout innings and won his fifth straight decision, and Naylor hit a two-run home run as the...

Bieber's strong outing leads Guardians past Tigers, 5-2

Aug. 10, 2022 15:09 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Shane Bieber pitched seven dominant innings, Oscar Gonzalez drove in two runs and the Cleveland Guardians beat the Detroit Tigers 5-2 Tuesday night for their third straight win. Bieber (7-6) allowed just four singles and a walk while striking out eight. Amed Rosario...

Verlander wins MLB-leading 15th game, Astros blank Cleveland

Aug. 04, 2022 23:35 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Justin Verlander pitched six scoreless innings for his MLB-leading 15th victory, Chas McCormick and Martin Maldonado each homered and had three RBIs, and the AL West-leading Houston Astros beat the Cleveland Guardians 6-0 Thursday night. Verlander (15-3), making...

Rosario's hit in 11th give Guardians 6-5 win over Arizona

Aug. 02, 2022 00:30 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Amed Rosario homered early and singled in the winning run in the 11th inning for his third hit of the game as the Cleveland Guardians beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 on Monday night. Rosario hit a line drive past a diving Christian Walker at first base and into...

Hedges drives in 2 to break tie, put Guardians over Rays 5-3

Jul. 31, 2022 17:41 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Austin Hedges had a tiebreaking two-run single in the fifth inning to help the Cleveland Guardians beat All-Star Game starter Shane McClanahan and the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Sunday. Cleveland won its first series against the Rays since August 2017 and...

Jones homers for Guardians to spoil Papi's return to Fenway

Jul. 26, 2022 23:36 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Guardians rookie Nolan Jones politely asked reporters to wait so he could text his father a picture of the souvenir baseball he is bringing home from Fenway Park. Not the one from his home run — a three-run shot that was just the second homer of Jones' major league...

Pollock helps White Sox top Guardians 5-4 for DH split

Jul. 23, 2022 23:24 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — It was a very bad day for the Chicago White Sox right up until AJ Pollock's liner went off the glove of third baseman Ernie Clement and into left field. Then it got a lot better. Pollock hit a two-run single with two outs in the eighth inning, and the...

Young (kinder)Guardians quickly developing into contenders

Jul. 18, 2022 15:52 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — It's still three hours from the scheduled first pitch and the young Cleveland Guardians are already playing games. Meet the kinder-Guardians. Jumping on an electric scooter, pitcher Triston McKenzie rolls by a ping-pong table and barely taps the...

McKenzie whiffs 12 in 8 scoreless, Guardians trip Tigers 4-0

Jul. 14, 2022 23:41 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Once Triston McKenzie fired fastballs during his pregame warmup that seemed to disappear as they neared the plate, he knew it would be a good night. Not for the Tigers. McKenzie struck out a career-high 12 and blanked Detroit over eight innings to...

White Sox beat Guardians 2-1, gain split in 4-game series

Jul. 13, 2022 23:27 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lucas Giolito pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago White Sox beat Cleveland 2-1 on Wednesday night after Guardians' starter Aaron Civale exited after one inning because of a sore right wrist. Giolito (6-5) yielded an unearned run in 6 1/3...