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Bieber wins 4th straight, Guardians beat Blue Jays 7-2

Aug. 14, 2022 17:40 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Shane Bieber pitched seven innings to win his fourth straight start, matching the longest winning streak of his career, Amed Rosario homered and the Cleveland Guardians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 on Sunday. “That was a lot of fun today,” Bieber said. “I...

Hernández HR, Blue Jays halt Guardians' 6-game win streak

Aug. 13, 2022 19:11 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning, Matt Chapman also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Cleveland 2-1 Saturday, halting the Guardians’ season-high winning streak at six. Hernández reached base twice as the Blue Jays snapped...

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...

LEADING OFF: J-Rod hurt, Judge rules, Mets rolling

Jul. 31, 2022 02:37 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ FINGERS CROSSED The playoff-hopeful Seattle Mariners are holding their collective breath that All-Star rookie Julio Rodríguez isn't seriously injured. Rodríguez was hit on the...

Guardians' Josh Naylor out with unusual right ankle injury

Jul. 30, 2022 20:50 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Guardians breakout slugger Josh Naylor was held out of Cleveland's game Saturday after experiencing numbness in the same right ankle he severely injured in June of 2021. Naylor was scratched from the lineup before a 6-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, and...

Lowe and Díaz homer, Rays beat Guardians 6-4

Jul. 30, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Lowe and Yandy Díaz homered as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Cleveland Guardians 6-4 on Saturday. The Rays had dropped two consecutive games, getting one run and 10 singles in 18 innings over the stretch. “The offense came out hot...