Latest Josh Naylor News

Indians' Eddie Rosario placed on IL with abdominal strain

Jul. 07, 2021 12:28 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The injury-depleted Cleveland Indians placed outfielder Eddie Rosario on the 10-day injured list Wednesday with a right abdominal strain. Rosario, hurt running out a grounder in the second inning of Monday night’s 9-8 loss at Tampa Bay,...

Odorizzi solid, Correa homers as Astros down sinking Indians

Jul. 03, 2021 23:29 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Grinding through a rugged stretch of their schedule, the Astros came to town reeling and badly needing some rest. They're rolling again. Jake Odorizzi controlled Cleveland's hitters for six innings, Carlos Correa homered and Houston...

Correa keys Astros' big inning in 6-3 win over Indians

Jul. 02, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Correa sparked Houston’s four-run third inning with an RBI double and the Astros beat the injury-riddled Cleveland Indians 6-3 for the second straight night on Friday. Houston came to town having lost five of six, including a three-game sweep...

Indians' Josh Naylor has surgery for leg fractures

Jul. 02, 2021 18:54 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians outfielder Josh Naylor had surgery Friday for multiple leg fractures and torn ligaments sustained in a collision with a teammate during a game Sunday at Minnesota. The surgery was performed by foot and ankle specialist Dr. Mark...

Cabrera hits 494th homer, Tigers sweep DH from Indians

Jul. 01, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit his 494th career homer, moving into sole possession of 28th place all-time, and the Detroit Tigers beat Cleveland 7-1 to complete a doubleheader sweep of the Indians on Wednesday night. Cabrera went 2 for 4 and scored twice in raising...

Indians' Naylor set for surgery after horrific leg injury

Jun. 30, 2021 14:47 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians outfielder Josh Naylor sustained multiple leg fractures and torn ligaments in his violent collision with rookie second baseman Ernie Clement during a game Sunday in Minnesota. The team said Naylor visited foot and ankle specialist Dr. Mark...

Tigers, Indians postponed, playing doubleheader on Wednesday

Jun. 29, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Tigers and Indians stopped before they started. Following a lengthy delay before the first pitch, Tuesday night's game between Detroit and Cleveland Indians was postponed by rain. Both starting pitchers warmed up in the outfield...

Ramírez's 5 RBIs help Indians shake off injury, rout Tigers

Jun. 28, 2021 23:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — There were stitches in Ernie Clement's chin, and the Indians rookie infielder already felt scarred by an on-field accident he couldn't avoid. Clement was down. Josh Naylor's words picked him up. “He just told me to play my heart...

Indians' Naylor breaks ankle in collision, needs surgery

Jun. 28, 2021 16:39 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Naylor's hustle and heart will be missing from Cleveland's lineup for a while. Naylor will need surgery after breaking his right ankle Sunday in Minnesota during a frightening collision with rookie second baseman Ernie Clement as they tried to...

After trading Lindor, Indians still in hunt despite injuries

Jun. 28, 2021 03:13 AM EDT

Ever since Terry Francona took over as manager, the Cleveland Indians have been playoff contenders. This year has been no different, so far — even after the Indians traded their star shortstop. Cleveland sent Francisco Lindor to the New York Mets...