Latest Zach Plesac News

Reyes 2 HRs, drive almost hits bicyclist, Indians top Cards

Jul. 28, 2021 17:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Some batters hit for the cycle. Indians slugger Franmil Reyes nearly hit the cyclist. Reyes homered twice, the first a second-inning blast that bounced out of Progressive Field and almost dinged a bicyclist pedaling on a street next to the park, and...

Wainwright wins in 1st game at Cleveland, Cards top Indians

Jul. 27, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Adam Wainwright won in his first appearance at Progressive Field, Paul DeJong hit a go-ahead homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cleveland Indians 4-2 Tuesday night. DeJong’s two-out, two-run drive in the seventh inning off Bryan Shaw (3-5) put...

Cruz HR in Rays debut, Tampa Bay beats Cleveland 10th in row

Jul. 23, 2021 23:39 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit a solo homer in his Tampa Bay debut and Joey Wendle delivered the go-ahead single in a six-run ninth inning as the Rays beat the Cleveland Indians 10-5 Friday night. On a day the Indians announced they will change their name to the...

Rays get Nelson Cruz in trade, rally to beat Indians in 10

Jul. 22, 2021 23:33 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — No deficit scares these rallying Rays. Hours after adding slugger Nelson Cruz to their lineup in a major trade, Tampa Bay stormed back for a 5-4 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night with Austin Meadows delivering an RBI single in the 10th...

Indians homer twice off All-Star Bassitt, beat Athletics 4-2

Jul. 18, 2021 19:51 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Bradley Zimmer had three hits including a home run on All-Star Chris Bassitt’s first pitch, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday. Daniel Johnson, who grew up about 30 minutes north of the Coliseum and had a group of...

LEADING OFF: Pads-Nats resume after shooting outside DC park

Jul. 18, 2021 01:07 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors Sunday: SUSPENSION AFTER SHOOTING The San Diego Padres and Washington will resume their game after it was suspended because of a shooting outside Nationals Park. The game Saturday...

Reyes' long homer highlights Indians' 3-2 win over A's

Jul. 17, 2021 20:15 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Franmil Reyes hit his 15th home run into a luxury suite in center field, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 on Saturday. Cal Quantrill threw five effective innings to win his second consecutive start. Cesar Hernandez had an...

Reyes' 3-run HR in 9th ends Indians' 9-game slide, beat KC

Jul. 08, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — As Franmil Reyes stood waiting in the on-deck circle, he silently begged for a chance to end Cleveland's losing streak. He got his wish. Reyes hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning as the Indians stopped a...

Plesac back, starting for Indians after freak thumb injury

Jul. 08, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians starter Zach Plesac has been activated from the injured list and will make his first start since breaking a thumb in May while removing his undershirt. Plesac will start Thursday night against the Kansas City Royals as the Indians try to end a...

5 Rays pitchers no-hit Indians for doubleheader sweep

Jul. 07, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Five Tampa Bay pitchers combined for seven hitless innings, and the Rays beat the Indians 4-0 Wednesday for a doubleheader sweep. Collin McHugh (two perfect innings), Josh Fleming (7-4 after allowing one walk in 2 2/3 innings), Diego Castillo...