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LEADING OFF: Angels' Ohtani might not pitch again this year

Sep. 17, 2021 03:15 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ONE WAY TO GO? Two-way star Shohei Ohtani was scratched from his scheduled start for the Angels against Oakland because of a sore right arm that could sideline him as a...

Indians pound out 14 hits, Quantrill cruises past Twins 12-3

Sep. 15, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cal Quantrill was cruising until a five-run seventh inning by his Cleveland teammates extended his stay in the dugout while waiting to return to the mound in Minnesota for the bottom of the frame. This was well worth the wait. ...

Brewers' Burnes, Hader combine for MLB record 9th no-hitter

Sep. 11, 2021 22:07 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — In a sometimes sticky season, Corbin Burnes got a grip on history. Milwaukee's ace combined with reliever Josh Hader to pitch baseball’s record ninth no-hitter this season, breaking a mark set when pitchers began throwing overhand in 1884 as the...

Cain, Escobar move Brewers close to title with 10-3 win

Sep. 10, 2021 23:43 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lorenzo Cain hit a grand slam to cap a six-run fifth inning, Eduardo Escobar homered from both sides of the plate and the Milwaukee Brewers moved closer to the NL Central title, beating the Cleveland Indians 10-3 on Friday night. Milwaukee’s magic...

Indians homer in 19th straight; beat Sox 11-5

Sep. 05, 2021 18:14 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Franmil Reyes homered over the Green Monster to spark a three-run third inning — Cleveland’s franchise-record tying 19th straight game with a home run — and the Indians salvaged the finale of the series with an 11-5 victory over the COVID-impacted Boston Red Sox on...

Verdugo's RBI single in bottom of 9th lifts Bosox past Tribe

Sep. 04, 2021 21:02 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Alex Verdugo hit an RBI single with bases loaded and two out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Boston Red Sox a 4-3 win over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday. “For me, I took it personal and it helped me lock in a little extra,” Verdugo...

Rosario 5 hits, HRs inside and out of park, Indians beat KC

Sep. 01, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Amed Rosario became the first player on record to go 5 for 5 with five RBIs, an inside-the-park homer and a drive over the fence, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Tuesday night. Rosario had the first five RBI game of his...

Indians get obstruction call in 8th, rally past Red Sox 7-5

Aug. 29, 2021 21:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Oscar Mercado was awarded home plate on a fielder’s obstruction call for the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied past the Boston Red Sox 7-5 Sunday. The Indians trailed 4-0 and didn’t have a hit against Boston rookie...

Perez homers, Seager answers in M's 4-3 win over Royals

Aug. 29, 2021 20:21 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Salvador Perez homered for the fifth consecutive game, but Kyle Seager connected for a two-run drive to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Sunday. Seager hit his career-high 31st homer in the seventh inning, lifting the Mariners...

Reyes' 451-foot homer leads Indians past Rangers 7-2

Aug. 25, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Franmil Reyes drove a 451-foot home run into the left field bleachers — one of four solo homers hit by Cleveland — and the Indians beat the Texas Rangers 7-2 on Wednesday night. Reyes’ blast off Wes Benjamin in the seventh landed about two-thirds...