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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | November 19, 2018

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Tribe Recalls Bieber, Options Diaz to Columbus

July 24, 2018 |

Yandy Diaz did just about everything that he could to capitalize on his opportunity when the Cleveland Indians called his name last week.

It wasn’t enough.

The Indians optioned the corner infielder and designated hitter back to Columbus on Tuesday afternoon to make room on the 25-man roster for starting pitcher Shane Bieber, who was formally recalled from Triple-A to start Tuesday night’s contest against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Read More

Indians Resume Interleague Baseball as Pirates Pack Progressive

July 23, 2018 |

The Indians return to Cleveland on Monday, but the trip will not be for long as they host the Pittsburgh Pirates in a three-game interleague homestand before getting back out to the road.

The Indians (54-44) return home after spending the first weekend after the All-Star break in Texas. They outscored the Rangers by a 25-16 margin, but were blanked in the finale of the series Sunday after putting up 16 runs the day before. The Indians had a rough homestand their last stint at home, going 4-6 against the A’s, Reds, and Yankees. They have not won a home series since June 22-24, when they completed back-to-back sweeps during a nine-game homestand with three wins over the Detroit Tigers, but they remain 31-19 on the year at home. They hold a nine and a half game lead over the Minnesota Twins heading into the week. Read More

Tribe Uses Early Lead, Holds On Late to Defeat Yankees; Indians 6, Yankees 5

July 13, 2018 |

The Cleveland Indians got out to a big early lead and had to hold on for dear life late as they evened up their series with the New York Yankees with a 6-5 win on Friday night.

Shane Bieber got back into the win column with a strong effort against the Yankees. He survived a rough fifth inning to keep the Indians on top, and they needed a tight-rope act from Cody Allen in the final frame to come away with the victory. Read More

Yankees Make First Trip to Progressive Field Since ALDS Upset

July 12, 2018 |

The New York Yankees storm into Cleveland for the first time since last October for a four-game series with the Indians to close out the first half of the 2018 regular season schedule.

The Battle of Ohio did not go in the favor of the Indians (50-41), but if nothing else, they ended the series with a very loud bang with a 19-hit, 19-run onslaught to avoid a sweep by the Cincinnati Reds. Such has been the case for the Indians during their homestand, as they have had two big bursts of offense wrapped around four disappointing losses to the A’s and Reds. The Yankees picked up a three-game sweep of the two clubs’ earlier series in May, winning the bookend games in walk-off fashion while outscoring the Indians, 19-12. They will need to slow down the top scoring home club in baseball, as the Indians have scored 282 runs in 46 home dates this year. Read More

Athletics Take Series with Five-Hit Shutout of Tribe; A’s 6, Indians 0

July 8, 2018 |

Brett Anderson returned from the disabled list on Sunday afternoon and combined with his Oakland bullpen teammates on a five-hit shutout of the Cleveland Indians with a 6-0 final from Progressive Field.

Rookie right-hander Shane Bieber was on the bump for the Tribe, but despite being aggressive in the strike zone, he was unable to keep the A’s off of the scoreboard for long as two early runs, paired with two more at the end of his day, gave Oakland a lead it would never look back from. The Indians offense could not get going against the A’s pitching staff, giving them back-to-back wins to take both the weekend series and the season set from Cleveland. Read More

Tribe Looks to Stay Hot as A’s Come to Cleveland for a Rematch

July 6, 2018 |

For the second straight weekend, the Indians and Athletics will make acquaintances as Oakland makes its sole trip to Cleveland this season.

The Indians (48-37) had a tough time during their series in Oakland, at least the first two before erupting for 12 runs off of the A’s bullpen late in a 15-3 rout in the series finale last Sunday. The Indians improved their winning streak to four straight by sweeping three in a row in Kansas City to wrap up its road trip with a 5-4 record. It is expected to be a busy weekend with favorable conditions for baseball in downtown Cleveland as the city hosts its first sporting event since the departure of NBA star LeBron James. Read More

Gomes is Grand as Bieber Wins Fourth Straight; Indians 6, Royals 4

July 3, 2018 |

A grand slam from Yan Gomes picked up his battery mate Shane Bieber on Tuesday night as the Cleveland Indians defeated the Kansas City Royals, 6-4, from Kauffman Stadium.

It was a start that Bieber will be able to learn and grow from as he faced the Royals for the first time in his career. He gave up a pair of runs in the first and two more in the second, but survived to give the Indians six innings on the mound while preventing any further damage. Read More

Tribe Makes First Trip of the Year to Kauffman Stadium

July 2, 2018 |

The Cleveland Indians make their first trip of the year and their second trip to Missouri as they wrap up their road trip with a three-game series in Kansas City Royals.

The Indians (45-37) have had a tough start to their road trip, going 2-4 with an offense that was missing in action until the series finale in Oakland on Sunday, when the team used 13 extra base hits (including 11 doubles) to trounce the A’s by a 15-3 final. Cleveland is 25-13 against the AL Central this season, including a 4-2 mark against the Royals earlier this season in a pair of series at Progressive Field. The Tribe comes into the series with a nine-game lead in the division, the biggest advantage by any division leader in baseball. Read More

Bieber Backed by Blasts as Tribe Avoids Sweep; Indians 5, Cardinals 1

June 27, 2018 |

Looking to avoid the sweep in St. Louis, Cleveland called on rookie right-hander Shane Bieber on Wednesday and the 23-year-old delivered six innings of one-run baseball as the Indians defeated the Cardinals by a 5-1 final from Busch Stadium.

For the third straight start, Bieber did his best on the mound to put the Tribe in position for victory. Backed by some early offense and three perfect innings of relief behind him, the Indians (44-35) were able to get back into the win column after two rough losses to start their series in Missouri. Read More

Tribe Takes Show on the Road with Rare Trip to St. Louis

June 25, 2018 |

For the first time since 2012, the Cleveland Indians will travel to the Illinois-Missouri border on the western bank of the Mississippi River to visit St. Louis and the city’s Cardinals in a three-game series from Busch Stadium.

The Indians (43-33) come in as one of the hottest teams in baseball, winners of seven straight after a pair of three-game sweeps over the Chicago White Sox and Detroit Tigers to close out a 7-2 homestand. The interleague set between the Tribe and Red Birds will mark the first time the two clubs have met since 2015. The Indians have dominated the matchups over the years, but did lose that last series in Cleveland in May three years ago. In 23 contests all-time, the Indians are 15-8 against the Cardinals, including an 8-4 mark when playing in Missouri. Cleveland is 6-2 in interleague play this season. Read More

Bieber Backed Big by Tribe Bats in Shutout of Tigers; Indians 10, Tigers 0

June 22, 2018 |

Only early rains could slow down Shane Bieber and the Cleveland Indians on Friday night, as they opened the final series of their homestand with a 10-0 shutout of the Detroit Tigers.

A delay of one hour and 41 minutes at the outset was about all that would stand in the way of the Indians winning their fifth straight game as they breezed to a big win over the second place Tigers. Bieber set new personal bests with seven innings of scoreless work and nine strikeouts as he became just the third Indians pitcher since 1908 (Herb Score, Luis Tiant) to open his career with six strikeouts or more in his first three starts. Read More

Tigers Return to Tribe Town for a Three-Game Weekend Set

June 22, 2018 |

With one final series left to play before hitting the road for another long road trip, the Cleveland Indians will welcome the Detroit Tigers back to Progressive Field for the first time since sweeping them in four straight games back in mid-April.

The Indians (40-33) have found their winning ways again, sweeping the Chicago White Sox over the weekend for the second time at home this season. They are 4-2 on their current homestand, after dropping two of three against Minnesota to start play at Progressive Field after a long road trip. The Indians have outscored the Tigers by a 50-27 mark on the year and have posted a +47 mark in run differential this season, the fourth-best difference in the American League behind Houston, Boston, and New York. Read More