| Feb 15, 2014
| 2:02 PM
The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: Update 1: changes headline and lede to reflect signing is official Indians sign Harang to deal
The Cleveland Indians signed veteran right-hander Aaron Harang to a minor-league deal Saturday.
Harang, 35, went 5-12 with...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:35 PM
GOODYEAR, Ariz. In a perfect world, Indians left fielder Michael Brantley would play center field and hit leadoff.
But those are just Brantley's personal preferences, which means little to him when it comes to baseball.
Growing up immersed in the game...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The Royals hit the All-Star break showing some cracks.
Kansas City staggered into baseball's unofficial midpoint Sunday with a 6-4 loss to the Cleveland Indians, who swept the three-game series and pushed the third-place Royals eight games out of first...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 11:09 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Justin Masterson took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, Michael Brantley hit a bases-loaded triple and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Masterson (11-7) had faced the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:35 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- In what’s become another disappointing season for the Minnesota Twins, their bullpen has been one of the team’s strengths.
But even relievers can have a bad day.
Michael Brantley hit a sacrifice fly in the 12th inning...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 11:21 PM
CLEVELAND -- Samuel Deduno pitched six solid innings and Josh Willingham busted out of a slump with a two-run double in the seventh, leading the Minnesota Twins to a 5-1 win over Cleveland on Friday night, slowing the Indians’ climb toward a wild-...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:11 PM
CLEVELAND — Two days into the final month of the baseball season, the bats are back — and so are the smiles — in the Orioles clubhouse.
Opening their three-game series in Cleveland on Monday, Indians right-hander Justin Masterson was...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:42 PM
CLEVELAND — Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman didn’t deny it: A pair of leadoff walks that led to runs hurt him in the Orioles' 4-3 loss to Cleveland.
Make no mistake, the Orioles offense –gangbusters one day and inept the next...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:27 PM
CLEVELAND — These Orioles insist they're not going to be caught scoreboard-watching this early in September, even though the American League wild-card standings seem to shuffle like a deck of cards every day.
Shortly after the Orioles dropped a 4-...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:25 PM
1. Dodgers (2): Matt Kemp may yet provide a lift for the team that went 42-12 in July and August. One thing they're not doing is hitting for power. Their 19 homers in August were the third fewest among NL teams.
2. Tigers (1): Miguel Cabrera remains the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Alexi Casilla has had a difficult enough time breaking into the Orioles’ starting lineup recently, let alone being a home run threat.
But when Orioles manager Buck Showalter selected his batting order for Tuesday night’s game against the...