Indians' Civale dazzles in MLB debut, stops Tigers 2-0

CLEVELAND (AP) — Aaron Civale dazzled in his major league debut, striking out the side to begin the game and allowing just two infield hits over six innings to pitch the Cleveland Indians over the Det...

Kipnis' triple, Naquin's defense lead Indians past Tigers

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis hit a tiebreaking triple in the eighth inning, right fielder Tyler Naquin made a game-saving play in the ninth, and the Cleveland Indians held on for a 7-6 win over the D...

Mercado delivers RBI single in 10th, Indians beat Reds 2-1

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a bases-loaded single with one out in the 10th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in the intrastate matchup Tuesd...

Indians manager Francona: Ortiz 'a very special person'

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona says David Ortiz is "a very special person, not just to me, but to a lot of people." Francona managed Ortiz with the Red Sox...

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland's 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland's four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Lindor hit a solo home run in the third and...

Meadows goes 4 for 4 with leadoff HR, Rays top Indians 6-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Austin Meadows led off the game with a home run and was 4 for 4 with three RBIs, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the reeling Cleveland Indians 6-3 on Sunday. Tampa B...

Bieber fans 15 in 1st complete game, Indians rout O's 10-0

CLEVELAND (AP) — Shane Bieber struck out a career-high 15 in his first major league complete game and the Cleveland Indians routed the Baltimore Orioles 10-0 on Sunday. A day after b...

Plutko, 3 relievers allow 1 hit for Indians in 4-1 win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Adam Plutko, making his first appearance of the season, allowed one run in six innings— a solo homer by Trey Mancini for Baltimore's only hit— and the Cleveland Indians defeated the O...

Indians blank White Sox 5-0 in rain-shortened game

CLEVELAND (AP) — Knowing a heavy rainstorm was on its way, Carlos Carrasco wanted to get through five innings as quickly as possible Thursday. Even if it meant giving his teammates a...

Santana HR in 8th, Indians send Mariners to 6th loss in row

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Santana hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Cleveland Indians rallied past Seattle 5-4 Saturday, the Mariners' sixth straight loss. Santana tagge...

Naquin's pinch-hit single in 9th lifts Indians past Mariners

CLEVELAND (AP) — Pinch-hitter Tyler Naquin's two-out single in the ninth inning drove in the winning run and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Friday night. ...

Ramirez, Bauers get key hits as Indians beat Marlins 6-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jose Ramirez homered and drove in four runs, Jake Bauers' eighth-inning single scored the go-ahead run and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Wednesday. ...

Donaldson homers twice, Braves rout Indians 11-5

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Donaldson had two homers and four RBIs, Freddie Freeman added three hits and the Atlanta Braves pounded Cleveland's pitching for the second straight night, beating the Indians 11...

Clevinger strikes out 10 as Indians top Jays 3-1 for sweep

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mike Clevinger struck out 10 and allowed one hit over five scoreless innings, then left with upper back tightness as the Cleveland Indians beat the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 Su...

Carrasco Ks 12 in 5 innings, Indians beat Blue Jays 7-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Carrasco became the first Indians pitcher since at least 1908 to strike out 12 over five innings and Cleveland beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 Saturday. Carras...