2B Kipnis breaks hand, a blow to Indians' playoff chances

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians' postseason chances have been dealt another blow — second baseman Jason Kipnis has a broken right hand. Kipnis will need surgery on the fractured hamate ...

Indians trim Twins 7-5 to salvage Central series finale

CLEVELAND (AP) — Roberto Perez's three-run homer helped the Cleveland Indians salvage the finale of their AL Central showdown series with a 7-5 win over the big-swinging Minnesota Twins, who tied a ma...

Twins-Indians opener postponed, doubleheader Saturday

CLEVELAND (AP) — The opener of a three-game AL Central showdown series between Minnesota and Cleveland has been postponed by rain. The teams played two full innings Friday night befo...

OBJ says former Browns DC Williams told players to hurt him

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. says former Browns defensive coordinator Gregg Williams instructed his players to "take me out" of a preseason game in 2017. The Pro Bowl wide re...

Perez homers twice, Indians power past Astros 10-4

CLEVELAND (AP) — Roberto Pérez homered twice, Carlos Santana and Jason Kipnis each hit a three-run shot and the Cleveland Indians capped a power-packed day with a 10-4 win Wednesday night over the Hou...

AP source: Indians deal Bauer to Reds in 3-team deal

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cleveland Indians have agreed to trade enigmatic pitcher Trevor Bauer to Cincinnati as part of a three-team deal that includes San Die...

Cavs waive shooting guard JR Smith after eventful tenure

CLEVELAND (AP) — J.R. Smith's never-a-dull-moment run with the Cavaliers is over. Cleveland released the colorful shooting guard Monday before his $15.6 million contract for next sea...

Indians' Carrasco not slowing down as he fights leukemia

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Carrasco won't let cancer change him. The Indians right-hander was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia last month, but that has hardly slowed Carrasco, wh...

Bieber wins MVP, Cleveland shines in All-Star Game

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley came back, took a well-deserved bow and delivered like always. Shane Bieber pitched a perfect inning and took home an MVP trophy and a shiny new pickup truck. ...

Mets' Alonso outlasts fellow rookie Vlad Jr to win HR Derby

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mets rookie Pete Alonso has a million-dollar swing. New York's newest slugger outlasted a worn-down Vladimir Guerrero Jr. in the final round of the All-Star Home Run...

All-Star Futures Game ends in 2-2 tie after 8 innings

CLEVELAND (AP) — Texas prospect Sam Huff's two-run homer in the seventh inning rallied the American League to a 2-2 tie with the National League on Sunday night — and provided the first glimpse of an ...

$wing away: All-Star Home Run Derby offers $1 million prize

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jim Thome holds the record for the longest home run in Progressive Field history, a 511-foot shot against Kansas City in 1999. Two years earlier, the Hall of Fame slugger recorded a m...

Indians pitcher Carrasco being treated for leukemia

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco is being treated for leukemia. Carrasco made the revelation to a TV station while on a visit to the Dominican Republic, wher...

Star struck: Indians' Alomar still awed by '97 All-Star shot

CLEVELAND (AP) — Sandy Alomar Jr. smiles and slowly shakes his head while listening to the rundown of names on the American League's 1997 All-Star roster. A roll call of baseball roy...

Benched: Chief Wahoo not All-Star this time in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — An hour before the first pitch of a series opener against Kansas City, a steady flow of fans stream into the Indians' team shop at Progressive Field to buy new All-Star merchandise an...