CLEVELAND (AP) — Khris Davis' injury isn't getting better. The Athletics won't let it get any worse.
Oakland's slugger was placed on the injured list after the A's extended their winning...
Oakland Athletics to visit the Cleveland Indians
Oakland Athletics (23-25, fifth in the AL West) vs. Cleveland Indians (25-21, second in the AL Central)
Baltimore opens 4-game series at Cleveland
Baltimore Orioles (14-28, fifth in the AL East) vs. Cleveland Indians (22-19, second in the AL Central)
Cleveland Indians to visit the Oakland Athletics
Cleveland Indians (20-17, second in the AL Central) vs. Oakland Athletics (18-22, fifth in the AL West)
Indians look to stop 3-game skid
Chicago White Sox (16-18, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (18-16, second in the AL Central)
Chicago White Sox (15-18, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (18-15, second in the AL Central)
CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer tweeted a playful message to Tim Anderson earlier in the day. Anderson replied in kind, then chased the All-Star pitcher after his worst start this...
White Sox look to end 3-game losing streak
Chicago White Sox (14-18, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (18-14, second in the AL Central)
Seattle Mariners (18-16, second in the AL West) vs. Cleveland Indians (17-13, second in the AL Central)
Cleveland Indians (16-12, second in the AL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (8-21, fifth in the AL East)
Miami; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Corey Kluber (2-2, 5.81...
MIAMI (AP) — Because of the unusual way the game started, Carlos González figured the Cleveland Indians might need a lot of runs.
"I've never seen Trevor Bauer struggle before," González...
MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins outfielder Lewis Brinson was optioned Tuesday to Triple-A New Orleans, the latest setback for the team's centerpiece in the Christian Yelich trade.
Cleveland Indians (15-12, second in the AL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (8-20, fifth in the AL East)
Miami; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Trevor Bauer (3-1, 1.99 ERA,...
Houston hosts Cleveland after Cole’s strong performance
Cleveland Indians (14-10, second in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (15-10, second in the AL West)
Houston; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Corey Kluber (2-2, 5.89...
Bauer throws 8 strong innings, Indians beat Astros 2-1
HOUSTON (AP) — Trevor Bauer has a heated history with the Astros — trash talk with Alex Bregman, a rocky relationship with Gerrit Cole, and a blown save and loss in Game 3 during Houston's...
Cleveland Indians (13-10, second in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (15-9, first in the AL West)
Houston; Thursday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Trevor Bauer (2-1, 2.20...
Leake scheduled to start for Mariners against Indians
Cleveland Indians (9-7, second in the AL Central) vs. Seattle Mariners (13-6, second in the AL West)
Seattle; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Shane Bieber (1-0, 1.80...
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SEATTLE (AP) — Trevor Bauer overpowered Seattle long enough that even a hiccup by Cleveland's bullpen didn't end up costing the Indians.
The right-hander allowed one run while pitching into...
Mariners look to end 3-game slide
Cleveland Indians (8-7, second in the AL Central) vs. Seattle Mariners (13-5, first in the AL West)
Seattle; Monday, 10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Trevor Bauer (1-1, 2.29...
Goodrum, Hicks homer off Bauer, Tigers top Indians 4-1
DETROIT (AP) — Niko Goodrum and John Hicks were in no mood to wait for a deep count against Trevor Bauer.
"This isn't the time to be patient against a guy who throwing like that," Goodrum...
Indians put 5-game win streak on the line against Tigers
Cleveland Indians (7-3, first in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (7-4, third in the AL Central)
Detroit; Wednesday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Indians: Trevor Bauer (1-0, 0.64...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer was pulled by manager Terry Francona after seven hitless innings and 117 pitches, and watched from the dugout as Toronto's Freddy Galvis broke up Cleveland's bid for...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer never backs down from any challenge or debate. He accepted this call.
Health mattered more than history.
Bauer was pulled by manager Terry Francona after...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians' bid to pitch a combined no-hitter has been broken up by a leadoff single in the ninth inning by Toronto's Freddy Galvis.
Indians to host Blue Jays Thursday
Toronto Blue Jays (3-4, third in the AL East) vs. Cleveland Indians (2-3, fourth in the AL Central)
Cleveland; Thursday, 6 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Aaron Sanchez (1-0,...
Bauer scheduled to start for Cleveland at Minnesota
Cleveland Indians (91-71, first in the AL Central in 2018) vs. Minnesota Twins (78-84, second in the AL Central in 2018)
Indians tab Kluber for 5th straight opening-day start
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Corey Kluber will start on opening day for the Cleveland Indians for the fifth consecutive season, matching a franchise record.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Presumably, they will all be ready to pitch the first week of the season. Right now, Cleveland's loaded starting rotation is in limbo.
Bauer calls hearing’s ending ‘character assassination’
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — All-Star pitcher Trevor Bauer thought the Cleveland Indians had presented a better overall case against him in their latest salary arbitration hearing, until the last 10 minutes in a rebuttal by Major League Baseball labor relations staff he viewed as "character assassination" against him.
Bauer, Cole, Wood win in arbitration; players ahead 6-3
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Trevor Bauer, Gerrit Cole and Alex Wood won their salary arbitration cases Wednesday, giving players a 6-3 advantage over teams to ensure a winning record in consecutive years for the first time since 1989-90.
Bauer won his hearing for the second straight year and was awarded $13 million by James Darby, James Oldham and Sylvia Skratek instead of the Cleveland Indians' $11 million offer.
Alex Wood, Cincinnati Reds go to salary arbitration
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Left-hander Alex Wood asked an arbitration panel for a $9.65 million salary on Tuesday and the Cincinnati Reds argued the newly acquired pitcher should be paid $8.7 million.
A decision by Dan Brent, Andrew Strongin and Phillip LaPorte is expected Wednesday, when rulings also are likely for pitchers Trevor Bauer and Gerrit Cole.
Gerrit Cole goes to arbitration with Astros
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Pitcher Gerrit Cole has gone to arbitration with the Houston Astros, asking to be given $13.5 million rather than the team's offer of $11,425,000.
Cole made $6.75 million last year, when he earned his second All-Star selection and went 15-5 with a 2.88 ERA. He earned $6.75 million.
Arbitrators Gil Vernon, Steven Wolf and Walt De Treux heard the case Monday and are expected to decide later this week.
Bauer goes to arbitration again; Tepera, Barraclough lose
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Pitcher Trevor Bauer has gone to salary arbitration with the Cleveland Indians for the second straight year.
Relievers Ryan Tepera of Toronto and Kyle Barraclough of Washington lost their cases, leaving the sides tied 3-3 with six possible decisions remaining.
Lindor, Indians reach deal for $10.55M; Bauer swaps figures
CLEVELAND (AP) — All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor and the Cleveland Indians have reached agreement at $10.55 million for a 2019 contract, a huge raise over the $643,200 he made last year.
The deal came before arbitration-eligible players were set to exchange salary figures Friday.
The 25-year-old Lindor hit .277 with 38 home runs and 92 RBIs last season for the AL Central champions. He has been an All-Star in all three of his full seasons in the majors.
Indians trade All-Star Gomes to Nationals for prospects
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians traded one of their big arms — from behind the plate
Cleveland, which has discussed moving right-handers Corey Kluber, Trevor Bauer and Carlos Carrasco in possible trades while restructuring its payroll, dealt All-Star catcher Yan Gomes to the Washington Nationals on Friday night.
Bitter finish: Indians’ first-round exit leaves sour taste
CLEVELAND (AP) — For the third year in a row, the unmistakable aroma of champagne wafted into the hallway outside the visitor's clubhouse following the final game at Progressive Field.
On the Cleveland side, the smell was sour.
The Indians were built for one goal: to win their first World Series since 1948. Yet after cruising to a third straight AL Central title, they couldn't get past the first round.
Fall failures: Indians swept, ousted early in October again
CLEVELAND (AP) — The master plan was for Trevor Bauer to be Cleveland's secret weapon, the October surprise.
But that idea, and just about everything else the Indians tried, was tossed away.
Bauer's two throwing errors in the seventh inning helped Houston rally for three runs and the Astros overwhelmed the Indians 11-3 in Game 3 to complete a surprising sweep in the AL Division Series.
October orbit: Astros advance with 11-3 win, sweep Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) — As his teammates sprayed each other with champagne and beer in Houston's buzzing clubhouse, ace Justin Verlander stayed clear of the fray and foam while enjoying a cigar.
This wasn't the time to get soaked. Bigger parties lie ahead.
Indians to start Clevinger in Game 3 against Astros
CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians right-hander Mike Clevinger will start Game 3 of the AL Division Series against the Houston Astros.
Manager Terry Francona announced Tuesday that he'll go with Clevinger when the best-of-five series returns to Progressive Field next week. Clevinger went 13-8 with a 3.02 ERA and 200 strikeouts in 32 starts during the regular season.
Carrasco and Bauer stifle Royals’ bats in Indians’ 2-1 win
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Carlos Carrasco was sharp in Cleveland's regular-season finale, then proclaimed himself ready for what's next to come.
Carrasco and Trevor Bauer combined for a five-hitter, Francisco Lindor homered and scored twice, and the Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Sunday.
Bauer has solid start for Indians; ChiSox win 5-4
CHICAGO (AP) — Trevor Bauer's performance was encouraging, and Carlos Carrasco was even better — until a late meltdown.
Bauer took a step toward returning to Cleveland's rotation for the postseason by tossing four effective innings, but the Chicago White Sox overcame a two-run, ninth-inning deficit to beat the Indians and Carrasco 5-4 Tuesday night.
Red Sox tie team record with 105th win; Indians’ Bauer back
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Boston Red Sox went 86 years between World Series titles, and are now on the cusp of eclipsing an even older milestone.
Sam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old with their 105th win, beating the Indians 7-5 Friday night.
The AL East champion Red Sox (105-49), playing without several of their regulars, matched the club mark set in 1912.
LEADING OFF: Trevor Bauer back on bump for Cleveland
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Indians’ Trevor Bauer to return from DL on Friday vs. Boston
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians want Trevor Bauer in their postseason rotation.
The next step will come Friday night against the Boston Red Sox in his first appearance since breaking his right leg last month.
Indians manager Terry Francona said Bauer will pitch a "couple of innings" and then throw in the bullpen to increase his pitch count.
Indians’ Bauer throws to hitters for first time since injury
CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer threw to hitters for the first time since breaking his right leg last month and hopes to be back on the mound for Cleveland in time for the postseason.
The right-hander pitched three simulated innings of about 17-to-19 pitches per inning and jokingly told manager Terry Francona he was available against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.
"I'm glad he feels that way," Francona said. "I don't think that's going to happen, but it's nice to hear him say that."
Indians’ Bauer throws off mound, closer to comeback
CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer moved a little closer to pitching in the postseason, throwing 40 pitches off the mound inside an empty Progressive Field on Saturday.
It was a positive step in the All-Star right-hander's recovery from a broken leg that has kept him out of the rotation for more than a month.
Carrasco gets 15th win, Ramirez homers as Indians top O’s
CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Carrasco's stretch of dominant pitching has come at a perfect time for the Cleveland Indians.
Carrasco pitched seven scoreless innings and moved into a tie for the AL lead with his 15th win, Jose Ramirez hit his 37th home run and Cleveland beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 on Friday night.
Indians’ Bauer out 4 to 6 weeks with leg fracture
CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer isn't going to let a stress fracture in his right leg get in the way of throwing a baseball.
Cleveland's right-hander, one of the leading candidates for the AL Cy Young Award, will be out four to six weeks with the injury, but that's not stopping him from keeping his arm in shape.
Bauer played catch from his knees while wearing a walking boot with an athletic trainer Friday afternoon at Progressive Field, more than four hours before the Indians game against Baltimore.
Ramirez, Kluber lift Indians past Reds 8-1
CINCINNATI (AP) — On a day when the Cleveland Indians lost key starter Trevor Bauer to an injury, ace Corey Kluber gave them a huge lift.
Kluber extended his dominance of the Cincinnati Reds with seven strong innings and Jose Ramirez hit his 36th home run as the Cleveland Indians rolled to an 8-1 win on Tuesday night.