Indians now facing elimination after Game 2 loss

October 6, 2017: the Indians rally from a 8-3 deficit to beat the Yankees 9-8 in 13 innings to take a 2-0 series lead. October 6, 2018: the Indians trail the Astros 2-0 in the series after a 3-1 Game 2 loss. A lot can change in a year. The Cleveland Indians are now facing … Continue reading Indians now facing elimination after Game 2 loss

2018 ALDS Preview: Indians vs Astros

Cleveland Indians: 91-71, American League Central Division champions Houston Astros: 103-59, American League West Division champions Series Schedule: Game 1: October 5, 2:07 p.m., Houston, Texas Game 2: October 6, 4:37 p.m., Houston Texas Game 3: October 8, 1:30 p.m. Cleveland, Ohio Game 4: October 9, 4:35 p.m.. Cleveland, Ohio Game 5: October 11, 4:07 … Continue reading 2018 ALDS Preview: Indians vs Astros

Bird’s home run keeps series alive for Yankees

Greg Bird's solo shot in the bottom of the seventh keeps the New York Yankees season alive as they beat the Cleveland Indians 1-0 in Game 3 of the American League Division Series. Both starting pitchers for the Indians and Yankees had great performances in their first postseason starts. Carlos Carrasco went 5.2 innings for Cleveland, … Continue reading Bird’s home run keeps series alive for Yankees

Encarnacion not ruled out for Game 3

Indians designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion is feeling “much better” and manager Terry Francona isn’t ruling him out for Game 3 against the Yankees on Sunday night. Encarnacion suffered a right ankle sprain during Game 2 on Friday night and it looked much worse than that. https://youtu.be/HPyXlsAe0rQ MRI results showed no structural damage to the ankle … Continue reading Encarnacion not ruled out for Game 3

Indians make historic comeback to take 2-0 series lead

A walk-off single by Yan Gomes gave the Indians a 9-8 victory in 13 innings to take a 2-0 series lead in the American League Division Series. Down 8-3 after five innings, the Indians made the largest comeback in their postseason history and hit their first walk-off for the club since Game 2 of the 2007 … Continue reading Indians make historic comeback to take 2-0 series lead

Francona’s gambles pay off in Game 1 victory 

The Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 4-0 in Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Thursday night. A lot of people seemed to criticize manager Terry Francona for some questionable decisions he made but in the end, it paid off in a victory and that’s all that matters.  He tabbed Trevor … Continue reading Francona’s gambles pay off in Game 1 victory