5/4/2016 | Kluber battles early, escapes to go distance
When Corey Kluber worked to two strikes on Tigers slugger Justin Upton in the ninth inning Wednesday night, everyone knew what was coming next. The third pitch that flew from Kluber's fingers was his signature breaking ball, and Upton did not stand a chance.
5/4/2016 | Fulmer out to thwart Tribe's sweep in encore
Michael Fulmer threw power against the Twins with 95-mph fastballs and sliders to win his Major League debut and earn another outing. He's going to need a change of pace to hold down the Indians' lineup and try to help the Tigers finally beat Cleveland this season.
5/4/2016 | Kluber blanks Tigers as 4th strong with Tribe
Indians ace Corey Kluber turned in a vintage performance on Wednesday night, creating a wave of groundball outs in a complete game and sidestepping a handful of jams en route to a 4-0 victory over the Tigers at Progressive Field.
5/4/2016 | Ring or no ring, Shaw bringing serious heat
Bryan Shaw had five wedding bands on his left ring finger when reporters approached him at his locker on Tuesday night. Wearing a smirk, the Indians reliever wanted to make something crystal clear: He did not have a ring on under his glove during his brief outing against the Tigers.
5/4/2016 | Adding catching depth, Tribe acquires Gimenez
The Indians made a move to help strengthen their catching situation on Wednesday, acquiring Chris Gimenez from the Rangers in exchange for cash considerations.
5/3/2016 | Francisco treat: Lindor leads with bat, glove
Francisco Lindor's audience at Progressive Field is growing accustomed to seeing the shortstop smiling wide out on the field. There it was again on Tuesday night, when he pulled off another stunning defensive play in the second inning against the Tigers.
5/3/2016 | Kluber out to maintain winning feeling vs. Tigers
Indians starter Corey Kluber entered the season with two wins in 12 career starts against the Tigers. On Wednesday, he'll try to beat Detroit for the second time in a week and a half and help the Tribe secure a series win at Progressive Field.
5/3/2016 | Indians pounce on Verlander to claim opener
Francisco Lindor led a rejuvenated Indians offense on Tuesday night, collecting three hits and launching a three-run home run off Detroit's Justin Verlander to help Cleveland claim a 7-3 victory at Progressive Field.
5/3/2016 | Perez may face surgery for fractured thumb
With his right thumb wrapped in a black brace on Tuesday, Indians catcher Roberto Perez stood at his locker, unsure how much time he is going to be sidelined. Right now, there is only one positive when it comes to his hand injury. "I'm glad I got the out," Perez said with a smile.
5/3/2016 | Demeritte, Mendez among top prospect performers Monday
Class A Advanced High Desert has been rolling of late, winning eight of their last 10 games to move into first place atop the California League South division. Lefty Yohander Mendez and second baseman Travis Demeritte have been key to High Desert's early success.