'Wild Thing' Will Not Throw First Pitch At World SeriesCharlie Sheen, who played Ricky 'Wild Thing' Vaughn for the Indians in the movie "Major League," had offered to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before one of this year's World Series games in Cleveland.
On Merritt: Indians Go To World Series, Top Toronto In ALCS
Blue Jays Stave Off ALCS Elimination, Beat Indians 5-1Josh Donaldson homered to give Toronto a long-awaited lead, and the Blue Jays finally broke through with the bats, beating the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Tuesday to avert a sweep in the AL Championship Series.
Cleveland Bullpen Shines Again, Indians Up 3-0 In ALCSSix relievers combined for 25 outs and 128 pitches, limiting Toronto two runs and seven hits as the Indians took a 3-0 lead in the AL Championship Series.
Five Things: Cubs & Dodgers Tied, Indians DominantCleveland has a commanding 2-0 lead over the Blue Jays in the ALCS, while Clayton Kershaw helped the Dodgers steal a game from the Cubs at Wrigley Field in the NLCS on Sunday night.
No Big Hits Left As Big Papi's Career EndsAfter providing so many huge hits for the Red Sox franchise, winning three World Series championships and becoming a beloved figure in Boston, it was time for Big Papi's story to end.
Five Things: Blue Jays Sweep, Cubs and Indians Attempt SameThe Blue Jays are headed back to the ALCS. Can the Cubs and Indians close out their series' today?
Holland, Rangers Top Indians 2-1Holland allowed a run and four hits with five strikeouts in six innings, the same as in his return five days earlier. The Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 2-1 on Sunday, taking three of four games in a series between division leaders.
Moreland, Griffin Lead Rangers To 7-0 Win Over IndiansMitch Moreland's grand slam capped a bizarre, five-run first inning for Texas and A.J. Griffin pitched six strong innings as the Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 7-0 Saturday night.
Perez, Rangers Crushed By Indians 12-1The Indians (73-54) snapped a three-game losing streak, which had tied a season high, and pulled within a game of the Rangers (75-54) for the best record in the American League a night after losing 9-0 to Texas ace Cole Hamels.
Rangers' Winning Streak Ends In 11-inning Loss To IndiansThe Rangers did not get the hit they needed to take a lead, however, and lost 5-4 in 11 innings on Yan Gomes' single off Alex Claudio, ending their four-game winning streak.
Lewis Throws 6 Shutout Innings In Rangers 7-3 Win Over IndiansLewis allowed two hits over six shutout innings, leading Texas over the Cleveland Indians 7-3 on Tuesday night and improving to 5-0 for the first time in his major league career.