Days are numbered for Indians Chief Wahoo logo

Days are numbered for Indians Chief Wahoo logo, to be gone by 2019

By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Divisive and hotly debated, the Chief Wahoo logo is being removed from the Cleveland Indians’ uniform next year. The polarizing mascot is coming off the team’s jersey sleeves and caps starting in the 2019 season, a...
Cleveland's Progressive Field Ballpark

Cleveland Indians extend safety netting at ballpark for 2018 

TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians are expanding the safety netting at Progressive Field for the 2018 season. The club will extend the current vertical netting behind home plate down the first- and third-base lines to the ends of the dugouts in an effort...
Kluber wins AL Cy Young

Cy Young Award winners, Kluber wins AL, Scherzer NL

  Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has won his third Cy Young Award and for the second straight year in the National League. Scherzer breezed past Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw for the honor. Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians easily won his second...
Indians All-Star second baseman, Ramirez in action!

Classic fall: Indians’ Series hopes dashed by early exit

The Cleveland Indians never imagined their season ending so soon. Favored to get back to the World Series, they couldn’t close out the New York Yankees and were beaten in the AL Division Series. The sudden loss stunned many of Cleveland’s players and fans after the...

Bauer power: Indians baffle Judge, Yanks 4-0 in ALDS opener 

CLEVELAND (AP)  —TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer— Trevor Bauer made Aaron Judge look silly, and made his manager look like a genius. One year after nearly costing the Indians a trip to the World Series, Bauer helped them take the first step back. Named a surprise starter for Game...
indians starting pitcher Trevor Bauer

Indians to start Bauer in ALDS Game 1

Indians starting pitcher will be Trevor Bauer, not ace Corey Kluber  TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer — not ace Corey Kluber — will start Game 1 of the AL Division Series on Thursday. Manager Terry Francona has elected to go with...
Indians vs Twins Sept. 27th.

9/27/17: Gomes leads Indians to 4-2 victory

The Twins have clinched their first playoff appearance since 2010. After failing to secure a postseason berth on its own with a 4-2 loss, Minnesota wrapped up a wild-card berth when the Los Angeles Angels lost 6-4 in 10 innings at Chicago. The Twins are the first team to lose at...