Jim Duquette Says "The Division Is Theirs To Lose"; "I Would Not Want To Face" Indians' Starting Rotation In PlayoffsJim Duquette talks about the Indians' nine-game winning streak, the strength of their starting rotation and how dangerous they could be if this team gets into the playoffs, what this team needs to look to add before the trade deadline...
Tribe Beat: Not Expecting Huge Trade, "Right Fit Likely Not Available"Tribe Beat: 92.3's TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss the possibility of the Indians making a big move for a big name with their lead in the AL Central, the possibility of Abraham Almonte's impact if he comes back from his suspension, and more.
Assenheimer: Indians Rolling, "Have Three Legit All-Star Pitchers, Right Now"Chris Assenheimer of the Chronicle Telegram joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss the Indians winning streak and how they're playing such solid baseball lately, who the most likely all star is on the pitching staff, Tyler Naquin heading in the right direction of being a staple in the outfield for years to come, and if the team should pick someone up.
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Indians, Not Tigers, Stay Hot Over Weekend, Bombing Verlander, Starting Pitching Makes Difference | Extra FramesThe Cleveland Indians completed their third three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers this season, besting the Motor City Kitties at Comerica Park for the Tribe's ninth straight victory, 9-3. This column features my takeaways from Sunday's game. If you want more baseball coverage, you can follow me on Twitter (@TJZuppe).
Indians Tag Verlander, Top Tigers Again 9-3 For 9th StraightLonnie Chisenhall had four hits, including one of Cleveland's four home runs off Justin Verlander in the fifth inning, and the streaking Indians won their ninth straight game Sunday by beating Detroit 9-3 to remain unbeaten in nine meetings with the Tigers this season.
On Carrasco's Revenge Tour In Detroit, Starters Finding Their Groove, Santana's Early Offense, Indians Expanding AL Central Lead | Extra FramesThe Cleveland Indians extended their winning streak to eight games, defeating the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park, 6-0. This column features my takeaways from Saturday's game. If you want more baseball coverage, you can follow me on Twitter (@TJZuppe).
Lindor Hits 2 HRs, Carrasco Tosses Shutout, Indians Win 8th In RowFrancisco Lindor homered twice and Carlos Carrasco pitched a four-hitter to lead the Cleveland Indians to their eighth consecutive win, 6-0 over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
After Review, Tigers Given Extra Run From Friday's LossThe Detroit Tigers have been credited with an extra run from the last play of Friday night's loss to Cleveland, making the final score 7-5 in favor of the Indians.
Kipnis Triples Twice, Indians Beat Tigers 7-4Jason Kipnis hit two of Cleveland's four triples and the Indians continued their season-long dominance of the Detroit Tigers with a 7-4 victory Friday night.
TJ Zuppe: Indians Have Enough To Make The Playoffs, But They'll Need More To Contend For A TitleThe Fan's Indians beat reporter, TJ Zuppe, joined Baskin and Phelps (w/ Zac Jackson in for Jeff) on Friday to talk about the top team in the AL Central, the Cleveland Indians.