MLB's Worst Teams: Reasons For HopeSome MLB teams are already looking to next season and beyond, but even their fans have something to be hopeful about.
Padres Ink Former Royals 1B Eric Hosmer For Eight YearsHosmer, who spent his first seven major league seasons with Kansas City, would receive a reported $144 million.
Lima Likes For August 28thThis week's subjects include the Indians' overall playoff standings, Bradley Zimmer's fielding, Lindor's 2nd half, a Royal shutout, for 1 night the big fight was back, Brian Hoyer's big night and Lima finds true love with an Ohio State connection.
'Throat Punch' The End For Royals, Just The Start For IndiansThe Indians completed three-straight shutout victories over a single opponent, their first such streak since September of 1956.
Gomes Hits Slam As Indians Finish Shutout Sweep Of RoyalsIt's the first time Cleveland has posted three straight shutouts since 1956.
Cuthbert, Escobar Lead Royals To 7-4 Victory Over IndiansIt took the bottom of a makeshift lineup filled with mostly with backups for the Kansas City Royals to finally put some runs on the board against the Cleveland Indians.
Cuthbert, Escobar Lead Royals To 7-4 Victory Over IndiansCheslor Cuthbert homered and drove in three runs, Alcides Escobar also had three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-4 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Bauer Wins 12th As Indians Blank Royals 5-0Bauer joins teammates Corey Kluber and Carlos Carrasco as 12-game winners. The Indians are the only team in the MLB with 3 12-game winners.
Kluber Leaves Start Early As Indians Romp Past Royals, 10-1Corey Kluber put together another Cy Young-worthy performance before leaving with a sprained right ankle Friday night, and Jay Bruce homered twice to help the Cleveland Indians rout the Kansas City Royals 10-1 in the opener of their three-game series.
Royals Tighten Two-Team AL Central Race Before DeadlineThe Kansas City Royals have put themselves in a position to compete for the American League Central crown.
Royals Get OF Cabrera From White Sox For 2 Minor LeaguersLooking to bolster their offense for a run for a playoff spot, the Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Melky Cabrera from the Chicago White Sox on Sunday for two minor-league pitchers.
Smoke Signals: Moving The Line and Terrific TomlinTerry Francona had been preaching the need for ‘keeping the line moving’ on offense before the Indians’ third three-game losing streak of the season.
Kipnis, Tomlin Lead Indians Past Royals 10-1Jason Kipnis went 4 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs, Josh Tomlin pitched his first complete game in two years and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Sunday.
Escobar, Moustakas Lead Royals Past Indians 5-2Alcides Escobar hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the sixth, Mike Moustakas homered and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2 on Saturday.
Smoke Signals: Clevinger's Change, Lindor's Lapse, and Kluber's RehabIndians starter Mike Clevinger has found himself fighting for a roster spot with ace Corey Kluber set to return from his stint on the 10-day disabled list. It looked like he would get his third win as early as the 4th inning, with the team already up 4-0 headed into Clevinger’s fourth frame.