The Two Showdowns That Cemented An Indians WinThe batter-pitcher showdown is the essence of baseball, sometimes pitting the game’s best against one another in a showdown.
Cabrera Returns With Homer in Tigers' 5-2 Win Over IndiansMiguel Cabrera hit his 450th homer in his first game off the disabled list and the Detroit Tigers went on to a 5-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.
Smoke Signals: Kluber In The Zone, Verlander Out Of It, and Miggy On the OutsideEntering game two against the Tigers in Detroit, the Indians starter carried a 48.9 Zone%. That number was up, while his Z-Swing% came in at a career-low 60.4%.
Detroit Tigers Place Miguel Cabrera On 10-Day DLThe Detroit Tigers placed first baseman Miguel Cabrera on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right groin.
Smoke Signals: Cabrera's Complaint, Bauer's Approach and Yandy's BreakMiguel Cabrera can affect a ballgame in a whole lot of ways, but who knew he could change a game by complaining?
Josh Tomlin Says Indians' Recent Success About "Not Overthinking The Process; Go Out There, Be Aggressive"Josh Tomlin talks about his solid start to this season, the sweep over the Tigers and their plan of attack being 6-0 against Detroit this season, the challenge in facing the Royals' lineup, Francisco Lindor's potential and contagious attitude in the dugout, Michael Brantley's return and Mike Napoli's value in the lineup...
Tigers Eyeing Return To Contention After Spending BigAfter their four-year streak of AL Central titles ended with a last-place showing in 2015, the Detroit Tigers were facing the prospect of an extended decline, with several of their top players showing signs of age.
C.J. Nitkowski on Whether This is Rock Bottom For Indians: "It's Close; A Lot of Work To Do", Bourn/Swisher Contracts "Crippling This Team"C.J. Nitkowski talks about whether the Indians have hit rock bottom as of right now, the players' only meeting that occurred after being swept by the White Sox, the positivity surrounding the starting pitching...
Tribe Beat: Kipnis Vents, Salazar Slips, Indians Attempt To Salvage SeriesTribe Beat: 92.3's TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss Jason Kipnis' comments after their loss about the Indians "losing fight" too early in games, the continued struggle to beat the Tigers, Danny Salazar's slip-up leading to a big Tigers inning and win, and more.
Tale Of Indians' Battles With Tigers Has Predictable EndingIt's the ultimate David vs. Goliath tale. Only, in this story, Goliath keeps pounding David into submission.
Tribe Beat: Indians Unable To Solve Miguel Cabrera Puzzle, Struggle Vs DetroitTribe Beat: 92.3's TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss the Indians' 8-5 loss against Detroit, Miguel Cabrera's insane pace against them this season, and preview game two of the series in Cleveland.
Cespedes Homers, Drives In 3 As Tigers Topple Indians 8-5Yoenis Cespedes drove in three runs, Miguel Cabrera reached base four times and the Detroit Tigers continued to push Cleveland around, beating the Indians 8-5 on Monday night.