With the regular season winding down, it's clinching time across MLB. The defending World Series champs have joined Boston and Cleveland in the October mix.
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Sam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Boston Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old with their 105th win, beating the Cleveland Indians 7-5 Friday night.
Buster & Karl Ravech discuss Boston clinching the AL East, the showdown between the Red Sox & Indians, the AL MVP race & more (1:39). Plus, Jessica Mendoza on what Walker Buehler's rise has meant for the Dodgers (27:51).
Matt Davidson hit a run-scoring single with two out in the 11th inning to lift the White Sox to a 5-4 win over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night, Chicago's first victory at Progressive Field this season.
In baseball, 5-foot-9 is the new 6-4. Boston's Mookie Betts and Cleveland's equally compact Jose Ramirez are pint-size sluggers who are built for big moments.
BBTN Scoreboard: Dodgers Keep Rolling, Yanks Spoil Another Celebration, Milestone Walkoff For Kipnis
Buster recaps all of Wednesday's MLB action, including another win for the Dodgers, the Yankees staving off a Boston celebration again, and a milestone walkoff for Jason Kipnis.
Jason Kipnis made his 1,000th career hit count Wednesday night, as it came on a walk-off grand slam with one out in the ninth inning to lift the Cleveland Indians to a 4-1 win over the Chicago White Sox.
Cleveland Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer will start against the Boston Red Sox on Friday when he comes off the disabled list, manager Terry Francona said Wednesday. Francona hopes Bauer will be able to join the team's playoff rotation.
Buster talks to Jerry Crasnick about the dynamics of the NL West race, his awards front-runners and more (:36). Plus, Marly Rivera on "The Cora 4" (21:38) and MLB.com's Jordan Bastian with some "Inside Heat" on the Indians (31:28).
Corey Kluber struck out 11 in eight innings to record his career-high 19th win as the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Tuesday night.
Trevor Bauer threw to hitters for the first time since breaking his right leg last month and hopes to be back on the mound for Cleveland in time for the postseason.
While the Rockies, Dodgers and Cardinals battle for two playoff spots, we have a new team at the top of the heap.
The Cleveland Indians rested several of their regulars a day after clinching the AL Central and lost to the Detroit Tigers 6-4 Sunday as Jim Adduci homered and drove in a career-high four runs.
Unchallenged for months, the Cleveland Indians clinched their third straight AL Central title with a 15-0 blowout on Saturday of the Detroit Tigers, who made four errors and managed only two hits.
Trevor Bauer moved a little closer to pitching in the postseason, throwing 40 pitches off the mound inside an empty Progressive Field on Saturday.
Andrew Miller gave up two RBI doubles in the seventh inning as Cleveland's march to the AL Central title was slowed by the Detroit Tigers, who beat the Indians 5-4 on Friday night to end a 10-game losing streak at Progressive Field.
Blake Snell took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning and earned his major league-leading 19th win, guiding the Tampa Bay Rays past the Cleveland Indians 3-1 on Wednesday.
BBTN: Red Sox punch their ticket to the postseason, is Joe Mauer a HOF'er, McCullough talks Dodgers and more
Buster & Tim Kurkjian discuss the Red Sox being the first team to clinch a playoff berth, if Joe Mauer is a Hall Of Famer, the latest on Josh Donaldson, Tim's NL MVP favorite and much more (1:34). Plus, Paul Hembekides drops by for Hembo Knows with a surprise guest (20:13), Andy McCullough of the LA Times talks all things Dodgers (24:30) and your #BleacherTweets.
A Dodgers-Astros rematch? Sorry, but we can do better. From classics revisited to powerhouse showdowns, we look at the best -- and worst -- 2018 Fall Classic possibilities.
Josh Donaldson went hitless in in Cleveland debut, Edwin Encarnacion reached 30 homers for the seventh straight season and the Indians beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-0 on Tuesday night.
The Cleveland Indians have decided to skip ace Corey Kluber's weekend turn in the rotation as they prepare their pitching rotation for the playoffs.
Josh Donaldson made his Indians debut on Tuesday against the Rays, going 0-for-4 in his first game since May 28.