2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
91-71, 1st in AL Cent
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Testy Francona disputes Ramirez 'killed' Tribe

Still feeling a "sting" after another successful season for Cleveland ended in disappointment, Indians manager Terry Francona got defensive on Wednesday while defending star Jose Ramirez, who went hitless in 11 at-bats.


BBTN: Boston Carry-Over, Astros' Respect, Kurkjian, Anderson, Langs

Buster talks to Tim Kurkjian about Boston's blowout of the Yankees, the Astros playing the respect card, the Dodgers taking care of the Braves and more (2:10). Plus, TBS' Brian Anderson weighs in on calling Red Sox-Yankees as well as what he expects from the Brewers for the remainder of the postseason (24:49). Finally, Sarah Langs plays "The Numbers Game" (42:21).

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8dPat McManamon

Astros kick into extra gear for sweep of Indians

The Astros were in high gear in their sweep of the Indians in the ALDS, with pitching that was suffocating and hitting that was relentless. "Once we hit the postseason," manager AJ Hinch said, "our guys really, really turned it on."

Francona on the finality of losing ALDS (1:27)

October orbit: Astros advance with 11-3 win, sweep Indians

The Houston Astros advanced to the AL Championship Series for the second straight year, completing a division-round sweep of Cleveland on Monday with an 11-3 win in Game 3 helped by two key throwing errors from Indians reliever Trevor Bauer.

Kurkjian believes Bregman's hitting is the key to Game 3 (1:10)
Cole has high expectations for the Astros (0:50)
Perez on Verlander: 'He's a great pitcher, we know that' (1:31)

BBTN: NLDS Game 1s, Looking Ahead To The Weekend

Buster & Karl Ravech discuss big wins for the Brewers and Dodgers, look ahead to the weekend and more (2:15). Plus, E:60 producer Max Brodsky joins Buster to discuss their feature on Carlos Correa (29:40).

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.779th
Quality Starts87Tied-5th
Batting Average.2592nd
On Base Percentage.3326th
Slugging Percentage.4346th