Indians outfielder Bradley Zimmer underwent shoulder surgery and is expected to miss 8-12 months.
Yonder Alonso homered twice, Carlos Carrasco pitched into the seventh inning, and the Cleveland Indians scored in each of the last five innings in a 16-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
- Indians' Zimmer out 8-12 months after surgery
- Friday game hottest ever at Rangers' ballpark
- Indians get Hand from Padres for top prospect
- Cavaliers waive veteran center Perkins
Our panel looked ahead to identify the teams and players poised for NFL domination over the next three years.
Edwin Encarnacion had an RBI single in the 11th inning to lift Cleveland to a 9-8 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night, when the AL Central-leading Indians debuted their two new relievers.
Friday's game between the Rangers and Indians saw a temperature of 107 degrees, the hottest ever recorded since the Texas ballpark opened 25 years ago.
Buster Olney talks to Indians PxP man Tom Hamilton about the impact that Brad Hand will have on Cleveland's bullpen, where the Tribe now stands in the AL hierarchy and more.
Is your favorite team down for the count? Probably. But there's still something for it to accomplish coming out of the All-Star break.
Josh Cribbs is back -- but only as a coaching intern.
Indians analyst Jensen Lewis joined Rizz and Hammer on Thursday morning to discuss where Brad Hand fits in the Indians' improved bullpen.
The Browns have lost 17 straight games, but you can't accuse them of not having any fun.
Ben Fawkes is joined by ESPN MLB Insider and "Baseball Tonight Podcast" host Buster Olney to discuss how sports betting will affect the MLB. (5:55) Plus, John Murray joins to discuss the British Open, some '96 Bulls vs '18 Warriors hypotheticals and more. (33:00)
As the second half begins, we examine what history tells us about division leaders' chances of holding on down the stretch.
The AL Central leaders improved their bullpen for October and the years to come, but sent a potential star catcher to San Diego in the process.
The Indians have bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of Padres closer Brad Hand.
Wait, Vlad Jr. isn't No. 1? Find out which other young slugger with a familiar name edges the most famous prospect in the minors atop our list.
These are the league's biggest deals -- adjusted for position -- that most exceed market value. Welcome to the list, Jimmy Garoppolo.
The Young Chief, David Njoku, should be more of a factor in the red zone in his second season.
Dan Le Batard, Papi and Izzy Gutierrez question if Colin Sexton is taking the Summer League too serious, if Le'Veon Bell should play at all this season and much more. Plus, Chris "Bird Man" Anderson joins the show.