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Detroit Enjoys View From Atop AL Central

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 08.09.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Prince Fielder hit a bases-clearing double in the second inning and the Detroit Tigers held on to beat the Cleveland Indians 6-4 Satur...

Martinez Helps Tigers Take Lead Over Cleveland

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 08.08.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Justin Verlander pitched seven solid innings, Victor Martinez homered and the Detroit Tigers beat Cleveland 7-5 on Friday night to tak...

Indians Closer Charged Over Drug Shipment

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 08.07.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Indians two-time All-Star closer Chris Perez, charged with misdemeanor possession after marijuana was mailed to his home i...

It's Tyson Time, Tripping to Bountiful!

Lonna Saunders | Posted 08.06.2013 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

Cicely Tyson. I remember when she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress when I was still in school for Sounder (1972). Yet it wasn't u...

POLICE: Indians Closer Investigated For Suspected Drug Shipment

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 08.05.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — Drug agents are investigating a suspected marijuana shipment mailed to the suburban home of Cleveland Indians closer Chris Perez, au...

WATCH: Indians SS Ejected AFTER Game Ends

Posted 06.05.2013 | Sports

Here's something we don't see every day. Indians shortstop Mike Aviles was ejected after the final out was recorded during a game against the New Y...

LISTEN: Indians Pitcher Records Rap Song About Team

Posted 05.30.2013 | Sports

Full time pitcher and part-time rapper Trevor Bauer has released his latest single. While the 22-year-old righty has been optioned to Triple-A Columbu...

FAIL: Outfielder Assists Miguel Cabrera's Home Run

Posted 05.23.2013 | Sports

Miguel Cabrera hit his 13th home run of the season on Wednesday night and he couldn't have done it without the help of Indians outfielder Michael Bour...

Cabrera Hits ANOTHER

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 05.23.2013 | Detroit

CLEVELAND -- Justin Verlander overcame a rocky start and rain delay to get his fifth win and Miguel Cabrera hit another homer as the Detroit Tigers be...

Indians Closer Deletes Twitter Account Over Backlash

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 05.21.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND -- Indians closer Chris Perez deactivated his Twitter account following two rough outings, and after receiving a slew of negative comments. ...

Tigers Take It To 10.. Then Take A Tumble

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 05.12.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Pinch-hitter Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday. C...

Verlander Certainly Had An Erratic Night

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 07.11.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Ubaldo Jimenez outpitched Justin Verlander, and Cleveland's Chris Perez got Miguel Cabrera to hit a game-ending groundout with two on ...

Tigers Show Cleveland Their A-Game

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 05.11.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- The Cleveland Indians entered the day leading the major leagues in home runs. On this night, they were no match for Detroit's pair of slug...

MLB: Umps Made 'Improper Call'

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 07.09.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — Major League Baseball said the umpires were wrong. The Athletics knew that all along....

WATCH: Umps Deny A's Game-Tying Homer, Twice

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 07.08.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — An apparent game-tying homer by Oakland's Adam Rosales was ruled a double by umpires in the ninth inning, and the Cleveland Indians ...

Respect for Native Americans: Sports Fans Should Heed Sly Stone's Advice

Tom Semioli | Posted 07.07.2013 | Sports
Tom Semioli

Native American groups continue their losing streak in the courtroom as well as in the court of public opinion, likely due to the fact that such behavior has been part of the American sports fabric for so many years that we have fallen ignorant to its harmful effects.

Rios Homers As White Sox Beat Indians 3-2

AP | Posted 04.25.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A year ago Jose Quintana was just trying to hang on to a spot in Chicago's rotation. Now his position looks pretty secure, especially afte...

Indians Rally For 3-2 Win Over White Sox

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 04.23.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Asdrubal Cabrera hit a clutch two-run single in his return to the lineup and the Cleveland Indians used a throwing error by reliever Matt T...

WATCH: Astros Outfielder Gets Popcorn Shower

Posted 04.22.2013 | Sports

Houston outfielder Rick Ankiel found himself on the receiving end of a popcorn shower on Sunday afternoon when he attempted to rob Drew Stubbs of a so...

Red Sox Win 5th Straight

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 06.17.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — Converted closer Alfredo Aceves coasted through five innings, Mike Napoli and Daniel Nava drove in two runs apiece and the Red Sox, ...

WATCH: Red Sox Manager Hopes Team Can Provide 'A Little Diversion'

Posted 04.17.2013 | Sports

Before his team took the field in Cleveland on Tuesday night, Red Sox manager John Farrell reflected on the tragic bombings at the Boston Marathon. ...

White Sox End Skid With Win Over Indians

AP | Posted 04.15.2013 | Chicago

CLEVELAND -- Jake Peavy struck out 11 in seven innings, Paul Konerko homered and the Chicago White Sox broke a five-game losing streak, beating the Cl...

Indians Pitcher Suspended Again

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 06.12.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND — Another dangerous pitch has Carlos Carrasco in trouble again. The Cleveland Indians pitcher was suspended for eight games by Major ...

"I Know a Lot More About Being White Than You Know About Being Indian."

Bill Moyers | Posted 06.10.2013 | Media
Bill Moyers

Writer Sherman Alexie, who was born on a Native American reservation, talks with me about feeling "lost and insignificant inside the larger culture," and how his culture's "lack of power" is very apparent in stereotypical sports mascots, like that of the Cleveland Indians.

Francona Gets Lost Before Home Opener

AP | TOM WITHERS | Posted 04.08.2013 | Sports

CLEVELAND -- Terry Francona has 80 more games to find his way to Progressive Field. His first trip was an adventure. Call it an unintentional walk....