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CLEVELAND | Indians clinch third straight division title, rock Tigers

CLEVELAND — 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. Francisco Lindor and Michael Brantley connected for back-to-back homers in the first inning off Michael Fulmer (3-12), Jose Ramirez had three … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Indians clinch third straight division title, rock Tigers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Rays’ Snell loses no-hit bid against Indians in 7th

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.  — Tampa Bay Rays ace Blake Snell lost his no-hit in the seventh inning when Cleveland‘s Jose Ramirez hit a leadoff homer. Ramirez took the first three pitches for balls before sending a full-count pitch into left-field seats on Wednesday for his 38th homer Snell, who is seeking a major league-leading 19th … Continue reading ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Rays’ Snell loses no-hit bid against Indians in 7th

Ohio News: Men from Cleveland and Euclid indicted for federal firearms violations

Ohio – Two men from Northeast Ohio were indicted on federal firearms charges. Steven Kennedy, 29, of Euclid, and Eric T. Gibson, Jr., 23, of Cleveland, were both indicted for being felons in possession of firearms. Gibson possessed a Smith & Wesson 9 mm pistol and 16 rounds of ammunition on July 13 despite a … Continue reading Ohio News: Men from Cleveland and Euclid indicted for federal firearms violations

BOSTON | Blue Jays OF Grichuk back 2 days after colliding with chair

BOSTON — Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk is back in the lineup, two days after he crashed face-first into a guard’s metal chair. Grichuk as starting in right field and batting fifth as the Blue Jays played at Boston on Tuesday night. Toronto had Monday off, which gave Grichuk a chance to rest and … Continue reading BOSTON | Blue Jays OF Grichuk back 2 days after colliding with chair

LOS ANGELES | Pondering 2020 run, LA mayor Garcetti plans Ohio swing

LOS ANGELES  — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 White House run, is planning a string of appearances in the battleground state of Ohio next week. His scheduled stops on the three-day swing beginning Thursday include Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus. The two-term Democrat intends to work with party volunteers to rally … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Pondering 2020 run, LA mayor Garcetti plans Ohio swing

CLEVELAND | Police: 1 dead, 7 wounded in Cleveland nightclub shooting

CLEVELAND  — Police say a 31-year-old woman has been fatally shot and seven people wounded in a nightclub shooting in Cleveland. A Cleveland police spokeswoman says officers were called to Club X-Rated, near downtown, around 1 a.m. Saturday and found the woman with a gunshot wound to the head. She died at a hospital. The … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Police: 1 dead, 7 wounded in Cleveland nightclub shooting

CLEVELAND | Indians acquire former MVP Donaldson from Blue Jays

CLEVELAND — Josh Donaldson‘s rough season has taken a positive turn. The Indians are giving him a swing at October. The 2015 AL MVP was traded Friday night by Toronto to Cleveland, which is hoping a healthy Donaldson can bolster its lineup and help the club get back to the World Series. “This is one … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Indians acquire former MVP Donaldson from Blue Jays

BEREA, Ohio | Mayfield ends impressive camp with Browns imitating GM

BEREA, Ohio— Baker Mayfield dressed as Browns general manager John Dorsey for the team’s rookie talent show. Suiting up as a starting quarterback won’t happen for a while. Following practice on Tuesday, Mayfield ended his first NFL training camp with a stunning impersonation of Dorsey, the team’s glasses-wearing, gum-chewing GM who favors wearing a Browns … Continue reading BEREA, Ohio | Mayfield ends impressive camp with Browns imitating GM