News and Notes for Thursday, August 14, 2021
Cleveland 7 – Detroit 4
Plesac holds Miguel Cabrera home run count at 499
Today’s Baseball: TBD v Willy Peralta
Cleveland Baseball Team News
Cleveland Indians’ Ernie Clement enters strange new world of the home run – cleveland.com
Ernie Clement’s first big-league homer is retrieved covered in ketchup and mustard. Yes, it was a gag.
Cleveland Indians rebound from 17-0 loss to A’s with 7-4 win over Tigers – cleveland.com
Zach Plesac strikes out nine, Ernie Clement homers twice as the Indians hold Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera in check Friday night at Comerica Park.
On the comeback trail, Miguel Cabrera and 4 other things about the Cleveland Indians – cleveland.com
Injured Indians starters Aaron Civale and Shane Bieber are making progress toward a possible return to the mound this year.
Clement 2 HRs, Cabrera stays at 499; Indians beat Tigers 7-4 | wkyc.com
Ernie Clement hit the first two homers of his career while Miguel Cabrera stayed one drive short of No. 500 as the Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 7-4.
Indians lose outfielder Harold Ramirez to the injured list in a flurry of roster moves
The Cleveland Indians have placed outfielder Harold Ramirez on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain.
ESPN’s KidsCast Is Back! 2021 MLB Little League Classic Presented By Geico Coverage To Include KidsCast Alternate Presentation on August 22 – ESPN Press Room U.S.
For the first time, ESPN will offer a KidsCast alternate presentation for the MLB Little League Classic presented by Geico. KidsCast will air on ESPN2 at 7 p.m. ET alongside the traditional game telecast airing on ESPN. The 2021 MLB Little League Classic presented by Geico will feature the Los Angeles Angels vs. Cleveland Indians.
Around the League
- Toronto made the best free-agent acquisitions
- All Matt Wisler needed was a minor adjustment
- Trevor Bauer administrative leave extended to August 22
- How to make every team try to compete every year
- The NL East is suddenly interesting