Morning news and notes for Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Cleveland baseball news
Cleveland Indians’ teammates give shout-out to Zach Plesac for his bounce back start | Cleveland
Jordan Luplow was the hero of the night, but Zach Plesac deserves credit for rebounding from his slow start.
Luplow’s walk-off homer in 10th lifts Indians to 5-3 win over Twins | Bally Sports
Did you need a reason to watch Jordan Luplow be pied in the face again? Probably not, but here it is anyway.
Tribe pitcher Nick Wittgren placed on Paternity List after birth of son | MLB
Cleveland is 1-0 since Nick and Ashley Wittgren welcomed their son, Camden, to the world. Just saying.
Around the league
- Shohei Ohtani is on another plane of existence.
- Jeff Bridich steps down as Rockies general manager, the best news that the organization has received in years.
- You’re not going to believe this, but the umpires blew a call even after a booth review.
- Nick Madrigal is good and fun and weird.
- The Dodgers have activated Gavin Lux from the injured list.