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Karns' recent run puts him in good company
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Knowing Seattle’s starters had been roughed up a bit in a weekend sweep by the Twins, right-hander Nathan Karns stepped up Monday and steadied the ship in the Mariners’ 9-3 win over the Padres at Safeco Field.

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Morimando aims to remain undefeated for Double-A Akron
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Indians No. 16 prospect Shawn Morimando looks to move to 9-0 for Double-A Akron as the RubberDucks take on the Altoona Curve at 6:35 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV.

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Indians pay tribute on Memorial Day
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Memorial Day is a special day for many. It’s a day to remember those who have died serving our country, while also appreciating everyone who has served. Prior to the national anthem, there was a moment of silence held at Progressive Field to honor those who have lost their lives serving.

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Kluber set for duel with unbeaten Lewis in Cleveland
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A pair of right-handers will take the mound in a clash between the Indians and the Rangers on Tuesday night. Corey Kluber of Cleveland and Colby Lewis of Texas will square off in the second game of a three-game set at Progressive Field.

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Napoli hits home run for fan with cancer
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Fans are always bringing signs to the game. However, this particular sign got Indians first baseman Mike Napoli’s attention. The sign read “Chemo starts tomorrow. Mike Napoli, can I get a hug and a homer?” Prior to the start of the Indians’ 9-2 loss to the Rangers on Monday, Napoli made his way to Kathi […]

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Francona ejected for arguing non-interference call
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Indians manager Terry Francona was ejected in the third inning of Monday’s 9-2 loss to the Rangers for arguing over a controversial call up the first-base line.

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Graveman thwarts rallies in 'huge' win
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Kendall Graveman entered Monday on a five-game losing streak with an ERA of 7.36 over that stretch, but a quality start in Oakland’s 3-2 win over the Twins has the right-hander and the A’s believing he’s headed in the right direction.

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A's will hand ball to Surkamp vs. Twins
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Both the Athletics and Twins will look to stay on the upswing when they meet for the second of a three-game series in Oakland on Tuesday. Despite seeing its four-game winning streak snapped on Monday, Minnesota has won four of its last five, while Oakland has now won three straight.

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Cowart looks to stick in bigs with versatility, improved bat
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At this point last year, it looked like Angels third baseman Kaleb Cowart’s chances of making the big leagues were dwindling.

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'Unbelievable' Chacin gives Angels needed lift
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It wasn’t long ago that Angels right-hander Jhoulys Chacin thought his shoulder would never be the same.

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Desmond provides spark with smart baserunning, HR
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Ian Desmond’s bat wreaked some serious havoc early in the Rangers’ 9-2 victory over the Indians on Monday night. Desmond had a two-run home run in the first inning and a double to lead off a two-run third.

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Lewis looks to stay unbeaten as he faces Indians
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A pair of right-handers will take the mound in a clash between the Indians and the Rangers on Tuesday night. Corey Kluber of Cleveland and Colby Lewis of Texas will square off in the second game of a three-game set at Progressive Field.

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