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VIDEO: Indians score twice in the first inning

The Indians struck first scoring in the first inning with a pair of doubled by Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana. After Mike Trout let a ball drop in Jered Weaver's last start, Trout lost Santana's ball in the sun allowing Michael Brantley to...
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 29, 2015
Indians 8, Angels 3: Yan Gomes’ grand slam highlights Indians’ win over Angels

Indians 8, Angels 3: Yan Gomes’ grand slam highlights Indians’ win over Angels

CLEVELAND: The Indians grounded the Los Angeles Angels late in the game for the second straight night in a 8-3 win Saturday at Progressive Field. This time, the major blow came against a former Indians teammate. And this time, it came with an explanation point. The Indians (62-66) entered the eighth inning in a 3-3 tie when the Angels (65-64) called on relief pitcher Joe Smith. It didn’t turn out to be a good homecoming for the former Indians reliever. Francisco Lindor and Michael Brantley each singled to open the inning. Carlos Santana then ripped a double to right field, scoring Lindor...
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 29, 2015

Yan Gomes' grand slam lifts Indians to 8-3 win against Los Angeles Angels

The Indians grounded the Los Angeles Angels late in the game for the second straight night in a 8-3 win Saturday at Progressive Field. This time, the major blow came against a former Indians teammate. And this time, it came with an explanation point. The Indians (62-66) entered the eighth inning in a 3-3 tie when the Angels (65-64) called on relief pitcher Joe Smith. It didn’t turn out to be a good homecoming. Francisco Lindor and Michael Brantley each singled to open the inning. Carlos Santana then ripped a double to right field, scoring Lindor and giving the Indians a 4-3 lead. Smith...

VIDEO: Murphy's homer and Brantley's error tie Indians at 3-3

The Angels tied the Indians at three in the fourth thanks to a solo shot by David Murphy and an error by Michael Brantley. Murphy led off the inning with the homer, his third as an Angel after hitting five with the Indians in 84 games earlier this...
Plain Dealer Aug 28, 2015

Cleveland Indians outfield for 2016: Michael Brantley and a lot of open pasture

The Indians will have Michael Brantley in either left or center field next season. But who is going to play the other two spots?
Plain Dealer Aug 26, 2015

Josh Tomlin allows three homers, but Cleveland Indians overwhelm Milwaukee Brewers, 11-6

Michael Brantley, former Milwaukee Brewers farmhand, went 3-for-4 with a pair of two-run homers against his old team. Brantley homered in the fourth and eighth innings.
Plain Dealer Aug 26, 2015

Cleveland Indians, fueled by Michael Brantley's two two-run homers, topple Brewers: DMan's Report, Game 125

Jason Kipnis, Francisco Lindor and Michael Brantley combined to go 9-for-12 with nine RBI and seven runs as the Indians defeated the Brewers, 11-6.
News-Herald Aug 25, 2015

Cleveland Indians: Josh Tomlin solid, Michael Brantley homers twice in Tribe win

Josh Tomlin didn't make a big deal about his first win at Progressive Field in more than a year.His comeback isn't complete, it's continuing.Tomlin shook off three home runs and lasted six innings to win his season debut at home and Michael Brantley homered twice, leading the Indians to an 11-6 win over the Brewers on Tuesday night.
Columbus Dispatch Aug 25, 2015

Indians 11, Brewers 6 | Josh Tomlin wins season debut at Progressive Field

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};Josh Tomlin didn’t make a big deal about his first victory at Progressive Field in more than a year. His comeback isn’t complete; it’s continuing. Tomlin shook off three home runs and lasted six innings to win his season home debut and Michael Brantley homered twice, leading the Cleveland Indians to an 11-6 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.
Plain Dealer Aug 17, 2015

Live updates and chat: Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Red Sox on Monday at 7:10 p.m., Game 117

Michael Brantley is hitting .380 and Lonnie Chisenhall .364 since the All-Star break. Brantley returned to the Indians lineup on Monday night at DH after missing the last three games with a sore left shoulder.
The Republican Aug 17, 2015
Boston Red Sox CF Mookie Betts makes spectacular diving catch to rob Michael Brantley of hit (Video)

Boston Red Sox CF Mookie Betts makes spectacular diving catch to rob Michael Brantley of hit (Video)

Boston Red Sox CF Mookie Betts made a spectacular diving catch to rob Cleveland Indians DH Michael Brantley of a hit Monday night at Fenway Park.
Plain Dealer Aug 17, 2015
Michael Brantley back in lineup, but not ready for outfield: Indians quick hits

Michael Brantley back in lineup, but not ready for outfield: Indians quick hits

It's going to take a few days before the Indians can get Michael Brantley and Jason Kipnis back in the lineup at the same time.
Plain Dealer Aug 17, 2015
Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox lineup for Monday's game at 7:10 p.m.

Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox lineup for Monday's game at 7:10 p.m.

Michael Brantley is back in the Indians lineup for Monday night's game against Boston after missing the weekend series against the Twins because of a sore left elbow. He'll DH on Monday and probably return to the outfield on Tuesday.
Plain Dealer Aug 14, 2015
Cleveland Indians will sit Michael Brantley for few days with sore left shoulder

Cleveland Indians will sit Michael Brantley for few days with sore left shoulder

Indians left fielder Michael Brantley has found a way to be productive this season despite back and shoulder problems.
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 12, 2015
Indians 5, Yankees 4: Michael Brantley drives in winning run in 16th inning

Indians 5, Yankees 4: Michael Brantley drives in winning run in 16th inning

CLEVELAND: They needed 16 innings and more than five hours, but the Indians finally took down the New York Yankees 5-4 at Progressive Field in a game that started on Tuesday and ended Wednesday morning.In the 16th inning of a tied game, Jose Ramirez and Francisco Lindor each singled to put the winning run in scoring position for Michael Brantley, who grounded a single into right field to win the game.The Indians led for most of the night but the Yankees fought back with two solo home runs to force extra innings. It included a crazy 10th inning in which both teams scored twice.In a 2-2 game in...

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