7:09 PM EDT, Thu July 02, 2015
Akron Beacon Journal 3 hours ago
Indians 5, Rays 4 (10 innings): Mike Aviles homers in 10th to lift Indians to sweep of Rays

Indians 5, Rays 4 (10 innings): Mike Aviles homers in 10th to lift Indians to sweep of Rays

TAMPA, Fla.: Mike Aviles homered on the first pitch of the 10th inning, giving the Indians a 5-4 victory and four-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday.Corey Kluber struck out 14 in eight innings. Brian Shaw (1-1) pitched one scoreless inning for the win, and Cody Allen struck out the side in the 10th to earn his 15th save in 16 opportunities.Aviles homered off Xavier Cedeno (1-0), extending the Rays’ losing streak to five games. Michael Brantley had a RBI single and sacrifice fly for the Indians, who also got run-scoring singles from Jason Kipnis and Francisco Lindor.
Plain Dealer 3 hours ago

Mike Aviles gives Cleveland Indians 5-4 victory over Rays with 10th-inning homer

Corey Kluber strikes out 14 in eight innings, but has to settle for a no-decision as the Tribe completed a four-game sweep of the Rays.
Plain Dealer Jun 18, 2015
Cleveland Indians take photo to raise leukemia awareness, support Mike Aviles' daughter

Cleveland Indians take photo to raise leukemia awareness, support Mike Aviles' daughter

On a humid Thursday afternoon, members of the organization took a group photo to raise leukemia awareness and support Mike Aviles' 4-year-old daughter, Adriana, who was diagnosed with the disease last month. The T-shirts read "Team Adriana."
Fenway Nation Jun 8, 2015
Indians Owner Shows Support For Mike Aviles

Indians Owner Shows Support For Mike Aviles

Aviles At A BoSox Club Event (FenwayNation Photo)The four-year-old daughter of former Red Sox player Mike Aviles was diagnosed with leukemia back in May. Adriana Aviles is currently undergoing chemotherapy treatments, and several of Mike's teammates have shaved their heads in a show of support for her. Yesterday, Indians owner Paul Dolan shaved his head as well. Unfortunately, this story has not gotten much coverage in the Boston sports press. Aviles was a class act during his tenure in Boston, and we wish wish his daughter a speedy and complete recovery.
News-Herald Jun 7, 2015
Cleveland Indians notes: Owner Paul Dolan has head shaved in support of Mike Aviles' daughter

Cleveland Indians notes: Owner Paul Dolan has head shaved in support of Mike Aviles' daughter

Indians owner Paul Dolan is the latest member of the Indians to show support for Mike Aviles' daughter Adriana, who is battling leukemia. A few hours prior to the game on June 7, Dolan had his head shaved in the dugout, with Mike Aviles serving as the "barber."Several Indians players and coaches have shaved their heads in support of Adriana Aviles.
Plain Dealer Jun 6, 2015

Jose Ramirez continues to sit, as Mike Aviles earns another start at short: Cleveland Indians notes

The struggling shortstop sat in favor of Mike Aviles on Friday. The 22-year-old owns a .184/.252/.245 slash line this season.
Chronicle-Telegram Jun 5, 2015

Indians notes: Mike Aviles getting nod over Jose Ramirez at SS

CLEVELAND — Mike Aviles has replaced struggling Jose Ramirez in the lineup the past three games, but manager Terry Francona isn’t ready to call the veteran utility man his starter at shortstop. “I honestly don’t know,” Francona said. “I don’t think we need to make a lineup out next week, you know. I think, trying Read More...The post Indians notes: Mike Aviles getting nod over Jose Ramirez at SS appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain County News.
Akron Beacon Journal Jun 5, 2015

Indians’ Mike Aviles starting to get more time at shortstop; Brandon Moss’ power is as expected; All-Star voting update

CLEVELAND: Indians utilityman Mike Aviles started at shortstop for the second consecutive game Friday night. It’s a trend that might continue, though it’ll be done sparingly, because Aviles’ versatility makes him more valuable off the bench.Aviles has received more playing time lately and is hitting .274 with three home runs. It’s been done in an effort to spell Jose Ramirez, who has struggled to a .184 batting average and a team-high eight errors.Part of the issue of balancing their playing time at shortstop is that Ramirez, only 22-years-old, is still adjusting to the major-league...

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