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Jul 22, 2014
Rotoworld
Nick Swisher went 3-for-4 with two runs scored in a win over the Twins on Tuesday.
Chronicle-Telegram Jul 23, 2014

Carlos Santana, Nick Swisher lead way as Indians top Twins

MINNEAPOLIS — The Cleveland Indians hope struggling Carlos Santana and Nick Swisher continue to hit like they did Tuesday night. Having Danny Salazar pitch like he did won’t hurt either. Santana homered among his season high-tying four hits and Salazar won in his first start in more than two months as the Indians beat the Read More...The post Carlos Santana, Nick Swisher lead way as Indians top Twins 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.
Rotoworld Jul 22, 2014

Swisher has three hits, two runs vs. Twins - Nick Swisher (1B) Cleveland Indians

Nick Swisher went 3-for-4 with two runs scored in a win over the Twins on Tuesday.
Twinkie Town Jul 22, 2014
Recap: Willingham Plays Hero As The Twin End A 3 Game Skid

Recap: Willingham Plays Hero As The Twin End A 3 Game Skid

Josh Willingham 8th inning home run saves the Twins and Minnesota picks up their first victory of the 2nd half. After being swept by the Rays to open the second half of the season, Minnesota defeated the Cleveland Indians by the hammer of Josh. It was Casey Fien coughing up the lead in top of the 8th inning when pinch-hitting Michael Brantley laced a one-out double. Nick Swisher would ground out moving Brantley to 3rd, and Roberto Perez drove in Brantley tying the game. It was then  int the bottom of the 8th, when Josh Willingham's launched one into the left field bleachers and retook the...
Plain Dealer Jul 18, 2014
On Nick Swisher, Michael Bourn's hamstring, All-Star memories: Cleveland Indians quick hits

On Nick Swisher, Michael Bourn's hamstring, All-Star memories: Cleveland Indians quick hits

Nick Swisher didn't drive the Indians' equipment truck to Comerica Park for their optional workout on Thursday, but he did help unload the equipment bags.
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 12, 2014

Nick Swisher gets back in swing for Indians

CLEVELAND: Nick Swisher’s batting average is still languishing around the Mendoza Line at .204. But for anyone who’s seen the Tribe’s king of energy play the last week and a half, Swisher’s finally beginning to look more like the consistent player with occasional power the Indians signed to a four-year, $56 million deal two years ago. Entering Saturday’s game, Swisher was batting .297 with three home runs and 11 RBI over his last 10 games. The Indians hope his sudden run production indicates he’s emerged from a painfully slow start to the season. “We were talking about it...
Columbus Dispatch Jul 12, 2014

Indians 7, White Sox 4: Nick Swisher’s homer caps big day in Cleveland

CLEVELAND — Nick Swisher is ready for LeBron James’ return to Cleveland. “I almost felt like I should take some powder and throw it up in the air,” he said, referring to James’ signature pregame ritual, after hitting a tiebreaking two-run homer in the fifth inning to help give the Cleveland Indians a 7-4 win over the Chicago White Sox last night.
Chicago Sun-Times Jul 11, 2014

White Sox drop third in a row with loss to Indians

CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber allowed four runs in six innings, and Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer in the fifth, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-4 win over the White Sox on Friday night. Kluber (9-6), left off the AL All-Star team despite a strong first half, wasn’t his usual dominant self but pitched well enough to win. The right-hander has won three of his last four decisions. Cody Allen struck out the side in the ninth for his 11th save. Swisher’s homer...
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 11, 2014
Indians players, manager cheer return of LeBron

Indians players, manager cheer return of LeBron

CLEVELAND: You knew LeBron James’ decision to return to his hometown Cavaliers on Friday was big news when even Cleveland’s professional athletes from other sports franchises were just as excited as fans.“It’s hot in the 2-1-6 right now,” the always-animated Nick Swisher declared. “King James back in the building. There’s a lot of excitement. I can’t wait to meet him, I’m just so stoked he’s coming back.”Earlier in the day, when the news first broke about James’ return, Swisher tweeted:“Alright @KingJames! Let’s go Cleveland sports! What an awesome start to the...
News-Herald Jul 11, 2014
Murphy, Swisher homer in Cleveland Indians 7-4 win over White Sox

Murphy, Swisher homer in Cleveland Indians 7-4 win over White Sox

The Indians got home runs from Nick Swisher and David Murphy and another strong night from their bullpen as they beat the Chicago White Sox, 7-4, at Progressive Field on July 11. Corey Kluber, in his last start before the All-Star break, wasn't at his best, but was still good enough to get through six innings to get the win.
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 11, 2014
Indians give Cleveland fans more to cheer about than just LeBron

Indians give Cleveland fans more to cheer about than just LeBron

CLEVELAND: The home crowd of 24,652 at Progressive Field burst into a raucous applause when LeBron James’ face was displayed on the scoreboard in the second inning, accompanied by a simple message: “Welcome home.”They got even louder when Nick Swisher’s fifth-inning homer broke a 4-4 tie and gave the Indians a two-run lead. The Tribe went on to win 7-4, racking up 10 hits in the process.Swisher just barely missed a home run in the fourth inning when a deep line drive found the wrong side of the right field foul pole. He ended the at-bat with a strikeout, visibly showing his...
News-Herald Jul 11, 2014

Cleveland Indians Notes: Tribe excited for LeBron James homecoming

LeBron James' decision to return to Cleveland was, naturally, a big topic of discussion in the Indians' clubhouse July 11. "King James is back in the building, man," Nick Swisher said. "I can't wait to meet him. I'm so stoked he's coming back. A guy like that, with the talent he has, single-handed that guy can win you a championship.
Daily News Yankees Podcast: Nick Swisher, Ken Singleton, Sweeny Murti

Daily News Yankees Podcast: Nick Swisher, Ken Singleton, Sweeny Murti

On this week's Daily News Yankees Podcast, Mark Feinsand chats with Indians first baseman Nick Swisher about his first impressions of Masahiro Tanaka, his thoughts on Derek Jeter's final season and more.
Plain Dealer Jul 10, 2014
With Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher, did the Cleveland Indians make two multimillion dollar mistakes?

With Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher, did the Cleveland Indians make two multimillion dollar mistakes?

The Indians still owe Swisher $30 million over the next two years, and another $14 million in 2017 should he accumulate 550 plate appearances and pass a physical in '16. They owe Bourn $27.5 million over the next two years, and $12 million in '17 if he tallies 550 plate appearances in '16.
New York Post Jul 9, 2014

Swisher has a blast against the Yankees

CLEVELAND — Nick Swisher always has a good time. He really had a good time at the expense of his old ballclub and Masahiro Tanaka Tuesday night at Progressive Field....
News-Herald Jul 5, 2014
Jim Ingraham: Cleveland Indians running out of ideas to help Nick Swisher break out of slump

Jim Ingraham: Cleveland Indians running out of ideas to help Nick Swisher break out of slump

This is so Cleveland. The Indians finally open the vaults and go free agent shopping. They target an outfielder/first baseman with a long track record of being one of the most dependable and consistently productive players in the American League. He never gets hurt, he's good for 20 to 30 home runs, 80 to 95 RBI every year.

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