Cleveland had its AL record run son Friday night as the Indians were beaten 4-3 by the
Following a magical, walk-off win in extra innings on Thursday night, the Indians couldn't muster another late rally and lost for the first time in more than three weeks.
The Indians not only broke the previous record held by the 2002 “Moneyball”
With one last chance in the ninth, the Indians put the tying run on base before Royals reliever
It was Lindor on Thursday night who had prolonged the streak with a two-out, two-strike RBI double in the ninth inning before
]The Boston Red Sox have been fined by
The discipline was announced Friday by baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred. The fine amounts were not announced. The money will be donated to hurricane relief efforts in Florida
Manfred found insufficient evidence to support an allegation by Boston that the Yankees made inappropriate use of the YES Network against the Red Sox.
The New York Times reported this month video clips sent to the commissioner's office by the Yankees showed Boston assistant trainer Jon Jochim looking at an Apple Watch during an August series. Jochim then relayed information to outfielder Brock Holt and second baseman
Manfred said Boston's owners and front office had no advance knowledge of what occurred.
He said the Red Sox violated rules by sending electronic communications from their video replay room to the trainer. He said Boston stopped the conduct when its management became aware of it.
"All 30 clubs have been notified that future violations of this type will be subject to more serious sanctions, including the possible loss of draft picks," Manfred said in a statement.
In investigating Boston's complaint against the Yankees, Manfred said MLB learned of the improper use of the dugout phone. He said the communications that took place over the phone did not violate any rules.
MLB also ruled that the
Umpire Quinn Wolcott was hit by a fastball from Detroit's Buck Farmer during a game Wednesday at Cleveland. Rookie backup catcher John Hicks never touched the ball as it sailed past his mitt.