A look at what’s trending in MLB:
Indian summer: The Cleveland Indians advanced to the World Series last fall, but the Boston Red Sox got the hype last winter and the Houston Astros got the love this spring. Look who’s back: The Indians are riding a 17-game winning streak, the longest by a major league team in 15 years. In those 17 games, the Indians have given up 30 runs and thrown five shutouts, as many as the pitching-rich Washington Nationals have all year. The Indians got within one victory of a championship last fall without Edwin Encarnacion (signed as a free agent) and Carlos Carrasco (injured). Encarnacion has 34 home runs,...
New Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke adjusts his baseball cap at a press conference announcing his signing in December.