You are here

By Tom Withers The Associated Press

Catch 22: Indians rally, win AL-record 22nd straight game

CLEVELAND — On a winning streak that just won’t stop, the Cleveland Indians have posted shutouts, blowouts and routine wins.

All that was missing were a walk-off victory and extra innings.

“Check those two off,” closer Cody Allen said. “We’re checking all the boxes.”

And check this out: 22 in a row.

Rubber match: Cavaliers to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers are teaming up with another Akron icon.

Linked by geography and superstar LeBron James, the defending NBA champions on Monday announced a multiyear sponsorship deal with Goodyear. The Cavs will wear the tire giant’s winged-foot logo on the fronts of their jerseys starting next season. Financial terms were not disclosed.

1 more: Cubs beat Indians, force Series to deciding Game 7

CLEVELAND — One more game. For everything.

Either a 108-year World Series championship drought will come to an end, or another that’s lasted 68 years.

Hysteria for one fan base, more heartbreak for the other.

Cubs vs. Indians in a winner-take-all Game 7.

As it should be.

“It’s just correct and apt that we’d go seven games,” Chicago manager Joe Maddon said.