September 2, 2014

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Indians use timely hitting, solid Jimenez start to down A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — Ubaldo Jimenez carried a no-hit bid into the sixth, Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn homered and the Cleveland Indians beat the Oakland Athletics 7-1 on Saturday night. Jimenez (9-7) didn’t allow a hit until Josh Donaldson lined a r… Read More…

Mingo joins Browns after two days in hospital

BEREA — Browns defensive coordinator Ray Horton was enjoying lunch in the team cafeteria Saturday when he received a pleasant surprise. Rookie linebacker Barkevious Mingo was also dining there — laughing and visiting with his teammates — just hou… Read More…

Browns Notes: Rookie Garrett Gilkey in line to start at right guard after pair of injuries

Rookie Garrett Gilkey, a seventh-round draft pick from Division II Chadron State, is the starting right guard. At least for now. Starter Shawn Lauvao is out for the start of the regular season following ankle surgery, and replacement Jason Pinkston is … Read More…

Indians fail to come up with clutch hit, fall to A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Cleveland Indians liked their chances when they got Oakland starter A.J. Griffin out of the game after five innings and 104 pitches only down a run. Producing against a deep, talented bullpen proved much more difficult. A night … Read More…

Browns rookie Barkevious Mingo spends Friday night in hospital; Dion Lewis will have surgery on broken leg

Top draft choice Barkevious Mingo was kept at the Cleveland Clinic for a second night Friday so doctors could observe his bruised lung. Change-of-pace running back Dion Lewis will need surgery on his broken left fibula and could miss the season. Right … Read More…

Injuries overshadow Browns’ lopsided win over Lions

CLEVELAND — Quarterback Brandon Weeden kept rolling, running back Trent Richardson got his first taste of the preseason, tight end Jordan Cameron flashed his vast potential and coach Rob Chudzinski improved to 2-0 in meaningless games. But a series o… Read More…

Dulik: Turner has Browns’ offense rolling

Browns offensive coordinator Norv Turner has been one of the NFL’s most innovative minds. He’s also one of its loudest yellers on the practice field. “You have to have thick skin to run Norv’s offense because he’s hard on those guys,” lineb… Read More…

Browns 24, Lions 6: Another good showing marred by serious injuries

CLEVELAND – Quarterback Brandon Weeden kept rolling, running back Trent Richardson got his first taste of the preseason, tight end Jordan Cameron flashed his vast potential and coach Rob Chudzinski improved to 2-0 in meaningless games. But a series o… Read More…

Browns Notes: Bernie Kosar unapologetic for comments made during preseason opener

CLEVELAND – Bernie Kosar gave his legion of loyal fans another reason to love him Thursday night. He gave his critics another reason to bash him. After a week of taking shots from Rams coach Jeff Fisher and the national media, and being reprimanded b… Read More…

Browns RB Montario Hardesty to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery

BEREA – The bad news won’t stop for injury-prone running back Montario Hardesty. Coach Rob Chudzinski announced today that Hardesty will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery Thursday. Chudzinski didn’t have a timetable for recovery, but a scope usua… Read More…