Cleveland allowed to use name, logo in Toronto.
Briggs: We’ve never seen a postseason in Cleveland like this one.
Would be first time in Cleveland ace’s career he would go on short rest.
CLEVELAND — In the role-defined modern bullpen, summoning the filthiest reliever in baseball in the seventh inning would seem like flashing the Bat Signal to prevent a bicycle theft. There are bigger villains to vanquish, bigger situations to
Santana, Lindor both drive in early runs.
Briggs: Kluber gets job done in Game 1.
Lindor's homer pushes Cleveland to ALCS victory.
CLEVELAND — Remember when Sports Illustrated predicted the Indians would enjoy a parade of their own? “Wait Till This Year,” the cover exclaimed. ”Why the Tribe will win its first Series since 1948.” They might be right. Just a year late, and
Toledo seeks to capture its first hockey championship in 23 years.
Briggs: Each fighting a dangerous disease, they cheer for each other.