Originally posted on Burning River Baseball  |  Last updated 9/7/13
Player of the Game This game was Swishalicious, Bro! With a sweet RBI double and monster home run to left, Bro-hio's own, Nick Swisher won tonight's Player of the Game, Dude. The award is his eighth of the season and his first in the Indians last 18 games. Feathers Up Corey Kluber returned from the DL today, just in time to take Justin Masterson's place in the rotation. Despite having the same injury as Zach McAllister (a sprained middle finger), Kluber spent almost a month less time on the DL. The Indians offense made Kluber's return a little easier by giving him a big lead early in the game. For the Tribe, the first five batters reached base safely (four hits and an error), before Asdrubal Cabrera popped out. With two already in and the bases loaded, Ryan Raburn came through with a bases clearing double that raised the difference to 5-0. Mike Aviles then hit an infield single before Drew Stubbs hit into a double play, but only after all nine batters had come to the...
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