Two full baseball weeks are now complete, and the Cleveland Indians' record sits at 5-6, which is third in the American League Central. Considering how the past week started, third place looks pretty nice at the moment.
To be honest, this past week probably could not have started any worse for the Tribe. Everyone was jazzed up for the team’s home opener last Monday against the New York Yankees, but let’s just say it really did not go exactly according to plan.
The Indians lost 11-6 to the Yankees in their home opener last Monday and then proceeded to fall 14-1 in the second game of their series. The next two games were ironically rained out, and I think many see this as a blessing in disguise.
If any team needed a break it was the Indians, who were outscored 25-7 in the first two games of the New York series.
Yet, for as bad as the week started, the Indians were able to salvage part of it as they won a weekend series against the Chicago White Sox and actually came close to completin...