Player of the Game: Jake Peavy (7 innings 5 hits 1 ER 0 BB / 11 SO)
The Tribe bats were iced by a great pitching performance by White Sox right hander Jake Peavy on Sunday, as the Wahoo’s fell to Chicago 3-1. In the loss, Cleveland wasted a solid pitching performance by Brett Myers, who rebounded off his first two outings giving up just two earned runs on six hits through six innings of work.
The Bottom 9
Inconsistent offense. We all knew the kind of roller coaster ride the Tribe pitching staff would be at the outset of the season, but what I didn’t know was that the offense would also have their ups and downs. Although the team won in dramatic fashion on Friday, the offense would muster up just one run in the ballgame. Saturday was completely different, as Cleveland exploded for nine runs against Chris Sale. And then on Sunday afternoon, the bats go back on ice and the team scores just one run again. Its early Indians fans, consistency will come as the season progresse...