Player of the Game: Jose Alvarez (6 innings 3 hits 0 ER 1 BB / 7 SO)
Make it seven.
The Indians would fall to their division rival Detroit Tigers on Sunday 4-1, as the Motor City Kitties completed the three game sweep of the Tribe. Making his Major League debut, Tigers left-hander Jose Alvarez limited Cleveland to just one run over six innings of work for his first big league victory.
Justin Masterson (8-5, 3.68 ERA) also looked alright in his seven innings of work on Sunday. The right-hander gave up four runs on six hits, walked three and struck out four and really made one mistake to Tigers centerfielder Don Kelly who sent a 1-2 pitch over the right field wall to seal yet another win for Detroit.
Cleveland has now dropped 15 of the last 19 ballgames.
The Bottom 9
When will it end? Seven straight losses. There is just nothing that is falling in favor of the Wahoo’s over this ugly stretch of baseball. Over the seven game losing streak, the Indians are managing just 3.4 ...