Player of the Game: Carlos Santana (5-for-5 with 2 2B, HR and 3 RBI)
They’re back! After getting shutout by dominant Tampa Bay pitching two consecutive nights, the Tribe had the last laugh on Sunday as the team shutout the Rays, 13-0. Indians starter Justin Masterson was brilliant through seven innings of work, giving up just two hits and picking up his second victory on the season.
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Offense wakes up. Finally! It only took the Indians 20 innings to break their scoreless innings streak, but Tribe hitters made a statement that they would not fall victim to a sweep on Sunday. The Cleveland offense erupted for 13 runs on 17 hits, where 11 of those hits went for extra-bases. In terms of both significance and runs scored, this was easily the Tribe’s biggest win of 2013.
Masterson masterful again. How about the first two starts Tribe ace Justin Masterson has put up to start the season. The big Indians right-hander pitched seven innings of shutout ball, si...