Looking at which teams have delivered and what you can project for them, there's a huge difference between MLB's elite and the pack in pursuit.
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L.A. has been on top for much of the season, but the Braves, Cubs and Brewers are in hot pursuit.
Trevor Bauer pitched his first shutout as a pro, ending the longest winless streak of his career as the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 8-0 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Shane Bieber pitched impressively into the eighth inning, and Leonys Martin stole home to lift the Cleveland Indians to a 4-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
At 23, Jake Bauers became the first Cleveland player to hit for the cycle since Rajai Davis on July 2, 2016, at Toronto.
Cleveland's Jake Bauers hit for the cycle, and the Indians routed the Detroit Tigers 13-4 on Friday night after scoring eight runs in the fourth inning.
How aggressive should clubs be in chasing a spot in a one-game playoff? We take a team-by-team look.
Will Lucas Giolito and Hyun-Jin Ryu keep their amazing runs going? Are the Rangers for real? And what else are we looking forward to this weekend?
Cleveland ace Corey Kluber has been cleared to work on strength building after having his broken arm evaluated.
Rookie Nick Senzel and Joey Votto hit back-to-back home runs to open the game and Cincinnati later got deep shots from Eugenio Suarez and Curt Casali, powering the Reds to a 7-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday.
Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger, whose season seemed in jeopardy when he strained a muscle in his upper back on April 7, will return and start Monday against the Rangers.
Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a bases-loaded single with one out in the 10th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in the intrastate matchup Tuesday night.
The top five got reshuffled. Did Houston move past L.A. to No. 1? And did any new teams move into the top 10?
Thanks to the new single trade deadline, the market will be crowded with rival bids for closers like Cleveland's Brad Hand.
Aaron Hicks delivered an RBI double with two outs in the 10th inning as the New York Yankees overcame stunning errors in the ninth by stars Aroldis Chapman and Didi Gregorius and avoided a sweep with a 7-6 win over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a two-run homer off CC Sabathia to break a fifth-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 8-4 on Saturday.
Carlos Santana's two-run homer in the sixth inning helped rookie Zach Plesac get his first major league win and sent the Cleveland Indians to a 5-2 win over the New York Yankees, who welcomed back shortstop Didi Gregorius on Friday night.
The Texas Rangers have acquired catcher Tim Federowicz from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for a player to be named or cash considerations.
Marly Rivera ESPN Writer
Yankees make it official and announce that SS Didi Gregorius has returned from rehab; was reinstated from the 60-day injured list. They also announced that they transferred INF Troy Tulowitzki to the 60-day injured list.
Which picks did we love, and which had us scratching our heads? Keith Law examines the draft classes of all 15 American League teams.
The Cardinals visit the Cubs and the Red Sox host the Rays in series with October implications, plus a showdown between phenoms past and present.