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  1. Lindor, as usual, brings something extra to the Indians' cause -- Bud Shaw's Sports SpinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Cleveland.com

    ... came engraved from KC starter Jason Hammel, who must've dozed while Lindor hit the same pitch off closer Kelvin Herrera off the same wall for Thursday's walk-off win No. 22. Some hitters try to pull that pitch. Lindor, you have probably noticed, ...

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  2. Minor in line to be Royals' full-time closer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Kansas City Royals

    ... 97 mph, and a cutter in the 89-90 range that appeared unhittable. Minor got the opportunity on Friday because Kelvin Herrera has lost his closer's job, and because right-hander Brandon Maurer and left-hander Scott Alexander were unavailable. Moving ...

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  3. Down to their last strike, the Cleveland Indians still found a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Connecticut Post

    ... Kansas City Royals and were down to their final strike with Francisco Lindor at the plate. Royals reliever Kelvin Herrera was just one missed swing away from the Indians' run fading into history. Lindor laced a double to the left field wall, far ...

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  4. Need a clutch hit? Cleveland Indians dial up Francisco Lindor when game is on the lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Cleveland.com

    The situation appeared pretty bleak in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday, but the Cleveland Indians had exactly the hitter they wanted at the plate. Francisco Lindor authored what eventually became the signature moment of the Tribe's historic 22nd-consecutive victory after falling behind in the count 0-2 to Kansas City closer Kelvin Herrera.

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  5. Indians find a new way to win in beating Royals for 22nd straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | SFGate

    ... Down to their last strike, the Indians tied it 2-2 when Lindor hit a shot off the left-field wall off closer Kelvin Herrera, just above the leap of four-time Gold Glove winner Alex Gordon, to score pinch-runner Erik Gonzalez from first. "The ball ...

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  6. Tribe conjures magic for first time during streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Cleveland Indians

    ... and third. Well, that was something. After a fielder's choice, up came Francisco Lindor to face Royals closer Kelvin Herrera . That was the right guy, at least. Lindor is magical. We knew that already -- the defense, the smile, the shocking power ...

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  7. Indians win their 22nd straight game with an extra-innings walk-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... Indians trailing 2-1, everybody's favorite shortstop hit a 96 mph fastball from flame-throwing Royals' closer Kelvin Herrera to deep left field and just over the reach of the ageless Alex Gordon (actually no, he's aged big-time). Pinch-runner Erik ...

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  8. Quick decision in left doesn't go Royals' wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Kansas City Royals

    Royals closer Kelvin Herrera was within one strike of ending the Indians' winning streak at 21 games Thursday night at Progressive Field. But a 2-2 pitch to Francisco Lindor with two outs and pinch-runner Erik Gonzalez on first was about two inches lower than he wanted it.

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  9. Royals collapse late as Indians run their winning streak to 22 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... in 10 innings at Progressive Field. One out away from a victory in the bottom of the ninth inning, reliever Kelvin Herrera hurled a 2-2 fastball which Cleveland shortstop Francisco Lindor slammed off the wall in left field, just past the ...

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  10. Jay Bruce hits walk-off single as Indians top Royals, win 22nd consecutive gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Sporting News

    ... first game since Aug. 23, but Francisco Lindor had other plans. Lindor hit an RBI double off Royals closer Kelvin Herrera to tie the game at two in the bottom of the ninth at Progressive Field. Jay Bruce secured the club's 22nd straight win with a ...

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  11. Indians' win streak at 22 after walk-off in 10thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Major League Baseball

    ... the bottom of the ninth. With two outs and pinch-runner Erik Gonzalez on first, Lindor slashed a pitch from Kelvin Herrera to deep left field, where it scraped the 19-foot wall, eluded the glove of a leaping Alex Gordon and shot back into the ...

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  12. Francisco Lindor's clutch RBI double in the 9th inning ties Kansas City, 2-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Cleveland.com

    Francisco Lindor smacked a clutch RBI double off the left field wall with two out in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday as the Cleveland Indians looked to extend their record winning streak. Lindor and the Indians were down to their final strike, trailing 2-1 in the ninth against Royals closer Kelvin Herrera.

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  13. Overworked bullpen falters in White Sox win over Royals, who are eliminated from AL Central raceRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Sitting in his Kauffman Stadium office Wednesday morning, Royals manager Ned Yost made a list of his available relievers. It was short -- former closer Kelvin Herrera, who pitched a perfect eighth later that day, and newcomer Mike Morin were the only ones he could say an emphatic "yes" for.

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  14. Overworked bullpen falters for Royals, who are eliminated from AL Central raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Wichita Eagle

    Sitting in his Kauffman Stadium office Wednesday morning, Royals manager Ned Yost made a list of his available relievers. It was short -former closer Kelvin Herrera, who pitched a perfect eighth, and newcomer Mike Morin were the only ones he could say an emphatic "yes" for.

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  15. Evaluating the Kansas City Royals' playoff chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Isportsweb.com

    ... sufficiently complicated. The Kansas City Star reported on Saturday, that manager Ned Yost has removed Kelvin Herrera from his role as closer, and has instead chosen to have a closer-by-committee for the remainder of the season. The closer committee ...

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  16. Great escape: Alexander dodges trouble in 9thRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Kansas City Royals

    For the first time in his career, left-hander Scott Alexander got a save opportunity with a clean inning, trying to protect a Alexander's three previous saves each came in emergency fashion, including one in which he took over for an injured Kelvin Herrera in the middle of an at-bat with the potential tying and go-ahead runners on base. The stress level in each situation was off the charts, but Alexander came through.

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  17. Kansas City Royals: Bullpen stumbling as playoff race continuesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 11 | Call to the Pen

    ... Series in back-to-back seasons, a key aspect was the strength of its bullpen. The dynamic duo of flamethrower Kelvin Herrera and setup man/closer Wade Davis kept hitters on their toes and off the bases. Now, without Davis and Greg Holland in his ...

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  18. Kelvin Herrera dropped from closer's roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Royals Review

    Ned Yost told the media today that Kelvin Herrera will be removed from closer's duties after recent struggles, according to MLB.com reporter Jeffrey Flanagan . The team will rely on Mike Minor, Scott Alexander, and Brandon Maurer in the ninth, depending on the situation.

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  19. Royals looking for Soria to return on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Kansas City Royals

    ... return on Monday. Soria would be mixed in with the rest of the closer-by-committee relievers taking over for Kelvin Herrera , who was demoted from the closer's role on Friday. Duffy, recovering from left elbow impingement, is scheduled to throw a ...

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  20. Grossman productive despite fractured thumbRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Star Tribune

    ... [Thursday], which was a big part of the final outcome." In fact, Grossman said, his seven-pitch walk against Kelvin Herrera to load the bases on Thursday made him more proud than the home run he hit four innings earlier. "It's not as sexy, I didn't ...

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