Due to our powerful obsession with memories of the Cleveland Indians being awesome, Always The Jake is celebrating the one-year anniversary of The Streak by doing a brief recap of each game. Check back each day prior to game time to see the details of the game that took place one year ago that day!
Opponent: Detroit Tigers
Location: Progressive Field
Player of the Game: Corey Kluber (9 IP, 5 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 8K)
Season Record: 89-56
Streak Run Differential: +102
A brilliant defensive game from the Tribe earns a 20th victory, enough to tie the 2002 Oakland Athletics for longest American League win streak. Kluber does what he does best and pitches a complete game shutout giving up only 5 hits.