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: Kansas City Royals
Location: Progressive Field
Score: 3-2 (In 10 innings)
Player of the Game: Jose Ramirez (4-4, 2 2B, R, BB)
Play of the Game: Jay Bruce hits a line drive down the right field line to bring home Ramirez and give the Indians their 22nd straight win and their first walk-off of the streak.
Season Record: 91-56
Streak Run Differential: +105
In the most exciting game of the streak, the Indians find themselves down a run in the 9th with two outs and two strikes. From that moment on, it was all Indians. Francisco Lindor hits a clutch RBI double, Ramirez hits a clutch 10th inning double and Bruce hits a clutch walk-off double. The city of Cleveland now owns the 2nd longest win streak in MLB history.