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

Score: 11-0

Player of the Game: Francisco Lindor (2-4, 3B, 4 RBI, 2 R)

Play of the Game: Lindor smashes a triple into center to clear the loaded bases making it 4-0 in the 2nd.

Season Record: 88-56

Streak Run Differential: +100


The Indians hit a new milestone in their historic run: a +100 run differential in just 19 games. The 11-0 victory features help from both sides of the ball as Carlos Carrasco throws six shutout innings with 9 k’s. The countdown to the longest streak in history continues tomorrow night.

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