Indians closer Joe Borowski has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after blowing a save and giving up a two-run homer in the ninth inning to Boston's Manny Ramirez in a 6-4 loss to the Red Sox.
Manny Ramirez hit a two-run homer - No. 493 of his career - and Boston rallied for three runs in the ninth inning against closer Joe Borowski for a 6-4 win Monday night over Cleveland.
The Cleveland Indians placed closer Chris Perez on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder soreness, the team announced Monday.
Closer Chris Perez wants the Indians' next manager to match his passion and intensity.
Boston charged to its third straight win, completing yet another October comeback by overpowering Cleveland 11-2 Sunday night in Game 7 of the AL Championship Series behind a new pair of rookie Sox.
J.D. Drew hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and the Red Sox battered the Indians 12-2 Saturday to tie the AL Championship Series at three games apiece.
Paul Byrd and the Indians beat the Red Sox to take a 3-1 lead in the ALCS.
Jake Westbrook leading the Indians to a 4-2 win over the Red Sox and a 2-1 lead in the AL Championship Series.
Trot Nixon snapped an 11th-inning tie with a pinch-hit single, and the Indians beat the Red Sox 13-6 early Sunday morning and tie the AL championship series at a game apiece.
Josh Beckett pitched six innings of four-hit ball and David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez reached base all 10 times they came to the plate to lead the Red Sox over the Indians 10-3 in the ALCS opener.
Once Grady Sizemore hit a leadoff home run, the Indians were headed to the AL championship series while the Yankees were braced for a showdown with their boss.
The Cleveland Indians, who slipped and slid around April's home opener during a freakish spring storm, capped an unforgettable season at Jacobs Field on Sunday with a sun-soaked championship.
Jake Westbrook ended the longest winless stretch of his career just in time for the slumping Cleveland Indians, who stopped a four-game losing skid with a 5-0 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday.
Manny Ramirez blasted two homers as the Boston Red Sox outslugged the Cleveland Indians 14-9 on Thursday night.
Fausto Carmona pitched eight shutout innings against Boston, the team that blasted him when he flopped as a closer last season, leading the Indians over the Red Sox 1-0.