Tag: Keri the 10

Keri the 10: AL MVP May Be in Cleveland, Dodgers Silver Lining and More MLB Notes

Tightly contested awards races, the tale of a lights-out rookie getting zero attention, and a walk through history with inside-the-park grand slams. #KeriThe10 has all this, odes to Stephen Strasburg, Luke Weaver, the DH rule, and much more.

1. The wild and woolly AL MVP race
With their 22nd straight win Thursday night, the Cleveland Lindors set a new record for the longest uninterrupted winning streak in major league history.

Keri the 10: Rich Hill the Unlikely Star, a Yankees-Tigers Brawl and More MLB Notes

Welcome to this week’s edition of Keri The 10! As always, we’ll go around the majors with 10 stories that caught our eye from the past seven days. There will be numbers, and occasionally, memes. As always, we will have fun.

1. Rich man, poor man
Three days after wearing those glorious Little Leaguer-signed cleats, Josh Harrison dashed the hopes of Dodgers fans, and Rich Hill, with a walkoff home run at PNC Park.

Keri the 10: Cleveland Finally Rocks, Shark Attack, Honeywell Watch, More MLB Notes

1. Cleveland rocks (finally)
It didn’t make any sense.

Cleveland won 94 games last year, then stormed to within an eyelash of their first World Series crown in 68 years. This spring, they boasted a much better collection of talent than they’d trotted out last year. Michael Brantley, Yan Gomes, Carlos Carrasco, and Danny Salazar were all healthy, something that could rarely be said in 2016.