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Indians Defeat Blue Jays and Reach First World Series Since 1997 - New York Times;

Indians Defeat Blue Jays and Reach First World Series Since 1997 - New York Times

New York TimesIndians Defeat Blue Jays and Reach First World Series Since 1997New York TimesCleveland Indians first baseman Carlos Santana after making the final out in Game 5 against the Toronto Blue Jays. Credit Charlie Riedel/Associated Press. TORONTO — For all the passion that Clevelanders pour into their sports teams, they have suffered ...and more »

Blue Jays' Marco Estrada: 'This team, we should still be playing' - Sportsnet.ca;

Blue Jays' Marco Estrada: 'This team, we should still be playing' - Sportsnet.ca

Sportsnet.caBlue Jays' Marco Estrada: 'This team, we should still be playing'Sportsnet.caBlue Jays manager John Gibbons doesn't know what the future holds for both Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion, but says he'll always hold a special place in his heart for each of them. Dan Robson | @RobsonDan October 20, 2016, 1:00 PM. Dan Robson ...and more »

The Blue Jays were always going to have the most depressing postseason exit - SB Nation;

The Blue Jays were always going to have the most depressing postseason exit - SB Nation

SB NationThe Blue Jays were always going to have the most depressing postseason exitSB NationDon't write the Blue Jays off for 2017, but lament that we probably won't see a team like this for a while. by Grant [email protected] Oct 20, 2016, 1:53pm EDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports. Blue Jays fans have read ...and more »

Cleveland Indians World Series Ticket Prices Soar Past $2000 - Forbes;

Cleveland Indians World Series Ticket Prices Soar Past $2000 - Forbes

ForbesCleveland Indians World Series Ticket Prices Soar Past $2000ForbesThe Cleveland Indians clinched a trip to the World Series Wednesday with a 3-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays to capture the American League Championship Series four games to one. It marks the Tribe's first trip to the Fall Classic since 1997.and more »

Cleveland gets to Series on Merritt's shoulders - The Register-Guard

Cleveland gets to Series on Merritt's shouldersThe Register-GuardTORONTO — For the Cleveland Indians, the script was the same every game — hope for the best from whoever they started, then count on Andrew Miller and the bullpen to close it out. That plan seemed especially dicey in Game 5 of the AL Championship ...and more »

Indians' ALCS celebration gives look inside their family-first clubhouse - Sports Illustrated;

Indians' ALCS celebration gives look inside their family-first clubhouse - Sports Illustrated

Sports IllustratedIndians' ALCS celebration gives look inside their family-first clubhouseSports IllustratedThe scene from Toronto was just about what you'd expect for the Indians: A whole lot of celebration after Cleveland answered the Blue Jays' trash talk with their sixth World Series appearance. Share. Stephanie Apstein. Thursday October 20th, 2016.and more »

Toronto Blue Jays bats go silent against Cleveland Indians in ALCS - The Denver Post;

Toronto Blue Jays bats go silent against Cleveland Indians in ALCS - The Denver Post

The Denver PostToronto Blue Jays bats go silent against Cleveland Indians in ALCSThe Denver PostA power-laden Toronto Blue Jays lineup fizzled against Cleveland, finishing off a five-game AL Championship Series wipeout with a 3-0 loss Wednesday. Bidding to return to the World Series for the first time since 1993, the Blue Jays lost in the ALCS ...and more »

Believe it, Cleveland: These Indians are going to the World Series - USA TODAY;

Believe it, Cleveland: These Indians are going to the World Series - USA TODAY

USA TODAYBelieve it, Cleveland: These Indians are going to the World SeriesUSA TODAYTORONTO — They all circled together in the visiting clubhouse of the Rogers Centre, the 25 players who had just ousted the Toronto Blue Jays from the American League Championship Series, the executives who have built an organization that is quickly ...and more »

Andrew Miller's moment: Cleveland Indians reliever chosen MVP of ALCS - The Denver Post;

Andrew Miller's moment: Cleveland Indians reliever chosen MVP of ALCS - The Denver Post

The Denver PostAndrew Miller's moment: Cleveland Indians reliever chosen MVP of ALCSThe Denver PostCleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller accepts the MVP trophy for the series after the Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 in Game 5 of the baseball American League Championship Series in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.and more »

Cleveland Indians World Series Bound - CDA News;

Cleveland Indians World Series Bound - CDA News

CDA NewsCleveland Indians World Series BoundCDA NewsThe Cleveland Indians are World Series bound. Their playoff schedule was not easy, playing teams like the Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays, but the Indians made it look easy. After sweeping the Red Sox in the ALDS, they could not have been ...and more »

In Photos: Blue Jays eliminated after ALCS loss to Cleveland - The Globe and Mail;

In Photos: Blue Jays eliminated after ALCS loss to Cleveland - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailIn Photos: Blue Jays eliminated after ALCS loss to ClevelandThe Globe and MailCleveland Indians left fielder Coco Crisp (4) hits a home run during the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in game five of the 2016 ALCS playoff baseball series in Toronto. (Dan Hamilton/USA Today Sports); Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose ...and more »

ALCS MVP Andrew Miller Is Biggest Game-Changer of 2016 MLB Playoffs - Bleacher Report;

ALCS MVP Andrew Miller Is Biggest Game-Changer of 2016 MLB Playoffs - Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportALCS MVP Andrew Miller Is Biggest Game-Changer of 2016 MLB PlayoffsBleacher ReportMiller got eight crucial outs Wednesday in the Cleveland Indians' 3-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series, which sent the Tribe to their first World Series since 1997. In all, Miller logged 7.2 scoreless ...and more »

Ryan Merritt is improbable hero as Indians beat Blue Jays to reach World Series - Washington Post;

Ryan Merritt is improbable hero as Indians beat Blue Jays to reach World Series - Washington Post

Washington PostRyan Merritt is improbable hero as Indians beat Blue Jays to reach World SeriesWashington PostTORONTO — Surely there has been something in baseball history more improbable than Ryan Merritt appearing out of some instructional league in the desert, on a Wednesday in deep October, to smother the Toronto Blue Jays' fearsome lineup for half a ...and more »

Andrew Miller named ALCS MVP; struck out 14 of 26 Blue Jays faced - ESPN;

Andrew Miller named ALCS MVP; struck out 14 of 26 Blue Jays faced - ESPN

ESPNAndrew Miller named ALCS MVP; struck out 14 of 26 Blue Jays facedESPNThe humble workhorse in a wipeout bullpen, Andrew Miller was selected American League Championship Series MVP after his latest splendid performance in relief helped the Cleveland Indians win their first pennant since 1997. Miller tossed 2⅔ scoreless ...and more »

It's time to take the Cleveland Indians seriously - Mashable;

It's time to take the Cleveland Indians seriously - Mashable

MashableIt's time to take the Cleveland Indians seriouslyMashableThe Cleveland Indians haven't won a World Series since 1948, but that long drought may soon come to an end. With a win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday, the Indians took a deciding 4-1 lead in the American League Championship Series, won ...and more »

MLB: Cleveland Indians beat Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 to progress to World Series - Fox Sports;

MLB: Cleveland Indians beat Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 to progress to World Series - Fox Sports

Fox SportsMLB: Cleveland Indians beat Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 to progress to World SeriesFox SportsRookie Ryan Merritt coolly delivered a lead to the Andrew Miller-led bullpen and the Cleveland Indians won their first pennant since 1997, blanking Toronto 3-0 Wednesday in Game 5 of the AL Championship Series. Cleveland, which has never hosted a ...and more »

Rookie Ryan Merritt helps pitch Cleveland Indians to World Series - The Spokesman-Review;

Rookie Ryan Merritt helps pitch Cleveland Indians to World Series - The Spokesman-Review

The Spokesman-ReviewRookie Ryan Merritt helps pitch Cleveland Indians to World SeriesThe Spokesman-ReviewCleveland Indians starting pitcher Ryan Merritt, right, celebrates with catcher Roberto Perez after an inning-ending double play against Toronto during the fourth inning. (Frank Gunn / AP). By Noah Trister Associated Press. Twitter · Facebook · Email ...and more »

Indians shut out Blue Jays, 3-0, to advance to the World Series - Los Angeles Times;

Indians shut out Blue Jays, 3-0, to advance to the World Series - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIndians shut out Blue Jays, 3-0, to advance to the World SeriesLos Angeles TimesA most unlikely pitching performance helped put a most unexpected team into the World Series. Rookie Ryan Merritt coolly delivered a lead to the Andrew Miller-led bullpen and the Cleveland Indians won their first pennant since 1997, blanking Toronto 3 ...and more »

Blue Jays come up empty in Game 5, lose ALCS to Indians - London Free Press;

Blue Jays come up empty in Game 5, lose ALCS to Indians - London Free Press

London Free PressBlue Jays come up empty in Game 5, lose ALCS to IndiansLondon Free PressTORONTO - It was the best opportunity the Blue Jays could have hoped for. With their season on the line, all they had to do was beat a soft-tossing kid left-hander making only the second start of his big-league career. Two weeks ago, this same kid was ...and more »

Cleveland Indians are more than American League champs, they're Cleveland's kind of team! -- Terry Pluto - cleveland.com;

Cleveland Indians are more than American League champs, they're Cleveland's kind of team! -- Terry Pluto - cleveland.com

cleveland.comCleveland Indians are more than American League champs, they're Cleveland's kind of team! -- Terry Plutocleveland.comTORONTO -- There was Carlos Santana, catching the pop up in foul territory -- then the first baseman went down on his hands and knees and screamed. Not sure what he said... But I know what I said... Can you believe it: THE CLEVELAND INDIANS ARE ...and more »