Derek Lowe won for the first time in more than a month and the Cleveland Indians beat the Los Angeles Angels 12-3 Wednesday. Lowe (8-6) gave up three runs and 11 hits in six innings for his first win in six starts since June 1. The 39-year-old right-hander was 0-3 with a 7.71 ERA in five outings between victories.
) Derek Lowe never saw the key play that helped him and the Cleveland Indians win the game.
Asdrubal Cabrera singled home the winning run with one out in the ninth inning and the Cleveland Indians beat the struggling Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Friday night.
Thursday night, it appeared a deal was coming together that would send Bobby Abreu to the Indians in a trade. Later that night, the deal began to sound less certain. Now, late Friday morning, the deal has fallen apart, CBSSports.com insider Jon Heyman has learned.
CBSSports.com Insider Jon Heyman reports that the Indians are close to trading for Angels outfielder Bobby Abreu. Abreu is a casualty of the DH/outfield bottleneck in Anaheim, and the Indians, in the wake of the Grady Sizemore injury, are desperate for outfield depth.