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Carlos Santana and Tyler Naquin are hitting, but Cleveland Indians are falling

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Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

The Indians had an awful, awful, awful week, going just 1-5. Each of the five losses was by a single run, and if you're seeing the glass as half full, that means they were right in every game. If you're like me on the other hand, it just feels like a whole lot of wasted opportunities.

Despite the frustrating results, I'll still try to sort out who did the most to try and make things less frustrating.

Previous winners:

The Candidates

Corey Kluber

Kluber pitched Friday night's game against the Phillies. He went seven innings, allowing only five hits an walking no one. He allowed three runs, two of them earned. Because the game was played in a National League park, there was no DH; Kluber didn't mind though, lining a double to left field and coming around to score the Tribe's first run.

Tyler Naquin

Naquin hit .400/.438/.600 in 16 plate appearances, good for a wRC+ of 197. He hit safely in all four of the games he started, with a double on Tuesday and a triple on Saturday. He scored a total of four runs. Notably, on Wednesday, in the seventeenth game of his career, Naquin finally drew his first walk.

Jose Ramirez

Ramirez posted a .417/.500/.417 batting line in 14 plate appearances, good for a wRC+ of 176. He only started three games, but managed to pick up a pair of hits in two of them. He split his time between left field and third base, and to my eyes looked good with the glove in both positions.

Carlos Santana

Santana hit .389/.476/.667 in 21 plate appearances, giving him a wRC+ of 228. Santana had eight hits for the week, three of them for extra bases. He also drew three walks, stole a base, and led the team with five runs scored. He had three hits in Wednesday's game against Minnesota, and his 9th inning home run on Sunday represented the Tribe's only scoring that day.

The Winner

Kluber's double was nice, but this week it's an easy choice for me. Congratulations, Carlos!