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Tyler Naquin dealing with hamstring tightness

Morning news and notes for Friday, July 26, 2019

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Happy Friday, everyone!

Indians 5, Royals 4

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It may have took just under five hours to complete, but the Tribe pulled out their first extra innings road win of the season to stay 2.0 games behind the Minnesota Twins.

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Naquin’s hamstring keeps him from action again | MLB

Naquin was finally healthy and finally hot the plate, so hopefully this hamstring issues is just a minor thing that needs a day off. Francona is hoping he can be back in the lineup tonight, which is extra important after a 14-inning marathon last night.

Cleveland Indians injury updates on Tyler Naquin, Corey Kluber, Dan Otero, Bradley Zimmer and Danny Salazar |

The tl;dr version is Naquin see above, Otero still needs time, Zimmer had another setback, Salazar is going to pitch again on Saturday, and Kluber is going to toss another bullpen session.

Don’t look now, but Greg Allen is the Cleveland Indians’ hottest hitter |

Third trip to the bigs may be the charm for Mr. Allen.

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