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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 21: Starting pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 21, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Justin Verlander Tries Out For World Cup — Sort Of [VIDEO]

Everyone has World Cup fever and even Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander tried to show off his skills over the weekend.

97.1 The Ticket–06/23/2014

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a double in the fourth inning to drive in Austin Jackson against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on June 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Royals 2-1. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Scherzer, Cabrera and Tigers Sweep Indians

Max Scherzer pitched six strong innings, Miguel Cabrera homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Cleveland Indians 10-4 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.

97.1 The Ticket–06/22/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 21: Closing pitcher Phil Coke #40 celebrates with Don Kelly #32 of the Detroit Tigers after the Tigers defeated the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 21, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Tigers defeated the Indians 5-4 in 10 innings.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cabrera’s Double In 10th Gives Tigers 5-4 Win

Verlander allowed two runs in seven innings and Phil Coke struck out three batters in the tenth inning for his first save of the season.

97.1 The Ticket–06/21/2014

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 23:  First base coach Omar Vizquel #31 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait during photo day on February 23, 2014 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Coach Vizquel Inducted Into Indians Hall Of Fame

Vizquel, the first base and infield coach for the Tigers, remains wildly popular with Indians fans, who gave him a standing ovation on Saturday.

CBS Detroit–06/21/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 20: Nick Castellanos #9 and Victor Martinez #41 celebrate with J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers after Martinez hit a three run home run during the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 20, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

J.D. Martinez, Victor Martinez Homer As Tigers Beat Indians, 6-4

Detroit Tigers held on for a 6-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–06/20/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - JUNE 9: Manager Terry Francona #17 of the Cleveland Indians congratulates Lonnie Chisenhall #8 after hitting a two-run home run in the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 9, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Chisenhall’s 9 RBIs Lead Tribe Past Rangers 17-7

Maybe there’s a little Lonnie Baseball to go with Johnny Football in Cleveland.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 5: Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians celebrates after hitting a walk-off there run home run during the twelfth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Progressive Field on June 5, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Red Sox 7-4 in 12th inning. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cabrera’s 3-Run HR In 12th Gives Indians 7-4 Win

Johnny Manziel had scrambled away long before Asdrubal Cabrera came to the plate in the 12th inning.

97.1 The Ticket–06/05/2014

BEREA, OH - MAY 17: Cleveland Browns draft pick Johnny Manziel #2 works out during the Cleveland Browns rookie minicamp on May 17, 2014 at the Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Manziel To Throw Out First Pitch At Indians Game

For one night, Johnny Football will try his hand at baseball.

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2014

NEW YORK - MAY 20: General Manager David Griffin and Jeff Cohen, Chairman of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates winning the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery on May 20, 2014 at the ABC News' 'Good Morning America' Times Square Studio in New York City.

8 More Things Cleveland Is #1 At

Cleveland landed the first pick in the NBA Draft… again. Aside from winning the NBA Draft Lottery, what else is Cleveland #1 at?


BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 22: Nick Swisher #33 of the Cleveland Indians congratulates Lonnie Chisenhall #8 on a pinch-hit home run in the eighth inning during a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians on May 22, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Indians won 8-6 in the 13th inning. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Indians Beat Orioles 8-7 In 13 Innings

Since the Cleveland Indians are not getting paid extra to work overtime, they’ll happily take a victory for their effort.

97.1 The Ticket–05/23/2014




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