Michael Brantley

Local Product Shining in Pro Ball
All season long at 1045theteam.com, we've been chronicling the local Section II products that are playing in professional baseball.
We've talked to nearly all of them, whether it be Jeff Hoffman, Branden Cogswell, JP Sportman, Matt Gage, Brian O'Keefe, Jaime Schultz, and today, we adde…
Yanks Blow Lead Late, Lose
CLEVELAND (AP) — Roberto Perez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Carlos Santana also connected and the Cleveland Indians scored nine runs in their last two innings at bat for a 9-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday night...
Tanaka Roughed Up in Loss
CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley homered and had three RBIs, Nick Swisher hit a go-ahead two-run shot and the Cleveland Indians stopped rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka's bid to become the major league's first 13-game winner Tuesday night with a 5-3 victory over the New York Ya…