Saturday, July 30
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Robert Griffin the Third joked that he already stands apart in Cleveland's quarterback competition. RG3 cracked about his time in the 40-yard dash: "There's only one of us that runs 4.3." Griffin will compete with veterans Josh McCown, Austin Davis and rookie Cody Kessler for the top gig. Browns coach Hue Jackson said Thursday that he intends to name his starter for this season before the August 12th exhibition opener against Green Bay. The Browns opened training camp Friday.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Eugenio Suarez tied a career-high with four RBIs and Brandon Finnegan pitched six scoreless innings as the Cincinnati Reds beat the San Diego Padres 6-0 Friday night. Suarez had a run-scoring double and single to pace the Reds to their third victory in four games as the Padres were blanked for 12th time this season, tops in the majors.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Abraham Almonte scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in Cleveland's four-run seventh inning in the Indians' 5-3 comeback victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. Cleveland erased a 3-1 deficit after being held to four hits through six innings. Jason Kipnis' bases-loaded single tied it, and Almonte scored from third on Ryan Dull's wild pitch one batter later.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians placed reliever Jeff Manship on the 15-day disabled list Friday because of tendinitis in his right wrist. Manship is 1-1 with a 3.38 ERA in 37 appearances.