"He's done it quite a few times".
Chris Herrmann led off the first inning with a homer and Greinke (9-4) allowed a run and three hits with five strikeouts.
Matt Bush pitched the ninth for his 10th save.
Both teams managed to get only three hits.
Brandon Belt and Denard Span each added run-scoring triples to back Samardzija (3-9), who lost his first three starts against the Rockies this year. Midland (5.2 IP, 2 H, 1 R-ER, 2 BB, 5 SO, 1 HR, 81 pitches).
"I don't think he was exceedingly happy with me". We'll begin to find out for sure on Monday night. "But for us to come back the way we did shows the drive that we have to win". "The first step was to win today". "Any time I can try to give back, it's what I want to try to do". I just flat-out got beat tonight.
Tuesday entailed three runs on six hits in a game where neither team could collect a hit in a six-inning span. The team said he experienced symptoms similar to those he had during a game earlier this season. Michael Brantley, Bradley Zimmer, and Lonnie Chisenhall are in the outfield for Cleveland on Tuesday against right-hander Tyson Ross and the Texas Rangers.
Cole Hamels, making his first start since April 26, allowed seven runs in 4 1/3 innings. He retired the last 12 batters he faced, including all five of his strikeouts.
Ross is coming from Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Surgery in October. He won for the first time in four total starts after losing his previous two decisions since beating the Brewers on June 5.
He missed Tuesday night's game, against Minnesota. He now has 450 homers for his career, all alone in 39 place after breaking a tie with Jeff Bagwell and Vladimir Guerrero. The Rangers shortstop is still batting.409 (52 for 127) in Cleveland's ballpark.
Out of the bullpen, the seventh-eighth-ninth combination of Bryan Shaw, Andrew Miller and Allen struck out a combined seven hitters over three innings of work.
Yankees: Castro on DL; prospect Wade recalled CHICAGO - The New York Yankees placed Starlin Castro on the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday with a strained right hamstring.
While it seems like scoring 10 runs or more without at least one batter touching them all can't happen all that often, the Indians actually did so three times past year.