21 club: Indians set AL record with 21st straight win

CLEVELAND (AP) — For more than 100 years, American League teams have gone on winning streaks of varying lengths — short ones, long ones, double-digit ones.

Nothing, though, like the one the Cleveland Indians have pieced together.

A streak for the ages.


  • Written by By TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer

Mahle, Suarez help Reds to 6-0 win over Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds bounced back from a lopsided loss to the St. Louis Cardinals with some strong pitching performances and timely hitting one night later.

  • Written by By NATE LATSCH , Associated Press

Dalton the focus as Bengals, Texans get past awful openers


CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton was dreadful in the Bengals' opener, turning over the ball five times and finishing with the second-lowest passer rating of his career. He'll have one thing in his favor Thursday night: He tends not to let bad days linger.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Watch Out: Sacks galore likely in Texans at Bengals

Judging by the performances of their blockers in the opening week of the season, it's fair to wonder if there will be more sacks than points in Thursday night's game between the Texans and Bengals.

  • Written by By BARRY WILNER , AP Pro Football Writer