SEATTLE — The record-setting Indians have more history in their sights as they open a series at Seattle.
Cleveland has won 27 of 28, a first in the majors since the 1884 Providence Grays, who went 28-1 before the Detroit Wolverines ended their run.
.@Indians have won 27 of 28 games.
That’s the most wins in a 28-game span since the Providence Grays went on to win 28 of 29 … in 1884!!! pic.twitter.com/FI0I6Z2qzv
— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) September 21, 2017
The Indians have reeled off five straight victories since ending a 22-game winning streak, with Trevor Bauer getting their only loss since Aug. 24.
Bauer takes the ball tonight against Mariners righty Erasmo Ramirez.