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Zero Runs Again For Millwood In Loss

Kevin Millwood ... can't catch a break.

Casual fans probably hated it, the Indians certainly didn't enjoy it, but Cleveland's 3-0 loss to the Texas Rangers was an example of some good old-fashioned pitching seldom seen in the gimmicked-up game these days. Rangers rookie Chris Young outdueled veteran Kevin Millwood, who gave up only four hits -- but two of them were homers.

Texas broke an eight-game losing streak and kept Cleveland from gaining ground in the AL wild-card race. The Indians remained three games behind Oakland and two behind New York, both of whom also lost. Minnesota and Toronto both won to move within one game of the Indians. Young, a 6-foot-10 right-hander, allowed only two harmless singles over eight innings. He did it with an overpowering fastball... Recommended Stories

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