|Sep. 14 8:12 PM PT9:12 PM MT10:12 PM CT11:12 PM ET23:12 ET3:12 GMT11:12 8:12 PM MST10:12 PM EST10:42 PM VEN7:12 UAE (+1)10:12 PM CT-Crisp hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to break the game open and Cleveland defeated the Chicago White Sox 6-1 on Wednesday night to remain six games ahead of Detroit in the AL Central.
Analysis: He was 0 for 12 in his previous four contests.
|Sep. 4 10:32 AM PT11:32 AM MT12:32 PM CT1:32 PM ET13:32 ET17:32 GMT1:32 10:32 AM MST12:32 PM EST1:02 PM VEN21:32 UAE12:32 PM CT-Crisp - playing his first game since being acquired from Oakland - had three hits in the Indians' 8-3 win over the Marlins on Saturday.
Analysis: Crisp began his career with the Indians and was traded following the 2005 season. He doubled in the first and singled in the fourth and sixth, but admitted he had a tough sleeping Friday night. ''You don't want to come in and strike out four or five times,'' he said. ''You want to do something special.''
|Sep. 2 8:25 PM PT9:25 PM MT10:25 PM CT11:25 PM ET23:25 ET3:25 GMT11:25 8:25 PM MST10:25 PM EST10:55 PM VEN7:25 UAE (+1)10:25 PM CT-Crisp, acquired from Oakland, joined the Indians before the game but wasn't in the lineup Friday.
Analysis: Crisp has played on five postseason teams, a major reason why the Indians picked him up.
|Aug. 30 5:24 PM PT6:24 PM MT7:24 PM CT8:24 PM ET20:24 ET0:24 GMT8:24 5:24 PM MST7:24 PM EST7:54 PM VEN4:24 UAE (+1)7:24 PM CT-The Cleveland Indians have added outfield depth by acquiring Crisp in a trade with the Oakland Athletics. The AL Central leaders sent pitcher Colt Hynes and cash to the A's for Crisp, who began his career with Cleveland in 2002. The 36-year-old gives the club another switch-hitter, more speed and postseason experience.
Analysis: Crisp can play left or center field. The Indians were in the market for another outfielder after Michael Brantley had to undergo season-ending surgery and Abraham Almonte was disqualified from the postseason following a suspension for performance-enhancing drugs.
|Aug. 11 4:45 PM PT5:45 PM MT6:45 PM CT7:45 PM ET19:45 ET23:45 GMT7:45 4:45 PM MST6:45 PM EST7:15 PM VEN3:45 UAE (+1)6:45 PM CT-Crisp had another hitless game Thursday, going 0 for 4 in a 9-6 loss to Oakland.
Analysis: Crisp is 1 for 19 in his last five games, dropping his average to .233.
|Aug. 4 7:18 AM PT8:18 AM MT9:18 AM CT10:18 AM ET10:18 ET14:18 GMT22:18 7:18 AM MST9:18 AM EST9:48 AM VEN18:18 UAE9:18 AM CT-Crisp recorded his second straight multihit game Wednesday.
Analysis: He's 9 for 23 with three homers, a double, a triple, five RBIs and five runs scored in his last six games.
|Aug. 3 10:29 AM PT11:29 AM MT12:29 PM CT1:29 PM ET13:29 ET17:29 GMT1:29 10:29 AM MST12:29 PM EST12:59 PM VEN21:29 UAE12:29 PM CT-Crisp went 2 for 4 with a solo homer and a walk in Tuesday's 5-4 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: The veteran outfielder has gone deep in three of the last five games - all on the road - after a 16-game homerless stretch. Since June 25, he's batting .333 with four homers and 14 RBIs in 14 road games and just .209 with no homers and six RBIs in 10 home games.
|July 28 9:47 AM PT10:47 AM MT11:47 AM CT12:47 PM ET12:47 ET16:47 GMT0:47 9:47 AM MST11:47 AM EST12:17 PM VEN20:47 UAE11:47 AM CT-Crisp went 2 for 4 and hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning of Wednesday's comeback win at Texas.
Analysis: Crisp also homered while collecting two hits and a pair of RBIs in Tuesday's game, which he entered in a 3-for-28 slump.
|July 27 6:20 AM PT7:20 AM MT8:20 AM CT9:20 AM ET9:20 ET13:20 GMT21:20 6:20 AM MST8:20 AM EST8:50 AM VEN17:20 UAE8:20 AM CT-Crisp went 2 for 4 with a homer, double and two RBIs on Tuesday.
Analysis: He entered in a 3-for-28 funk in his previous seven games.
|July 23 12:30 PM PT1:30 PM MT2:30 PM CT3:30 PM ET15:30 ET19:30 GMT3:30 12:30 PM MST2:30 PM EST3:00 PM VEN23:30 UAE2:30 PM CT-Crisp singled home the winning run in the 13th inning for his eighth career game-ending RBI, and the Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 1-0 on Friday night.
Analysis: The A's face Drew Smyly on Saturday, and Crisp is 4 for 8 against him in his career.
|July 20 9:47 AM PT10:47 AM MT11:47 AM CT12:47 PM ET12:47 ET16:47 GMT0:47 9:47 AM MST11:47 AM EST12:17 PM VEN20:47 UAE11:47 AM CT-Crisp had two hits - including a game-tying double in the 9th - in Tuesday's 10-inning win over the Astros.
Analysis: Crisp is batting .194 in 11 games against Houston this season but is hitting .304 in 23 at-bats against Doug Fister, Wednesday's scheduled starter.
|July 8 2:44 PM PT3:44 PM MT4:44 PM CT5:44 PM ET17:44 ET21:44 GMT5:44 2:44 PM MST4:44 PM EST5:14 PM VEN1:44 UAE (+1)4:44 PM CT-Crisp is in the A's lineup for Saturday's game at Houston after completing his one-game suspension.
Analysis: Crisp sat out Friday's 10-9 loss to the Astros as punishment for intentionally tossing his bat towards home plate umpire D.J. Reyburn after striking out in Thursday's series opener. The Oakland outfielder apologized for the incident following the game.
|July 7 7:57 PM PT8:57 PM MT9:57 PM CT10:57 PM ET22:57 ET2:57 GMT10:57 7:57 PM MST9:57 PM EST10:27 PM VEN6:57 UAE (+1)9:57 PM CT-Crisp went 0 for 3 in Thursday's win at Houston to end his 12-game hitting streak, which was the longest active streak in the majors.
Analysis: Crisp batted .353 with 14 RBIs and 12 runs during his streak.
|June 27 9:39 AM PT10:39 AM MT11:39 AM CT12:39 PM ET12:39 ET16:39 GMT0:39 9:39 AM MST11:39 AM EST12:09 PM VEN20:39 UAE11:39 AM CT-Crisp belted a grand slam in a five-run fourth inning in Sunday's 7-6 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: Crisp has gotten on a roll, going 7 for 16 with two home runs, three doubles and seven RBIs in his last four games.
|June 26 9:43 AM PT10:43 AM MT11:43 AM CT12:43 PM ET12:43 ET16:43 GMT0:43 9:43 AM MST11:43 AM EST12:13 PM VEN20:43 UAE11:43 AM CT-Crisp's bat appears to be coming alive for the A's. He matched a season high with three hits - including two doubles - and knocked in two in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Angels.
Analysis: Crisp has gone 6 for 12 with three doubles and a home run over his last three games. He's also scored six runs over that span.
|June 23 9:35 AM PT10:35 AM MT11:35 AM CT12:35 PM ET12:35 ET16:35 GMT0:35 9:35 AM MST11:35 AM EST12:05 PM VEN20:35 UAE11:35 AM CT-Crisp had a breakout game with a home run and a double in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Brewers.
Analysis: Crisp had been batting .141 with three extra-base hits over his previous 18 games.
|June 16 10:29 PM PT11:29 PM MT12:29 AM CT1:29 AM ET1:29 ET5:29 GMT13:29 10:29 PM MST12:29 AM EST12:59 AM VEN9:29 UAE12:29 AM CT-Crisp is expected to be back in the starting lineup on Thursday after a second straight day off Wednesday.
Analysis: Manager Bob Melvin said he wanted to rest the veteran outfielder.
|June 11 11:58 AM PT12:58 PM MT1:58 PM CT2:58 PM ET14:58 ET18:58 GMT2:58 11:58 AM MST1:58 PM EST2:28 PM VEN22:58 UAE1:58 PM CT-Crisp broke out of his slump with two hits Friday, but it wasn't enough in a 2-1 loss at Cincinnati.
Analysis: Crisp had gone 2 for 32 with 10 strikeouts over his previous nine games.
|June 9 9:16 AM PT10:16 AM MT11:16 AM CT12:16 PM ET12:16 ET16:16 GMT0:16 9:16 AM MST11:16 AM EST11:46 AM VEN20:16 UAE11:16 AM CT-Crisp went 0 for 4 with a strikeout as the A's were held to three hits in a 4-0 loss to the Brewers.
Analysis: Crisp is hitless in 16 at-bats over his last six games with seven strikeouts.
|June 5 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET0:11 ET4:11 GMT12:11 9:11 PM MST11:11 PM EST11:41 PM VEN8:11 UAE11:11 PM CT-Crisp is dealing with a lingering heel injury.
Analysis: He did not start Saturday, but served as a pinch-hitter.
|May 29 12:09 PM PT1:09 PM MT2:09 PM CT3:09 PM ET15:09 ET19:09 GMT3:09 12:09 PM MST2:09 PM EST2:39 PM VEN23:09 UAE2:09 PM CT-Crisp went 2 for 5 with two RBIs Saturday to extend his hitting streak to 11 games.
Analysis: The veteran outfielder is hitting .298 with six doubles and eight RBIs over the run.
|May 25 1:17 PM PT2:17 PM MT3:17 PM CT4:17 PM ET16:17 ET20:17 GMT4:17 1:17 PM MST3:17 PM EST3:47 PM VEN0:17 UAE (+1)3:17 PM CT-Crisp went 2 for 5 with a homer and three RBIs Tuesday.
Analysis: Crisp has an eight-game hit streak.
|Apr. 30 12:17 PM PT1:17 PM MT2:17 PM CT3:17 PM ET15:17 ET19:17 GMT3:17 12:17 PM MST2:17 PM EST2:47 PM VEN23:17 UAE2:17 PM CT-Crisp went 2 for 3 with a two-run homer in Friday's win over Houston.
Analysis: The veteran is 8 for 23 with two homers and seven RBIs over a seven-game stretch that's raised his average from .158 to .230.