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Tigers fan cheered for Indians to beat AL winning streak record

Justin Johns and his girlfriend Lea Rizer. Johns is a Detroit Tigers fan, Rizer is a Cleveland Indians fan. (Source WOIO) Justin Johns and his girlfriend Lea Rizer. Johns is a Detroit Tigers fan, Rizer is a Cleveland Indians fan. (Source WOIO)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Before the Wednesday afternoon game, a Detroit Tigers fan living in Cleveland said he wants to see the Indians make history Wednesday. 

Justin Johns is originally from Southeast Michigan, the Tigers fan is disappointed with his team's performance this year. Heading into the game on Wednesday Detroit was 24 games under .500.

It's time for a Cleveland Indians movie

"I don't even recognize the team this year," Johns said.

Johns said he went to some Indians playoff games in 2016. Wednesday afternoon Johns went to the game with his girlfriend. 

What has happened since the Cleveland Indians' last loss?

"I hate him today," Lea Rizer joked. 

The Michigan native said he wants to witness history as Cleveland tries to set the longest winning streak in American League history. 

"I'm totally rooting for the Indians today," Johns said.

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