Cleveland (1st - AL Central) at Kansas City (3rd - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Sat, Oct 1 - Kauffman Stadium
First Pitch - 4:15 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Cleveland 92-676.9253-2839-3980-6974-85-6.44
Kansas City 81-794.0647-3234-4775-7784-76-4.14
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Cleveland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPC. Kluber
out for season
Quadricep
09/29/16
Kluber is sidelined with a mild strain of his right quad and is expected to miss seven-to-ten days. Although he will miss the rest of the regular season, he is likely to pitch in Game 1 or 2 of the ALDS.1-2
$-100
3-0
SPD. Salazar
out for season
Forearm
09/20/16
Salazar is dealing with a mild flexor strain in his right forearm and is expected to miss the remainder of the regular season. He is aiming for a postseason return during the ALDS.10-9
$-197
10-9
LFM. Byrd
out for season
Suspension
06/01/16
Byrd has been issued a 162 game suspension for violating the league's PED policy will miss the remainder of the season.66-43
$+1027
52-51
SPC. Carrasco
out for season
Hand
09/30/16
Carrasco has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal in his right hand and will miss the remainder of the season.6-5
$-39
7-4
LFM. Brantley
out for season
Shoulder
08/13/16
Brantley is on the 60-day disabled list and had season-ending surgery on his right shoulder.77-53
$+874
65-57
Kansas City
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RPD. Gee
out for season
Lung
09/27/16
Gee has been shut down for the remainder of the season due to blood clots in his lungs and shoulder.2-2
$-85
2-2
CFL. Cain
out for season
Wrist
09/21/16
Cain continues to deal with a left wrist injury and is likely going to miss the remainder of the season.9-11
$-327
13-7
SPK. Medlen
60-day DL
Shoulder
09/07/16
Medlen is on the 60-day disabled list due to a Grade 1 rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder and remains without a timetable for a return.65-62
$+531
63-58
RPL. Hochevar
out for season
Shoulder
09/02/16
Hochevar had thoracic outlet syndrome surgery and is on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.32-28
$+432
30-27
SPM. Minor
out for season
Shoulder
08/24/16
Minor has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury. He suffered a setback in his recovery and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.81-79
$+406
75-77
3BM. Moustakas
out for season
Knee
05/26/16
Moustakas had surgery to repair a torn right ACL and has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.59-58
$+353
61-51
RPT. Collins
out for season
Elbow
04/03/16
Collins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2016 season after undergoing a second Tommy John surgery.81-79
$+406
75-77
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Cleveland Indians learned on Friday night that their opponent in the American League Division Series will be the Boston Red Sox, although home field has yet to be determined. Trailing the AL East champion Red Sox by a half-game, the Indians will resume their season-ending three-game series at the Kansas City Royals on Saturday afternoon.

 
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