Houston (1st - AL West) at Cleveland (1st - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Thu, Apr 27 - Progressive Field
First Pitch - 6:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Houston 14-74.417-47-311-1012-96.62
Cleveland 11-9-4.023-58-48-108-12-3.19
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
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INJURY REPORT
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
RFG. Springer
Ques Fri
Hamstring
04/27/17
Springer has been held out of the last two games due to a hamstring injury and his status for Friday's game against the Athletics is unknown.0-2
$-200
1-1
CFT. Hernandez
Out indefinitely
Knee
04/26/17
Hernandez has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left knee injury and is expected to need a lengthy absence to recover.0-2
$-200
1-1
RPJ. Gustave
Out indefinitely
Forearm
04/20/17
Gustave is on the 10-day disabled list with tightness in his right forearm and is without a clear timetable for return.4-3
$+86
4-3
SPC. McHugh
Early June
Elbow
04/08/17
McHugh is on the 10-day disabled list with a right elbow impingement and will miss a minimum of six weeks.14-8
$+341
11-11
SPD. Paulino
Out indefinitely
Elbow
04/02/17
Paulino has been placed on the 10-day disabled list as he is dealing with a bone bruise in his right elbow and it is unclear as to how much time he will need to recover.14-8
$+341
11-11
CFJ. Marisnick
Out indefinitely
Concussion
04/25/17
Marisnick is on the 7-day concussion disabled list and is without a clear timetable for return.1-2
$-100
1-2
Cleveland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPC. Anderson
out for season
Elbow
03/19/17
Anderson has a UCL sprain in his right elbow which will require Tommy John surgery. He will miss the entire 2017 season.12-9
$-302
8-11
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NEWS

Covers Preview - The Houston Astros intend to reach the playoffs and contend for the American League pennant this season and can make an early statement with a series win over the defending AL champs when they visit the Cleveland Indians for the rubber match of a three-game series on Thursday. The Astros are tied for the lead in the AL with 14 wins, but missed out on a chance for a series sweep when they fell 7-6 to the Indians on Wednesday.

 
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