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

Matchup Details
Sun, Oct 2 - Kauffman Stadium
First Pitch - 3:15 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Cleveland 93-677.9253-2840-3980-6975-85-5.24
Kansas City 81-803.0647-3334-4775-7784-77-5.44
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Cleveland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
LFM. Brantley
Prob April 3
Shoulder
01/03/17
Brantley is recovering from second shoulder surgery that sidelined him for most of the 2016 season but is expected to be ready for Opening Day against the Rangers.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPC. Carrasco
Prob April 3
Hand
12/19/16
Carrasco is fully recovered from a fractured metacarpal bone in his pitching hand and is expected to join the starting rotation for the opening series against the Rangers.0-0
$+0
0-0
Kansas City
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
3BM. Moustakas
Prob April 3
Knee
12/07/16
Moustakas is expected to suit up Opening Day against the Twins as he has recovered from ACL surgery in his knee.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPM. Minor
Out indefinitely
Shoulder
12/07/16
Minor sat out all of the 2016 season due as he is recovering from left shoulder surgery but likely to return sometime during the 2017 campaign.0-0
$+0
0-0
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Cleveland Indians have seized control of their postseason destiny - at least for the opening round - and can clinch home field as early as Sunday, when they go for a sweep of the host Kansas City Royals. Already set to meet Boston in the American League Division Series, the Indians can secure home-field advantage with a win Sunday and a loss by the Red Sox.

 
GAME THREAD
Weather
Current Conditions - Kansas City
Partly cloudy 39 °F
Wind: NW 3.5
5-Day Forecast
LINE HISTORY
Live Odds
 
MATCHUP EDGE
CLEEdge in:KC
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench