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2016 Schedule
10-12, 4th in AL Cent

Indians fall seven spots

Cleveland moves from No. 14 to No. 21 in the rankings after losing four games by one run. It was a tough week at the office for the Tribe. Week 4 Power Rankings

Velasquez turns in another strong start for Phillies (0:30)
Ruf makes diving catch in left field (0:38)

Lineup: Indians (10-11) at Phillies (14-10)

  • 1. Jose Ramirez, 3B (S)
  • 2. Jason Kipnis, 2B (L)
  • 3. Francisco Lindor, SS (S)
  • 4. Carlos Santana, 1B (S)
  • 5. Yan Gomes, C (R)
  • 6. Tyler Naquin, CF (L)
  • 7. Rajai Davis, LF (R)
  • 8. Lonnie Chisenhall, RF (L)
  • 9. Danny Salazar, RHP (L)
  • Daily notes

Be patient with Cody Allen in fantasy (0:46)

Will Rajai Davis stick in the leadoff spot?

He's 35 years old, has never scored 70 runs in a season and, realistically, is a place-filler. Davis' .260/.315/.460 slashline has held up so far, but manager Terry Francona has no problems tinkering with the lineup as the Indians await Michael Brantley's return to strength. Best new leadoff hitters


Manning: Here is Bauer's shot

After Carlos Carrasco goes down with an injury, Indians TV broadcaster Rick Manning feels Trevor Bauer is in good shape to pick up the slack in the rotation.

No. 14 Cleveland can't catch a break

Just when the Indians are set to get Michael Brantley back from the DL, they lose Carlos Carrasco to a left hamstring injury. Can they survive a DL stint from another key player? Week 3 Power Rankings

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Indians' Carrasco (hamstring) may miss 6 weeks

Indians starter Carlos Carrasco could miss six weeks due to a strained left hamstring, while the team welcomed back Michael Brantley from a shoulder injury.

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

To be clear, I'm guessing here, but if I were the Indians, I'd keep Trevor Bauer in the 'pen this week as long man, and build up his pitch count for a starter's role in a week.

Don't trust Trevor Bauer in fantasy (0:39)

Indians overcome Carrasco injury, sweep Tigers

Francisco Lindor got three hits and the Cleveland Indians overcame an early injury to starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Sunday, finishing off a three-game sweep.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.24415th
On Base Percentage.30324th
Slugging Percentage.39315th
Earned Run Average3.9416th
Quality Starts10Tied-20th

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