Indians open 3-game series at home against Angels
Cleveland; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles hits the road to begin a three game series against Cleveland.
The Indians are 33-23 in home games. The Cleveland pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 3.83. Shane Bieber leads the team with a 3.40 ERA.
The Angels are 27-26 in road games. Los Angeles’s lineup has 161 home runs this season, Mike Trout leads them with 35 homers.
LAST 10 GAMES: Indians: 6-4, .262 batting average, 3.14 ERA, outscored opponents by 16 runs
Angels: 5-5, .235 batting average, 4.83 ERA, outscored by eight runs
Indians Injuries: Jefry Rodriguez: 60-day IL (shoulder), Dan Otero: 60-day IL (shoulder), Corey Kluber: 60-day IL (arm), Carlos Carrasco: 60-day IL (leukemia), Cody Anderson: 60-day IL (elbow), Bradley Zimmer: 60-day IL (shoulder), Christian Arroyo: 60-day IL (forearm).
Angels Injuries: Noe Ramirez: 10-day IL (infection), Keynan Middleton: 60-day IL (elbow), Andrew Heaney: 10-day IL (shoulder), Tommy La Stella: 10-day IL (tibia), Zack Cozart: 60-day IL (shoulder), Kevan Smith: day-to-day (toe).