Sandoval gets the start for Angels in series opener against Indians
Anaheim, California; Monday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles and Cleveland are set to begin a three-game series.
The Angels are 35-34 on their home turf. Los Angeles’ team on-base percentage of .326 is eighth in the league. Mike Trout leads the lineup with an OBP of .427.
The Indians have gone 40-32 away from home. The Cleveland pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 3.76. Shane Bieber leads the team with a 3.24 earned run average.
TOP PERFORMERS: Trout leads the Angels with 45 home runs and has 104 RBIs. Brian Goodwin is 10-for-40 with two doubles, three home runs and six RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Angels: 3-7, .227 batting average, 4.89 ERA, outscored by 11 runs
Indians: 4-6, .245 batting average, 4.91 ERA, outscored by five runs
Indians Injuries: Danny Salazar: (groin), Jefry Rodriguez: (shoulder), Tyler Olson: (undisclosed), Corey Kluber: (arm), A.J. Cole: (shoulder), Cody Anderson: (elbow), Tyler Naquin: (knee), Jose Ramirez: (wrist), Christian Arroyo: (forearm).