Turnbull scheduled to start for Detroit against Cleveland
Cleveland; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Indians favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 runs
The Indians are 24-17 against teams from the AL Central. The Cleveland pitching staff owns a team ERA of 3.96, Shane Bieber leads the staff with a mark of 3.49.
The Tigers are 14-26 against AL Central Division opponents. The Detroit offense has compiled a .234 batting average as a team this season, last in the American League. Miguel Cabrera leads the team with a average of .290. The Indians won the last meeting 8-0. Nick Goody earned his first victory and Oscar Mercado went 1-for-2 with a home run and two RBIs for Cleveland. Ryan Carpenter took his sixth loss for Detroit.
LAST 10 GAMES: Indians: 8-2, .296 batting average, 2.90 ERA, outscored opponents by 32 runs
Tigers: 2-8, .272 batting average, 7.21 ERA, outscored by 19 runs
Indians Injuries: Danny Salazar: 60-day IL (shoulder), Jefry Rodriguez: 10-day IL (shoulder), Dan Otero: 10-day IL (shoulder), Corey Kluber: 60-day IL (arm), Carlos Carrasco: 10-day IL (leukemia), Cody Anderson: 60-day IL (elbow), Bradley Zimmer: 60-day IL (shoulder).
Tigers Injuries: Tyson Ross: 60-day IL (nerve), Matt Moore: 60-day IL (knee), Michael Fulmer: 60-day IL (elbow), JaCoby Jones: 10-day IL (back), Josh Harrison: 60-day IL (hamstring), Grayson Greiner: 10-day IL (back).