CLEVELAND – This is a preview of rows and jackets for a three-game series of India against the Royals.
Where: Progressive field, Friday through Sunday.
Television / radio: The series will be run by SportsTime Ohio, WTAM and WMMS.
Pitched stands and start times: t RHP Jakob Junis (8-11, 4.78) vs. RHP Zach Plesac (6-3, 3.04) Friday at 7:10 p.m; RHP Glenn Sparkman (3-8, 5.40) vs RHP Mike Clevinger (8-2, 3.11) Saturday at 7:10 p.m. and TBD vs. RHP Shane Bieber (12-6, 3.26) Sunday at 1:10 p.m.
Series: The Indians are 10-6 against the Royals this year. The total number of Indian guides is 380-341.
Staff updates: The Indians were disappointed 2-5 on their seven-game trip to the Big Apple. They went 2-2 against the Yankees and 0-3 against the Mets. They are 24-16 from the All-Star break, but have lost eight of their last 13. They lost 5-4 in 10 today. The whole thing took 12 minutes before KC went on board his charter flight to Cleveland. The Royals lost three in total and four to five against India.
Injury List: Royals – LHP is Danny Duffy (left flank), C Cam Gallagher (left), RHP Jesse Hahn (right angle), SS Adalberto Mondesi (left shoulder), RHP Trevor Oaks (hip) and C Salvador Perez (right angle) on the injured list. Indians – RHP A.J. Cole (right shoulder), RHP Danny Salazar (right grain), FULL Luplow (the right plane), INF Christian Arroyo (the right forearm), RHP Cody Anderson (right angle), Bradley Zimmer (right shoulder) ), RHP Corey Kluber (the right bone is ulna, left left), RHP Dan Otero (right shoulder), RHP Jefry Rodriguez (right shoulder), RHP Carlos Carrasco (leukemia) and LHP Tyler Olson (shingles) on the injured list.
Forward: The Indians open a series of three games against The Tigers at Comerica Park on Tuesday night.
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