Philadelphia Phillies (78-74)

Thu. 9/19 Fri. 9/20 Sat. 9/21 Sun. 9/22 Mon. 9/23
@ Atl
L 4-5
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@ Cle
L 2-5
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@ Cle
4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 PM MST6:10 PM EST6:40 PM VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 PM CT
@ Cle
3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET18:37 ET22:37 GMT6:37 3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST6:07 PM VEN2:37 UAE (+1)5:37 PM CT
@ Was
4:05 PM PT5:05 PM MT6:05 PM CT7:05 PM ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 PM MST6:05 PM EST6:35 PM VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 PM CT

Well-rested Plesac starts for Indians vs. Phillies

The Cleveland Indians will try to continue climbing the ladder in the American League wild-card race when they meet the visiting Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night in the second game of their three-game series.

The Indians (91-63) have won five in a row to make up 2 1/2 games on the Tampa Bay Rays since Sunday and pull into a tie for the second wild-card spot with eight games left.

Both Cleveland and Tampa Bay are two games behind the Oakland A's, who hold the top AL wild-card position.

AVG: C. Hernández.285
HR: B. Harper32
RBI: B. Harper104
SB: B. Harper14
W: A. Nola12
ERA: A. Nola3.75
Saves: H. Neris28
K: A. Nola220
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .247 (20)
Runs: 734 (17)
Hits: 1289 (21)
Home Runs: 200 (22)
Stolen Bases: 74 (13)
OBP: .322 (18)
SLG: .427 (18)
Total Bases: 2231 (20)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.52 (17)
Runs Allowed: 741 (17)
Saves: 36 (17)
Strikeouts: 1291 (22)
OpBA: .261 (22)
OBP: .333 (22)
SLG: .452 (21)
Run Support: 4.84 (16)
Date Player Transactions
9/17 C. Dickerson Placed on 60-Day IL (Fractured left foot)
9/17 E. Ramos Recalled From Minors Rehab Assignment
9/17 E. Ramos Removed From 60-Day IL (Right biceps tendinitis)
9/5 M. Franco Called Up from Minors
9/4 D. Anderson Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent
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Date Player Status
9/17 C. Dickerson Fractured left foot (on 60-day IL)
9/6 B. Harper Right hand contusion (day-to-day)
9/4 C. Dickerson Left foot soreness (day-to-day)
9/1 J. Eickhoff Right middle finger blister/laceration (on 60-day IL)
8/24 J. Nicasio Right rotator cuff tendinitis (on 10-day IL)
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