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Game 105: Cleveland Indians vs. Kansas City Royals

Royals will try to even up the series.

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Kansas City Royals Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Cleveland Indians (60-42) @ Kansas City Royals (39-65)

Zach Plesac (4-3, 3.50 ERA) vs. Jakob Junis (6-8, 4.83 ERA)

First pitch- 7:15 CT

Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri

Quick hits:

  • Richard Lovelady re-called from Triple-A Omaha, Jake Newberry sent down, Brian Flynn designated for assignment.

  • Jake Diekman drawing trade interest from the Dodgers, Braves, and Phillies.

  • Adalberto Mondesi has done some light workouts and throwing per Jeffery Flanagan of Pain and inflammation is subsiding. He will be evaluated again on Tuesday or Wednesday.

  • Alex Gordon is hitting .373 (22-59) with seven RBIs in his last 15 games.

  • Junis has thrown 20 combined innings with 23 strikeouts in his last three starts. His ERA is 1.35 in that span.


Merrifield 2B

Gordon LF

Dozier DH

Soler RF

Cuthbert 3B

Starling CF

Duda 1B

Arteaga SS

Gallagher C

Junis P