May 19th, 2014

Monday’s lineups: Tigers at Indians

Cleveland 005Brad Ausmus said Sunday night he was considering resting a starter or two with the turnaround from Sunday night to Monday night. In the end, he gave a day off to Austin Jackson, 2-for-11 for his career against Corey Kluber. Don Kelly makes his second consecutive start to fill in.

TIGERS (career numbers off Kluber)

  1. Ian Kinsler, 2B (1-for-3)
  2. Torii Hunter, RF (3-for-12, double, 4 K’s)
  3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B (8-for-17, 3 HR, 2 walks, 3 K’s)
  4. Victor Martinez, DH (6-for-12, walk, K)
  5. Don Kelly, CF (1-for-1)
  6. Nick Castellanos, 3B
  7. Alex Avila, C (2-for-25, double, 2 walks, 4 K’s)
  8. Andrew Romine, SS
  9. Rajai Davis, LF

P: Drew Smyly


  1. Michael Bourn, LF (3-for-6)
  2. Asdrubal Cabrera, SS (3-for-7, triple)
  3. Michael Brantley, LF (4-for-7, double, triple)
  4. Ryan Raburn, RF (0-for-0, walk)
  5. Carlos Santana, 3B (3-for-8, 2 doubles, 2 walks, K)
  6. Yan Gomes, C (1-for-3, HR, 2 K’s)
  7. Nick Swisher, DH (2-for-7, HR, K)
  8. Jesus Aguilar, 1B
  9. Mike Aviles, 2B (1-for-6, double, K)

P: Corey Kluber