Game 141: Detroit Tigers @ Cleveland Indians

Detroit Tigers (64-76) vs. Cleveland Indians (69-70)

Where: Progressive Field – Cleveland, OH

First Pitch: 7:10 PM ET

Weather: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely. Low around 64. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

TV/Radio: FSD/97.1 — The Ticket

Probable Pitchers: Justin Verlander (3-7, 3.43 ERA) vs. Cody Anderson (3-3, 3.72 ERA)


Detroit Tigers

1 – Anthony Gose, CF
2 – Ian Kinsler, 2B
3 – Miguel Cabrera, 1B
4 – J.D. Martinez, RF
5 – Victor Martinez, DH
6 – Nick Castellanos, 3B
7 – Steven Moya, LF
8 – James McCann, C
9 – Dixon Machado, SS

SP – Justin Verlander

Cleveland Indians

1 – Jason Kipnis, 2B
2 – Francisco Lindor, SS
3 – Michael Brantley, LF
4 – Carlos Santana, DH
5 – Lonnie Chisenhall, RF
6 – Yan Gomes, C
7 – Abraham Almonte, CF
8 – Chris Johnson, 1B
9 – Jose Ramirez, 3B

SP – Cody Anderson


Injury Report:

Detroit Tigers

Tigers Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Iglesias, Jose (SS) 09/07 Out Indefinitely TBD Non-displaced fracture in right middle finger Expected to miss at least two weeks as of Sept. 4 update.
Nathan, Joe (P) 08/08 Out for Season Likely 2016 Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surgery. Underwent Tommy John surgery on April 29.
Norris, Daniel (P) 09/07 15-day DL Possibly late September Right oblique strain Threw roughly 30 pitches off mound Sept. 6; scheduled to throw another bullpen session week of Sept. 7.
Sanchez, Anibal (P) 09/07 15-day DL Possibly September Right rotator cuff inflammation Threw roughly 30 pitches off mound Sept. 7.
Detroit Tigers forced to promote power-hitting outfielder

Cleveland Indians

Indians Updated Status Due Back Injury Notes
Hagadone, Nick (P) 08/08 Out for Season 2016 Recovering from July 2015 left elbow surgery Underwent season-ending surgery July 23.
House, TJ (P) 09/04 60-day DL TBD Left shoulder inflammation Surgery a possibility as of Aug. 20 update; transferred to 60-day DL on Sept. 4.
Kluber, Corey (P) 09/10 Any day TBD Right hamstring strain Did agility tests, threw long-toss session Sept. 10; scheduled to throw bullpen session Sept. 11.


Detroit Tigers

Date Transaction
09/10/15 Milwaukee Brewers claimed LF Daniel Fields off waivers from Detroit Tigers.
09/08/15 Detroit Tigers selected the contract of 2B Josh Wilson from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled Steven Moya from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled Jefry Marte from Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers designated LF Daniel Fields for assignment.
Detroit Tigers recalled Ian Krol from Toledo Mud Hens.

Cleveland Indians

Date Transaction
09/10/15 Cleveland Indians sent Carlos Moncrief outright to Akron RubberDucks.
09/08/15 Cleveland Indians activated RHP Carlos Carrasco from the 15-day disabled list.
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