CLEVELAND – Shohei Ohtani and the Angels face the Indians on Sunday.
The Indians are 31-27 on their own ground. Cleveland’s offense has compiled a .235 batting average this season, Amed Rosario leads the team with a .280 rating.
The Angels are 30-33 on the road. The Los Angeles roster has 153 home runs this season, Shohei Ohtani leads the club with 40 home runs.
The Indians won the last game 5-1. Triston McKenzie earned his third victory and Jose Ramirez went 2 for 4 with a brace, homerun and three RBIs for Cleveland. Reid Detmers suffered his third loss for Los Angeles.
BEST PERFORMANCE: Rosario leads the Indians with 121 hits and 41 RBIs.
Ohtani leads the Angels with 88 RBIs and hits 0.267.
LAST 10 GAMES: Indians: 5-5, 0.253 batting average, 4.55 ERA, outscored opponents by four points
Angels: 5-5, 0.230 batting average, 4.55 ERA, outscored by six points
INJURIES: Indians: Nick Sandlin: (shoulder), Aaron Civale: (finger), Shane Bieber: (shoulder), Harold Ramirez: (hamstring), Josh Naylor: (ankle), Bobby Bradley: (knee), Roberto Perez : (shoulder).
Angels: Patrick Sandoval: (spine), Alex Cobb: (wrist), Luke Bard: (hip), Mike Trout: (calf), Dexter Fowler: (knee), Anthony Rendon: (hip), Franklin Barreto: (elbow law) ).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.