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Tribe turns to Corey Kluber in series finale with Astros

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Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

Indians vs Astros

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:10 PM ET, Progressive Field


Radio: WTAM

It's Kluber time!

The Indians turn to Corey Kluber in their series finale against the Astros. Kluber is making his fifth start of the year, owning a 4.28 ERA with 27 strikeouts over 27 1/3 innings. The right-hander is coming off a gem of a last outing, pitching a shutout against the White Sox last Friday.

The Astros counter with right-hander Mike Fiers. The 31-year-old has a 5.40 ERA over 15 innings this season. He did win 11 games last year for Houston and has a 2-0 career record against the Tribe.

Today's Lineups

Josh Reddick - CF Carlos Santana - 1B
Norichika Aoki - RF Francisco Lindor - SS
Carlos Correa - SS Michael Brantley - LF
Brian McCann - DH Edwin Encarnacion - DH
Evan Gattis - C Jose Ramirez - 3B
Yulieski Gurriel - 1B Jason Kipnis - 2B
Alex Bregman - 3B Lonnie Chisenhall - CF
Marwin Gonzalez - 2B Abraham Almonte - RF
Tony Kemp - LF Yan Gomes - C
Mike Fiers - RHP Corey Kluber - RHP