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Corey Kluber, immovable object, faces Dodgers, irresistible force

Let's go Tribe.

This is Corey Kluber showboating
This is Corey Kluber showboating
Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

Cleveland Indians vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Wednesday, June 14, 2017. 7:10 p.m. ET. Progressive Field


Radio: WTAM

Last night's result was as you'd expect, but how it happened was not: Trevor Bauer left with the game tied, but the vaunted Tribe bullpen gave up five runs over the final three innings. Now, with Corey Kluber on the mound, perhaps the Indians will win (expected) but in an unexpected way. The umpire crew throws out 17 Dodgers, meaning the Indians win by forfeit? Perhaps a come-from behind victory?

(hottake)As usual Terry Francona is sitting last night's offensive heroes because of "matchups". (/hottake)

Today's Lineups

Chase Utley - 2B Jason Kipnis - 2B
Corey Seager - SS Francisco Lindor - SS
Justin Turner - DH Michael Brantley - LF
Cody Bellinger - 1B Carlos Santana - 1B
Yasmani Grandal - C Edwin Encarnacion - DH
Chris Taylor - LF Jose Ramirez - 3B
Logan Forsythe - 3B Lonnie Chisenhall - RF
Joc Pederson - CF Yan Gomes - C
Yasiel Puig - RF Bradley Zimmer - CF
Brandon McCarthy - RHP Corey Kluber - RHP