Happy Friday, everyone!
There’s a lot of talent up and down the Cleveland lineup. Now they’ll just need to optimize it as they head into October.
Kipnis will be in center field again in October and Shane Bieber may find himself at the back end of a playoff rotation depending on the health of Trevor Bauer.
Around the league
- Anthony Rizzo had some fun at the expense of a dumb scheduling decision.
- Pedro Strop is down with a hamstring injury.
- Alex Wood has lost his spot in the rotation to Ross Stripling.
- David Wright will have one last game with the New York Mets.
- Felix Hernandez contemplated quitting baseball after he was sent to the bullpen.