Cleveland’s pitching was very effective against Oriole hitters last night. Cal Quantrill and three members of the Guardians bullpen combined to allow just one hit. The aforementioned bullpen added three more scoreless innings to extend their streak to 30.1 consecutive. This dates back to Aug. 15.
Around the league
- Tampa Bay’s Shane McClanahan was scratched due to a left shoulder impingement.
- Clayton Kershaw is returning to the LA rotation tomorrow. He’ll have a challenge ahead of him in the New York Mets.
- A fake MILB prospect named “Ken Waldichuk” is going to be making his debut for the A’s tomorrow.
- Cookie Carrasco is on the mend.
- Jesse Chavez has swapped uniforms yet again.
- Justin Verlander has a calf strain.