6/3: Indians at Tigers
UPDATE: Here’s the link to today’s notes, including Sandy Alomar Jr.’s take on the close play at first, Manny Acta’s thoughts on expanding instant replay, Austin Kearns on playing with Ken Griffey Jr. and the news that Grady Sizemore will have his knee surgery Friday. Also, here’s an update on Jason Donald, finally watching the replay of the controversial call and admitting he was out.
I won’t be with the team in Chicago this weekend. Monday marks the first day of the 2010 MLB Draft, with the Indians picking fifth overall. I’ll catch up with you then.
We’re back at the scene of the crime, Comerica Park, where Armando Galarraga, like a pair of jeans at Gabriel Brothers, was “slightly imperfect” last night.
It’s also the scene where David Huff will return to the mound just five days after nearly getting decapitated by an Alex Rodriguez line drive. Here’s the full story on Huff and his incredible good fortune.
Today’s 1:05 p.m. ET game is on WTAM. No TV in Cleveland today.
INDIANS (19-32): CF Crowe, RF Choo, DH Hafner, 3B Peralta, 1B Branyan, LF LaPorta, 2B Valbuena, C Marson, SS Donald. LHP David Huff (2-6, 5.54).
TIGERS (27-25): CF Jackson, LF Raburn, RF Ordonez, 1B Cabrera, DH Boesch, 2B Guillen, 3B Inge, C Laird, SS Everett. RHP Rick Porcello (4-5, 5.27).