CLEVELAND – Jason Kipnis provided the heroics on Wednesday night with a ninth inning grand slam that sent everyone home happy as the Tribe topped Chicago 4-1 at Progressive Field.
Thursday night the Indians will look for the three-game sweep in the final matchup at Progressive Field in 2018 between the two, and the Tribe will send Josh Tomlin back to the mound as he looks for his second win of 2018.
The Sox will enter action at 59-92, while the Indians stand at 85-66, as with 12 games left they will look to enter the postseason on a high note.
Here’s a quick look at tonight’s game:
Date: Thursday, September 20
Time: 7:10 p.m. ET
Location: Progressive Field
Starting Pitchers: RHP James Shields (7-16, 4.53) vs. RHP Josh Tomlin (1-5, 6.49)
TV Channel: SportsTime Ohio
Online Stream: MLB.TV
Radio: ALT 99.1, AM WTAM 1100 and WMMS 100.7
Click the next pages for a preview of tonight’s matchup against the Sox.