Indians factbox, July 19

Indians vs. Rangers


Site: The Ballpark at Arlington


Schedule: Today, 8:35 p.m.; Friday, 8:35 p.m.; Saturday, 8:35 p.m.; Sunday, 8:35 p.m.


TV: SportsTime Ohio


Radio: WHBC-AM 1480, WQKT-FM 104.5, WAKR-AM 1590, WTAM-AM 1100, WJER-AM 1450.


Probable pitchers: Today, LHP C.C. Sabathia (12-4, 3.78) vs. RHP Kameron Loe (5-7, 5.49); Friday, RHP Fausto Carmona (11-4, 3.77) vs. RHP Brandon McCarthy (4-6, 5.59); Saturday, LHP Cliff Lee (5-6, 5.67) vs. RHP Jamey Wright (3-2, 4.31); Sunday, RHP Paul Byrd (7-4, 4.50) vs. RHP Robinson Tejada (0-0, 0.00).


Notabel: This is the Tribe’s only trip to Texas this season. ... The Indians swept a two-game set from the Rangers in Jacobs Field on April 25 and 26. ... Cleveland reliever Fernando Cabrera captured his only victory of the season in the first game of that series. ... McCarthy has a 6.16 ERA in 10 career appearances against the Indians. ... Byrd is 2-5 with a 7.02 ERA in seven career starts against Texas. ... Rangers OF Kenny Lofton came into Wednesday needing one stolen base to tie Otis Nixon for 15th place on the all-time list at 620. ... Texas is 18-10 in its last 28 games. The Rangers were 23-42 on June 13.


Up next: Boston at Cleveland, Monday through Thursday.


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