News and Notes for Thursday, September 23, 2021
Yesterday’s game was postponed due to weather. It is now rescheduled for Monday, with Aaron Civale to go in Game 1 and Zach Plesac in Game 2.
Cleveland Indians right-hander Shane Bieber, who hasn’t pitched since June 13 because of a strained right shoulder, is scheduled to start against the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
Wednesday’s rainout extends Cleveland’s baseball team’s last homestand under the name Indians by one game.
Akron Rubber Ducks Owner Ken Babby wasn’t sure what to expect when minor league baseball returned in 2021 after missing the entire 2020 season due to COVID-19.
If there were an American League Cy Young Award just for the second half of the season, Cal Quantrill would have a convincing case to take home some hardware.
The Indians are not going to the postseason but they still had some nice highlights and Jose Ramirez was among the best for 2021.
Around the League
- Shenanigans and brouhaha
- Cardinals win 11th straight
- When is home run a single?
- Rays clinch AL post season berth