GOODYEAR, Ariz. – Indians will have to wait until Sunday to open the spring training season.
The seasonal opening of the Tribe against the Reds on Saturday was canceled by the rain. It is the first time that Indians have lost a home game because of the weather since they moved to Goodyear in the spring of 2009.
The Indians will travel to Surprise, Arizona on Sunday to play the royalty. WTAM will bring the game. Their home will open on Tuesday against the White Sox at the Goodyear Ballpark.
On Saturday, Jefry Rodriguez was to start the Tribe. The rest of the Tribe lineup was like this: SS Francisco Lindor, CF Oscar Mercado, 3B Jose Ramirez, 1B Carlos Santana, 2B Cesar Hernandez, LF Jake Bauers, DH Bobby Bradley, C Sandy Leon and RF Bradley Zimmer.
Rodriguez will start on Sunday, followed by Adam Cimber, James Karinchak, Phil Maton, Dominic Leone, Jared Robinson and Kyle Dowdy.
Tribe Sunday’s formation against Kansas City will be CF Delino DeShields, 2B Mike Freeman, DH Domingo Santana, RF Franmil Reyes, 1B Bobby Bradley, 3B Christian Arroyo, LF Greg Allen, SS Yu Chang, C Kungkaun Giljegijaw.
Zach Plesac will start Monday against the Rockies in Scottsdale. Logan Allen, James Hoyt, Nick Wittgren, Cam Hill, Anthony Goose and Argenis Angulo will follow him on the mound.
Shane Bieber will make his first start of spring in the opening of the home on Tuesday against the White Sox. Scott Moss, Brad Hand, Jean Carlos Mejia, Henry Martinez, Dowdy, Robinson and Daibert Siri will follow Bieber.
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