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MLB.com Updated Oct 1, 2013
While drenched in champagne in the wake of Sunday's 5-1 win over the Twins, Indians manager Terry Francona announced that rookie Danny Salazar will take the ball for the Tribe in Wednesday's American League Wild Card Game in Cleveland.Share Tweet
Rays, Tribe hoping 'pens will be saving graceIf Wednesday night's American League Wild Card Game is decided by the bullpens, which team has the advantage? Indians manager Terry Francona may turn to Justin Masterson late, while Rays skipper Joe Maddon is confident with his rested relievers.Share TweetOften perceived as the "other guy" in the Rays' highly-touted rotation, Alex Cobb ended the season as the best pitcher on the staff, and on Wednesday night, he'll start in the American League Wild Card Game against the Indians at Progressive Field.Share TweetThe Tampa Bay Rays and the Cleveland Indians have already survived so much this season to get to this point. Now we'll see who survives one more game.Share Tweet