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GameThread No.51: Houston Astros at Cleveland Indians, May 24, 2018 5:10 PM CDT

Join the conversation as Charlie Morton and the Houston Astros look to take the first game of this four-game series.

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Cleveland Indians (24-23) vs. Houston Astros (32-18), May 24, 2018, 5:10 PM CDT

TV: AT&T SportsNet-SW, MLB Network (out-of-market only)

Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM

Online: MLB.TV

Indians SBNation Blog: Let's Go Tribe

Pitching Matchup

RHP Mike Clevinger (3-1, 2.87 ERA, 50 SO) vs. RHP Charlie Morton (6-0, 1.94 ERA, 70 SO)

It's kind of funny how Charlie Morton has a 1.94 ERA and 70 strikeouts through two full months of the MLB regular season but is the 3rd best pitcher on the Astros pitching staff.

Today's Lineups

For more information on tonight's matchup and how the rest of this Astros vs. Indians series shakes out, please go check out CKuno's series preview.

After his absolutely terrible performance so far this season, it is surprising to see outfielder Jake Marisnick back in the Astros lineup so quickly after his quick promotion back to the MLB due to Josh Reddick being placed on the disabled list.

Houston Astros Cleveland Indians
George Springer - RF Francisco Lindor - SS
Alex Bregman - 3B Michael Brantley - LF
Jose Altuve - 2B Jose Ramirez - 3B
Carlos Correa - SS Edwin Encarnacion - DH
Marwin Gonzalez - 1B Yonder Alonso - 1B
Yuli Gurriel - DH Melky Cabrera - RF
Brian McCann - C Jason Kipnis - 2B
Jake Marisnick - CF Roberto Perez - C
Tony Kemp - LF Greg Allen - CF
Charlie Morton - RHP Mike Clevinger - RHP