SP - CLE
Cleveland right-hander Aaron Civale struggled in his final start of the regular season, giving up eight runs in four innings. He struck out four and walked none.
Not a great outing for Civale, who pitched well in 2020. He finishes the regular season with a 4-6 record, 4.74 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, and 69 strikeouts in 74 innings of work. He will pitch out of the bullpen in the first round of the playoffs.
Aaron Civale will be used out of the bullpen during the Wild Card round.
Civale will then return to the rotation should Cleveland advance to the ALCS. He's the Indians' fourth starter entering the playoffs, and the Wild Card round is best two-of-three.
Cleveland right-hander Aaron Civale allowed four runs in six innings in a 7-4 win over the White Sox on Monday. Civale struck out six and walked three in the win.
The win improves Civale's record to 4-5 with a 3.99 ERA, 1.26 WHIP, and 65 strikeouts in 70 innings of work. He will face the Pirates in his final start of the regular season.
Cleveland right-hander Aaron Civale pitched well in a 3-2 loss to the Cubs on Wednesday. Civale allowed two runs over six innings while striking out three and walking three.
Civale kept his team in the game but Chicago eventually pushed across the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning. Civale now has a 3-5 record, 3.80 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, and 59 strikeouts in 64 innings of work.
Cleveland right-hander Aaron Civale allowed four runs in six innings in an 11-1 loss to the Royals on Thursday. He struck out seven and walked one in the loss.
Cleveland's offense mustered just three hits in the lopsided loss. Civale's record drops to 3-5 with a 3.88 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, and 56 strikeouts in 58 innings of work.