Covering the Bases: Game 82
Indians 3, Rays 1
FIRST: The Baseball Gods showed some mercy on Indians right-hander Josh Tomlin on Thursday night. After enduring a rough seven-game stretch (with a few splashes of success mixed in), Tomlin was strong in a win over the Rays.
"He's a pitcher. He pitches well," Rays manager Joe Maddon said. "You cannot cooperate with him. You've got to make him come over the plate.