Tribe takes on Astros in second game of homestand

6:42 AM, Sep 21, 2013   |    comments
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CLEVELAND -- Saturday night's game starts at 6:05 p.m. with Scott Kazmir on the mound for the Tribe and Paul Clemens on the mound for the Houston Astros.

It's also 'Thank You Tribe Town Fireworks' night, courtesy of the Tribe's Nick Swisher.

Cleveland had Friday night's game shortened by two innings as heavy downpour in the middle of the 7th - a one hour and nine-minute rain delay -- washed away the final two innings.

That was Cleveland's first rain-shortened game here in Cleveland since Sept. 19, 2011 vs. Seattle (L, 6-12 in 7.0 IP), and the 10th overall in the history of Progressive Field.

With Friday night's win, the Indians are now 5-5 in those games.

The Indians have now won 7 of 9 and 10 of their last 15 games overall -- at 84-70 the Indians are now 14 games above the .500 mark for the first time since May 24, 2011 (30-16).

Zach McAllister lasted five innin

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