Corey Kluber will take the mound in the series opener against Kyle Lobstein and the Tigers at Comerica Park on Friday night, as the Indians' nine-game road trip heads to Detroit.
The 2014 American League Cy Young Award winner is 3-2 with a 2.92 ERA over his last seven starts. Kluber has made a pair of appearances against Detroit this season, going 0-1 with a 3.18 ERA. He lasted a season-low five innings in his previous start at Comerica Park in a rain-delayed loss.
Jamie Ross is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.