CLEVELAND - Coming off their series win in Detroit against the Tigers, The Cleveland Indians make a quick stop home to make-up two games with the New York Yankees on Monday.
Game one of the traditional doubleheader starts at 12:05PM. Game two starts 30 minutes after the conclusion of game one.
Indians ace Justin Masterson will take the mound in the opener against David Phelps for the Yankees. Trevor Bauer takes on Vidal Nuno in game two. Both teams can add an extra player for a double header without having to make a corresponding roster move. Bauer is being brought up from Triple-A Columbus to make the start in game two. It will be Bauer's third start with the Indians this season. Nuno was in the Indians organization. He pitched for the Single-A Lake County Captains in 2010.
Monday's doubleheader makes up the rain outs from April 10 and April 11.
Following Monday's doubleheader the Indians leave for Philadelphia for a two games series with the Phillies on Tuesday and Wednesday.