Indians manager Terry Francona said on Wednesday that Carlos Santana will probably be the third baseman on Opening Day in Oakland.
He will also serve as a back up catcher for Yan Gomes as well. Lonnie Chisenhall will serve as back-up at 3rd base, designated hitter or as a pinch-hitter.ANALYST: Drew Phelps
Jake Marisnick was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored on Thursday night against the Royals.
Jake Marisnick had two hits from the bottom of the order which included a double and a run scored in Houston’s 5 -2 win over Kansas City on Thursday night. His double in the second inning with two outs kept the inning alive and Marisnick scored on a single by Jose Altuve before Yordano Ventura left the game after a rain delay in the second inning. Although Marisnick struggled in the second half, he did finish September/October with a .275 average with three home runs and seven stolen bases. Analysis: Greg Jewett