Julio Teheran dominated the Astros on Saturday, striking out 10 in six hitless innings for his third victory.
Indians manager Terry Francona said Thursday that Yan Gomes (concussion) is on pace to be activated Friday.
Daniel Murphy will undergo an MRI on his ailing right calf.
Giants manager Bruce Bochy indicated after Thursday's game that he planned to go with a committee at closer going forward.
Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record with 46 straight batters retired on his way to allowing one run over six innings Thursday in a win over the Rockies.
David Wright (neck) is back in Thursday's lineup against the Braves.
Jonny Venters has been diagnosed with a re-tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow following an MRI.
Anthony Ranaudo is scheduled to start for the Red Sox on Friday night against the Rays.
Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) threw a successful simulated game Thursday morning at Comerica Park.
Anthony Rizzo (back) is out again Thursday.
Buster Posey hit a walk-off two-run homer in the ninth inning to send the Giants to a 4-2 victory over the Rockies on Wednesday.
Clayton Kershaw surrendered only an unearned run across eight innings, striking out 10, in Wednesday's 3-1 victory over the Diamondbacks.