“I thought my stuff was better than Game 1,” Bauer said. “Just a couple of little things went their way instead of mine.”
Urshela’s two-out throwing error with the bases loaded in the third made Cheap USA Basketball Jerseys it 5-0.
Frazier reached on pitcher Danny Salazar’s two-base throwing error to start the fifth. He scored on Gardner’s shallow sacrifice fly to center fielder Jason Kipnis, a second baseman moved to the outfield late this season. Kipnis began the year on the disabled list with a shoulder problem.
Indians: Encarnacion sat out again after leaving Game 2 with a sprained right ankle. Before the game, Francona said the team hoped Encarnacion would be available to pinch-hit. … OF Brandon Guyer is scheduled for surgery Wednesday in Arizona to repair a tendon in his left wrist, ending any chances of him playing in this postseason.
In the limited action both players have seen this preseason, Wade outperformed Smith. Wade is averaging 13.5 points on 61.9 percent shooting, 3.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists in two preseason games; Smith is averaging 5.0 points on 30.8 percent shooting, 1.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists.
Smith was asked at a team media day last month about potentially taking a step back to accommodate Wade and put a positive spin on how his role could change.
“As long as we win, I don’t care,” Smith said at the time. “Honestly. If Cheap Volleyball Jerseys anything, it prolongs my career. I don’t got to do as much, I ain’t got to chase as many defenders around Cheap USA Hockey Jerseys and so instead of me playing 18 years, I can get to 20, 21 years.”