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Brantley went 3-for-5 with two runs scored and pair of doubles in Monday's win at Kansas City.
Raburn went 4-for-4 with a pair of home runs and four RBI in Monday's win at Kansas City.
Jimenez tossed seven scoreless innings Monday to notch the win at Kansas City. He scattered three hits, walked a pair and struck out four.
Kipnis hit his first homer of the season in Monday’s win at Kansas City.
Salazar, 23, has a 3.57 ERA and 31:7 K:BB ratio through 22.2 innings for Double-A Akron.
Bourn (finger) continues to hit off a tee and play catch, while a rehab assignment is being considered, MLB.com
Perez had an X-ray performed on his right thumb Monday, which was returned negative, MLB.com
reports. Afterward, he relayed, "I should be good to go."
Barnes was sent down
to Triple-A Columbus on Monday.
Perez, who took a comebacker off his right thumb Sunday, was able to complete his outing without any issues, the Cleveland Plain Dealer
reports. "He took the ball right off the tip of his thumb," said manager Terry Francona. "He was having a hard time feeling his thumb. He needed a second to regroup and we told him we'd keep an eye on him to see if he altered his mechanics, but he threw the ball fine."
Aviles went 1-for-4 with a home run and five RBI in the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against Kansas City.
Santana went 6-for-9 with an RBI, a run scored, a double, and a stolen base in Sunday's doubleheader against the Royals.
Kluber earned his second victory of the year Sunday, going seven innings, giving up two earned runs on seven hits, and striking out six.