July 8 12:55 PM PT1:55 PM MT2:55 PM CT3:55 PM ET15:55 ET19:55 GMT3:55 12:55 PM MST2:55 PM EST3:25 PM VEN23:55 UAE2:55 PM CT-The Cleveland Indians have placed pitcher Justin Masterson on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right knee Tuesday. Analysis: Masterson, the team's opening day starter, is 4-6 with a 5.51 ERA. The right-hander allowed five runs and six hits in two-plus innings Monday against the New York Yankees, and was pulled without retiring a batter in the third. He walked three, hit a batter and rarely topped 90 mph in his 54 pitches, throwing only 24 strikes.
May 4 12:19 PM PT1:19 PM MT2:19 PM CT3:19 PM ET15:19 ET19:19 GMT3:19 12:19 PM MST2:19 PM EST2:49 PM VEN23:19 UAE2:19 PM CT-Masterson held the AL's highest-scoring team in check, allowing four hits and striking out six over 7 1-3 sharp innings as the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0 on Saturday night. Analysis: Masterson made his seventh start of the season. He won for the first time since last Aug. 21. He faces the Twins next.
Apr. 29 9:02 AM PT10:02 AM MT11:02 AM CT12:02 PM ET12:02 ET16:02 GMT0:02 9:02 AM MST11:02 AM EST11:32 AM VEN20:02 UAE11:02 AM CT-Masterson was shaky again Monday against the Angels and finally recorded his first decision of the season - a loss. Analysis: Masterson threw 7 1-3 innings but was charged with six runs - five earned - and seven hits. He owns a 4.84 ERA in six starts but a 3.90 FIP suggests that number may come down soon.
Apr. 24 11:07 AM PT12:07 PM MT1:07 PM CT2:07 PM ET14:07 ET18:07 GMT2:07 11:07 AM MST1:07 PM EST1:37 PM VEN22:07 UAE1:07 PM CT-Masterson did not receive a decision Wednesday. Analysis: Masterson remained winless through five starts. The staff's ace, who turned down a contract extension during spring training, allowed two earned runs and eight hits in 6 1-3 innings. "I'll take as many no-decisions as come as long as we're winning," he said. His fantasy owners no doubt beg to differ.
Apr. 19 10:29 AM PT11:29 AM MT12:29 PM CT1:29 PM ET13:29 ET17:29 GMT1:29 10:29 AM MST12:29 PM EST12:59 PM VEN21:29 UAE12:29 PM CT-Masterson did not receive a decision Friday. Analysis: Masterson struck out nine and gave up two runs in 6 1-3 innings. He faces the Royals next.
Apr. 13 9:24 AM PT10:24 AM MT11:24 AM CT12:24 PM ET12:24 ET16:24 GMT0:24 9:24 AM MST11:24 AM EST11:54 AM VEN20:24 UAE11:24 AM CT-Masterson labored through 4 2-3 innings in a 12-6 victory over the White Sox. Analysis: Masterson was charged with six runs, five earned, and seven hits in his first start since he lasted just 3 2-3 innings against Minnesota last Sunday. The right-hander also walked five to go along with seven strikeouts.
Apr. 7 12:17 PM PT1:17 PM MT2:17 PM CT3:17 PM ET15:17 ET19:17 GMT3:17 12:17 PM MST2:17 PM EST2:47 PM VEN23:17 UAE2:17 PM CT-Masterson was roughed up in a 10-7 loss to the Twins on Sunday. Analysis: Masterson didn't get through four innings, but got his second straight no-decision. He was charged with six runs in a horror show of an outing.
Apr. 1 2:56 PM PT3:56 PM MT4:56 PM CT5:56 PM ET17:56 ET21:56 GMT5:56 2:56 PM MST4:56 PM EST5:26 PM VEN1:56 UAE (+1)4:56 PM CT-Masterson tossed a gem in Monday's 2-0 win against Oakland, yielding just three hits over seven shutout innings, but didn't get credit with a victory as the Indians' two runs came in the ninth inning. Analysis: Masterson is looking to build off a strong second half of 2013, as he was 4-3 with a 2.81 ERA following the All-Star break.
Feb. 18 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET20:56 GMT4:56 1:56 PM MST3:56 PM EST4:26 PM VEN0:56 UAE (+1)2:56 PM CT-Masterson and the Cleveland Indians have agreed to a one-year contract worth $9,762,500 and avoided a salary arbitration hearing. Analysis: The agreement Tuesday was $162,500 below midpoint of the $11.8 million he had asked for and the $8.05 million Cleveland had offered when players and teams swapped proposed arbitration salaries last month.