"We have a two-man bench and obviously we can move [Mike> Freeman so that helps and if something happened," manager Terry Francona said. "We’re hoping for the best.”
Franmil Reyes will hit cleanup for the Tribe on Monday. Tyler Naquin will play in right field and Greg Allen will start in left.
The Indians are 8-3 with Puig in the lineup. He’s posted a .357 batting average with one home run, six RBI and a .984 OPS with Cleveland.