Quote to note

"I don't think what hardware they have in the past really goes into our approach. We respect who we're facing, but we're trying to be better than them." -- Manager Terry Francona, whose Indians are 4-1 against Cy Young Award-winning pitchers this season.

 

Zack Meisel is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @zackmeisel. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.