Quote to note

"With his stuff, when he's throwing strikes and pounding the zone like that, he's fun to watch. He's fun to play behind. He works quick and gets a lot of outs. He has great stuff and he's a big part of our rotation right now."
-- Indians outfielder Michael Brantley, on Carrasco

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