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• Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera was given a day off from being in the starting lineup on Monday, when Cleveland opened a four-game series with the A's. Cabrera entered Monday mired in a 1-for-19 slump. Over his last 56 games, the shortstop has hit .248, dropping his season average to .274 from .300 in that span.

"He's been a little banged up," Indians manager Manny Acta said. "And he looks a little tired to me, so he needs a day off."

• Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is only the seventh player in franchise history to have at least 10 home runs, 25 stolen bases and 60 RBIs in the same season. The list also includes Bobby Bonds (1979), Von Hayes (1982), Joe Carter (1986-88), Kenny Lofton (1996, 1998, 2000), Roberto Alomar (1999-2001) and Grady Sizemore (2007-08).

• Indians catcher Carlos Santana has hit .279 (39-for-140) with a team-high 26 RBIs in 42 games since the All-Star break. Shin-Soo Choo ranks second on the club with 15 RBIs over that same span.

• Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera was given a day off from being in the starting lineup on Monday, when Cleveland opened a four-game series with the A's. Cabrera entered Monday mired in a 1-for-19 slump. Over his last 56 games, the shortstop has hit .248, dropping his season average to .274 from .300 in that span.

"He's been a little banged up," Indians manager Manny Acta said. "And he looks a little tired to me, so he needs a day off."

• Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is only the seventh player in franchise history to have at least 10 home runs, 25 stolen bases and 60 RBIs in the same season. The list also includes Bobby Bonds (1979), Von Hayes (1982), Joe Carter (1986-88), Kenny Lofton (1996, 1998, 2000), Roberto Alomar (1999-2001) and Grady Sizemore (2007-08).

• Indians catcher Carlos Santana has hit .279 (39-for-140) with a team-high 26 RBIs in 42 games since the All-Star break. Shin-Soo Choo ranks second on the club with 15 RBIs over that same span.