• The Indians used eight pitchers in Friday's 3-1 win over the White Sox. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, it was the third game of nine innings or fewer in Major League history in which a team used at least eight pitchers and allowed no more than one run.
It last happened on Oct. 3, 2012, when the Braves used eight pitchers in a 4-0 win over the Pirates. The only other occasion it occurred was on Oct. 2, 2010, when the Rays used eight pitchers to defeat the Royals, also by a score of 4-0.
• Going into Saturday's game against the White Sox, the Tribe's pitching staff had posted a 2.79 road ERA since the All-Star break, the second-lowest mark in the Majors behind Kansas City (2.24).