Rick Porcello will get the start as the Red Sox look to finish their season on a high note with a win in Cleveland.
The Red Sox announced Sunday that John Farrell would return as manager next season.
Starting a game first felt like a novelty to career reliever Craig Breslow but now it feels more like the real thing.
Indians starter Corey Kluber held the Red Sox to three hits over eight innings, dealing the Sox their third straight defeat.
The Sox have the third best record in the American League since Aug. 1 and the reason can be found right in the middle of the diamond.