Luplow landed on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain Tuesday, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reports.
Luplow left Monday's game against the Rangers with what was originally referred to as a hamstring cramp. The issue was evidently more serious than initially reported, and he'll now sit for a minimum of 10 days. Greg Allen was recalled to take his place as a part-time outfielder.
Luplow was removed from Monday's game against Texas due to a cramp in his right hamstring, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
The issue cropped up while Luplow was stealing third base, though he's not expected to miss significant time. He'll be considered day-to-day moving forward.
Luplow left Monday night's game against the Rangers in the seventh inning with an apparent left leg injury after sliding awkwardly into third base, Paul Hoynes of The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Luplow suffered the injury while attempting to steal third base, though the details are still unclear. Tyler Naquin replaced Luplow on the basepaths.
Luplow is not in the lineup Saturday against the Royals, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
Luplow will sit for a second straight game as Greg Allen picks up another start in left field in his stead. The outfielder is slashing .259/.355/.444 with one home run and four RBI in 11 games since the All-Star break.
Luplow isn't in the lineup for Friday's game against the Royals.
Luplow will bow out of the starting nine with a right-hander in Jakob Junis set to toe the rubber for the opposition. Greg Allen, a switch hitter, draws the start in left field and is set to bat seventh with Luplow out of the equation.
Luplow is not in Sunday's lineup against the Royals.
While Luplow has started four of the last seven games, he has not started against a right-handed pitcher over the last 30 games. Jake Bauers will start in left field while Mike Freeman starts at shortstop, pushing Francisco Lindor to designated hitter.
Luplow is not in the lineup Saturday against the Royals.
Luplow had started four of the last five games, with each start coming against a lefty. He'll make way for Greg Allen in left field with righty Jakob Junis on the mound for Kansas City.
Luplow remains out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Twins, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Stuck in the short side of a platoon in right field with Tyler Naquin, Luplow has seen few opportunities recently while the Indians have faced a spate of right-handed starting pitchers. Luplow will remain on the bench for the 12th time in 14 games Sunday.
Luplow is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Tigers, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Luplow will head to the bench after cracking the lineup each of the past three games, with Cleveland opposing right-handed starting pitchers in each of those contests. At this stage, Luplow still appears to be stuck in the short side of a platoon in right field with Tyler Naquin.
Luplow will start in right field and bat cleanup Thursday against the Rangers.
Luplow looks to be stuck in the short end of a platoon with Tyler Naquin, but he'll crack the lineup for a second straight game with the Indians facing another left-handed starting pitcher (Mike Minor). The 25-year-old made the most of his start in Wednesday's 10-4 win, going 2-for-4 with a double, two runs and three RBI.
Luplow is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Reds, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Tyler Naquin will man right field while Luplow remains on the bench for the second straight game while the Indians oppose another right-handed starting pitcher (Anthony DeSclafani). Though his .831 OPS on the season well outpaces that of Naquin (.703), Luplow looks to be stuck in a short-side platoon role for now.
Luplow is not starting Friday against the Yankees, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
No Cleveland corner outfielder appears to have a particularly firm hold on a starting job at the moment. Oscar Mercado starts in left Friday, with Tyler Naquin in right.
Luplow went 3-for-5 with a home run, double, three RBI and an additional run in Wednesday's 9-7 win over the Twins.
Luplow made his second straight start following the demotion of Greg Allen, who appeared to unseat Luplow as a regular in the outfield before being optioned to Triple-A Columbus. Though he may not have much job security with Tyler Naquin (calf) returning from the 10-day injured list to take Allen's spot, Luplow made his case for sticking in the lineup with his clutch two-run home run, which helped the Tribe overcome a 5-1 deficit. Though Luplow hasn't had a full-time role for a good chunk of the season, his eight long balls on the season are good for fourth on the team.
Luplow is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the White Sox.
Greg Allen and Oscar Mercado will pick up the starts at the corner-outfield spots and appear to have vaulted ahead of Luplow on the depth chart for the time being. Luplow will be on the bench for the fifth time in seven games and looks like he may only be viewed as a short-side platoon option in the outfield, despite finishing May with an impressive .883 OPS and seven home runs.
Luplow is not in Saturday's lineup against the White Sox, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Luplow has not started against a right-handed pitcher since May 26, with his last two starts coming against lefties and four days off mixed in. Greg Allen will start in left field and hit seventh.
Luplow isn't in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the White Sox, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
Luplow has reached base safely in each of his last three games, but he'll get the night off. Greg Allen is starting in right field and will hit seventh with Luplow out of the mix.
Luplow went 1-for-4 with a home run in Thursday's loss to the White Sox.
Luplow accounted for Cleveland's only homer of the night with a solo shot off starter Manny Banuelos to leadoff the sixth inning. The 25-year-old is off to a relatively mediocre start this season, batting .244/.296/.522 with seven home runs, 15 runs scored and 14 RBI through 90 plate appearances.
Luplow is not in the lineup Wednesday against Boston, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.
Luplow finds himself on the bench for the second time in his last three games. Oscar Mercado gets the nod in right field, with Greg Allen starting in left.
Luplow is not starting Monday against the Red Sox, Jessica Camerato of MLB.com reports.
Luplow hits the bench after starting four straight games. Oscar Mercado starts in right field, with Greg Allen in left.
Luplow went 2-for-3 with a solo home run, a walk and a stolen base Friday against the Rays.
Luplow belted his sixth home run of the season in the bottom of the fourth inning, a solo blast to right field to tie the ballgame. The 25-year-old is slashing .260/.321/.548 with nine extra-base hits and 11 RBI through 27 games this year.
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