Indians 8, Royals 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 8 14 0
Kansas City 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
WP: B. Anderson (5-6) S: D. Baez (19)
LP: L. Walrond (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
-M. Lawton homered to center, C. Crisp scored
-C. Blake homered to left center, J. Gerut scored
Bot 1st: Kansas City
-R. Ibanez homered to right, K. Harvey and J. Randa scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
-K. Harvey homered to left center
-C. Febles singled to right, A. Berroa scored, M. DiFelice to third
Top 5th: Cleveland
-J. Gerut homered to center, M. Bradley scored
-T. Laker homered to left center, S. Spencer scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .211
M. Lawton dh 5 1 2 2 0 1 3 .241
M. Bradley cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .341
J. Gerut rf 4 2 2 2 1 1 0 .280
C. Blake 3b 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 .266
S. Spencer 1b 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .247
   B. Broussard 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
T. Laker c 3 1 1 2 1 1 1 .262
B. Phillips 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .211
Z. Sorensen ss 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .235
 Totals 38 8 14 8 3 8 11  
 Batting
2B - S Spencer (8, N Field).
HR - M Lawton (11, 1st inning off K Snyder 1 on, 0 Out), C Blake (8, 1st inning off K Snyder 1 on, 1 Out), J Gerut (8, 5th inning off L Walrond 1 on, 0 Out), T Laker (2, 5th inning off L Walrond 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Lawton 2 (40), C Blake 2 (28), J Gerut 2 (31), T Laker 2 (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lawton 2, T Laker 1.
GIDP - M Bradley.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - Z Sorensen (1, 2nd base by N Field/M Difelice), C Blake (4, 3rd base by L Walrond/M Difelice).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .271
J. Randa 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .245
C. Beltran cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .283
K. Harvey 1b 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .258
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 1 3 0 1 0 .287
A. Berroa ss 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .283
M. Burkhart dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273
M. DiFelice c 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
C. Febles 2b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .240
   M. Tucker ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275
 Totals 37 5 10 5 1 4 9  
 Batting
2B - A Guiel (7, B Anderson); A Berroa (17, B Anderson).
HR - R Ibanez (10, 1st inning off B Anderson 2 on, 2 Out), K Harvey (8, 3rd inning off B Anderson 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Ibanez 3 (45), K Harvey (36), C Febles (10).
2-out RBI - R Ibanez 3, C Febles.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Guiel 1, C Beltran 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
PB - M Difelice.
DP - 1 (K Harvey-A Berroa-K Harvey).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Anderson (W, 5-6) 6.0 8 5 5 1 3 2 4.27
J. Boyd 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.99
D. Riske 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.11
D. Baez (S, 19) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.51
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Snyder 4.0 7 4 4 1 4 2 4.62
L. Walrond (L, 0-2) 0.1 5 4 4 0 0 2 10.12
N. Field 3.2 1 0 0 1 3 0 1.93
J. Grimsley 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.80
WP - L Walrond.
HBP - J Randa (by B Anderson).
Pitches-strikes - B Anderson 106-66; J Boyd 9-5; D Riske 20-13; D Baez 13-10; K Snyder 87-52; L Walrond 13-8; N Field 45-26; J Grimsley 20-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Anderson 7-8; J Boyd 3-0; D Riske 0-3; D Baez 1-1; K Snyder 4-4; L Walrond 0-0; N Field 3-4; J Grimsley 2-0.
Batters faced - B Anderson 28; J Boyd 3; D Riske 4; D Baez 4; K Snyder 20; L Walrond 5; N Field 12; J Grimsley 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Brian Knight. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 14,645.
Weather: 82 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO THE THREAT OF RAIN. THE PITCHERS HAVE NOT YET BEGUN TO WARM UP.
THE HOME RUN BY CLEVELAND'S CASEY BLAKE EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.
KANSAS CITY PITCHER KYLE SNYDER LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS RIGHT SHOULDER.

Updated on Tuesday, Jul 1, 2003 12:02 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cleveland
C. Blake C. Blake
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
R. Ibanez R. Ibanez
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI