Indians 7, Devil Rays 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 7 10 1
Tampa Bay 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 5 9 0
WP: C.C. Sabathia (12-7) S: D. Riske (2)
LP: B. Backe (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Tampa Bay
-J. Lugo homered to left
Bot 3rd: Tampa Bay
-A. Perez scored on J. Bard's throwing error
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
-A. Piatt homered to left
-T. Hall doubled to left, T. Lee scored
Bot 6th: Tampa Bay
-A. Piatt homered to left
Top 7th: Cleveland
-J. Gerut homered to right center
-T. Hafner homered to left center, R. Ludwick scored
-M. Lawton grounded out to pitcher, J. Bard scored, J. McDonald to third, C. Crisp to second
-C. Blake singled to center, J. McDonald and C. Crisp scored
Top 8th: Cleveland
-T. Hafner homered to left center
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .261
M. Lawton dh 4 0 0 1 1 1 0 .243
C. Blake 3b 5 0 3 2 0 0 0 .273
J. Gerut rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .277
R. Ludwick lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .238
T. Hafner 1b 4 2 3 3 0 1 1 .265
   B. Broussard 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
J. Bard c 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .215
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .234
J. McDonald 2b 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .212
 Totals 35 7 10 7 5 7 10  
 Batting
2B - C Blake (31, R Bell).
HR - J Gerut (15, 7th inning off R Bell 0 on, 0 Out), T Hafner 2 (10, 7th inning off R Bell 1 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off J Colome 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Gerut (54), T Hafner 3 (31), M Lawton (49), C Blake 2 (58).
2-out RBI - C Blake 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Gerut 1, R Ludwick 1, T Hafner 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Lawton (9, 2nd base off R Bell/T Hall), C Blake (6, 2nd base off J Colome/T Hall).
CS - C Crisp (7, 2nd base by R Bell/T Hall), J McDonald (3, 2nd base by J Colome).
 
 Fielding
E - J Bard (3, throw).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 1 1 1 0 2 4 .268
D. Rolls lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267
R. Baldelli cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .297
A. Huff dh 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .306
A. Piatt rf 4 2 2 2 0 1 2 .248
T. Lee 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .280
T. Hall c 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .265
J. Sandberg 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .243
   C. Crawford ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
A. Perez 2b 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .256
   M. Anderson 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 36 5 9 4 1 7 10  
 Batting
2B - T Lee (31, C Sabathia); T Hall (16, C Sabathia).
3B - A Perez (1, C Sabathia).
HR - J Lugo (9, 1st inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 0 Out), A Piatt 2 (6, 4th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out, 6th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Lugo (38), A Piatt 2 (18), T Hall (39).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lugo 1, R Baldelli 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
PB - T Hall.
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (W, 12-7) 6.0 7 5 5 1 5 3 3.44
D. Baez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.60
R. Betancourt 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.29
D. Riske (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.43
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Bell 6.0 5 3 3 2 5 2 5.58
B. Backe (L, 1-1) 0.1 1 3 3 2 1 0 4.33
M. Malaska 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.97
J. Colome 1.1 3 1 1 1 1 1 4.25
L. Carter 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.36
WP - B Backe, D Baez.
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 98-66; D Baez 12-8; R Betancourt 19-13; D Riske 15-11; R Bell 84-54; B Backe 18-8; M Malaska 5-3; J Colome 24-14; L Carter 18-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 7-6; D Baez 3-0; R Betancourt 0-2; D Riske 1-1; R Bell 7-5; B Backe 0-0; M Malaska 1-0; J Colome 1-1; L Carter 1-2.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 26; D Baez 4; R Betancourt 4; D Riske 3; R Bell 24; B Backe 4; M Malaska 1; J Colome 7; L Carter 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Jerry Crawford.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 18,805.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY TAMPA BAY'S JULIO LUGO LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 23, 2003 10:25 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cleveland
T. Hafner T. Hafner
3-4, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Tampa Bay
A. Piatt A. Piatt
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI