Indians 9, Tigers 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 7 10 0
Cleveland 1 0 3 2 1 2 0 0 X 9 12 0
WP: J. Cressend (2-0) S: D. Riske (4)
LP: C. Spurling (1-3)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
-M. Lawton singled to left, C. Crisp scored, R. Ludwick to second
Top 2nd: Detroit
-C. Monroe homered to left
Bot 3rd: Cleveland
-O. Vizquel doubled to left, C. Crisp scored
-J. Gerut homered to right, O. Vizquel scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
-J. Gerut doubled to deep left center, B. Phillips and C. Crisp scored
Top 5th: Detroit
-B. Inge homered to left
-D. Klassen homered to left, A. Sanchez scored
-D. Young homered to left, B. Higginson scored
Bot 5th: Cleveland
-C. Blake doubled to deep center, M. Lawton scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
-R. Ludwick singled to left, C. Crisp scored, J. Gerut to second
-M. Lawton singled to center, J. Gerut scored, R. Ludwick to second
Top 8th: Detroit
-C. Pena homered to right center
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Sanchez cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .280
D. Klassen 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .250
   K. Witt ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .278
B. Higginson rf 5 1 1 0 0 2 0 .234
D. Young dh 3 1 2 2 1 1 0 .296
C. Monroe lf 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .233
C. Pena 1b 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 .262
W. Morris 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .290
B. Inge c 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .211
R. Santiago ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
 Totals 37 7 10 7 1 8 7  
 Batting
2B - C Monroe (14, J Cressend); W Morris (10, J Cressend).
HR - C Monroe (18, 2nd inning off T Mulholland 0 on, 1 Out), B Inge (7, 5th inning off T Mulholland 0 on, 1 Out), D Klassen (1, 5th inning off T Mulholland 1 on, 2 Out), D Young (27, 5th inning off T Mulholland 1 on, 2 Out), C Pena (15, 8th inning off D Baez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Monroe (53), B Inge (25), D Klassen 2 (3), D Young 2 (70), C Pena (37).
2-out RBI - D Klassen 2, D Young 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, A Sanchez 1, B Inge 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (W Morris-R Santiago-C Pena).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 5 4 4 0 0 0 0 .274
O. Vizquel ss 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 .251
J. Gerut lf 4 2 2 4 1 1 0 .282
R. Ludwick rf 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .261
M. Lawton dh 3 1 3 2 1 0 0 .252
C. Blake 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .269
T. Hafner 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
J. Bard c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .209
B. Phillips 2b 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .209
   A. Santos 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260
 Totals 34 9 12 9 3 2 13  
 Batting
2B - O Vizquel (13, W Ledezma); J Gerut (27, C Spurling); C Blake (32, C Spurling).
HR - J Gerut (16, 3rd inning off W Ledezma 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Lawton 2 (51), O Vizquel (19), J Gerut 4 (59), C Blake (61), R Ludwick (26).
2-out RBI - M Lawton, J Gerut 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ludwick 1, A Santos 1, C Blake 1.
GIDP - C Blake.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (10, 2nd base off F German/B Inge).
CS - B Phillips (3, 2nd base by S Loux/B Inge).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Loux 2.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 6.95
W. Ledezma 1.0 3 3 3 1 0 1 5.85
C. Spurling (L, 1-3) 1.1 4 3 3 0 1 0 5.37
F. German 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.81
B. Schmack 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
D. Patterson 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.40
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Mulholland 4.2 7 6 6 0 5 4 4.74
J. Cressend (W, 2-0) 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.19
R. Betancourt 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.46
D. Baez 1.1 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.55
D. Riske (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.35
IBB - J Gerut (by F German).
HBP - C Pena (by T Mulholland); T Hafner (by S Loux); B Phillips (by C Spurling).
Pitches-strikes - S Loux 26-12; W Ledezma 24-14; C Spurling 32-18; F German 25-10; B Schmack 13-7; D Patterson 10-7; T Mulholland 79-52; J Cressend 17-11; R Betancourt 17-8; D Baez 12-8; D Riske 9-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Loux 4-1; W Ledezma 0-3; C Spurling 2-1; F German 1-2; B Schmack 2-3; D Patterson 1-1; T Mulholland 3-6; J Cressend 3-1; R Betancourt 0-1; D Baez 2-1; D Riske 1-1.
Batters faced - S Loux 9; W Ledezma 7; C Spurling 9; F German 7; B Schmack 4; D Patterson 3; T Mulholland 22; J Cressend 6; R Betancourt 3; D Baez 5; D Riske 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Dan Iassogna.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 16,457.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE SINGLE BY CLEVELAND'S COCO CRISP IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING EXTENDED HIS HIT STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
DETROIT PITCHER SHANE LOUX LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE SECOND INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT SHOULDER INJURY.
DETROIT PITCHER SHANE LOUX LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE SECOND INNING WITH A RIGHT SHOULDER STRAIN.
THE SINGLE BY DETROIT'S DMITRI YOUNG IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HIT STREAK TO 13 GAMES.
CLEVELAND SECOND BASEMAN BRANDON PHILLIPS LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH A BRUISED RIGHT WRIST.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 27, 2003 9:58 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Detroit
D. Young D. Young
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
J. Gerut J. Gerut
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI