Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5
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(7-18)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 6 8 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 5 4 2
WP: M. Wood (1-2) S: A. Burgos (1)
LP: R. Betancourt (1-1)
(9-15)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney homered to deep left
Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Stairs doubled to deep right, J. McEwing scored
Top 5th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep left, T. Long scored
Top 6th: Kansas City
- T. Long homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- T. Hafner homered to deep left, V. Martinez scored
- G. Sizemore homered to deep center, J. Hernandez and B. Broussard scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney homered to deep left
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289
J. McEwing 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .355
M. Sweeney dh 3 2 2 2 1 0 1 .293
K. Harvey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
M. Stairs rf 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 .260
    E. Marrero ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204
A. Berroa ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .247
T. Long lf 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 .242
J. Buck c 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .194
R. Gotay 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .211
 Totals 35 6 8 6 1 6 5  
 Batting
2B - M Stairs (5, S Elarton).
HR - M Sweeney 2 (4, 1st inning off S Elarton 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off R Betancourt 0 on, 0 Out), J Buck (2, 5th inning off S Elarton 1 on, 0 Out), T Long (1, 6th inning off S Elarton 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Sweeney 2 (19), M Stairs (5), J Buck 2 (4), T Long (6).
2-out RBI - M Sweeney, M Stairs, T Long.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Harvey 1, A Berroa 1.
GIDP - D DeJesus.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - A Berroa (2, 2nd base by S Elarton/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Berroa-R Gotay-K Harvey).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Cora 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
C. Crisp lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .243
V. Martinez c 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .209
T. Hafner dh 2 1 1 2 2 0 0 .299
J. Hernandez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .227
B. Broussard 1b 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .229
C. Blake rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .178
G. Sizemore cf 3 1 1 3 1 0 0 .237
J. Peralta ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .213
    R. Belliard ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .303
 Totals 30 5 4 5 5 5 9  
 Batting
HR - T Hafner (2, 6th inning off J Lima 1 on, 1 Out), G Sizemore (3, 6th inning off J Lima 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - T Hafner 2 (10), G Sizemore 3 (10).
2-out RBI - G Sizemore 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hernandez 1, A Cora 1.
GIDP - B Broussard.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - A Cora (3, 2nd base off J Lima/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
E - J Peralta (6, throw); S Elarton (1, catch).
DP - 1 (A Cora-J Peralta-B Broussard).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lima 5.2 4 5 5 4 2 2 6.40
M. Wood (W, 1-2) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.60
A. Sisco (H, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.00
A. Burgos (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.45
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Elarton 6.0 6 5 3 1 6 3 7.20
R. Betancourt (L, 1-1) 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.32
A. Rhodes 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.42
B. Wickman 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.48
HBP - A Cora (by J Lima).
Pitches-strikes - J Lima 100-59; M Wood 18-11; A Sisco 16-8; A Burgos 14-8; S Elarton 93-60; R Betancourt 21-15; A Rhodes 7-6; B Wickman 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lima 6-9; M Wood 1-1; A Sisco 2-1; A Burgos 1-1; S Elarton 7-4; R Betancourt 2-2; A Rhodes 0-2; B Wickman 0-3.
Batters faced - J Lima 26; M Wood 4; A Sisco 3; A Burgos 3; S Elarton 26; R Betancourt 5; A Rhodes 2; B Wickman 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--Marvin Hudson. 3B--Larry Young.
Time: 2:39.
Attendance: 17,672.
Weather: 50 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 15 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, May 2, 2005 3:06 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
2-3, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI