Cleveland 7, Kansas City 6
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(91-63)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 7 9 0
Kansas City 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 1 0 6 8 2
WP: B. Howry (7-3) S: B. Wickman (45)
LP: M. MacDougal (4-6)
(52-101)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- C. Ambres homered to deep left center
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- J. Hernandez singled to center, V. Martinez scored
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- J. Peralta singled to shortstop, G. Sizemore scored
- T. Hafner homered to deep center, J. Peralta scored
- R. Belliard singled to left, V. Martinez scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- C. Ambres scored on wild pitch
Top 5th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez doubled to deep left center, J. Peralta scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- E. Brown singled to center, A. Blanco scored, M. Diaz to third
- M. Stairs hit sacrifice fly to deep left center, M. Diaz scored
- J. Buck singled to center, E. Brown scored, A. Berroa to third
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen homered to deep left
Top 9th: Cleveland
- J. Peralta singled to left, G. Sizemore scored, C. Crisp to second
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 2 0 0 0 3 0 .294
C. Crisp lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 1 .306
J. Peralta ss 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 .288
T. Hafner dh 4 1 1 2 1 3 4 .308
V. Martinez c 4 2 2 1 1 0 1 .302
R. Belliard 2b 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .283
J. Hernandez 1b 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .236
    B. Broussard 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
A. Boone 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248
C. Blake rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .240
 Totals 38 7 9 7 3 12 16  
 Batting
2B - V Martinez 2 (29, S Camp, J Lima).
HR - T Hafner (32, 3rd inning off J Lima 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Hernandez (31), J Peralta 2 (75), T Hafner 2 (106), R Belliard (73), V Martinez (75).
2-out RBI - J Hernandez, J Peralta, T Hafner 2, R Belliard, V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Belliard 3.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - G Sizemore (22, 2nd base off J Lima/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Peralta-R Belliard-J Hernandez).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Ambres cf 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 .252
    A. Guiel ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304
M. Diaz lf 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275
    T. Long ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
E. Brown rf 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .291
M. Stairs dh 2 0 0 1 1 2 2 .277
A. Berroa ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .271
J. Buck c 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .237
M. Teahen 3b 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 .242
J. Huber 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .242
    J. McEwing 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
A. Blanco 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .196
    D. Hocking ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .291
 Totals 33 6 8 5 3 9 9  
 Batting
HR - C Ambres (4, 1st inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 0 Out), M Teahen (6, 8th inning off B Howry 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - M Stairs.
RBI - C Ambres (9), E Brown (82), M Stairs (63), J Buck (41), M Teahen (52).
2-out RBI - J Buck, M Teahen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teahen 1.
GIDP - A Berroa.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - E Brown (9, 2nd base off C Sabathia/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
E - A Blanco (2, ground ball); M MacDougal (2, throw).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia 5.0 7 5 5 3 5 1 4.20
F. Cabrera (H, 1) 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.16
B. Howry (W, 7-3; BS, 2) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 2.53
B. Wickman (S, 45) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.55
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lima 2.2 5 5 5 1 4 1 7.11
S. Camp 3.1 1 1 1 1 4 0 6.26
J. Affeldt 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 5.80
M. MacDougal (L, 4-6) 1.0 1 1 0 1 1 0 3.34
WP - J Lima, C Sabathia 2.
HBP - G Sizemore (by J Lima); M Diaz (by C Sabathia).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 106-70; F Cabrera 19-15; B Howry 20-15; B Wickman 10-6; J Lima 57-33; S Camp 57-36; J Affeldt 38-26; M MacDougal 33-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 7-3; F Cabrera 0-3; B Howry 1-2; B Wickman 1-1; J Lima 3-1; S Camp 3-3; J Affeldt 1-2; M MacDougal 0-2.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 25; F Cabrera 6; B Howry 4; B Wickman 3; J Lima 15; S Camp 12; J Affeldt 8; M MacDougal 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Ed Montague.
Time: 3:22. (Plus unknown delay totaling 9 minutes in the 8th).
Attendance: 12,519.
Weather: 68 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from right.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 24, 2005 5:56 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
T. Hafner T. Hafner
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
E. Brown E. Brown
3-4
1 RBI