Cleveland 4, Pittsburgh 1
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(13-29)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0
Cleveland 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 4 5 0
WP: C.C. Sabathia (3-1)
LP: Z. Duke (2-5)
(21-21)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep right
- V. Martinez doubled to right center, J. Peralta scored
- E. Perez singled to right, V. Martinez scored
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- F. Sanchez homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Cleveland
- E. Perez homered to deep left
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Bautista cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .250
J. Wilson ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
F. Sanchez 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .342
J. Bay lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
C. Wilson 1b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .267
R. Doumit dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200
J. Burnitz rf 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .199
R. Paulino c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .289
J. Castillo 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .287
 Totals 29 1 3 1 1 9 3  
 Batting
HR - F Sanchez (4, 4th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - F Sanchez (20).
GIDP - R Paulino.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Castillo-J Wilson-C Wilson).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 3 1 2 1 1 1 2 .296
J. Michaels lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .263
J. Peralta ss 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .246
T. Hafner dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .322
V. Martinez c 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .305
E. Perez 1b 4 1 2 2 0 0 2 .323
    B. Broussard 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .388
C. Blake rf 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .364
R. Belliard 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .265
A. Boone 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .252
    L. Merloni 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 28 4 5 4 7 8 12  
 Batting
2B - V Martinez (12, Z Duke).
HR - G Sizemore (7, 1st inning off Z Duke 0 on, 0 Out), E Perez (5, 8th inning off J Grabow 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - G Sizemore (19), V Martinez (24), E Perez 2 (17).
2-out RBI - V Martinez, E Perez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Perez 1, G Sizemore 1.
GIDP - J Michaels.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Blake (4, 2nd base off Z Duke/R Paulino).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Peralta-E Perez).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Duke (L, 2-5) 7.0 4 3 3 6 6 1 4.19
J. Grabow 1.0 1 1 1 1 2 1 5.60
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (W, 3-1) 9.0 3 1 1 1 9 1 1.95
Pitches-strikes - Z Duke 119-63; J Grabow 19-9; C Sabathia 102-77.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Duke 8-7; J Grabow 1-0; C Sabathia 11-7.
Batters faced - Z Duke 30; J Grabow 5; C Sabathia 30.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--Jeff Nelson. 3B--Derryl Cousins.
Time: 2:07.
Attendance: 32,499.
Weather: 53 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY CLEVELAND'S GRADY SIZEMORE LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.
PITTSBURGH'S FREDDY SANCHEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Friday, May 19, 2006 9:23 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
F. Sanchez F. Sanchez
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cleveland
E. Perez E. Perez
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI