Cleveland 8, Kansas City 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 1 3 8 15 2
Kansas City 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 4 12 1
WP: C.C. Sabathia (9-8)
LP: J. Gobble (3-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- H. Luna grounded into fielder's choice, V. Martinez scored, J. Peralta out at second
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney singled to right center, D. DeJesus scored
Top 4th: Cleveland
- H. Luna singled to right, R. Garko scored, J. Peralta to second
- A. Marte doubled to deep left, J. Peralta and H. Luna scored, F. Gutierrez to third
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney homered to deep center, E. German scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- R. Shealy singled to right, E. Brown scored
Top 8th: Cleveland
- A. Marte doubled to deep center, H. Luna scored
Top 9th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez homered to deep right
- R. Garko homered to deep center
- F. Gutierrez singled to right, H. Luna scored, F. Gutierrez to second advancing on throw
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 5 0 0 0 1 3 4 .292
J. Michaels lf 5 0 1 0 0 3 7 .263
T. Hafner dh 5 0 1 0 0 2 4 .309
V. Martinez c 4 2 1 1 1 1 2 .311
R. Garko 1b 4 2 2 1 1 0 1 .339
J. Peralta ss 5 1 3 0 0 2 0 .255
H. Luna 2b 5 3 2 2 0 1 3 .283
F. Gutierrez rf 3 0 2 1 1 0 2 .273
A. Marte 3b 4 0 3 3 1 0 2 .233
 Totals 40 8 15 8 5 12 25  
 Batting
2B - R Garko (4, M Redman); A Marte 2 (6, J Gobble, M Redman); J Peralta (24, M Redman); H Luna (4, A Burgos).
HR - V Martinez (13, 9th inning off A Burgos 0 on, 1 Out), R Garko (4, 9th inning off A Burgos 0 on, 1 Out).
S - F Gutierrez.
RBI - H Luna 2 (9), A Marte 3 (7), V Martinez (72), R Garko (15), F Gutierrez (6).
2-out RBI - F Gutierrez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 3, T Hafner 2, A Marte 1, F Gutierrez 2.
GIDP - T Hafner, V Martinez.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - F Gutierrez (2, bobble); H Luna (3, ground ball).
DP - 2 (H Luna-R Garko, R Garko-J Peralta-R Garko).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf-lf 5 1 2 0 0 2 1 .303
E. German 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .317
M. Sweeney dh 4 1 3 3 1 1 1 .250
M. Teahen 3b 4 0 0 0 1 2 4 .299
E. Brown lf-rf 5 1 2 0 0 2 4 .291
R. Sanders rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .246
    J. Gathright cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 3 1 0 1 2 .293
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .234
A. Berroa ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .237
    M. Grudzielanek ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .292
 Totals 37 4 12 4 3 9 21  
 Batting
2B - E Brown (33, C Sabathia); R Shealy (4, C Sabathia).
HR - M Sweeney (4, 5th inning off C Sabathia 1 on, 2 Out).
S - E German.
RBI - M Sweeney 3 (18), R Shealy (16).
2-out RBI - M Sweeney 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Grudzielanek 1, E Brown 2, M Teahen 1.
GIDP - J Buck, D DeJesus.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - A Berroa (16, throw).
DP - 2 (M Redman-A Berroa-R Shealy, A Berroa-E German-R Shealy).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (W, 9-8) 8.0 11 4 3 2 7 1 3.30
T. Mastny 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.08
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Redman 5.0 10 4 4 3 4 0 5.85
J. Gobble (L, 3-5) 3.0 1 1 0 0 5 0 4.38
A. Burgos 0.2 4 3 3 1 2 2 5.92
A. Sisco 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 7.38
WP - C Sabathia, J Gobble, A Burgos.
IBB - M Sweeney (by C Sabathia).
HBP - J Michaels (by M Redman).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 122-84; T Mastny 20-12; M Redman 101-58; J Gobble 46-28; A Burgos 23-14; A Sisco 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 9-8; T Mastny 0-1; M Redman 6-5; J Gobble 1-3; A Burgos 0-0; A Sisco 0-0.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 36; T Mastny 5; M Redman 27; J Gobble 11; A Burgos 7; A Sisco 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 3:28.
Attendance: 13,098.
Weather: 94 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
CLEVELAND DESIGNATED HITTER TRAVIS HAFNER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.
THE HOME RUNS BY CLEVELAND'S VICTOR MARTINEZ AND RYAN GARKO IN THE NINTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 24, 2006 11:43 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
A. Marte A. Marte
3-4
3 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI