Cleveland 6, Texas 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 10 2
Texas 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 10 1
WP: C. Lee (11-10) S: T. Mastny (5)
LP: E. Volquez (1-4)
(69-68)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep right
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- V. Martinez hit sacrifice fly to left, G. Sizemore scored
Bot 2nd: Texas
- N. Cruz safe at first on right fielder C. Blake's fielding error, G. Laird scored, I. Kinsler to third, N. Cruz to second
- G. Matthews Jr. grounded out to shortstop, I. Kinsler scored, N. Cruz to third
Bot 6th: Texas
- I. Kinsler singled to center, C. Lee and M. DeRosa scored, I. Kinsler to second advancing on throw
Bot 9th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. singled to right, G. Laird scored, I. Kinsler out at home
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 5 2 2 1 0 3 0 .297
J. Michaels lf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .271
V. Martinez c 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .310
R. Garko 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .317
C. Blake rf 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .294
J. Peralta ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .257
K. Kouzmanoff dh 4 1 1 4 0 0 0 .250
H. Luna 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .257
A. Marte 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .214
 Totals 35 6 10 6 3 5 11  
 Batting
HR - G Sizemore (22, 1st inning off E Volquez 0 on, 0 Out), K Kouzmanoff (1, 1st inning off E Volquez 3 on, 2 Out).
SF - V Martinez.
RBI - G Sizemore (63), K Kouzmanoff 4 (4), V Martinez (76).
2-out RBI - K Kouzmanoff 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Blake 2, A Marte 1.
GIDP - R Garko.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Michaels (6, 2nd base off E Volquez/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - J Peralta (15, ground ball).
Outfield assists - C Blake (I Kinsler at Home).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 0 2 2 1 0 0 .306
M. Young dh 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .307
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .276
C. Lee lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .324
M. DeRosa ss 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .315
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .282
G. Laird c 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 .333
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .294
N. Cruz rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .136
 Totals 37 5 10 5 1 5 17  
 Batting
2B - N Cruz (1, C Lee); M DeRosa (37, C Lee); I Kinsler (24, T Mastny).
RBI - N Cruz (8), G Matthews Jr 2 (68), I Kinsler 2 (46).
2-out RBI - I Kinsler 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M DeRosa 1, M Young 1, N Cruz 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - G Laird (4, throw).
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-M DeRosa-M Teixeira).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lee (W, 11-10) 7.0 7 4 2 1 4 0 4.63
F. Cabrera (H, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.68
T. Mastny (S, 5) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.46
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Volquez (L, 1-4) 1.2 5 6 6 3 1 2 6.75
J. Rupe 3.1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2.78
S. Feldman 3.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4.50
R. Bauer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.71
Pitches-strikes - C Lee 104-71; F Cabrera 9-6; T Mastny 17-10; E Volquez 53-28; J Rupe 46-34; S Feldman 31-20; R Bauer 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lee 4-13; F Cabrera 0-2; T Mastny 1-1; E Volquez 1-3; J Rupe 5-4; S Feldman 7-0; R Bauer 1-1.
Batters faced - C Lee 30; F Cabrera 3; T Mastny 5; E Volquez 13; J Rupe 13; S Feldman 10; R Bauer 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 40,222.
Weather: 81 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY CLEVELAND CENTER FIELDER GRADY SIZEMORE LED OFF THE GAME.
THE HOME RUN BY CLEVELAND'S KEVIN KOUZMANOFF IN THE FIRST INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS CAREER.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 2, 2006 10:49 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
K. Kouzmanoff K. Kouzmanoff
1-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Texas
I. Kinsler I. Kinsler
3-4
2 RBI