Cleveland 4, Oakland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(40-38)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 13 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 X 4 8 0
WP: P. Byrd (7-3) S: J. Borowski (22)
LP: R. Flores (0-2)
(46-32)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Oakland
- E. Chavez singled to third, S. Stewart scored, J. Cust to second
Top 2nd: Oakland
- D. Johnson homered to deep right
- M. Kotsay singled to left, B. Crosby scored
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore doubled to deep center, J. Barfield scored
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- J. Michaels homered to deep center, C. Blake and J. Barfield scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 4 .291
M. Kotsay cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .242
N. Swisher rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .275
J. Cust dh 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .287
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .243
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .270
D. Johnson 1b 4 1 4 1 0 0 0 .269
B. Crosby ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .235
J. Kendall c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .215
 Totals 38 3 13 3 0 2 17  
 Batting
2B - B Crosby (15, P Byrd); D Johnson (13, P Byrd).
HR - D Johnson (7, 2nd inning off P Byrd 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - E Chavez (38), D Johnson (28), M Kotsay (9).
2-out RBI - E Chavez, M Kotsay.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, S Stewart 1, M Kotsay 2.
GIDP - B Crosby, E Chavez.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - N Swisher (K Shoppach at 2nd base).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .281
J. Michaels lf 4 1 1 3 0 1 2 .302
V. Martinez 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .318
T. Hafner dh 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .257
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .279
T. Nixon rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .237
    F. Gutierrez rf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .273
K. Shoppach c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .380
J. Barfield 2b 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 .266
M. Rouse 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .118
    C. Blake ph-3b 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .274
 Totals 31 4 8 4 3 4 15  
 Batting
2B - V Martinez 2 (18, J Blanton, R Flores); G Sizemore (15, J Blanton).
HR - J Michaels (6, 7th inning off R Flores 2 on, 2 Out).
S - K Shoppach.
RBI - G Sizemore (37), J Michaels 3 (25).
2-out RBI - G Sizemore, J Michaels 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 2, T Nixon 2, C Blake 1, J Peralta 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Barfield 2 (8, 2nd base off J Blanton/J Kendall, 3rd base off J Blanton/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Barfield-J Peralta-V Martinez 2).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Blanton 6.1 6 3 3 1 3 0 3.24
R. Flores (L, 0-2; BS, 1) 0.1 2 1 1 1 0 1 2.93
R. Lugo 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 11.85
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (W, 7-3) 7.0 10 3 3 0 2 1 4.67
R. Betancourt (H, 16) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.31
J. Borowski (S, 22) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.90
IBB - T Hafner (by R Flores).
HBP - T Hafner (by J Blanton).
Pitches-strikes - J Blanton 102-60; R Flores 15-7; R Lugo 25-14; P Byrd 97-75; R Betancourt 7-5; J Borowski 18-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Blanton 8-8; R Flores 0-1; R Lugo 3-0; P Byrd 11-8; R Betancourt 3-0; J Borowski 0-3.
Batters faced - J Blanton 27; R Flores 4; R Lugo 5; P Byrd 30; R Betancourt 3; J Borowski 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 22,921.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
CLEVELAND LEFT FIELDER JASON MICHAELS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Jun 28, 2007 2:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
D. Johnson D. Johnson
4-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cleveland
J. Michaels J. Michaels
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI