Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 13 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 5 10 1
WP: G. Meche (6-6) S: O. Dotel (9)
LP: C.C. Sabathia (12-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right center
- M. Teahen singled to right, M. Grudzielanek to second
- B. Butler doubled to deep right center, M. Grudzielanek and M. Teahen scored
- E. Brown popped out to right
- E. German grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore grounded out to second
- C. Blake struck out swinging
- V. Martinez struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Cleveland 0

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- A. Gordon popped out to third
- J. Buck walked
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to shortstop, J. Buck to second
- D. DeJesus flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 2nd: Cleveland
- T. Hafner flied out to right
- J. Peralta singled to left
- R. Garko flied out to deep center
- T. Nixon flied out to deep left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Cleveland 0

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to left
- M. Teahen doubled to right
- B. Butler singled to shortstop, M. Teahen to third
- E. Brown homered to deep right, M. Teahen and B. Butler scored
- E. German lined out to first
- A. Gordon grounded out to second

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 3rd: Cleveland
- B. Francisco flied out to right center
- J. Barfield singled to pitcher
- G. Sizemore flied out to right center
- C. Blake grounded into fielder's choice, J. Barfield out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 0

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- J. Buck doubled to deep left center
- T. Pena Jr. flied out to right center
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 4th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez struck out swinging
- T. Hafner flied out to center
- J. Peralta walked
- R. Garko singled to center, J. Peralta to second
- T. Nixon singled to right, J. Peralta scored, R. Garko to second
- B. Francisco struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 1

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop
- E. Brown singled to third
- E. German singled to left, E. Brown to third
- A. Gordon struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 1

  Bottom 5th: Cleveland
- J. Barfield struck out swinging
- G. Sizemore doubled to deep right
- C. Blake grounded out to shortstop
- V. Martinez singled to center, G. Sizemore scored
- T. Hafner grounded out to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 2

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- J. Buck walked
- D. DeJesus flied out to center
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 2

  Bottom 6th: Cleveland
- J. Peralta singled to left
- R. Garko homered to deep left, J. Peralta scored
- Z. Greinke relieved G. Meche
- T. Nixon flied out to deep right center
- B. Francisco grounded out to shortstop
- J. Barfield walked
- J. Barfield stole second
- G. Sizemore struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Cleveland 4

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen doubled to left
- B. Butler reached on fielder's choice, M. Teahen scored, B. Butler to second on third baseman C. Blake's throwing error
- E. Brown flied out to center
- E. German singled to first, B. Butler out at home
- A. Gordon struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 6, Cleveland 4

  Bottom 7th: Cleveland
- C. Blake struck out swinging
- J. Gobble relieved J. Gobble
- V. Martinez doubled to left center
- V. Martinez to third on wild pitch
- T. Hafner hit sacrifice fly to deep left, V. Martinez scored
- J. Soria relieved J. Gobble
- J. Peralta struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- T. Mastny relieved C.C. Sabathia
- J. Buck struck out swinging
- T. Pena Jr. grounded out to pitcher
- D. DeJesus singled to left
- D. DeJesus stole second
- M. Grudzielanek struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5

  Bottom 8th: Cleveland
- R. Garko struck out swinging
- T. Nixon lined out to second
- B. Francisco flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- C. Blake at first
- M. Rouse at third
- M. Teahen fouled out to first
- B. Butler singled to center
- J. Gathright ran for B. Butler
- J. Gathright caught stealing, catcher to second
- E. Brown struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5

  Bottom 9th: Cleveland
- J. Gathright at designated hitter
- O. Dotel relieved J. Soria
- J. Barfield struck out swinging
- G. Sizemore doubled to deep left
- C. Blake flied out to left
- V. Martinez lined out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Cleveland 5
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
E. Brown E. Brown
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cleveland
R. Garko R. Garko
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI