Cleveland 5, Kansas City 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(39-52)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3 9 0
Cleveland 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 X 5 9 2
WP: F. Carmona (11-4) S: J. Borowski (26)
LP: J. De La Rosa (7-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- T. Hafner homered to deep right, V. Martinez scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- R. Garko homered to deep left
Top 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to deep right center, M. Teahen scored
- R. Gload singled to left center, B. Butler scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- F. Gutierrez doubled to deep center, R. Garko scored, J. Michaels to third
- J. Barfield hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Michaels scored, F. Gutierrez to third
Top 8th: Kansas City
- J. Smith homered to deep right center
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .279
M. Teahen rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .289
B. Butler dh 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .312
R. Gload 1b 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .262
A. Gordon 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .231
J. Smith ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 .214
J. Gathright lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .315
J. LaRue c 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .179
    E. German ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
 Totals 36 3 9 3 2 4 14  
 Batting
2B - B Butler (7, F Carmona).
HR - J Smith (1, 8th inning off R Betancourt 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Butler (17), R Gload (24), J Smith (5).
2-out RBI - B Butler, R Gload, J Smith.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Smith 1, J LaRue 3.
GIDP - M Grudzielanek.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Teahen (T Hafner at 2nd base).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 .279
C. Blake 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .268
V. Martinez c 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .321
T. Hafner dh 4 1 3 2 0 1 3 .266
J. Peralta ss 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .283
R. Garko 1b 3 2 2 1 1 0 2 .304
J. Michaels lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .288
F. Gutierrez rf 2 0 1 1 1 1 1 .292
J. Barfield 2b 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 .255
 Totals 29 5 9 5 6 10 15  
 Batting
2B - F Gutierrez (2, D Riske).
HR - T Hafner (15, 1st inning off J De La Rosa 1 on, 2 Out), R Garko (11, 4th inning off J De La Rosa 0 on, 0 Out).
S - F Gutierrez.
SF - J Barfield.
RBI - T Hafner 2 (60), R Garko (34), F Gutierrez (10), J Barfield (40).
2-out RBI - T Hafner 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Peralta 2, R Garko 1, G Sizemore 3.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - G Sizemore (25, 2nd base off J De La Rosa/J LaRue), F Gutierrez (3, 2nd base off J Gobble/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
E - R Garko (4, ground ball); J Barfield (11, throw).
DP - 1 (J Barfield-J Peralta-R Garko).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. De La Rosa (L, 7-10) 3.1 2 3 3 6 6 2 5.25
J. Gobble 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.78
D. Riske 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 2.53
J. Bale 2.0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Carmona (W, 11-4) 7.0 8 2 2 2 4 0 3.77
R. Betancourt (H, 19) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.30
J. Borowski (S, 26) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.30
Pitches-strikes - J De La Rosa 83-44; J Gobble 18-10; D Riske 34-26; J Bale 28-20; F Carmona 102-67; R Betancourt 16-11; J Borowski 13-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J De La Rosa 0-3; J Gobble 1-2; D Riske 1-1; J Bale 1-3; F Carmona 14-3; R Betancourt 1-2; J Borowski 2-1.
Batters faced - J De La Rosa 17; J Gobble 5; D Riske 6; J Bale 9; F Carmona 31; R Betancourt 4; J Borowski 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Chad Fairchild. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Time: 3:08.
Attendance: 29,657.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY PITCHER JORGE DE LA ROSA LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
KANSAS CITY PITCHER JORGE DE LA ROSA LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH A BRUISED LEFT THUMB.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 15, 2007 4:22 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
J. Smith J. Smith
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cleveland
T. Hafner T. Hafner
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI