Cleveland 6, Minnesota 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(67-65)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 5 13 2
Cleveland 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 X 6 7 0
WP: J. Westbrook (5-7) S: J. Borowski (38)
LP: B. Bonser (6-11)
(74-57)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- T. Hafner homered to deep right center, A. Cabrera scored
Bot 3rd: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep center
Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett singled to right center, B. Buscher scored, J. Tyner to second
- T. Hunter singled to right, J. Tyner scored, J. Bartlett to third, T. Hunter out at second
- J. Morneau singled to left, J. Bartlett scored
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera singled to right, K. Lofton scored, G. Sizemore to third, A. Cabrera to second advancing on throw
Bot 8th: Cleveland
- R. Garko singled to left, A. Cabrera scored, T. Hafner to third, V. Martinez to second
- J. Peralta hit sacrifice fly to center, T. Hafner scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
- B. Buscher homered to deep right
- T. Hunter hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Tyner scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Tyner lf 5 2 4 0 0 1 1 .300
J. Bartlett ss 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 .281
T. Hunter cf 3 0 1 2 1 0 4 .300
J. Morneau 1b 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .285
M. Cuddyer rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .277
J. Kubel dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .257
M. Redmond c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .285
B. Buscher 3b 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 .276
N. Punto 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .198
    R. White ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155
 Totals 37 5 13 5 2 5 15  
 Batting
2B - M Cuddyer (24, J Westbrook); J Bartlett (19, J Borowski).
HR - B Buscher (1, 9th inning off J Borowski 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - T Hunter.
RBI - J Bartlett (38), T Hunter 2 (93), J Morneau (95), B Buscher (2).
2-out RBI - J Morneau.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 2, M Redmond 1, T Hunter 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Tyner (8, 2nd base off J Westbrook/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (21, ground ball); B Bonser (3, throw).
DP - 1 (J Bartlett-N Punto-J Morneau).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .279
A. Cabrera 2b 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .302
T. Hafner dh 3 2 1 2 1 1 2 .257
V. Martinez c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .304
R. Garko 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .303
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 .274
K. Lofton lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .299
T. Nixon rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256
    F. Gutierrez rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
C. Blake 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .265
 Totals 30 6 7 6 2 6 10  
 Batting
HR - T Hafner (19, 1st inning off B Bonser 1 on, 1 Out), G Sizemore (23, 3rd inning off B Bonser 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Peralta.
RBI - T Hafner 2 (77), G Sizemore (70), A Cabrera (8), R Garko (48), J Peralta (65).
2-out RBI - A Cabrera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hafner 2, K Lofton 1.
GIDP - R Garko.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Nixon (T Hunter at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (J Westbrook-R Garko).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bonser (L, 6-11) 7.0 5 4 3 1 6 2 4.72
C. Cali 0.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 5.28
P. Neshek 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.49
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Westbrook (W, 5-7) 6.2 10 3 3 2 4 0 4.38
R. Perez (H, 10) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.70
R. Betancourt (H, 25) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.43
J. Borowski (S, 38) 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 1 5.64
IBB - G Sizemore (by B Bonser).
HBP - V Martinez (by C Cali).
Pitches-strikes - B Bonser 99-65; C Cali 14-8; P Neshek 7-5; J Westbrook 104-68; R Perez 2-2; R Betancourt 16-10; J Borowski 18-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Bonser 6-9; C Cali 0-1; P Neshek 1-1; J Westbrook 8-6; R Perez 0-1; R Betancourt 0-3; J Borowski 0-2.
Batters faced - B Bonser 27; C Cali 4; P Neshek 3; J Westbrook 30; R Perez 1; R Betancourt 3; J Borowski 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Randy Marsh.
Ejections: MINNESOTA's Gardenhire by Wendelstedt (5th).
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 24,784.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
MINNESOTA LEFT FIELDER JASON TYNER SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.
MINNESOTA MANAGER RON GARDENHIRE WAS EJECTED BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE HUNTER WENDELSTEDT IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING FOR ARGUING A CALL AT FIRST BASE.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 29, 2007 5:36 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
B. Buscher B. Buscher
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cleveland
T. Hafner T. Hafner
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI