Cleveland 4, Texas 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 4 8 1
Texas 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 7 0
WP: R. Betancourt (3-4)
LP: E. Guardado (3-3)
(63-68)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Texas
- M. Bradley singled to left, J. Arias scored, M. Young to second
Top 4th: Cleveland
- S. Choo tripled to deep center, J. Peralta scored
- R. Garko hit sacrifice fly to right, S. Choo scored
Top 5th: Cleveland
- D. Dellucci hit by pitch, F. Gutierrez scored, G. Sizemore to third, J. Carroll to second
Bot 8th: Texas
- G. Laird doubled to deep left center, J. Ellison scored, H. Blalock to third
- R. Vazquez walked, H. Blalock scored, G. Laird to third, C. Davis to second
Top 9th: Cleveland
- F. Gutierrez singled to center, A. Gonzalez scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore dh 4 0 0 0 1 3 2 .270
J. Carroll 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .268
D. Dellucci lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .248
    B. Francisco lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
J. Peralta ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .276
S. Choo rf 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .259
R. Garko 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .257
    A. Gonzalez pr-1b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .208
K. Shoppach c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .260
F. Gutierrez cf 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .234
A. Marte 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .190
 Totals 32 4 8 4 1 13 10  
 Batting
2B - F Gutierrez (21, V Padilla).
3B - S Choo (2, V Padilla).
S - K Shoppach.
SF - R Garko.
RBI - S Choo (36), R Garko (68), D Dellucci (44), F Gutierrez (33).
GIDP - J Peralta.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - A Marte (4, ground ball).
DP - 1 (R Garko).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Catalanotto lf 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 .272
M. Young ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .287
J. Hamilton cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .300
M. Bradley dh 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .320
    J. Ellison pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231
    B. Boggs ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
H. Blalock 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .265
M. Byrd rf 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .295
G. Laird c 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .283
C. Davis 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .269
J. Arias 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .375
    R. Vazquez ph-2b 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .304
 Totals 34 3 7 3 6 5 22  
 Batting
2B - G Laird (18, J Rincon).
RBI - M Bradley (65), G Laird (36), R Vazquez (40).
2-out RBI - M Bradley, G Laird, R Vazquez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, F Catalanotto 3, C Davis 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Arias (2, 2nd base off An Reyes/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Young-J Arias-H Blalock).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Reyes 7.0 4 1 1 4 4 0 2.22
J. Rincon (H, 2) 0.2 3 2 2 1 1 0 6.43
R. Betancourt (W, 3-4; BS, 3) 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.34
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla 5.0 5 3 3 1 8 0 4.98
J. Benoit 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.23
W. Madrigal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
J. Wright 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.23
E. Guardado (L, 3-3) 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.65
WP - J Rincon.
HBP - J Carroll (by V Padilla); D Dellucci (by V Padilla).
Pitches-strikes - An Reyes 107-61; J Rincon 20-14; R Betancourt 23-16; V Padilla 97-68; J Benoit 14-10; W Madrigal 11-8; J Wright 17-11; E Guardado 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - An Reyes 6-10; J Rincon 1-0; R Betancourt 3-1; V Padilla 4-3; J Benoit 1-0; W Madrigal 1-2; J Wright 1-1; E Guardado 1-0.
Batters faced - An Reyes 29; J Rincon 6; R Betancourt 5; V Padilla 22; J Benoit 3; W Madrigal 3; J Wright 4; E Guardado 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Mike Estabrook. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 3:14.
Attendance: 14,956.
Weather: 92 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
TEXAS DESIGNATED HITTER MILTON BRADLEY LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT LEG INJURY.
CLEVELAND FIRST BASEMAN RYAN GARKO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE NINTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 24, 2008 11:31 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
F. Gutierrez Franklin Gutierrez
2-4
1 RBI
 Texas
M. Bradley Milton Bradley
2-4
1 RBI