Kansas City 8, Cleveland 3
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(63-84)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 2 0 0 2 4 0 0 8 15 2
Cleveland 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 9 1
WP: Z. Greinke (11-10)
LP: F. Carmona (8-7)
(72-75)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- S. Choo hit sacrifice fly to deep center, G. Sizemore scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Aviles singled to left, M. Maier scored, D. DeJesus to second
- M. Teahen singled to center, D. DeJesus scored, M. Aviles out at home, J. Guillen to second
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- J. Carroll singled to center, A. Cabrera scored, G. Sizemore to second, G. Sizemore to third, J. Carroll to second on center fielder M. Maier's fielding error
Top 6th: Kansas City
- R. Gload singled to right, B. Butler scored, M. Teahen to third
- A. Callaspo singled to right, M. Teahen scored, R. Gload to second
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- A. Marte singled to third, V. Martinez scored, F. Gutierrez to second, F. Gutierrez to third, A. Marte to second on third baseman M. Teahen's throwing error
Top 7th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus scored, M. Aviles to second on wild pitch
- R. Gload singled to left, M. Aviles scored, B. Butler to second
- A. Callaspo singled to center, J. Smith scored, R. Gload to second
- J. Buck singled to center, R. Gload scored, A. Callaspo to third
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus lf 4 2 2 0 1 1 0 .297
M. Aviles ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .318
J. Guillen rf 5 0 2 0 0 1 4 .262
    J. Gathright cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
B. Butler dh 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .273
    J. Smith pr-dh 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .174
M. Teahen 3b 5 1 3 1 0 2 3 .251
R. Gload 1b 5 1 2 2 0 1 1 .271
A. Callaspo 2b 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 .296
J. Buck c 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .221
M. Maier cf-rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .333
 Totals 40 8 15 7 3 6 18  
 Batting
2B - J Guillen (38, F Carmona); M Teahen (27, F Carmona); D DeJesus (22, F Carmona).
3B - D DeJesus (6, E Mujica).
RBI - M Aviles (40), M Teahen (51), R Gload 2 (37), A Callaspo 2 (12), J Buck (44).
2-out RBI - M Teahen, R Gload, A Callaspo, J Buck.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Smith 1, M Maier 2, B Butler 1.
GIDP - R Gload, J Buck.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - M Maier (1, bobble); M Teahen (6, throw).
DP - 1 (R Gload-M Aviles).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore dh 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .267
J. Carroll 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .275
S. Choo rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 5 .301
V. Martinez c 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .272
B. Francisco lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .272
M. Aubrey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200
F. Gutierrez cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243
A. Marte 3b 4 0 1 1 0 3 0 .215
A. Cabrera ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .247
 Totals 34 3 9 3 1 6 12  
 Batting
2B - G Sizemore (35, Z Greinke).
SF - S Choo.
RBI - S Choo (49), J Carroll (30), A Marte (15).
2-out RBI - J Carroll, A Marte.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 3, A Cabrera 2.
GIDP - V Martinez.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - A Marte (6, ground ball).
Outfield assists - F Gutierrez (M Aviles at Home).
DP - 2 (J Carroll-A Cabrera-M Aubrey, A Marte-M Aubrey).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 11-10) 6.0 9 3 3 1 5 0 3.73
J. Bale 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
L. Nunez 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.46
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Carmona (L, 8-7) 6.1 11 7 7 3 2 0 5.16
R. Rundles 0.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.50
E. Mujica 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 6.27
J. Meloan 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
WP - F Carmona.
Pitches-strikes - Z Greinke 95-61; J Bale 6-6; L Nunez 21-17; F Carmona 96-60; R Rundles 8-7; E Mujica 20-14; J Meloan 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Greinke 5-8; J Bale 2-1; L Nunez 2-3; F Carmona 14-2; R Rundles 0-0; E Mujica 0-3; J Meloan 0-1.
Batters faced - Z Greinke 27; J Bale 3; L Nunez 6; F Carmona 31; R Rundles 3; E Mujica 6; J Meloan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--D.J. Reyburn. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 2:49. (Plus rain delay totaling 134 minutes in the 1st).
Weather: 72 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 11 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 13, 2008 6:16 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Teahen Mark Teahen
3-5
1 RBI
 Cleveland
J. Carroll Jamey Carroll
2-4
1 RBI