Cleveland 7, Minnesota 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 6 10 0
Cleveland 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 7 12 2
WP: C. Perez (1-2)
LP: M. Guerrier (2-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- S. Duncan doubled to right, M. Brantley and S. Choo scored
- T. Crowe grounded into fielder's choice, S. Duncan scored, M. LaPorta to third, J. Nix out at second
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera singled to shallow left, L. Marson scored, M. Brantley to third
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer hit sacrifice fly to left, D. Butera scored, D. Span to third on left fielder T. Crowe's fielding error
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- S. Choo doubled to left, M. Brantley scored
Top 7th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla doubled to left, D. Valencia and D. Butera scored, A. Casilla to third advancing on throw
Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel homered to right
Bot 8th: Cleveland
- S. Choo ground rule double to deep right, A. Cabrera scored, S. Choo picked off at third, pitcher to second
Top 9th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla singled to shallow center, J.J. Hardy and T. Plouffe scored
Bot 9th: Cleveland
- M. LaPorta homered to deep left center
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 5 .272
A. Casilla 2b 5 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 3 .272
J. Mauer dh 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 .315
D. Young lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .329
J. Kubel rf 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .265
M. Cuddyer 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .271
D. Valencia 3b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .347
J.J. Hardy ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .270
D. Butera c 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
    J. Thome ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
    T. Plouffe pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .115
    J. Morales c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 6 10 6 1 2 7 0 20  
 Batting
2B - D Span (16, J Gomez); A Casilla (3, R Perez); D Young (34, J Gomez); J Thome (13, C Perez).
HR - J Kubel (14, 8th inning off J Smith 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Mauer.
RBI - A Casilla 4 (12), J Mauer (58), J Kubel (66).
2-out RBI - A Casilla 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mauer 1, D Young 1, J Hardy 1.
GIDP - M Cuddyer.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Valencia-A Casilla-M Cuddyer, J Hardy-A Casilla).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Brantley cf 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .170
A. Cabrera ss 4 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 .271
S. Choo rf 5 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 .296
S. Duncan dh 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 2 .270
M. LaPorta 1b 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 3 .251
J. Nix 3b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235
    A. Marte 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204
T. Crowe lf 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 4 .248
J. Donald 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 .255
L. Marson c 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .188
 Totals 33 7 12 7 1 7 9 0 26  
 Batting
2B - A Cabrera (9, J Mijares); S Choo 2 (22, A Slama, J Mijares); S Duncan (8, F Liriano).
HR - M LaPorta (6, 9th inning off M Guerrier 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Cabrera (11), S Choo 2 (52), S Duncan 2 (22), M LaPorta (24), T Crowe (27).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M LaPorta 3, J Donald 1, L Marson 2.
GIDP - J Donald.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
Picked Off - S Choo (2nd base, M Guerrier).
 
 Fielding
E - J Nix (8, field); T Crowe (3, field).
DP - 1 (A Cabrera-J Donald-M LaPorta).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
F. Liriano 4.2 7 4 4 6 6 0 1.24 3.33  
A. Slama 1.1 1 1 1 1 2 0 2.36 7.71  
J. Rauch 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.31 2.90  
J. Mijares 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.21 2.81  
M. Guerrier (L, 2-7) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.13 3.44  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Gomez 5.1 4 1 1 2 3 0 1.10 1.56  
J. Germano (H, 1) 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.75 0.00  
R. Perez (H, 6) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.68 3.66  
J. Smith (H, 12) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.34 5.11  
C. Perez (W, 1-2; BS, 4) 1.0 3 2 2 0 2 0 1.29 2.44  
WP - F Liriano, J Gomez.
HPB - T Crowe (by J Rauch); D Butera (by J Gomez).
Pitches-strikes - F Liriano 110-61; A Slama 26-15; J Rauch 16-11; J Mijares 11-6; M Guerrier 7-5; J Gomez 98-58; J Germano 18-14; R Perez 15-11; J Smith 14-11; C Perez 18-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Liriano 10-2; A Slama 1-2; J Rauch 1-0; J Mijares 0-1; M Guerrier 0-2; J Gomez 7-6; J Germano 3-1; R Perez 1-1; J Smith 2-1; C Perez 2-2.
Batters faced - F Liriano 26; A Slama 6; J Rauch 4; J Mijares 3; M Guerrier 2; J Gomez 23; J Germano 4; R Perez 3; J Smith 4; C Perez 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--D.J. Reyburn. 3B--Greg Gibson.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 7, 2010 3:58 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
A. Casilla Alexi Casilla
2-5
4 RBI
 Cleveland
A. Cabrera Asdrubal Cabrera
3-4
1 RBI