Kansas City 9, Cleveland 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(49-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 7 17 0
Kansas City 1 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 X 9 12 0
WP: B. Chen (8-6) S: J. Soria (35)
LP: F. Carmona (11-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- B. Butler hit sacrifice fly to right, G. Blanco scored
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- S. Duncan homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Maier tripled to right center, W. Betemit and A. Gordon scored
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- Y. Betancourt singled to shallow left, K. Ka'aihue and A. Gordon scored
Top 5th: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera doubled to left, J. Donald scored, M. Brantley to third
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler singled to center, J. Kendall scored, B. Butler to second advancing on throw
- W. Betemit hit sacrifice fly to right, B. Butler scored
Top 6th: Cleveland
- C. Gimenez doubled to shallow left, J. Nix and J. Donald scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- Y. Betancourt homered to deep left
- J. Kendall hit sacrifice fly to left, C. Getz scored
Top 8th: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera singled to shallow right center, A. Marte scored, M. Brantley to third
- S. Choo doubled to left, M. Brantley and A. Cabrera scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Brantley cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .211
A. Cabrera ss 5 1 3 2 0 0 1 0 1 .287
S. Choo rf 4 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 .291
S. Duncan lf 5 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 7 .238
J. Nix dh 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
M. LaPorta 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .239
A. Marte 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
    T. Hafner ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .271
    L. Valbuena pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .163
J. Donald 2b 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .256
C. Gimenez c 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 .179
    T. Crowe ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .253
 Totals 41 7 17 7 1 3 7 0 24  
 Batting
2B - A Cabrera (12, B Chen); S Choo (24, K Texeira); A Marte (3, K Texeira); C Gimenez (3, B Chen).
HR - S Duncan (7, 2nd inning off B Chen 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Nix.
RBI - A Cabrera 2 (16), S Choo 2 (58), S Duncan (23), C Gimenez 2 (4).
2-out RBI - A Cabrera 2, S Choo 2, C Gimenez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Brantley 1, S Duncan 3, M LaPorta 2, T Crowe 1.
GIDP - A Marte, C Gimenez.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - S Choo.
DP - 2 (S Choo-C Gimenez, A Cabrera-M LaPorta).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
J. Kendall c 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .261
B. Butler 1b 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .309
K. Ka'aihue dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .191
W. Betemit 3b 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .340
A. Gordon lf 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
M. Maier rf 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Y. Betancourt ss 4 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 .269
C. Getz 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222
 Totals 31 9 12 9 1 1 0 1 7  
 Batting
2B - G Blanco 2 (2, F Carmona, F Herrmann); A Gordon (5, F Carmona).
3B - M Maier (5, F Carmona).
HR - Y Betancourt (12, 6th inning off H Ambriz 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Kendall, B Butler, W Betemit.
RBI - J Kendall (35), B Butler 2 (59), W Betemit (20), M Maier 2 (33), Y Betancourt 3 (55).
2-out RBI - Y Betancourt 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Blanco 1, B Butler 1.
GIDP - B Butler.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - J Kendall (10, 2nd base off F Carmona/C Gimenez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (Y Betancourt-C Getz-B Butler, Y Betancourt-C Getz-B Butler).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
F. Carmona (L, 11-11) 5.0 9 7 7 1 0 0 1.37 4.14  
H. Ambriz 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 1.79 5.90  
F. Herrmann 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.24 4.40  
T. Sipp 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.49 4.86  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Chen (W, 8-6) 5.2 11 4 4 1 5 1 1.51 4.61  
D. Hughes (H, 7) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.57 4.87  
K. Texeira 1.2 5 3 3 1 2 0 1.60 4.58  
B. Wood (H, 12) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 4.97  
J. Soria (S, 35) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.16 1.94  
HPB - C Getz (by F Carmona).
Pitches-strikes - F Carmona 87-56; H Ambriz 9-7; F Herrmann 32-17; T Sipp 14-8; B Chen 99-68; D Hughes 3-2; K Texeira 37-22; B Wood 2-2; J Soria 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Carmona 12-7; H Ambriz 1-1; F Herrmann 1-5; T Sipp 1-2; B Chen 9-6; D Hughes 0-1; K Texeira 3-1; B Wood 1-0; J Soria 1-2.
Batters faced - F Carmona 24; H Ambriz 3; F Herrmann 6; T Sipp 3; B Chen 27; D Hughes 1; K Texeira 11; B Wood 1; J Soria 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana DeMuth. 1B--Chris Tiller. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Kerwin Danley.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 19, 2010 4:25 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
A. Cabrera Asdrubal Cabrera
3-5
2 RBI
 Kansas City
Y. Betancourt Yuniesky Betancourt
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI