Cleveland 7, Kansas City 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(50-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 7 13 5
Kansas City 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 10 0
WP: R. Perez (4-0) S: C. Perez (15)
LP: B. Wood (1-3)
(51-70)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- M. Maier safe at first on first baseman M. LaPorta's throwing error, B. Butler scored, W. Betemit to third, A. Gordon to second
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- W. Betemit singled to shallow left, C. Getz and G. Blanco scored, B. Butler to second
Top 8th: Cleveland
- M. LaPorta singled to shallow center, T. Crowe scored
- S. Duncan singled to shallow right, M. LaPorta scored, J. Donald to third
- A. Cabrera hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Donald scored, S. Duncan to third
- S. Choo singled to shallow right, S. Duncan scored, M. Brantley to third
- T. Hafner singled to shortstop, M. Brantley scored, S. Choo to second
Top 9th: Cleveland
- M. Brantley grounded out to shortstop, J. Donald scored, A. Marte to second
- A. Cabrera doubled to right, A. Marte scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Brantley cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .212
    L. Valbuena lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .163
A. Cabrera ss 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .290
S. Choo rf 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .290
T. Hafner dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 .270
J. Nix 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249
    C. Gimenez c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
T. Crowe lf-cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .253
M. LaPorta 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .243
J. Donald 2b 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256
L. Marson c 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .192
    S. Duncan ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243
    A. Marte 3b 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .223
 Totals 36 7 13 7 0 2 6 1 10  
 Batting
2B - M Brantley (3, K Davies); A Cabrera (13, G Holland).
SF - A Cabrera.
RBI - M Brantley (14), A Cabrera 2 (18), S Choo (59), T Hafner (38), M LaPorta (29), S Duncan (24).
2-out RBI - A Cabrera, S Choo, T Hafner.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 1, T Crowe 2.
GIDP - S Choo.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Donald (3, 2nd base off G Holland/J Kendall).
CS - M Brantley (2, 2nd base by K Davies/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - J Nix (10, field 2); M LaPorta (3, throw); A Marte (11, field); M Talbot (1, field).
Outfield assists - T Crowe.
DP - 2 (M Talbot-A Cabrera, 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 1 1 0 0 .275
J. Kendall c 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 .257
B. Butler 1b 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .312
K. Ka'aihue dh 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 .173
W. Betemit 3b 3 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 .340
A. Gordon lf 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .235
M. Maier rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .253
    J. Miller rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Y. Betancourt ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267
C. Getz 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
 Totals 37 3 10 2 0 4 5 0 22  
 Batting
2B - B Butler (35, C Perez); C Getz (8, M Talbot).
RBI - W Betemit 2 (22).
2-out RBI - W Betemit 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, A Gordon 2, M Maier 2.
GIDP - Y Betancourt.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
CS - A Gordon (3, 3rd base by M Talbot/L Marson).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Gordon.
PB - J Kendall.
DP - 2 (A Gordon-J Kendall, Y Betancourt-B Butler).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Talbot 4.2 8 3 2 4 2 0 1.50 4.23  
T. Sipp 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.48 4.82  
J. Germano 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.86 0.00  
R. Perez (W, 4-0) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.52 3.23  
C. Perez (S, 15) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.19 2.22  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Davies 7.1 7 3 3 0 5 0 1.52 5.14  
B. Wood (L, 1-3; BS, 4) 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 1.57 5.40  
D. Hughes 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.61 4.83  
G. Holland 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 2.20 9.00  
WP - K Davies, G Holland.
IBB - B Butler (by M Talbot).
HPB - B Butler (by J Germano).
Pitches-strikes - M Talbot 97-59; T Sipp 5-3; J Germano 19-12; R Perez 27-17; C Perez 22-15; K Davies 110-70; B Wood 18-10; D Hughes 11-7; G Holland 23-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Talbot 6-7; T Sipp 0-0; J Germano 2-2; R Perez 6-0; C Perez 1-1; K Davies 13-3; B Wood 1-2; D Hughes 2-0; G Holland 3-2.
Batters faced - M Talbot 24; T Sipp 1; J Germano 5; R Perez 7; C Perez 5; K Davies 26; B Wood 4; D Hughes 3; G Holland 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Tiller. 1B--Doug Eddings. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Dana DeMuth.

Updated on Friday, Aug 20, 2010 3:19 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
A. Cabrera Asdrubal Cabrera
2-4
2 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Gordon Alex Gordon
3-5