Cleveland 8, Kansas City 7
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(54-79)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 3 1 0 3 0 0 7 11 0
Cleveland 0 1 0 2 0 1 1 3 X 8 13 2
WP: J. Smith (3-3) S: C. Perez (29)
LP: L. Coleman (1-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- J. Hannahan singled to right center, S. Duncan scored
Top 4th: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer singled to shallow center, A. Gordon scored
- M. Moustakas doubled to shallow right center, E. Hosmer and J. Francoeur scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- J. Hannahan tripled to deep right, J. Thome and J. Donald scored
Top 5th: Kansas City
- M. Cabrera doubled to left, S. Perez scored, A. Gordon to third, A. Gordon out at home, M. Cabrera to third
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- J. Thome homered to deep left
Top 7th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon homered to deep right center, J. Giavotella and A. Escobar scored
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera doubled to deep center, K. Fukudome scored
Bot 8th: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera homered to deep right, L. Chisenhall and K. Fukudome scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Gordon lf 4 2 3 3 1 1 1 0 1 .298
M. Cabrera cf 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .302
B. Butler dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .296
E. Hosmer 1b 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .274
J. Francoeur rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .283
M. Moustakas 3b 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .232
J. Giavotella 2b 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .253
    C. Getz 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
S. Perez c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
A. Escobar ss 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 .242
 Totals 34 7 11 7 1 2 5 1 11  
 Batting
2B - A Gordon (40, F Carmona); M Cabrera (35, F Carmona); M Moustakas (11, F Carmona).
HR - A Gordon (18, 7th inning off T Sipp 2 on, 1 Out).
S - A Escobar.
RBI - A Gordon 3 (71), M Cabrera (76), E Hosmer (56), M Moustakas 2 (17).
2-out RBI - E Hosmer, M Moustakas 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera 1, B Butler 1, J Giavotella 1.
GIDP - B Butler, J Francoeur.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - A Escobar (19, 2nd base off C Perez/C Santana).
CS - J Francoeur (10, 2nd base by F Carmona/L Marson).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Giavotella-A Escobar-E Hosmer, C Getz-A Escobar-E Hosmer).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
K. Fukudome cf-rf 3 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .284
A. Cabrera ss 5 1 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 .284
S. Choo rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
    E. Carrera ph-cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .270
C. Santana 1b-c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .239
J. Thome dh 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 2 .239
S. Duncan lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .271
J. Donald 2b 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
J. Hannahan 3b 4 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 3 .240
L. Marson c 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .218
    L. Chisenhall ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
    M. LaPorta 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 35 8 13 8 2 4 11 1 18  
 Batting
2B - K Fukudome (8, B Wood); A Cabrera (29, B Wood).
3B - J Hannahan (2, D Duffy).
HR - A Cabrera (21, 8th inning off L Coleman 2 on, 2 Out), J Thome (13, 6th inning off D Duffy 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Cabrera 4 (78), J Thome (41), J Hannahan 3 (31).
2-out RBI - A Cabrera 3, J Hannahan 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Duncan 2, L Marson 2.
GIDP - C Santana, J Hannahan.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Carrera (8, 2nd base off B Wood/S Perez).
 
 Fielding
E - E Carrera (3, field); C Santana (11, field).
Outfield assists - S Choo.
DP - 2 (J Hannahan-J Donald-C Santana, J Donald-A Cabrera-C Santana).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Duffy 5.1 6 4 4 2 7 1 1.64 5.55  
A. Crow 0.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.31 2.38  
B. Wood (H, 3) 0.1 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.33 3.56  
T. Collins (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.51 3.47  
L. Coleman (L, 1-4; BS, 1) 1.1 3 3 3 1 0 1 1.13 2.75  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
F. Carmona 6.1 8 6 5 1 2 0 1.33 4.85  
T. Sipp 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0.99 2.70  
R. Perez 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.19 2.50  
J. Smith (W, 3-3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.06 1.53  
C. Perez (S, 29) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.22 2.84  
HBP - J Giavotella (by F Carmona).
Pitches-strikes - D Duffy 102-68; A Crow 20-9; B Wood 24-18; T Collins 5-4; L Coleman 32-23; F Carmona 91-61; T Sipp 14-9; R Perez 13-7; J Smith 7-4; C Perez 19-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Duffy 5-7; A Crow 0-0; B Wood 1-2; T Collins 0-0; L Coleman 2-3; F Carmona 13-4; T Sipp 1-2; R Perez 1-0; J Smith 0-0; C Perez 0-0.
Batters faced - D Duffy 23; A Crow 4; B Wood 4; T Collins 1; L Coleman 7; F Carmona 27; T Sipp 3; R Perez 3; J Smith 1; C Perez 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Estabrook. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Angel Hernandez. 3B--Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 74 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, in from right.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 11:03 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
A. Gordon Alex Gordon
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cleveland
A. Cabrera Asdrubal Cabrera
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI