Kansas City 2, Cleveland 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 1
Cleveland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
WP: B. Chen (10-5) S: J. Soria (24)
LP: J. Masterson (10-8)
(65-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- J. Francoeur grounded into fielder's choice, A. Gordon scored, M. Cabrera to third, B. Butler out at second
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- C. Santana walked, E. Carrera scored, J. Donald to third, A. Cabrera to second
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas singled to shallow right, B. Butler scored, J. Francoeur to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Gordon lf 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .301
M. Cabrera cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .301
B. Butler dh 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 .299
E. Hosmer 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .273
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .280
M. Moustakas 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .232
J. Giavotella 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .244
    C. Getz 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
B. Pena c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
A. Escobar ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .244
 Totals 37 2 12 2 0 2 3 0 18  
 Batting
RBI - J Francoeur (69), M Moustakas (18).
2-out RBI - M Moustakas.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gordon 1, B Butler 1, J Giavotella 1.
GIDP - B Butler.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
CS - M Cabrera (8, Home by J Masterson/C Santana).
 
 Fielding
E - J Francoeur (5, field).
DP - 1 (B Chen-B Pena-E Hosmer).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
E. Carrera cf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .272
J. Donald 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
    J. Thome ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .238
    C. Phelps 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164
A. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .283
C. Santana c 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .239
S. Duncan dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .265
    L. Chisenhall ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
K. Fukudome rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .274
M. LaPorta 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
J. Hannahan 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .238
J. Head lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 31 1 5 1 0 2 5 0 11  
 Batting
RBI - C Santana (63).
GIDP - K Fukudome.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - E Carrera (4, 2nd base by B Chen/B Pena).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Masterson-C Santana-M LaPorta).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Chen (W, 10-5) 7.1 5 1 1 2 4 0 1.36 3.94  
G. Holland (H, 15) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.91 1.82  
J. Soria (S, 24) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.34 4.39  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Masterson (L, 10-8) 6.0 9 2 2 2 3 0 1.21 2.83  
R. Perez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.18 2.45  
J. Smith 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 1.50  
V. Pestano 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 2.44  
Pitches-strikes - B Chen 104-64; G Holland 10-7; J Soria 12-6; J Masterson 113-78; R Perez 12-10; J Smith 5-4; V Pestano 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Chen 8-9; G Holland 0-1; J Soria 2-1; J Masterson 10-5; R Perez 2-1; J Smith 3-0; V Pestano 1-2.
Batters faced - B Chen 28; G Holland 2; J Soria 3; J Masterson 27; R Perez 4; J Smith 3; V Pestano 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Angel Hernandez. 2B--Todd Tichenor. 3B--Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 73 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 12 mph, in from center.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 28, 2011 3:51 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
3-5
 Cleveland
C. Santana Carlos Santana
1-3
1 RBI