Cleveland 5, Kansas City 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 1
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 4 7 0
WP: J. Masterson (11-8) S: C. Perez (31)
LP: B. Chen (10-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
- C. Santana doubled to deep right center, K. Fukudome scored
- J. Thome singled to left center, C. Santana scored
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera homered to deep left, K. Fukudome scored
Top 4th: Cleveland
- J. Donald homered to deep left
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- A. Escobar singled to shallow left, S. Perez scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Cabrera scored
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon homered to deep center, S. Perez scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
E. Carrera cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .257
K. Fukudome rf 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291
A. Cabrera ss 2 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .278
    C. Phelps 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .150
C. Santana 1b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240
J. Thome dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .239
S. Duncan lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .253
    J. Head lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .062
J. Donald 2b-ss 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .296
J. Hannahan 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .243
L. Marson c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .221
 Totals 36 5 9 5 2 1 5 0 9  
 Batting
2B - C Santana (28, B Chen); J Donald (5, B Chen).
HR - A Cabrera (22, 3rd inning off B Chen 1 on, 0 Out), J Donald (1, 4th inning off B Chen 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Cabrera 2 (80), C Santana (67), J Thome (42), J Donald (4).
2-out RBI - C Santana, J Thome.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Carrera 1, J Thome 1, J Donald 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Masterson (2, field).
DP - 1 (C Santana-J Donald).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Gordon lf 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .304
M. Cabrera cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .302
B. Butler dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .296
E. Hosmer 1b 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .281
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .280
M. Moustakas 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .232
J. Giavotella 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .245
S. Perez c 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
A. Escobar ss 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247
    C. Getz ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
 Totals 31 4 7 4 1 1 6 0 6  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera (39, J Masterson); J Francoeur (43, J Masterson).
HR - A Gordon (20, 7th inning off J Masterson 1 on, 2 Out).
S - A Escobar.
SF - E Hosmer.
RBI - A Gordon 2 (74), E Hosmer (61), A Escobar (40).
2-out RBI - A Gordon 2, A Escobar.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera 1, J Giavotella 1.
GIDP - E Hosmer.
Team LOB - 4.
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Masterson (W, 11-8) 7.0 7 4 4 1 4 1 1.21 2.92  
V. Pestano (H, 20) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.04 2.35  
C. Perez (S, 31) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 2.68  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Chen (L, 10-6) 6.0 8 5 5 1 3 2 1.36 4.11  
E. Teaford 3.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.22 3.55  
WP - J Masterson.
HBP - S Perez (by J Masterson); C Santana (by B Chen).
Pitches-strikes - J Masterson 88-54; V Pestano 15-11; C Perez 12-7; B Chen 115-73; E Teaford 37-26.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Masterson 13-5; V Pestano 0-0; C Perez 0-3; B Chen 12-9; E Teaford 6-1.
Batters faced - J Masterson 29; V Pestano 3; C Perez 3; B Chen 28; E Teaford 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Mike DiMuro. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 91 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 4:07 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
J. Donald Jason Donald
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Gordon Alex Gordon
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI