Cleveland 8, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(60-98)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 9 0
Cleveland 2 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 X 8 9 0
WP: Z. Putnam (1-1)
LP: F. Liriano (9-10)
(80-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- S. Duncan doubled to deep center, J. Kipnis and T. Hafner scored
Top 4th: Minnesota
- D. Valencia scored, T. Plouffe to second on wild pitch
Top 6th: Minnesota
- T. Plouffe doubled to center, D. Valencia scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- S. Duncan hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Kipnis scored
- M. LaPorta doubled to left, C. Santana scored, T. Hafner to third
- J. Hannahan singled to shallow center, T. Hafner scored, M. LaPorta to third
- K. Fukudome singled to shallow right, M. LaPorta scored, J. Hannahan to second
- J. Kipnis singled to shallow center, J. Hannahan and K. Fukudome scored, J. Donald to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .259
B. Revere lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .269
M. Cuddyer dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 .282
C. Parmelee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .350
D. Valencia 3b 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .246
T. Plouffe ss 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .236
L. Hughes 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .225
J. Benson rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .220
R. Rivera c 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .149
    M. Tolbert ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196
 Totals 36 2 9 1 0 0 13 0 18  
 Batting
2B - B Revere 2 (8, D Huff 2); T Plouffe (18, D Huff).
RBI - T Plouffe (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cuddyer 2, C Parmelee 2, J Benson 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (L Hughes-T Plouffe-C Parmelee).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Donald ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .310
J. Kipnis 2b 3 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 .294
C. Santana c 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .239
T. Hafner dh 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
S. Duncan lf 3 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 .261
M. LaPorta 1b 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 .246
J. Hannahan 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .246
T. Crowe cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
    K. Fukudome rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .256
E. Carrera rf-cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .249
 Totals 31 8 9 8 0 3 7 0 8  
 Batting
2B - S Duncan (15, B Duensing); M LaPorta (23, F Liriano).
SF - S Duncan.
RBI - J Kipnis 2 (19), S Duncan 3 (41), M LaPorta (52), J Hannahan (38), K Fukudome (22).
2-out RBI - J Kipnis 2, S Duncan 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Santana 1, M LaPorta 1.
GIDP - K Fukudome.
Team LOB - 4.
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Duensing 5.0 3 2 2 1 4 0 1.52 5.23  
F. Liriano (L, 9-10) 0.1 2 5 5 2 0 0 1.49 5.09  
J. Hoey 0.2 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.97 5.64  
S. Baker 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.17 3.14  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Huff 5.2 8 2 2 0 7 0 1.42 4.09  
Z. Putnam (W, 1-1) 1.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.41 6.35  
F. Herrmann 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.54 5.11  
WP - D Huff 2.
HBP - T Hafner (by F Liriano); R Rivera (by Z Putnam).
Pitches-strikes - B Duensing 80-50; F Liriano 25-10; J Hoey 12-9; S Baker 26-20; D Huff 101-67; Z Putnam 21-12; F Herrmann 27-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Duensing 6-6; F Liriano 0-1; J Hoey 4-0; S Baker 2-1; D Huff 5-7; Z Putnam 1-1; F Herrmann 2-1.
Batters faced - B Duensing 19; F Liriano 6; J Hoey 5; S Baker 6; D Huff 25; Z Putnam 6; F Herrmann 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Mark Lollo. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Alan Porter.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, in from right.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 25, 2011 3:59 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Plouffe Trevor Plouffe
3-4
1 RBI
 Cleveland
S. Duncan Shelley Duncan
1-3
3 RBI