Cleveland 7, Minnesota 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(59-79)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 7 12 0
Minnesota 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 7 1
WP: D. Huff (1-0) S: C. Perez (35)
LP: T. Robertson (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
- C. Parmelee hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Willingham scored, R. Doumit to second
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Willingham doubled to shallow right, P. Florimon and B. Revere scored, J. Mauer to third
- J. Morneau hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Mauer scored, J. Willingham to third
Top 4th: Cleveland
- R. Canzler homered to deep left, M. Brantley scored
Top 5th: Cleveland
- S. Choo singled to shallow center, J. Hannahan scored
- R. Canzler singled, J. Kipnis scored, C. Santana to third, M. Brantley to second
Top 7th: Cleveland
- M. Brantley singled to shallow right, J. Kipnis scored, C. Santana to second
- C. Kotchman singled to first, C. Santana scored, M. Brantley to third, R. Canzler to second
- C. Phelps walked, M. Brantley scored, R. Canzler to third, C. Kotchman to second
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- J. Willingham doubled to left, J. Mauer scored
Bot 9th: Minnesota
- B. Revere grounded out to third, A. Casilla scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 .282
J. Kipnis 2b 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 3 .258
A. Cabrera ss 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 .271
C. Santana c 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .247
M. Brantley cf 3 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 2 .287
R. Canzler dh 4 1 3 3 1 1 1 0 3 .400
C. Kotchman 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 .227
V. Rottino lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    C. Phelps ph 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    E. Carrera lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
J. Hannahan 3b 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .229
 Totals 37 7 12 7 1 8 3 2 25  
 Batting
2B - J Kipnis (18, L Hendriks); J Hannahan (13, L Hendriks).
HR - R Canzler (1, 4th inning off L Hendriks 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - S Choo (53), M Brantley (58), R Canzler 3 (3), C Kotchman (49), C Phelps (1).
2-out RBI - R Canzler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Cabrera 1, M Brantley 1, R Canzler 2, C Kotchman 2.
GIDP - C Kotchman, J Hannahan.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - S Choo (18, 2nd base off L Hendriks/J Mauer), J Kipnis (27, 2nd base off K Waldrop/J Mauer).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Revere cf 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .298
E. Escobar 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .216
    M. Carson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .273
J. Mauer c 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .315
J. Willingham dh 3 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 .263
J. Morneau 1b 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .274
R. Doumit lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .283
C. Parmelee rf 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .245
T. Plouffe 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .238
    A. Casilla pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
P. Florimon ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 31 6 7 6 0 4 9 0 8  
 Batting
2B - J Willingham 2 (28, J Gomez, V Pestano); T Plouffe (14, C Perez).
S - E Escobar.
SF - J Morneau, C Parmelee.
RBI - B Revere (29), J Willingham 3 (101), J Morneau (69), C Parmelee (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Escobar 2, R Doumit 1, C Parmelee 1, T Plouffe 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - P Florimon (5, field).
DP - 2 (P Florimon-E Escobar-J Morneau, K Waldrop-J Mauer-J Morneau).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Gomez 3.0 3 4 4 3 3 0 1.37 5.33  
D. Huff (W, 1-0) 3.1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.00 0.00  
J. Smith (H, 18) 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.21 3.05  
V. Pestano (H, 35) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.04 2.08  
C. Perez (S, 35) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1.07 3.62  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
L. Hendriks 5.0 8 4 4 3 2 1 1.69 6.20  
T. Robertson (L, 1-2) 1.0 0 2 1 2 0 0 1.45 5.85  
A. Burnett 0.1 3 1 1 1 0 0 1.36 3.06  
K. Waldrop 1.2 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.66 2.84  
G. Perkins 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.13 2.58  
WP - K Waldrop.
IBB - J Mauer (by J Gomez); M Brantley 2 (by L Hendriks, by K Waldrop).
Pitches-strikes - J Gomez 59-31; D Huff 33-24; J Smith 21-13; V Pestano 17-12; C Perez 19-13; L Hendriks 108-65; T Robertson 20-8; A Burnett 19-10; K Waldrop 23-12; G Perkins 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Gomez 2-3; D Huff 1-4; J Smith 2-0; V Pestano 0-4; C Perez 2-1; L Hendriks 10-6; T Robertson 2-0; A Burnett 4-0; K Waldrop 4-0; G Perkins 3-0.
Batters faced - J Gomez 15; D Huff 10; J Smith 4; V Pestano 5; C Perez 4; L Hendriks 25; T Robertson 5; A Burnett 5; K Waldrop 7; G Perkins 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--David Rackley. 3B--D.J. Reyburn.
Weather: 64 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 18 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 8, 2012 4:53 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
R. Canzler Russ Canzler
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Willingham Josh Willingham
2-3
3 RBI