Cleveland 8, Kansas City 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 5 11 1
Cleveland 0 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 X 8 16 1
WP: D. Huff (3-0) S: C. Perez (39)
LP: W. Smith (6-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- A. Moore doubled to deep left, S. Perez scored, M. Moustakas to third
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- E. Carrera singled to shallow center, L. Chisenhall scored, B. Lillibridge to second
- S. Choo doubled to deep left, B. Lillibridge scored, E. Carrera to third
- C. Phelps singled to shallow left, E. Carrera scored, S. Choo to third
Bot 3rd: Cleveland
- L. Chisenhall doubled to center, R. Canzler scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- S. Choo doubled to deep center, E. Carrera scored
- J. Kipnis grounded into fielder's choice, S. Choo scored, C. Phelps out at second
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- J. Kipnis singled to shallow left center, B. Lillibridge and E. Carrera scored, S. Choo to second
Top 6th: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep left, A. Gordon scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
- S. Perez singled to shallow left, A. Gordon and B. Butler scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bourgeois cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .276
    D. Lough ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
T. Abreu ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .276
A. Gordon lf 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .294
B. Butler 1b 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .315
S. Perez c 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .297
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .236
M. Moustakas 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243
A. Moore dh 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    B. Pena ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
J. Giavotella 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .229
 Totals 38 5 11 5 1 0 5 0 12  
 Batting
2B - B Butler (31, S Maine); A Moore (1, D Huff).
HR - B Butler (29, 6th inning off D Huff 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Butler 2 (106), S Perez 2 (38), A Moore (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bourgeois 2, B Pena 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Bourgeois (4, 2nd base by D Huff/C Santana).
 
 Fielding
E - M Moustakas (15, field).
DP - 2 (W Smith-T Abreu-B Butler, J Giavotella-T Abreu-B Butler).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 .282
C. Phelps dh 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 .208
J. Kipnis 2b 4 0 1 3 0 1 0 1 4 .257
C. Santana c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .258
R. Canzler lf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .312
    V. Rottino lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130
C. Kotchman 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .231
L. Chisenhall 3b 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .275
B. Lillibridge ss 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .194
E. Carrera cf 4 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .268
 Totals 39 8 16 8 0 3 5 1 23  
 Batting
2B - S Choo 2 (42, W Smith 2); L Chisenhall (4, W Smith).
RBI - S Choo 2 (62), C Phelps (4), J Kipnis 3 (75), L Chisenhall (15), E Carrera (11).
2-out RBI - J Kipnis 2, L Chisenhall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Santana 1, R Canzler 1, C Kotchman 1, B Lillibridge 1, E Carrera 1.
GIDP - J Kipnis, C Santana.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Kipnis (31, 2nd base off W Smith/S Perez).
 
 Fielding
E - C Kotchman (6, field).
PB - C Santana.
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
W. Smith (L, 6-9) 3.0 9 6 6 2 2 0 1.61 5.32  
E. Teaford 3.0 6 2 2 0 1 0 1.40 4.80  
V. Mazzaro 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.72 6.10  
G. Holland 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.34 2.77  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Huff (W, 3-0) 6.0 8 3 3 0 5 1 1.09 2.86  
C. Allen 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.44 3.67  
S. Maine 0.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 2.75 9.00  
J. Smith (H, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 3.05  
C. Perez (S, 39) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 3.34  
HBP - B Lillibridge (by E Teaford).
Pitches-strikes - W Smith 69-41; E Teaford 54-38; V Mazzaro 21-14; G Holland 9-7; D Huff 89-67; C Allen 15-9; S Maine 16-12; J Smith 19-11; C Perez 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Smith 4-5; E Teaford 7-3; V Mazzaro 3-0; G Holland 0-0; D Huff 5-11; C Allen 2-2; S Maine 0-1; J Smith 1-2; C Perez 1-2.
Batters faced - W Smith 19; E Teaford 17; V Mazzaro 5; G Holland 2; D Huff 25; C Allen 4; S Maine 3; J Smith 3; C Perez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Toby Basner. 2B--John Tumpane. 3B--Tim McClelland.
Weather: 62 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.

Updated on Friday, Sep 28, 2012 10:25 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
S. Choo Shin-Soo Choo
2-4
2 RBI