82-69
5 - 3
79-72

Game Story

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Terry Francona likened the atmosphere at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday to a playoff game in October. The crowd was into it. Every pitch mattered.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 5 8 0
KC 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 2

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
doubled to deep left center,
Emilio BonifacioDFP
scored
CLE 0 - KC 1
Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Emilio BonifacioDFP
scored
CLE 0 - KC 2
Mike MoustakasDFP
doubled to center,
Eric HosmerDFP
scored,
Billy ButlerDFP
to third
CLE 0 - KC 3
Top 6th: Cleveland
Michael BrantleyDFP
singled to shallow right,
Nick SwisherDFP
scored,
Carlos SantanaDFP
to third
CLE 1 - KC 3
Top 7th: Cleveland
Michael BournDFP
tripled to right,
Yan GomesDFP
scored
CLE 2 - KC 3
Nick SwisherDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Michael BournDFP
scored
CLE 3 - KC 3
Top 8th: Cleveland
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
doubled to left,
Drew StubbsDFP
scored
CLE 4 - KC 3
Top 9th: Cleveland
Michael BournDFP
homered to deep right
CLE 5 - KC 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournDFP
CF
4 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 .261
Nick SwisherDFP
1B
4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .245
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .278
Carlos SantanaDFP
DH
2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .271
Drew StubbsDFP
PR-DH
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Jason GiambiDFP
PH-DH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .181
Michael BrantleyDFP
LF
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .274
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .238
Ryan RaburnDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .280
Matt CarsonDFP
PR-RF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .227
Mike AvilésDFP
PR-3B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
Yan GomesDFP
C
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .290
Totals 33 5 8 5 1 5 6 0 15
Batting
2B - A Cabrera (32, W Davis)
3B - M Bourn (4, K Herrera)
HR - M Bourn (6, 9th inning off L Hochevar 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - N Swisher
RBI - M Bourn 2 (45), N Swisher (58), M Brantley (64), A Cabrera (61)
2-out RBI - M Brantley
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Raburn 2, Y Gomes 1
GIDP - N Swisher, J Giambi, M Brantley
Team LOB - 8

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .270
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B
4 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 .246
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 .302
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .290
Salvador PérezDFP
C
3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .292
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .236
David LoughDFP
RF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .283
Lorenzo CainDFP
PH-RF
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .253
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .269
Totals 34 3 9 3 0 4 7 2 12
Batting
2B - E Hosmer (31, C Kluber); M Moustakas 2 (25, C Kluber 2)
S - D Lough
SF - S Perez
RBI - E Hosmer (77), S Perez (71), M Moustakas (41)
2-out RBI - M Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bonifacio 1, S Perez 1, D Lough 2, J Dyson 1
Team LOB - 10
Running
SB - E Bonifacio (27, 2nd base off C Kluber/Y Gomes), J Dyson (32, 2nd base off M Rzepczynski/Y Gomes)
Fielding
E - E Bonifacio (9, field); Y Ventura (1, field)
DP - 3 (A Escobar-E Bonifacio-E Hosmer, Y Ventura-A Escobar-E Hosmer, E Hosmer-A Escobar)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Corey KluberDFP
4.2 6 3 3 3 2 0 1.23 3.62
Rich HillDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.74 6.39
Bryan ShawDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.22 3.54
Marc RzepczynskiDFP
0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.80 1.10
Cody AllenDFP
(W, 6-1)
0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.31 2.63
Joe SmithDFP
(HLD, 24)
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.23 2.30
Chris PérezDFP
(SV, 25)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.32 3.48

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yordano VenturaDFP
5.2 5 1 1 2 3 0 1.24 1.59
Will SmithDFP
0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.88 2.73
Louis ColemanDFP
(HLD, 3)
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.88 0.35
Kelvin HerreraDFP
(BS, 2)
1.0 1 2 2 0 1 0 1.21 3.95
Wade DavisDFP
(L, 7-11)
1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.72 5.48
Luke HochevarDFP
1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0.83 1.76
Pitching
HBP - Y Gomes (by K Herrera)
Pitches-strikes - C Kluber 79-47; R Hill 4-3; B Shaw 15-9; M Rzepczynski 11-7; C Allen 9-6; J Smith 11-8; C Perez 12-10; Y Ventura 86-50; W Smith 5-1; L Coleman 6-3; K Herrera 16-9; W Davis 24-12; L Hochevar 17-11
Ground balls-fly balls - C Kluber 7-6; R Hill 0-1; B Shaw 2-1; M Rzepczynski 1-0; C Allen 0-1; J Smith 1-1; C Perez 1-0; Y Ventura 8-6; W Smith 0-0; L Coleman 0-0; K Herrera 0-2; W Davis 4-0; L Hochevar 1-1
Batters faced - C Kluber 23; R Hill 1; B Shaw 3; M Rzepczynski 3; C Allen 3; J Smith 4; C Perez 3; Y Ventura 23; W Smith 1; L Coleman 1; K Herrera 5; W Davis 6; L Hochevar 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:11.
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Adrian Johnson. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 71 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 21,685.