51-52
4 - 6
52-50

Game Story

Struggling Billy Butler found himself in a strange place, on the bench and out of the Kansas City Royals starting lineup. Carlos Santana homered twice for the Indians, who have lost five of six. Butler connected against John Axford, sending a drive over the Royals bullpen in left field. Butler...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 4 7 1
KC 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 X 6 10 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
homered to deep left
CLE 0 - KC 1
Mike MoustakasDFP
homered to deep right
CLE 0 - KC 2
Top 4th: Cleveland
Carlos SantanaDFP
homered to deep right center
CLE 1 - KC 2
Bottom 4th: Kansas City
Raúl IbañezDFP
tripled to right,
Alex GordonDFP
scored,
Raúl IbañezDFP
scored on second baseman
Jason KipnisDFP
's fielding error
CLE 1 - KC 4
Top 6th: Cleveland
Carlos SantanaDFP
homered to deep right,
Michael BrantleyDFP
scored
CLE 3 - KC 4
Top 7th: Cleveland
Jason KipnisDFP
hit sacrifice fly to shallow right,
Yan GomesDFP
scored
CLE 4 - KC 4
Bottom 8th: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
homered to deep left,
Salvador PérezDFP
scored
CLE 4 - KC 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 4 .247
Chris DickersonDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .324
Ryan RaburnDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .198
Michael BrantleyDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .315
Carlos SantanaDFP
1B
3 2 2 3 2 1 0 1 0 .222
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .316
Nick SwisherDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .205
Yan GomesDFP
C
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .273
David MurphyDFP
RF
4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249
José RamírezDFP
SS
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .143
Totals 33 4 7 4 2 2 7 1 9
Batting
2B - Y Gomes (17, A Crow)
HR - C Santana 2 (17, 4th inning off Y Ventura 0 on, 2 Out, 6th inning off Y Ventura 1 on, 1 Out)
S - J Ramirez
SF - J Kipnis
RBI - J Kipnis (31), C Santana 3 (45)
2-out RBI - C Santana
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kipnis 2, R Raburn 1, N Swisher 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - C Santana (3, 2nd base off K Herrera/S Perez)
Fielding
E - J Kipnis (4, field)
DP - 1 (C Santana-J Ramirez-J Tomlin)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .294
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .267
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .285
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 3 .200
Raúl IbañezDFP
1B
2 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .167
Billy ButlerDFP
PH
1 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .266
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
Nori AokiDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .258
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .280
Totals 32 6 10 5 3 1 6 0 10
Batting
3B - R Ibanez (3, J Tomlin)
HR - S Perez (12, 2nd inning off J Tomlin 0 on, 0 Out), M Moustakas (13, 2nd inning off J Tomlin 0 on, 0 Out), B Butler (4, 8th inning off J Axford 1 on, 2 Out)
S - J Dyson
RBI - S Perez (38), M Moustakas (40), R Ibanez (25), B Butler 2 (38)
2-out RBI - R Ibanez, B Butler 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, N Aoki 1
GIDP - N Aoki
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
E - M Moustakas (8, throw)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Josh TomlinDFP
5.1 7 4 3 0 5 2 1.19 4.47
Kyle CrockettDFP
0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.21 1.72
Carlos CarrascoDFP
(L, 3-4)
1.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.12 3.62
Nick HagadoneDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.11 2.84
John AxfordDFP
0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.47 3.43

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yordano VenturaDFP
6.1 6 4 3 1 7 2 1.32 3.63
Francisley BuenoDFP
(BS, 1)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.13 2.11
Jason FrasorDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.19
Kelvin HerreraDFP
(W, 2-2)
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.26 1.88
Aaron CrowDFP
(SV, 2)
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.15 2.49
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J Tomlin 86-56; K Crockett 21-13; C Carrasco 26-18; N Hagadone 3-1; J Axford 6-4; Y Ventura 101-69; F Bueno 4-3; J Frasor 2-2; K Herrera 17-9; A Crow 16-11
Ground balls-fly balls - J Tomlin 3-4; K Crockett 0-0; C Carrasco 3-0; N Hagadone 0-1; J Axford 1-1; Y Ventura 11-4; F Bueno 0-1; J Frasor 0-1; K Herrera 0-2; A Crow 2-1
Batters faced - J Tomlin 22; K Crockett 3; C Carrasco 6; N Hagadone 1; J Axford 2; Y Ventura 27; F Bueno 1; J Frasor 1; K Herrera 4; A Crow 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:02.
Umpires: HP--Jordan Baker. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Chris Conroy.
Weather: 93 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 33,460.