51-53
5 - 7
53-50

Game Story

Billy Butler and the surging Kansas City Royals wrecked things for the Cleveland Indians for the second straight night. Butler homered for the second consecutive game and the Royals overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Indians 7-5 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win. A day after his ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 12 0
KC 0 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 X 7 9 0

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Cleveland
Carlos Santana homered to deep center
CLE 1 - KC 0
Mike Avilés singled to center, Yan Gomes scored, David Murphy to second
CLE 2 - KC 0
Jason Kipnis doubled to deep right center, David Murphy and Mike Avilés scored
CLE 4 - KC 0
Michael Brantley doubled to shallow left, Jason Kipnis scored, José Ramírez to third
CLE 5 - KC 0
Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
Omar Infante grounded into fielder's choice, Alcides Escobar scored, Nori Aoki out at second
CLE 5 - KC 1
Bottom 4th: Kansas City
Alcides Escobar singled to shallow right, Mike Moustakas scored, Lorenzo Cain to third, Alcides Escobar to second advancing on throw
CLE 5 - KC 2
Nori Aoki tripled to right, Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar scored
CLE 5 - KC 4
Nori Aoki scored on passed ball
CLE 5 - KC 5
Bottom 5th: Kansas City
Billy Butler homered to deep left, Salvador Pérez scored
CLE 5 - KC 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason Kipnis2B 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 2 .247
José RamírezSS 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 .179
Michael BrantleyCF 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .316
Carlos Santana1B 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 2 .226
Chris DickersonLF 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 .286
Nick SwisherDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .202
Yan GomesC 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .276
David MurphyRF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250
Mike Avilés3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .261
Totals 37 5 12 5 1 4 8 0 19
Batting
2B - J Kipnis (15, J Guthrie); M Brantley (26, J Guthrie); C Santana (16, J Guthrie)
HR - C Santana (18, 2nd inning off J Guthrie 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Kipnis 2 (33), M Brantley (64), C Santana (46), M Aviles (25)
2-out RBI - J Kipnis 2, M Brantley, M Aviles
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ramirez 1, C Dickerson 2, N Swisher 2
GIDP - J Kipnis, M Brantley
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
PB - Y Gomes

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDH 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 .262
Omar Infante2B 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .265
Alex GordonLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .273
Salvador PérezC 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .284
Mike Moustakas3B 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .198
Billy Butler1B 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .268
Eric Hosmer1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
Lorenzo CainRF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .297
Jarrod DysonCF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .273
Alcides EscobarSS 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .278
Totals 33 7 9 6 1 2 8 0 10
Batting
3B - N Aoki (3, Z McAllister)
HR - B Butler (5, 5th inning off N Hagadone 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - N Aoki 2 (17), O Infante (49), B Butler 2 (40), A Escobar (30)
2-out RBI - N Aoki 2, A Escobar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Dyson 1
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
DP - 2 (O Infante-A Escobar-B Butler, O Infante-A Escobar-B Butler)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Zach McAllister(L, 3-6) 4.0 8 6 5 2 3 0 1.48 5.65
Nick Hagadone 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.09 3.68
Scott Atchison 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.96 2.93
Marc Rzepczynski 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.36 3.50
Cody Allen 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 2.00

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy Guthrie(W, 6-9) 5.2 10 5 5 2 4 1 1.38 4.70
Scott Downs(HLD, 7) 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.55 5.40
Kelvin Herrera(HLD, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.23 1.84
Wade Davis(HLD, 18) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.85 1.01
Greg Holland(SV, 27) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.98 1.86
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - Z McAllister 82-48; N Hagadone 17-11; S Atchison 8-5; M Rzepczynski 16-10; C Allen 7-6; J Guthrie 105-64; S Downs 14-8; K Herrera 12-8; W Davis 22-16; G Holland 15-11
Ground balls-fly balls - Z McAllister 9-4; N Hagadone 0-2; S Atchison 1-2; M Rzepczynski 0-0; C Allen 1-2; J Guthrie 10-6; S Downs 2-0; K Herrera 0-2; W Davis 1-1; G Holland 0-1
Batters faced - Z McAllister 22; N Hagadone 4; S Atchison 3; M Rzepczynski 3; C Allen 3; J Guthrie 27; S Downs 3; K Herrera 3; W Davis 5; G Holland 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:06.
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Chris Conroy. 3B--Jordan Baker.
Weather: 88 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 29,567.