70-64
3 - 2
74-61

Game Story

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- It's getting very crowded at the top of the AL Central. The surging Cleveland Indians have turned the division into one of baseball's best playoff races.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Cle 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 9 1
KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 9 1

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Cleveland
Yan Gomes doubled to left, Jason Kipnis scored
CLE 1 - KC 0
Bottom 8th: Kansas City
Lorenzo Cain hit into fielder's choice, shortstop to second, Alex Gordon scored, Jarrod Dyson to third, Erik Kratz out
CLE 1 - KC 1
Top 11th: Cleveland
Michael Brantley singled to right center, José Ramírez scored
CLE 2 - KC 1
Carlos Santana singled to right center, Michael Brantley scored
CLE 3 - KC 1
Bottom 11th: Kansas City
Salvador Pérez doubled to left, Jarrod Dyson scored
CLE 3 - KC 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournCF 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 1 2 .267
José RamírezSS 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .260
Michael BrantleyLF 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .311
Carlos Santana1B 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .229
Jason Kipnis2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .251
Yan GomesC 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 .285
Zach WaltersDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .175
Lonnie Chisenhall3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .294
Mike AvilésRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248
Tyler HoltRF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310
Totals 41 3 9 3 0 1 11 2 11
Batting
2B - M Bourn (12, J Shields); M Brantley (36, J Shields); J Kipnis (21, J Shields); Y Gomes (22, J Shields)
3B - J Ramirez (1, S Downs)
RBI - M Brantley (84), C Santana (65), Y Gomes (54)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Brantley 2, C Santana 1, L Chisenhall 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - M Bourn (9, 2nd base off J Shields/S Perez), M Brantley (17, 3rd base off J Frasor/S Perez)
CS - C Santana (2, 2nd base by J Frasor/S Perez)
Fielding
E - S Atchison (1, throw)
DP - 1 (C Santana-J Ramirez-T Bauer)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiRF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Jayson Nix1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .000
Omar Infante2B 5 0 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 .256
Alex GordonLF 3 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 .277
Billy Butler1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .275
Jarrod DysonPR-CF 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .291
Salvador PérezC 6 0 2 1 0 0 3 0 6 .265
Raúl IbañezDH 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 .172
Erik KratzPH-DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .225
Lorenzo CainCF-RF 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 .302
Mike Moustakas3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .204
Alcides EscobarSS 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
Totals 42 2 9 2 0 9 13 3 30
Batting
2B - S Perez 2 (24, J Tomlin 2); L Cain (25, T Bauer); A Escobar (27, T Bauer)
RBI - S Perez (59), L Cain (42)
2-out RBI - S Perez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Aoki 1, J Nix 2, J Dyson 1, S Perez 1, R Ibanez 2, E Kratz 1, M Moustakas 4, A Escobar 1
GIDP - M Moustakas
Team LOB - 16
Running
SB - O Infante (7, 2nd base off C Allen/Y Gomes), J Dyson (30, 2nd base off S Atchison/Y Gomes), L Cain (24, 2nd base off M Rzepczynski/Y Gomes)
Fielding
E - S Perez (6, throw)
DP - 1 (S Perez-A Escobar)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Trevor Bauer 5.2 4 0 0 5 6 0 1.40 3.99
Kyle Crockett(HLD, 3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.22 1.82
Scott Atchison(HLD, 10) 1.1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0.97 2.73
Nick Hagadone 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.86 1.37
C.C. Lee(BS, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.27
Marc Rzepczynski 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.28 2.98
Cody Allen 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.05 1.68
Josh Tomlin(W, 6-8) 2.0 4 1 1 1 4 0 1.24 4.40

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James Shields 7.0 5 1 1 1 4 0 1.24 3.38
Wade Davis 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.81 0.76
Greg Holland 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.99 1.69
Kelvin Herrera 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.14 1.42
Scott Downs(L, 0-4) 0.0 2 2 1 0 0 0 1.54 5.40
Jason Frasor 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.29 2.90
Pitching
WP - T Bauer
IBB - E Kratz (by N Hagadone); M Moustakas (by J Tomlin)
Pitches-strikes - T Bauer 105-64; K Crockett 5-4; S Atchison 19-11; N Hagadone 4-0; C Lee 1-1; M Rzepczynski 5-3; C Allen 21-13; J Tomlin 54-35; J Shields 112-74; W Davis 13-9; G Holland 10-7; K Herrera 16-12; S Downs 7-4; J Frasor 15-8
Ground balls-fly balls - T Bauer 4-5; K Crockett 1-0; S Atchison 4-0; N Hagadone 0-0; C Lee 1-0; M Rzepczynski 1-0; C Allen 0-1; J Tomlin 3-1; J Shields 7-9; W Davis 0-0; G Holland 1-1; K Herrera 2-0; S Downs 1-1; J Frasor 2-0
Batters faced - T Bauer 25; K Crockett 1; S Atchison 6; N Hagadone 1; C Lee 1; M Rzepczynski 1; C Allen 5; J Tomlin 11; J Shields 27; W Davis 3; G Holland 3; K Herrera 4; S Downs 2; J Frasor 3
Game Details
Game Time: 4:23.
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--John Tumpane. 3B--Bill Welke.
Weather: 86 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 35,089.