75-69
3 - 4
77-66

Game Story

CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians were rewarded nicely for making it out of a harrowing ninth inning: They gained ground in the AL wild-card chase.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 10 1
Cle 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 X 4 5 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Cleveland
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
homered to deep right
KC 0 - CLE 1
Bottom 3rd: Cleveland
Drew StubbsDFP
grounded out to third,
José RamírezDFP
to third,
José RamírezDFP
scored on first baseman
Eric HosmerDFP
's fielding error
KC 0 - CLE 2
Bottom 5th: Cleveland
Yan GomesDFP
homered to deep right
KC 0 - CLE 3
Top 6th: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
singled,
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 1 - CLE 3
Bottom 7th: Cleveland
Carlos SantanaDFP
homered to right
KC 1 - CLE 4
Top 8th: Kansas City
Alex GordonDFP
homered to deep right,
Alcides EscobarDFP
scored
KC 3 - CLE 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Alex GordonDFP
LF
5 2 2 2 1 0 0 1 4 .272
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .239
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .303
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .291
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .287
Chris GetzDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 .230
Pedro CiriacoDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .257
David LoughDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .269
Carlos PeñaDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .207
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
George KottarasDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .179
Totals 34 3 10 3 1 2 12 1 13
Batting
2B - J Dyson (9, U Jimenez); A Escobar (18, C Allen)
HR - A Gordon (18, 8th inning off C Allen 1 on, 0 Out)
S - D Lough
RBI - A Gordon 2 (78), E Hosmer (74)
2-out RBI - E Hosmer
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gordon 2, E Bonifacio 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - A Gordon (10, 2nd base off U Jimenez/Y Gomes)
CS - L Cain (6, 2nd base by U Jimenez/Y Gomes), J Dyson (6, 2nd base by U Jimenez/Y Gomes)
Fielding
E - E Hosmer (8, field)

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .258
Nick SwisherDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .240
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .280
Carlos SantanaDFP
DH
3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .262
Michael BrantleyDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .234
Yan GomesDFP
C
3 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 .303
José RamírezDFP
3B
3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Mike AvilésDFP
3B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Drew StubbsDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
Totals 28 4 5 3 3 0 8 0 0
Batting
HR - C Santana (18, 7th inning off E Santana 0 on, 0 Out), A Cabrera (11, 2nd inning off E Santana 0 on, 2 Out), Y Gomes (10, 5th inning off E Santana 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - C Santana (64), A Cabrera (54), Y Gomes (34)
2-out RBI - A Cabrera
Team LOB - 0
Running
Picked Off - J Ramirez (1st base, W Davis)
Fielding
E - J Ramirez (1, field)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ervin SantanaDFP
(L, 8-9)
7.0 4 4 3 0 7 3 1.15 3.35
Wade DavisDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.72 5.50

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ubaldo JiménezDFP
(W, 11-9)
7.0 7 1 0 0 10 0 1.39 3.62
Cody AllenDFP
(HLD, 9)
0.1 2 2 2 0 1 1 1.29 2.71
Marc RzepczynskiDFP
(HLD, 2)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.86 1.29
Joe SmithDFP
(HLD, 22)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.24 2.38
Chris PérezDFP
(SV, 23)
1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.33 3.62
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 97-67; W Davis 10-5; U Jimenez 99-64; C Allen 14-8; M Rzepczynski 7-4; J Smith 2-1; C Perez 27-14
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 9-7; W Davis 2-0; U Jimenez 11-3; C Allen 0-2; M Rzepczynski 1-0; J Smith 1-0; C Perez 1-1
Batters faced - E Santana 25; W Davis 3; U Jimenez 26; C Allen 3; M Rzepczynski 1; J Smith 1; C Perez 6
Game Details
Game Time: 2:39.
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Dana DeMuth. 2B--Mike Estabrook. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Weather: 77 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 9,794.