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Game Story

The squirrel was fearless. Jason Kipnis and Michael Brantley hit two-run homers to back McAllister, powering the Cleveland Indians over the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Monday night when a trespassing squirrel ran around Progressive Field and provided some extra entertainment. Kipnis connected in the...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 6 0
Cle 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 X 4 11 3

Scoring Summary

Bottom 4th: Cleveland
Michael Brantley homered to deep right, Jason Kipnis scored
KC 0 - CLE 2
Top 5th: Kansas City
Alcides Escobar doubled to right center, Mike Moustakas scored
KC 1 - CLE 2
Jarrod Dyson safe at first on pitcher Zach McAllister's throwing error, Alcides Escobar to third, Alcides Escobar scored
KC 2 - CLE 2
Omar Infante singled to shallow left, Jarrod Dyson scored
KC 3 - CLE 2
Bottom 6th: Cleveland
Jason Kipnis homered to deep right center, Nick Swisher scored
KC 3 - CLE 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .269
Omar Infante2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .297
Eric Hosmer1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .275
Billy ButlerDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .200
Alex GordonLF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
Salvador PérezC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .227
Mike Moustakas3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .133
Alcides EscobarSS 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .305
Jarrod DysonCF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111
Justin MaxwellPH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
Totals 32 3 6 2 0 1 4 0 11
Batting
2B - A Gordon (7, Z McAllister); M Moustakas (3, Z McAllister); A Escobar (6, Z McAllister)
3B - O Infante (2, Z McAllister)
S - J Dyson
RBI - O Infante (10), A Escobar (8), J Dyson (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Butler 1, S Perez 1, M Moustakas 1
GIDP - E Hosmer, S Perez
Team LOB - 4
Running
CS - J Maxwell (1, 2nd base by M Rzepczynski/Y Gomes)
Fielding
Outfield assists - J Dyson

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournCF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .143
Nick Swisher1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .197
Jason Kipnis2B 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 .246
Lonnie Chisenhall3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .455
Michael BrantleyLF 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 .282
Asdrubal CabreraSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217
Jason GiambiDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000
David MurphyRF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291
Yan GomesC 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Totals 34 4 11 4 2 0 3 0 12
Batting
2B - N Swisher 2 (3, J Guthrie 2); J Kipnis (4, J Guthrie); L Chisenhall (6, K Herrera); Y Gomes (2, J Guthrie)
HR - J Kipnis (3, 6th inning off J Guthrie 1 on, 0 Out), M Brantley (4, 4th inning off J Guthrie 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Kipnis 2 (9), M Brantley 2 (18)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kipnis 2, J Giambi 1
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - L Chisenhall (2, field, throw); Z McAllister (1, throw)
DP - 2 (A Cabrera-J Kipnis-N Swisher, J Kipnis-A Cabrera-N Swisher)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy Guthrie(L, 2-1) 6.1 10 4 4 0 3 2 1.36 4.68
Kelvin Herrera 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 2.57

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Zach McAllister(W, 3-0) 6.0 6 3 2 1 2 0 1.18 2.28
Marc Rzepczynski(HLD, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.00 1.00
Cody Allen(HLD, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.38 0.00
John Axford(SV, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 3.12
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J Guthrie 98-69; K Herrera 25-17; Z McAllister 98-70; M Rzepczynski 13-8; C Allen 10-7; J Axford 7-5
Ground balls-fly balls - J Guthrie 8-13; K Herrera 2-2; Z McAllister 10-4; M Rzepczynski 1-0; C Allen 0-2; J Axford 2-1
Batters faced - J Guthrie 28; K Herrera 6; Z McAllister 26; M Rzepczynski 2; C Allen 3; J Axford 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:37.
Umpires: HP--Bill Miller. 1B--Vic Carapazza. 2B--Adam Hamari. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Weather: 69 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 10,789.