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Game Story

Corey Kluber struck out a career-high 11 and pitched a four-hitter for his first complete game, and David Murphy and Asdrubal Cabrera drove in two runs apiece, leading the Indians to a 5-1 win over the Royals on Thursday. Kluber (2-2) didn't walk a batter and let Cleveland manager Terry Francona...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 1
Cle 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 X 5 7 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 5th: Cleveland
Michael BrantleyDFP
singled to shallow center,
Carlos SantanaDFP
scored
KC 0 - CLE 1
David MurphyDFP
singled to shallow left,
Michael BrantleyDFP
and
Ryan RaburnDFP
scored,
Yan GomesDFP
to second
KC 0 - CLE 3
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
doubled to shallow left,
Yan GomesDFP
and
David MurphyDFP
scored
KC 0 - CLE 5
Top 7th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
safe at first on first baseman
Nick SwisherDFP
's fielding error,
Omar InfanteDFP
scored,
Mike MoustakasDFP
to second
KC 1 - CLE 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .301
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .195
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .275
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .280
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .153
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .300
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .368
Brett HayesDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 1 4 0 0 0 11 1 2
Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Aoki 1, A Escobar 1
Team LOB - 3
Running
SB - J Dyson (3, 2nd base off C Kluber/Y Gomes)
Fielding
E - B Chen (1, throw)
PB - B Hayes
DP - 1 (E Hosmer-B Hayes)

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Nick SwisherDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .205
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
Carlos SantanaDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .137
Michael BrantleyDFP
CF
3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .296
Ryan RaburnDFP
DH
2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .184
Yan GomesDFP
C
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .269
David MurphyDFP
RF
3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .290
Mike AvilésDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Totals 29 5 7 5 0 1 6 0 5
Batting
2B - A Cabrera (6, B Chen); J Kipnis (6, M Mariot); C Santana (3, B Chen)
S - M Aviles
RBI - A Cabrera 2 (7), M Brantley (19), D Murphy 2 (17)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kipnis 1, C Santana 1
GIDP - J Kipnis
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
E - N Swisher (3, field)
Outfield assists - M Brantley

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Bruce ChenDFP
(L, 1-2)
4.1 6 5 5 1 2 0 1.81 7.45
Michael MariotDFP
3.2 1 0 0 0 4 0 1.04 2.35

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Corey KluberDFP
(W, 2-2)
9.0 4 1 0 0 11 0 1.36 3.90
Pitching
WP - M Mariot
Pitches-strikes - B Chen 76-49; M Mariot 40-25; C Kluber 101-75
Ground balls-fly balls - B Chen 6-7; M Mariot 2-6; C Kluber 17-2
Batters faced - B Chen 19; M Mariot 12; C Kluber 31
Game Details
Game Time: 2:15.
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Vic Carapazza. 3B--Adam Hamari.
Weather: 49 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 4 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 10,440.