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Game Story

Before leaving frigid Progressive Field, Nick Swisher delivered a final message in his signature style. Swisher made the Indians' home opener one to remember. Cleveland's first baseman with the infectious attitude hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, two batters after Yan Gomes connected for a...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0
Cle 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 X 7 10 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Minnesota
Josh WillinghamDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Brian DozierDFP
scored
MIN 1 - CLE 0
Chris ColabelloDFP
homered to deep right center
MIN 2 - CLE 0
Bottom 6th: Cleveland
Yan GomesDFP
homered to deep center
MIN 2 - CLE 1
Nick SwisherDFP
homered to deep right,
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
scored
MIN 2 - CLE 3
Bottom 7th: Cleveland
Nyjer MorganDFP
singled to shallow right,
Yan GomesDFP
scored,
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
to third
MIN 2 - CLE 4
Nick SwisherDFP
doubled to deep center,
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
scored,
Nyjer MorganDFP
to third
MIN 2 - CLE 5
Michael BrantleyDFP
singled to shallow center,
Nyjer MorganDFP
and
Nick SwisherDFP
scored,
Carlos SantanaDFP
to second
MIN 2 - CLE 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
5 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167
Joe MauerDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .125
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .333
Chris ColabelloDFP
DH
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 4 .429
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .412
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .111
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 .417
Aaron HicksDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .267
Pedro FlorimónDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .125
Jason KubelDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Totals 33 2 9 2 1 3 11 0 14
Batting
2B - B Dozier (1, D Salazar); J Mauer (1, D Salazar); T Plouffe (2, C Allen)
HR - C Colabello (1, 1st inning off D Salazar 0 on, 2 Out)
SF - J Willingham
RBI - J Willingham (1), C Colabello (7)
2-out RBI - C Colabello
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Plouffe 2, K Suzuki 2
Team LOB - 8
Running
CS - O Arcia (1, 2nd base by D Salazar/Y Gomes)

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nyjer MorganDFP
CF
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Nick SwisherDFP
1B
5 2 2 3 1 0 1 0 2 .222
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .188
Carlos SantanaDFP
3B
2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .308
Michael BrantleyDFP
LF
4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 .333
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .143
David MurphyDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167
Yan GomesDFP
C
4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .300
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
DH
3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .600
Totals 33 7 10 7 2 4 5 0 13
Batting
2B - N Swisher (1, C Thielbar); C Santana (2, M Pelfrey); L Chisenhall (1, C Fien)
HR - N Swisher (1, 6th inning off M Pelfrey 1 on, 1 Out), Y Gomes (1, 6th inning off M Pelfrey 0 on, 0 Out)
S - N Morgan
RBI - N Morgan (2), N Swisher 3 (4), M Brantley 2 (5), Y Gomes (1)
2-out RBI - M Brantley 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Swisher 1, A Cabrera 2, D Murphy 1
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Brantley
DP - 1 (Y Gomes-A Cabrera)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Mike PelfreyDFP
(L, 0-1)
5.1 3 3 3 3 3 2 1.13 5.06
Casey FienDFP
1.0 3 3 3 0 0 0 1.88 10.13
Caleb ThielbarDFP
0.2 2 1 1 1 1 0 2.00 9.00
Samuel DedunoDFP
1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.00 5.40

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny SalazarDFP
5.2 7 2 2 3 4 1 1.76 3.18
Josh OutmanDFP
(W, 1-0)
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 0.00
Bryan ShawDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.50 0.00
Cody AllenDFP
1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.50 0.00
Blake WoodDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.50 0.00
Pitching
IBB - C Santana (by C Thielbar); J Willingham (by D Salazar)
Pitches-strikes - M Pelfrey 81-46; C Fien 18-13; C Thielbar 16-8; S Deduno 16-10; D Salazar 95-55; J Outman 5-3; B Shaw 9-8; C Allen 24-16; B Wood 15-10
Ground balls-fly balls - M Pelfrey 6-5; C Fien 1-1; C Thielbar 2-1; S Deduno 2-0; D Salazar 4-7; J Outman 1-0; B Shaw 0-0; C Allen 1-1; B Wood 0-0
Batters faced - M Pelfrey 22; C Fien 6; C Thielbar 5; S Deduno 5; D Salazar 25; J Outman 2; B Shaw 2; C Allen 5; B Wood 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:01.
Umpires: HP--Chris Conroy. 1B--Jordan Baker. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Weather: 46 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 22 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 41,274.