Indians Batter Angels 3-1

Automated InsightsAugust 22, 2013

Justin Masterson allowed just one run in 6 2/3 innings and Chris Perez collected his 20th save of the season as Cleveland shut down any hopes of a comeback to sneak past Los Angeles, 3-1. The Indians pitching staff combined to strikeout 12 batters in the victory. Los Angeles left 10 runners on base.


Masterson's record improved to 14-9 on the year after he allowed five hits with seven strikeouts and five walks. Perez earned the save after throwing one inning, giving up one hit, striking out two and walking no one. Jerome Williams (5-10) got tagged with the loss, registering 6 1/3 innings and allowing two runs on six hits with six strikeouts and two walks. Michael Bourn was terrific at the plate for the Indians, going 3 for 4 with a triple, a run, and a walk. Mike Aviles also had great output, going 2 for 4 with a run. Hank Conger was 2 for 3 with a double, an RBI, and a walk in the loss.

The Indians swept the three-game series on the road. They will face the Twins Friday at Progressive Field at 7:05 PM EDT.


Indians Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 96.9 M. Bourn CF 4 3 1 0 0 1 1
A- 90.0 M. Aviles SS 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
B+ 89.1 N. Swisher 1B 4 1 1 1 2 1 1
B 83.1 C. Santana C 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
B 83.1 J. Giambi DH 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
B 82.8 D. Stubbs RF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2
D 62.0 L. Chisenhall 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 62.0 M. Brantley LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- 61.0 J. Kipnis 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1


Angels Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 92.5 H. Conger C 3 2 0 0 1 1 1
B+ 88.0 P. Bourjos CF 4 2 0 0 0 0 1
B 86.5 K. Calhoun RF 3 1 0 0 0 1 0
B 85.4 J. Hamilton DH 3 1 1 0 0 1 1
B 84.4 A. Romine 2B 3 1 0 0 0 1 1
D+ 68.3 E. Aybar SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 2
D- 60.0 C. Nelson 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
D- 60.0 J. Shuck LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
D- 60.0 M. Trumbo 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2


Indians Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 94.8 R. Hill 0.1 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 4
A- 91.2 C. Allen 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 3 0 17
A- 90.4 C. Perez 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 2 0 13
B+ 88.5 J. Masterson 6.2 1.35 1.50 5 7 5 110


Angels Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
B 85.0 J. Williams 6.1 2.84 1.26 6 6 2 102
B 84.9 B. Boshers 0.2 0.00 1.50 0 1 1 13
C 73.8 D. De La Rosa 2.0 4.50 1.50 2 0 1 24