Originally posted on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 8/1/12

Sigh. Five in a row dropped by the Tribe. Three straight to the Twins, and now a pair to the Royals. They attempt to avoid the sweep tomorrow.

 

Scoring Summary Bot 1st: Kansas City - A. Escobar stole third, L. Cain stole second, A. Escobar scored, L. Cain to third on C. Santana’s fielding error - B. Butler grounded out to second, L. Cain scored Bot 2nd: Kansas City - J. Dyson singled to shallow center, C. Getz scored - A. Gordon doubled to deep left center, J. Dyson scored Top 4th: Cleveland - C. Santana homered to deep center Bot 5th: Kansas City - L. Cain doubled to left, A. Escobar scored, L. Cain to third advancing on throw Top 8th: Cleveland - A. Cabrera singled to shallow left, J. Hannahan scored, S. Choo to second

 

Cleveland AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg S. Choo rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289 A. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .279 J. Kipnis 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .267 M. Brantley cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .288 C. Santana c 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .235 J. Lopez dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242 J. Damon lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 C. Kotchman 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225 J. Hannahan 3b 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .238  Totals 32 2 5 2 1 1 3 0 10  Batting 2B – J Hannahan 2 (11, L Mendoza 2). HR – C Santana (10, 4th inning off L Mendoza 0 on, 1 Out). RBI – A Cabrera (45), C Santana (42). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – J Kipnis 1, M Brantley 2, C Kotchman 1. GIDP – J Lopez. Team LOB – 5.  Fielding E – C Santana (7, field).

 

Kansas City AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg A. Gordon lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .294 A. Escobar ss 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 .307 L. Cain rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 .280 B. Butler dh 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .302 M. Moustakas 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 S. Perez c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .320 E. Hosmer 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .228 C. Getz 2b 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .289 J. Dyson cf 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .263  Totals 30 5 6 4 0 2 5 4 3  Batting 2B – A Gordon (37, Z McAllister); L Cain (4, Z McAllister); J Dyson (8, V Pestano). RBI – A Gordon (39), L Cain (17), B Butler (65), J Dyson (8). 2-out RBI – A Gordon, L Cain, J Dyson. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – A Escobar 2, B Butler 1. Team LOB – 3.  Base Running SB – A Escobar (18, 3rd base off Z McAllister/C Santana), L Cain (3, 2nd base off Z McAllister/C Santana), C Getz (8, 2nd base off Z McAllister/C Santana), J Dyson (18, 2nd base off Z McAllister/C Santana).  Fielding E – M Moustakas (11, throw). DP – 1 (M Moustakas-C Getz-E Hosmer).

 

 Cleveland IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA Z. McAllister (L, 4-3) 6.0 5 5 4 2 3 0 1.23 3.42 V. Pestano 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.98 1.43 C. Perez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.99 2.75  Kansas City IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA L. Mendoza (W, 5-7) 7.1 4 2 2 1 3 1 1.47 4.32 J. Mijares 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.23 2.11 G. Holland (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.52 3.54 HBP – S Choo (by J Mijares). Pitches-strikes – Z McAllister 105-67; V Pestano 19-14; C Perez 9-8; L Mendoza 94-62; J Mijares 10-6; G Holland 14-9. Ground balls-fly balls – Z McAllister 11-8; V Pestano 1-2; C Perez 0-2; L Mendoza 9-11; J Mijares 1-1; G Holland 2-1. Batters faced – Z McAllister 25; V Pestano 4; C Perez 3; L Mendoza 27; J Mijares 4; G Holland 3.

 

 

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