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Scoring Summary Bot 3rd: Cleveland - J. Donald homered to deep right center - J. Kipnis grounded out to second, E. Carrera scored Top 4th: Oakland - J. Donaldson homered to deep left, Y. Cespedes and C. Carter scored Top 6th: Oakland - D. Norris grounded out to first, J. Reddick scored, J. Donaldson to second Top 7th: Oakland - S. Smith doubled to center, C. Crisp scored - C. Carter singled to left, S. Smith scored Bot 8th: Cleveland - B. Lillibridge hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Choo scored - C. Kotchman grounded out to second, L. Marson scored, M. Brantley to third Top 9th: Oakland - Y. Cespedes singled to pitcher, S. Drew scored, Y. Cespedes to second advancing on throw - J. Reddick doubled to right, Y. Cespedes scored

 

 Oakland AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg C. Crisp cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .256 S. Drew ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .214 Y. Cespedes lf 5 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .298 S. Smith dh 5 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 2 .243 C. Carter 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .274 J. Reddick rf 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .257 J. Donaldson 3b 5 1 2 3 1 0 2 0 3 .226 D. Norris c 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .197 C. Pennington 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .194  Totals 43 8 15 8 1 0 12 1 16  Batting 2B – C Crisp (18, C Allen); S Drew (2, V Pestano); Y Cespedes (20, C Kluber); S Smith (17, C Allen); C Carter (11, C Kluber); J Reddick (24, V Pestano); D Norris (7, C Kluber). HR – J Donaldson (3, 4th inning off C Kluber 2 on, 2 Out). RBI – Y Cespedes (63), S Smith (42), C Carter (30), J Reddick (66), J Donaldson 3 (17), D Norris (23). 2-out RBI – S Smith, C Carter, J Reddick, J Donaldson 3. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – S Drew 2, S Smith 1, J Donaldson 2, C Pennington 2. Team LOB – 8.  Base Running SB – C Crisp (29, 2nd base off C Kluber/C Santana).  Fielding E – J Donaldson (8, field).

 

Cleveland AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg J. Kipnis dh 5 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 3 .253 A. Cabrera ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274     J. Hannahan 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .222 S. Choo rf 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .277 C. Santana c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .244     L. Marson c 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 M. Brantley cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .287 B. Lillibridge 3b-ss 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .185 M. LaPorta 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .130     C. Kotchman ph-1b 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 J. Donald 2b 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .215 E. Carrera lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .308  Totals 34 4 7 4 1 3 8 0 15  Batting 2B – E Carrera (3, R Cook). 3B – E Carrera (3, T Blackley). HR – J Donald (2, 3rd inning off T Blackley 0 on, 0 Out). SF – B Lillibridge. RBI – J Kipnis (63), B Lillibridge (8), C Kotchman (45), J Donald (8). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – J Hannahan 1, S Choo 1, J Donald 1. Team LOB – 8.  Fielding E – J Donald (5, field).

 

Oakland IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA T. Blackley (W, 5-3) 5.2 3 2 2 2 5 1 1.09 3.50 P. Neshek (H, 2) 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.84 1.08 S. Doolittle (H, 10) 1.1 1 2 0 1 0 0 1.21 3.23 J. Blevins (H, 10) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 2.55 R. Cook (S, 13) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.01 2.40

 

 Cleveland IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA C. Kluber (L, 0-3) 6.0 8 4 3 0 7 1 1.65 5.16 C. Allen 1.0 4 2 2 0 3 0 1.25 2.04 J. Gomez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.36 5.11 V. Pestano 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 1.03 2.08 WP – J Blevins. HBP – M LaPorta (by T Blackley). Pitches-strikes – T Blackley 92-56; P Neshek 12-11; S Doolittle 30-17; J Blevins 4-2; R Cook 22-15; C Kluber 98-62; C Allen 27-19; J Gomez 16-10; V Pestano 25-17. Ground balls-fly balls – T Blackley 8-5; P Neshek 1-0; S Doolittle 2-3; J Blevins 1-0; R Cook 2-1; C Kluber 8-8; C Allen 1-0; J Gomez 2-0; V Pestano 2-2. Batters faced – T Blackley 23; P Neshek 3; S Doolittle 7; J Blevins 1; R Cook 5; C Kluber 27; C Allen 7; J Gomez 3; V Pestano 6.

 

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