Originally written on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 6/28/12

The Indians beat a left-handed starter! Wahoo!

 

Scoring Summary Top 2nd: Cleveland - J. Damon homered to deep right center, J. Lopez and M. Brantley scored Top 5th: Cleveland - S. Choo homered to deep left Bot 5th: Baltimore - J.J. Hardy homered to deep left, R. Flaherty scored Top 7th: Cleveland - A. Cabrera homered to right, L. Marson and S. Choo scored

 

 Cleveland AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg S. Choo rf 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 3 .276 A. Cabrera ss 5 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 .291 J. Kipnis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .274 J. Lopez 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .232     C. Kotchman 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .225 M. Brantley cf 3 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 .279 S. Duncan dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 5 .196 J. Damon lf 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 .213     A. Cunningham lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .183 J. Hannahan 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248 L. Marson c 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250  Totals 34 7 9 7 3 7 5 0 16  Batting 2B – M Brantley (22, W Chen); L Marson (4, W Chen). HR – S Choo (7, 5th inning off W Chen 0 on, 2 Out), A Cabrera (10, 7th inning off L Ayala 2 on, 1 Out), J Damon (4, 2nd inning off W Chen 2 on, 1 Out). RBI – S Choo (25), A Cabrera 3 (37), J Damon 3 (17). 2-out RBI – S Choo. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – S Choo 2, S Duncan 1, J Damon 1. GIDP – C Kotchman 2. Team LOB – 8.

 

 Baltimore AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg B. Roberts 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .196 X. Avery lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .219 J.J. Hardy ss 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 .243 A. Jones cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .295 C. Davis dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .267 M. Wieters c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .252 W. Betemit 3b 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .271 M. Reynolds 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .213 R. Flaherty rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .177  Totals 34 2 7 2 1 1 9 2 8  Batting 2B – J Hardy (15, Z McAllister); W Betemit (8, Z McAllister). HR – J Hardy (12, 5th inning off Z McAllister 1 on, 2 Out). RBI – J Hardy 2 (31). 2-out RBI – J Hardy 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – J Hardy 1, A Jones 1, M Reynolds 2. Team LOB – 6.  Base Running SB – X Avery (5, 2nd base off Z McAllister/L Marson), M Wieters (1, 2nd base off Z McAllister/L Marson).  Fielding E – W Betemit (12, field). DP – 3 (M Reynolds-J Hardy, B Roberts-J Hardy-M Reynolds, B Roberts-J Hardy-M Reynolds).

 

Cleveland IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA Z. McAllister (W, 2-1) 5.2 7 2 2 1 6 1 1.27 3.82 J. Smith (H, 11) 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 3.27 E. Rogers 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.54 1.93  Baltimore IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA W. Chen (L, 7-4) 6.1 6 6 6 3 3 2 1.32 3.73 L. Ayala 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 1 1.11 2.06 P. Strop 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.14 1.29 J. Johnson 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0.74 1.07 HBP – S Choo (by W Chen). Pitches-strikes – Z McAllister 105-67; J Smith 11-8; E Rogers 25-16; W Chen 98-57; L Ayala 14-6; P Strop 23-13; J Johnson 18-9. Ground balls-fly balls – Z McAllister 6-8; J Smith 2-2; E Rogers 0-3; W Chen 5-12; L Ayala 1-1; P Strop 3-0; J Johnson 2-0. Batters faced – Z McAllister 25; J Smith 4; E Rogers 6; W Chen 28; L Ayala 3; P Strop 6; J Johnson 5.

 

 

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