Cleveland 5, Kansas City 4

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 2:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 59°
Umpires - Home Plate - Charlie Reliford, First Base - Larry Vanover, Second Base - Sam Holbrook, Third Base - Dan Iassogna,
Attendance - 13485

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 5 10 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 4 7 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 2-7 1-2 1-5 W1
Kansas City 5-4 3-3 2-1 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 3-3 record at home this season. The Cleveland Indians have a 1-5 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Royals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Indians have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Jensen Lewis pitched 1.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.75. Kerry Wood closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. Kyle Farnsworth took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Mike Jacobs had the only homerun for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cleveland   Kansas City
Aaron Laffey Player Sidney Ponson
Loss W/L Loss
5.1 IP 6.0
5 Strikeouts 3
3 Hits 6
3.38 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Cleveland   Kansas City
Travis Hafner Player Willie Bloomquist
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 2
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cleveland 10 0 15 .303 17 6 5 5 0 0
Kansas City 7 1 12 .219 14 8 4 6 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Texas. The Royals have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .667 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against NY Yankees. The Indians have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .286 after a loss.
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