Minnesota 5, Cleveland 1

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, April 24, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Progressive Field
Temperature - 82°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Miller, First Base - Brian Runge, Second Base - Brian Knight, Third Base - Jim Joyce,
Attendance - 20219

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 8-9 6-5 2-4 W1
Cleveland 6-11 3-4 3-7 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Cleveland Indians have a 3-4 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 2-4 record on the road.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Indians have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Nick Blackburn pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.44. Fausto Carmona took the loss for Cleveland.
  • Justin Morneau had the only homerun for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Cleveland
Nick Blackburn Player Fausto Carmona
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 6.0
4 Strikeouts 7
6 Hits 8
1.29 ERA 6.00
Hitting
Minnesota   Cleveland
Jose Morales Player Asdrubal Cabrera
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 10 1 14 .278 17 9 5 3 0 0
Cleveland 8 0 11 .235 10 7 1 0 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Indians have a W/L % of .143 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The Twins have a W/L % of .375 after a win and .556 after a loss.
Advertisement