Cleveland 8, Kansas City 3

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, May 21, 2009 2:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 77°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jim Joyce, First Base - Brian Runge, Second Base - Bill Miller, Third Base - Derryl Cousins,
Attendance - 23095

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 4 0 8 16 2
Kansas City 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 16-26 7-11 9-15 W2
Kansas City 21-20 14-10 7-10 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 14-10 record at home this season. The Cleveland Indians have a 9-15 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Royals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Indians have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Carl Pavano pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.10. Rafael Betancourt closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. Horacio Ramirez took the loss for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cleveland   Kansas City
Carl Pavano Player Zack Greinke
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 6.0
8 Strikeouts 8
6 Hits 8
4.50 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Cleveland   Kansas City
Asdrubal Cabrera Player Mitch Maier
4 Hits 2
2 RBI 0
0 HR 0
5 TB 2
.800 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cleveland 16 0 22 .400 20 13 8 3 1 2
Kansas City 7 0 9 .206 17 9 3 3 2 1

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Royals have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .526 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against Cincinnati. The Indians have a W/L % of .188 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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