Cleveland 8, Kansas City 4

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, June 9, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Progressive Field
Temperature - 70°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chuck Meriwether, First Base - Lazaro Diaz, Second Base - Eric Cooper, Third Base - Mike Reilly,
Attendance - 15038

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 12 2
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0 0 8 7 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 24-33 15-15 9-18 L2
Cleveland 26-34 13-14 13-20 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Cleveland Indians have a 13-14 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 9-18 record on the road.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Indians have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Royals have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Rafael Perez pitched 0.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 11.25. Juan Cruz took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Mark DeRosa had the only homerun for Cleveland. Miguel Olivo had the only homerun for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   Cleveland
Brian Bannister Player Cliff Lee
Loss W/L Loss
5.0 IP 6.0
5 Strikeouts 4
4 Hits 11
1.80 ERA 6.00
Hitting
Kansas City   Cleveland
Willie Bloomquist Player Mark DeRosa
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 4
0 HR 1
3 TB 5
1.000 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 12 1 17 .333 20 8 3 2 5 2
Cleveland 7 1 10 .233 13 7 7 4 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Indians have a W/L % of .269 after a win and .559 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The Royals have a W/L % of .440 after a win and .406 after a loss.
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