Cleveland 8, Minnesota 1

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, August 5, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Progressive Field
Temperature - 70°
Umpires - Home Plate - Larry Vanover, First Base - Ted Barrett, Second Base - James Hoye, Third Base - Sam Holbrook,
Attendance - 17683

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 7 1
Cleveland 0 2 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 8 11 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 53-54 31-23 22-31 L1
Cleveland 45-62 23-30 22-32 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Cleveland Indians have a 23-30 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 22-31 record on the road.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Indians have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Aaron Laffey pitched 8.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.58. Francisco Liriano took the loss for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Cleveland
Francisco Liriano Player Aaron Laffey
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 8.0
4 Strikeouts 5
8 Hits 6
7.20 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Minnesota   Cleveland
Orlando CabreraPlayer Asdrubal Cabrera
3 Hits 3
0 RBI 2
0 HR 0
4 TB 4
.750 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 7 0 8 .206 14 6 1 1 0 1
Cleveland 11 0 14 .344 20 10 8 6 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Indians have a W/L % of .289 after a win and .516 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The Twins have a W/L % of .481 after a win and .509 after a loss.
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