Cleveland 2, Cincinnati 1

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 21, 2011 4:05 PM
Location - Progressive Field
Temperature - 72°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Miller, First Base - James Hoye, Second Base - Manny Gonzalez, Third Base - Phil Cuzzi,
Attendance - 40631

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 5 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cincinnati 25-21 15-11 10-10 L4
Cleveland 28-15 17-4 11-11 W2

Recap


Travis Buck's two-run homer in the seventh inning propelled the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1 victory over the visiting Cincinnati Reds on Saturday afternoon.
 
Homer Bailey and Josh Tomlin each tossed six scoreless innings before Scott Rolen's RBI groundout in the seventh.

The Indians answered in the bottom half when Asdrubal Cabrera led off with a base hit and Buck launched a two-out shot to right center against Bailey (3-1).
 
Tomlin (6-1) pitched seven innings, allowed three hits and struck out three. Vinnie Pestano and Chris Perez each tossed an inning of shutout relief, with Perez earning his 12th save.
 
Bailey allowed four hits and struck out four. Ryan Hanigan had two of Cincinnati's four hits.

The Indians (28-15) have the best record in baseball.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cincinnati   Cleveland
Homer Bailey Player Josh Tomlin
Loss W/L Win
7.0 IP 7.0
4 Strikeouts 3
4 Hits 3
2.57 ERA 1.29
Hitting
Cincinnati   Cleveland
Ryan Hanigan Player Travis Buck
2 Hits 1
0 RBI 2
0 HR 1
2 TB 4
.667 Avg .333

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cincinnati 4 0 4 .138 14 7 1 3 0 0
Cleveland 5 1 9 .172 5 6 2 0 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Cincinnati. The Indians have a W/L % of .704 after a win and .562 after a loss.
  • Cincinnati will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The Reds have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .550 after a loss.
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