Cleveland 4, Chi. White Sox 3

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 1:05 PM
Location - Progressive Field
Temperature - 71°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jeff Nelson, First Base - Marty Foster, Second Base - Bill Welke, Third Base - David Rackley,
Attendance - 28603

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Chi. White Sox 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 7 0
Cleveland 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 7 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. White Sox 74-79 33-42 41-37 L1
Cleveland 76-76 40-34 36-42 W1

Recap

Asdrubal Cabrera continued his hot hitting with a tie-breaking home run and the Cleveland Indians defeated the visiting Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Tuesday in the opener of a doubleheader.

Travis Hafner and Kosuke Fukudome also homered for the Indians, who handed the White Sox their eight loss in nine games.

Cabrera's home run broke a 2-2 tie in the fourth inning. He is 8-for-13 in his last three games and has homered in back-to-back contests.

Fausto Carmona (7-15) won for the first time in five starts and recorded his first victory since Aug. 17. Chris Perez pitched the ninth for his 35th save of the season.

Gavin Floyd (12-12) fell to 0-2 in his last four starts and hasn't won since Aug. 29.

Adam Dunn had an RBI double for the White Sox. Alejandro De Aza drove in two runs with a single and a groundout.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Chi. White Sox   Cleveland
Gavin Floyd Player Fausto Carmona
Loss W/L Win
6.2 IP 6.0
7 Strikeouts 3
7 Hits 7
5.40 ERA 4.50
Hitting
Chi. White Sox   Cleveland
Adam Dunn Player Travis Hafner
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
0 HR 1
4 TB 5
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. White Sox 7 0 9 .219 9 6 3 2 1 0
Cleveland 7 3 17 .226 7 7 4 0 2 1

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Chi. White Sox. The Indians have a W/L % of .493 after a win and .506 after a loss.
  • Chi. White Sox will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The White Sox have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .468 after a loss.
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