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Wednesday, August 20, 2008:
Indians 8, Royals 5
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Aviles, SS4233000.326
German, E, 2B4010002.234
DeJesus, LF-CF4010010.294
Guillen, J, RF-LF3001010.253
Butler, B, 1B3000002.264
Gload, 1B1000000.269
Olivo, DH4000020.265
Gordon, A, 3B4110000.254
Buck, C2110100.221
Maier, CF1000001.339
1-Teahen, PR-RF1100010.246
Totals31574155.261
1-Ran for Maier in the 5th.
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sizemore, G, CF2100210.267
Gutierrez, F, RF4113011.234
Francisco, B, LF4100010.285
Peralta, Jh, SS3212010.277
Dellucci, DH3000110.250
Garko, 1B4011000.255
Shoppach, C3222110.264
Marte, A, 3B2000010.185
a-Choo, PH1100103.262
Carroll, 3B0000000.263
Cabrera, A, 2B2000020.224
Totals28858594.256
a-Walked for Marte, A in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Aviles (22, Jackson, Z).
TB: DeJesus; Aviles 4; Gordon, A; German, E; Buck.
RBI: Guillen, J (79), Aviles 3 (35).
SF: Guillen, J.
GIDP: Butler, B, German, E.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
SB: Aviles (5, 3rd base off Jackson, Z/Shoppach).

FIELDING
E: Gordon, A (15, throw).
DP: (Aviles-Butler, B).

BATTING
HR: Peralta, Jh (20, 1st inning off Meche, 1 on, 2 out), Shoppach 2 (14, 2nd inning off Meche, 0 on, 1 out; 8th inning off Ramirez, R, 0 on, 0 out), Gutierrez, F (7, 8th inning off Soria, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Peralta, Jh 4; Garko; Gutierrez, F 4; Shoppach 8.
RBI: Peralta, Jh 2 (69), Shoppach 2 (39), Gutierrez, F 3 (31), Garko (63).
2-out RBI: Peralta, Jh 2; Garko.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Choo 2.
SAC: Cabrera, A.
GIDP: Gutierrez, F.
Team RISP: 2-for-3.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Shoppach (6, throw).
DP: 2 (Cabrera, A-Peralta, Jh-Garko 2).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Meche7.02311924.01
Ramirez, R(H, 16)0.11221013.10
Soria(BS, 3)(L, 1-3)0.12332011.96
Fulchino0.10001009.90
Totals8.05865944.72
ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jackson, Z7.07541405.17
Rincon(W, 3-3)1.00000006.10
Lewis(S, 4)1.00000103.83
Totals9.07541504.38
HBP: Maier (by Jackson, Z), Peralta, Jh (by Soria).
Pitches-strikes: Meche 104-71, Ramirez, R 10-5, Soria 26-13, Fulchino 10-5, Jackson, Z 91-58, Rincon 13-7, Lewis 16-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Meche 5-5, Ramirez, R 1-0, Soria 0-0, Fulchino 1-0, Jackson, Z 7-7, Rincon 1-1, Lewis 0-2.
Batters faced: Meche 24, Ramirez, R 3, Soria 6, Fulchino 2, Jackson, Z 28, Rincon 3, Lewis 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Soria 1-1, Fulchino 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Angel Hernandez. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Marty Foster. 3B: Derryl Cousins.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:35.
Att: 23,920.
Venue: Progressive Field.
August 20, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media