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Wednesday, April 15, 2009:
Indians 5, Royals 4
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sizemore, G, CF4021101.211
DeRosa, 3B5111004.171
Martinez, V, C3100201.361
Hafner, DH3121100.286
Choo, RF4021002.333
Garko, 1B4011013.278
Francisco, B, LF4000023.154
Graffanino, 2B3110122.143
Cabrera, A, SS3110011.276
Totals3351055617.252
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF3210210.226
Bloomquist, 2B3120001.231
c-Aviles, PH-SS2011000.194
DeJesus, LF4011002.235
Buck, DH3000122.400
Teahen, RF3010113.258
Butler, B, 1B2000003.154
a-Jacobs, PH-1B1111100.280
Gordon, A, 3B3001110.095
Olivo, C4000023.143
Pena, T, SS2000010.000
b-Callaspo, PH-2B2000000.286
Totals324746814.216
a-Walked for Butler, B in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Pena, T in the 7th. c-Singled for Bloomquist in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Graffanino (1, Ponson), Hafner 2 (3, Ponson, Mahay), Cabrera, A (3, Farnsworth), Sizemore, G (3, Ramirez, H).
TB: Graffanino 2; DeRosa; Choo 2; Garko; Cabrera, A 2; Hafner 4; Sizemore, G 3.
RBI: Sizemore, G (6), Garko (3), DeRosa (7), Hafner (7), Choo (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Francisco, B; Martinez, V; DeRosa; Graffanino; Garko; Choo.
SAC: Cabrera, A.
SF: Choo.
GIDP: Garko.
Team RISP: 5-for-17.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Choo (Teahen at 2nd base).
DP: (DeRosa-Graffanino-Garko).

BATTING
3B: Crisp (3, Lewis).
HR: Jacobs (2, 8th inning off Lewis, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Teahen; DeJesus; Aviles; Crisp 3; Jacobs 4; Bloomquist 2.
RBI: DeJesus (2), Gordon, A (3), Aviles (2), Jacobs (4).
2-out RBI: Gordon, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Butler, B 2; Olivo 2.
GIDP: Bloomquist.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: (Pena, T-Bloomquist-Butler, B).

ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Laffey5.13223503.38
Smith, J(H, 1)0.10000102.70
Lewis(BS, 1)(W, 1-0)1.24223116.75
Betancourt, R(H, 1)0.20000103.60
Wood, K(S, 1)1.00000003.00
Totals9.07446817.93
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Ponson6.06223304.50
Farnsworth(L, 0-2)0.123310016.20
Mahay1.21000306.75
Ramirez, H0.110010011.57
Tejeda0.20000000.00
Totals9.010555603.26
Balk: Farnsworth.
IBB: Sizemore, G (by Ponson), Martinez, V (by Ramirez, H).
HBP: Hafner (by Tejeda).
Pitches-strikes: Laffey 87-54, Smith, J 6-3, Lewis 41-20, Betancourt, R 8-6, Wood, K 7-6, Ponson 89-50, Farnsworth 17-10, Mahay 17-13, Ramirez, H 10-4, Tejeda 8-4.
Groundouts-flyouts: Laffey 5-4, Smith, J 0-0, Lewis 2-1, Betancourt, R 0-1, Wood, K 1-1, Ponson 10-3, Farnsworth 0-0, Mahay 1-1, Ramirez, H 0-1, Tejeda 0-1.
Batters faced: Laffey 21, Smith, J 1, Lewis 11, Betancourt, R 2, Wood, K 3, Ponson 26, Farnsworth 4, Mahay 6, Ramirez, H 3, Tejeda 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Smith, J 1-0, Lewis 1-1, Mahay 2-2, Tejeda 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Charlie Reliford. 1B: Larry Vanover. 2B: Sam Holbrook. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 59 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, R to L.
T: 3:01.
Att: 13,485.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
April 15, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media