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Cabrera powers new-look Tribe past Jays

Shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera had two hits, including a two-run homer, to back rookie Jeanmar Gomez's five-inning effort as Cleveland held off a late charge by the Jays to win the three-game set at Rogers Centre.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crowe, CF3210110.259
Cabrera, A, SS5222001.273
Choo, RF2000101.293
Santana, C, C3011101.265
LaPorta, 1B4010005.249
Brown, J, DH4000022.000
Duncan, LF4000010.257
Valbuena, 3B3010010.164
a-Marte, A, PH-3B1000000.195
Donald, 2B4111011.260
Totals335743611.247
a-Popped out for Valbuena in the 8th.
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Wise, RF4010021.278
Escobar, Y, SS5111002.254
Bautista, 3B-1B4111111.260
Wells, V, CF4120000.275
Lind, DH3000102.219
Hill, A, 2B4122010.206
Overbay, 1B4010022.251
1-McDonald, Jo, PR-3B0000000.218
Buck, C3000011.276
Snider, LF4010001.240
Totals354942710.249
1-Ran for Overbay in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: LaPorta (11, Litsch), Crowe (15, Litsch).
HR: Cabrera, A (2, 1st inning off Litsch, 1 on, 0 out), Donald (3, 6th inning off Tallet, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Crowe 2; Santana, C; Valbuena; Cabrera, A 5; Donald 4; LaPorta 2.
RBI: Cabrera, A 2 (9), Santana, C (22), Donald (20).
2-out RBI: Donald.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Brown, J 2; LaPorta.
GIDP: LaPorta.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cabrera, A (2, 2nd base off Litsch/Buck).

BATTING
2B: Wells, V 2 (33, Gomez, J, Gomez, J).
HR: Hill, A (15, 2nd inning off Gomez, J, 0 on, 0 out), Escobar, Y (3, 7th inning off Sipp, 0 on, 2 out), Bautista (32, 7th inning off Herrmann, F, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Bautista 4; Escobar, Y 4; Wells, V 4; Wise; Hill, A 5; Overbay; Snider.
RBI: Hill, A 2 (39), Escobar, Y (28), Bautista (80).
2-out RBI: Hill, A; Escobar, Y; Bautista.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lind 2; Overbay; Buck; Bautista.
SAC: Wise.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: McDonald, Jo (1, 2nd base off Smith, J/Santana, C).

FIELDING
E: Escobar, Y (11, throw).
DP: (Escobar, Y-Hill, A-Overbay).

ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gomez, J(W, 2-0)5.05222211.50
Sipp(H, 10)1.21110315.18
Herrmann, F(H, 5)0.11110013.18
Perez, R(H, 5)0.21000003.29
Smith, J(H, 10)0.10000105.48
Perez, C(S, 12)1.01000102.13
Totals9.09442734.50
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Litsch(L, 1-5)4.06442115.79
Tallet3.01111316.18
Purcey1.00000101.61
Gregg1.00000103.54
Totals9.07553624.08
Litsch pitched to 3 batters in the 5th.

HBP: Crowe (by Litsch), Choo (by Tallet), Buck (by Gomez, J).
Pitches-strikes: Gomez, J 80-46, Sipp 34-24, Herrmann, F 7-5, Perez, R 17-9, Smith, J 8-5, Perez, C 9-7, Litsch 75-41, Tallet 39-23, Purcey 21-14, Gregg 21-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Gomez, J 7-3, Sipp 1-1, Herrmann, F 1-0, Perez, R 1-1, Smith, J 0-0, Perez, C 1-1, Litsch 4-5, Tallet 2-3, Purcey 1-0, Gregg 2-0.
Batters faced: Gomez, J 23, Sipp 6, Herrmann, F 2, Perez, R 3, Smith, J 1, Perez, C 4, Litsch 21, Tallet 11, Purcey 3, Gregg 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Smith, J 1-0, Tallet 3-2.
Umpires: HP: Alan Porter. 1B: Ed Hickox. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 75 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:59.
Att: 21,797.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
August 1, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media