Cleveland Indians vs. Kansas City Royals - Play-by-Play - April 15, 2012
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KAUFFMAN STADIUM
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
INDIANS 0 0 6 0 4 0 0 3 0 13 15 0
ROYALS 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 7 13 1
Top 1st
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorCleveland 0, Kansas City 0
  • Brantley grounded out, second baseman Getz to first baseman Hosmer.
  • A.Cabrera grounded out, shortstop A.Escobar to first baseman Hosmer.
  • Choo grounded out, second baseman Getz to pitcher Mendoza.
Bot 1st
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorCleveland 0, Kansas City 0
  • A.Gordon popped out to third baseman Hannahan.
  • Getz singled to center.
  • On Jimenez's wild pitch, Getz to second.
  • Hosmer walked on a full count.
  • Butler flied out to left fielder Duncan.
  • Francoeur struck out.
Top 2nd
0 run, 2 hits, 0 errorCleveland 0, Kansas City 0
  • Hafner singled to center.
  • Duncan grounded into a double play, third baseman Moustakas to second baseman Getz to first baseman Hosmer, Hafner out.
  • Kotchman singled to center.
  • Kipnis grounded out, second baseman Getz to first baseman Hosmer.
Bot 2nd
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errorCleveland 0, Kansas City 3
  • Moustakas doubled to right.
  • B.Pena singled to right, Moustakas to third.
  • Maier lined out to shortstop A.Cabrera.
  • A.Escobar hit an infield double to third, Moustakas scored, B.Pena to third.
  • A.Gordon struck out.
  • Getz singled to right, B.Pena scored, A.Escobar scored.
  • Getz stole second.
  • Hosmer walked.
  • Butler grounded out, first baseman Kotchman to pitcher Jimenez.
Top 3rd
6 runs, 5 hits, 1 errorCleveland 6, Kansas City 3
  • Hannahan grounded out, second baseman Getz to first baseman Hosmer.
  • Marson grounded out, second baseman Getz to first baseman Hosmer.
  • Brantley hit an infield single to second.
  • A.Cabrera singled to right, Brantley to third.
  • Choo doubled to right, Brantley scored, A.Cabrera scored.
  • Hafner was intentionally walked.
  • Duncan remained at bat on Hosmer's fielding error Duncan homered to left on a 1-1 count, Choo scored, Hafner scored.
  • Kotchman walked.
  • Kotchman stole second.
  • Kipnis walked on a full count.
  • Hannahan singled to left, Kotchman scored, Kipnis to second.
  • Marson grounded into fielder's choice, second baseman Getz unassisted, Hannahan out.
Bot 3rd
0 run, 2 hits, 0 errorCleveland 6, Kansas City 3
  • Francoeur grounded out, first baseman Kotchman to pitcher Jimenez.
  • Moustakas grounded out, second baseman Kipnis to first baseman Kotchman.
  • B.Pena singled to center.
  • Maier singled to right, B.Pena to third.
  • A.Escobar walked on four pitches, Maier to second.
  • A.Gordon grounded out, second baseman Kipnis to first baseman Kotchman.
Top 4th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorCleveland 6, Kansas City 3
  • Brantley grounded out, pitcher Mendoza to first baseman Hosmer.
  • A.Cabrera grounded out, first baseman Hosmer unassisted.
  • Choo struck out.
Bot 4th
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errorCleveland 6, Kansas City 4
  • Getz tripled to center.
  • Hosmer grounded out, shortstop A.Cabrera to first baseman Kotchman, Getz scored.
  • Butler struck out.
  • Francoeur grounded out, second baseman Kipnis to first baseman Kotchman.
Top 5th
4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errorCleveland 10, Kansas City 4
  • Hafner homered to right on a 1-1 count.
  • Duncan walked on a full count.
  • Kotchman singled to center, Duncan to second.
  • Mijares pitching.
  • Kipnis struck out.
  • Hannahan struck out.
  • Marson doubled to left, Duncan scored, Kotchman to third.
  • Brantley doubled to center, Kotchman scored, Marson scored.
  • A.Cabrera walked.
  • Choo grounded out, first baseman Hosmer unassisted.
Bot 5th
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorCleveland 10, Kansas City 4
  • Moustakas struck out.
  • B.Pena doubled to center.
  • Maier struck out.
  • A.Escobar grounded out, second baseman Kipnis to first baseman Kotchman.
Top 6th
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorCleveland 10, Kansas City 4
  • Coleman pitching.
  • Hafner singled to center.
  • Duncan walked on a full count, Hafner to second.
  • Kotchman flied out to center fielder Maier.
  • Kipnis flied out to right fielder Francoeur, Hafner to third.
  • Hannahan flied out to left fielder A.Gordon.
Bot 6th
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errorCleveland 10, Kansas City 5
  • R.Perez pitching.
  • A.Gordon walked on four pitches.
  • Getz flied out to right fielder Choo.
  • On R.Perez's balk, A.Gordon to second.
  • Hosmer flied out to center fielder Brantley, A.Gordon to third.
  • Butler singled to left, A.Gordon scored.
  • Wheeler pitching.
  • Francoeur grounded into fielder's choice, shortstop A.Cabrera to second baseman Kipnis, Butler out.
Top 7th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorCleveland 10, Kansas City 5
  • Marson struck out.
  • Brantley flied out to left fielder A.Gordon.
  • A.Cabrera struck out.
Bot 7th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorCleveland 10, Kansas City 5
  • Moustakas flied out to center fielder Brantley.
  • B.Pena grounded out, second baseman Kipnis to first baseman Kotchman.
  • Maier flied out to center fielder Brantley.
Top 8th
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errorCleveland 13, Kansas City 5
  • Choo flied out to center fielder Maier.
  • Hafner struck out.
  • Duncan walked on a full count.
  • Kotchman homered to right on a 2-1 count, Duncan scored.
  • Kipnis homered to center on a 0-0 count.
  • Hannahan grounded out, first baseman Hosmer unassisted.
Bot 8th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorCleveland 13, Kansas City 5
  • Sipp pitching.
  • A.Escobar grounded out, third baseman Hannahan to first baseman Kotchman.
  • A.Gordon fouled out to third baseman Hannahan.
  • Getz flied out to right fielder Choo.
Top 9th
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorCleveland 13, Kansas City 5
  • Bourgeois in as center fielder.
  • Maier pitching.
  • Marson flied out to center fielder Bourgeois.
  • Brantley singled to right.
  • A.Cabrera grounded into a double play, second baseman Getz to shortstop A.Escobar to first baseman Hosmer, Brantley out.
Bot 9th
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errorCleveland 13, Kansas City 7
  • Cunningham in as right fielder.
  • Asencio pitching.
  • Hosmer doubled to right.
  • Bourgeois struck out.
  • Francoeur flied out to left fielder Duncan.
  • Moustakas singled to right, Hosmer scored.
  • On defensive indifference , Moustakas to second.
  • B.Pena singled to right, Moustakas scored.
  • On defensive indifference , B.Pena to second.
  • On Asencio's wild pitch, B.Pena to third.
  • Maier struck out.
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