THESHOW
CLEVELAND INDIANS AT KANSAS CITY ROYALS
09/23/2024
 
THESHOW
CLEVELAND INDIANS AT KANSAS CITY ROYALS
GAME ID: 2799 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD, 2024 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland Indians (67-82) 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 9 1
Kansas City Royals (83-66) 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 X 5 6 0
Indians Lose, 5-4, at Kauffman Stadium
Getting a good performance from first baseman Freddie Freeman, the Kansas City Royals defeated the Cleveland Indians, 5-4. Freeman went 3-4 with a home run and 2 doubles, while adding 3 RBI and scoring once for the Royals. Gerrit Cole got the win, improving to 6-9. He worked 6.1 innings, giving up 4 runs on 8 hits, while striking out 4 and walking 0. Beau Burrows, credited with the save, is now 33 for 39 in save opportunities.

Early in the game, Freeman had a 3-run home run for Kansas City. It was his 31st home run of the season and put the Royals on top, 4-1.

Freeman told a Kansas City Observer reporter that he was "satisfied" with the win.

Kansas City is now riding a 3-game win streak.
CLEVELAND BATTING LINESCORES KANSAS CITY BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Gonzáles 2B 2 1 1 2 0 0 1 .246 23 66
   a-J. Gibbs PH, CF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .249 11 33
L. Richardson 1B 4 1 1 2 0 2 2 .254 14 58
T. García C 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .304 9 58
J. Gallo 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254 32 91
A. Silva LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .228 28 66
H. Soto RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .241 6 24
P. Cantrell DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .245 30 83
A. Franklin CF, 2B 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .217 7 55
D. Ortíz SS 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .215 0 11
   b-D. Spencer PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .252 6 17
   c-D. Nichols PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 0 0
Totals 35 4 9 4 1 9 10      
a - J. Gibbs pinch hit for J. Gonzáles in the 7th
b - D. Spencer pinch hit for D. Ortíz in the 9th
c - D. Nichols pinch ran for D. Spencer in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: A. Silva (19, 8th Inning off B. Burrows, 0 on, 2 outs) A. Franklin (14, 5th Inning off G. Cole, 0 on, 1 out)
Triples: H. Soto (2, 2nd Inning off G. Cole, 0 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: L. Richardson (14, 5th Inning off G. Cole, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: A. Silva 2 , J. Gonzáles , D. Ortíz 2 , L. Richardson 4 , T. García , H. Soto 3 , A. Franklin 3
2-out RBI: J. Gonzáles , L. Richardson
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: P. Cantrell , L. Richardson , T. García , H. Soto
Sac Fly: J. Gonzáles
Team LOB: 6

BASERUNNING
SB: J. Gonzáles (55) , D. Ortíz 2 (15)

FIELDING
Errors: L. Richardson (6)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
D. Burt 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .270 7 36
S. Bennett C 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .271 7 28
M. Trout CF 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .301 25 92
F. Freeman 1B 4 1 3 3 0 1 2 .289 31 114
J. Lamb 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .256 2 11
J. Harris LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .238 1 8
D. Magee RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .198 0 5
J. Rivera DH 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .268 7 19
O. Herrera SS 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .283 1 26
Totals 31 5 6 5 2 6 11      
BATTING
Doubles: S. Bennett 2 (17, 3rd Inning off M. Davis, 1 on, 2 outs; 5th Inning off M. Davis, 1 on, 1 out) F. Freeman 2 (30, 2nd Inning off M. Davis, 0 on, 0 outs; 8th Inning off L. Jimenez, 0 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: F. Freeman (31, 3rd Inning off M. Davis, 2 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: S. Bennett 4 , O. Herrera , F. Freeman 8
2-out RBI: S. Bennett , F. Freeman
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Magee , J. Lamb , J. Harris
Team LOB: 4
CLEVELAND PITCHING LINESCORES KANSAS CITY PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
M. Davis L (8-9) 5.0 5 5 1 2 4 1 98 60 4.25
S. Rollins 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 5 3.39
E. James 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 4.24
L. Jimenez 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 24 15 5.14
PITCHING
Game Score: M. Davis 47
Batters Faced: M. Davis 23, S. Rollins 3, E. James 1, L. Jimenez 6
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: M. Davis 4-7, S. Rollins 1-2, E. James 1-0, L. Jimenez 3-0
Pitches - Strikes: M. Davis 98-60, S. Rollins 6-5, E. James 4-3, L. Jimenez 24-15
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
G. Cole W (6-9) 6.1 8 4 4 0 4 1 103 69 3.89
J. Estrada H (4) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 4 4.68
V. Payano H (11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 13 9 4.38
B. Burrows SV (33) 1.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 23 15 2.51
PITCHING
Game Score: G. Cole 45
Batters Faced: G. Cole 27, J. Estrada 1, V. Payano 3, B. Burrows 6
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: G. Cole 10-5, J. Estrada 0-0, V. Payano 0-1, B. Burrows 2-0
Pitches - Strikes: G. Cole 103-69, J. Estrada 5-4, V. Payano 13-9, B. Burrows 23-15
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Estrada 1-0 , V. Payano 1-0
WP: J. Estrada
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Freddie Freeman
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Weather: Partly Cloudy (72 degrees), wind blowing out to left at 10 mph
Start Time: 1:10 pm EST
Time: 2:48
Attendance: 36099
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