Box Score: Indians 3, Royals 6

So in the end, this wasn’t too bad of a game right? Justin Masterson gave up four runs in six innings for his 15th loss of the season, while the Indians couldn’t muster enough late offense for the victory.

Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
– B. Pena singled to shallow left, J. Francoeur scored
– I. Falu singled to shallow center, B. Pena scored, D. Lough to third, I. Falu out at second
Top 3rd: Cleveland
– M. Brantley singled to shallow center, A. Cabrera scored, C. Santana to second
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
– M. Moustakas hit sacrifice fly to right center, J. Dyson scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
– M. Moustakas grounded out to second, I. Falu scored, J. Dyson to third, A. Escobar to second
Top 7th: Cleveland
– C. Santana singled to shallow center, E. Carrera and S. Choo scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
– E. Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Moustakas scored
– B. Pena doubled to left, J. Francoeur scored, B. Pena to third advancing on throw
S. Choo rf411000100.276
J. Kipnis 2b501000100.255
A. Cabrera ss412000212.271
C. Santana c301201103.252
M. Brantley cf301101001.283
T. Hafner dh300000005.232
    M. LaPorta ph-dh101000000.239
    V. Rottino pr-dh000000000.111
C. Kotchman 1b302000000.234
    R. Canzler ph-1b100000101.254
L. Chisenhall 3b400000003.267
E. Carrera lf411000001.242
2B – A Cabrera (32, L Mendoza).
S – A Cabrera.
RBI – C Santana 2 (70), M Brantley (60).
2-out RBI – C Santana 2, M Brantley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – C Santana 1, T Hafner 3.
GIDP – L Chisenhall.
Team LOB – 9.
 Base Running
SB – A Cabrera (9, 3rd base off L Mendoza/B Pena).
Outfield assists – S Choo.
DP – 1 (J Kipnis-A Cabrera-C Kotchman).
 Kansas City
J. Dyson cf311001000.270
    A. Gordon lf000000000.293
A. Escobar ss301000110.295
M. Moustakas 3b311200000.248
B. Butler dh301001201.309
    J. Bourgeois pr-dh000000000.312
J. Francoeur rf421000005.233
E. Hosmer 1b300100101.238
B. Pena c412200000.253
D. Lough lf-cf301000000.243
I. Falu 2b412100002.333
2B – B Pena (10, S Maine).
SF – M Moustakas, E Hosmer.
RBI – M Moustakas 2 (71), E Hosmer (60), B Pena 2 (24), I Falu (6).
2-out RBI – B Pena 2, I Falu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out – J Francoeur 1, I Falu 1.
GIDP – J Francoeur.
Team LOB – 6.
 Base Running
SB – A Escobar (31, 2nd base off J Masterson/C Santana).
DP – 1 (I Falu-E Hosmer).
J. Masterson (L, 11-15)6.07442301.454.97
J. Smith1.00000101.223.21
C. Allen0.12220001.463.81
S. Maine0.21000002.004.50
 Kansas City
L. Mendoza (W, 8-9)6.08222301.434.44
T. Collins (H, 10)1.01110101.243.41
F. Bueno (H, 2)1.01000101.121.88
G. Holland (S, 15)1.00000101.352.80
WP – J Masterson.
IBB – B Butler (by J Masterson); M Brantley (by L Mendoza).
HBP – A Escobar (by J Masterson); D Lough (by S Maine); S Choo (by T Collins).
Pitches-strikes – J Masterson 98-58; J Smith 18-13; C Allen 12-7; S Maine 13-6; L Mendoza 90-51; T Collins 20-15; F Bueno 11-11; G Holland 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls – J Masterson 13-5; J Smith 0-2; C Allen 3-0; S Maine 1-1; L Mendoza 12-5; T Collins 2-0; F Bueno 2-1; G Holland 0-2.
Batters faced – J Masterson 26; J Smith 3; C Allen 3; S Maine 4; L Mendoza 27; T Collins 5; F Bueno 4; G Holland 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP–Gary Cederstrom. 1B–Lance Barksdale. 2B–Mark Ripperger. 3B–Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 75 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.