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Gomez hurt in loss
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Indians 5, Twins 4
Carlos Gomez gets carted off the field after making a leaping catch in the first inning. (AP)
Carlos Gomez left the game in the first inning after crashing into the wall. Livan Hernandez gave up five runs in the first two innings, but settled down to throw a complete game, and Justin Morneau homered in the ninth.
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Series at a glance:
MIN
Minnesota (55-47)
Lost 5
Cleveland 5, Minnesota 4   CLE
Cleveland (45-56)
Won 1
July 25, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Minnesota
0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2   4 9 1
Cleveland
4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 X   5 12 0
Standings thru 7/25/08  |  Recap: MIN | CLE  |  Gameday  |  Twins stats  |  Indians stats
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, RF-CF4131010.344
Casilla, 2B4000003.317
Mauer, C4121010.321
Morneau, 1B4112001.316
Young, LF4010010.293
Monroe, DH3000020.199
  a-Lamb, PH-DH0000000.229
  b-Redmond, PH-DH1000001.284
Harris, 3B4010021.261
Punto, SS4000012.292
Gomez, CF0000000.248
  Kubel, RF3110020.260
Totals354940108 

a-Batted for Monroe in the 9th. b-Lined out for Lamb in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Kubel (11, Lee), Span (6, Lee), Mauer (25, Lee), Harris (16, Lee), Young (18, Kobayashi).
HR: Morneau (16, 9th inning off Kobayashi, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Span 4; Mauer 3; Morneau 4; Young 2; Harris 2; Kubel 2.
RBI: Span (8), Mauer (45), Morneau 2 (75).
2-out RBI: Span; Mauer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morneau; Punto 2.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Young (12, 3rd base off Perez/Shoppach).

FIELDING
E: Casilla (8, missed catch).
DP: 2 (Harris-Casilla-Morneau, Punto-Casilla-Morneau).

 
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sizemore, CF4120110.274
Carroll, 2B4120000.278
  Cabrera, 2B1000002.185
Francisco, LF3001004.281
Peralta, SS4120010.270
Choo, DH2011110.256
Blake, 3B4120012.289
Shoppach, C4012014.253
Garko, 1B4000003.239
Gutierrez, RF3121110.223
Totals3351253615 

BATTING
2B: Shoppach (13, Hernandez), Peralta (28, Hernandez), Gutierrez (14, Hernandez).
HR: Gutierrez (4, 2nd inning off Hernandez, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Sizemore 2; Carroll 2; Peralta 3; Choo; Blake 2; Shoppach 2; Gutierrez 6.
RBI: Francisco (37), Choo (24), Shoppach 2 (26), Gutierrez (20).
2-out RBI: Shoppach 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Garko 2; Cabrera.
SF: Francisco; Choo.
GIDP: Shoppach; Francisco.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Sizemore (Span at 1st base).
DP: (Sizemore-Garko).

 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hernandez (L, 10-7)8.012553615.31
 
ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lee (W, 14-2)8.062201002.29
Kobayashi 0.03220013.69
Perez (S, 1)1.00000003.11

Kobayashi pitched to 3 batters in the 9th.

IBB: Sizemore (by Hernandez).
Pitches-strikes: Hernandez 119-77, Lee 108-80, Kobayashi 10-7, Perez 13-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Hernandez 9-9, Lee 10-3, Kobayashi 0-0, Perez 2-1.
Batters faced: Hernandez 38, Lee 29, Kobayashi 3, Perez 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Perez 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Tschida. 1B: Jim Joyce. 2B: Jeff Nelson. 3B: Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:37.
Att: 33,512.
July 25, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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