Major League Baseball
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Minnesota 3, Cleveland 0
When: 6:10 PM ET, Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Where: Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio
Temperature: 76°
Umpires: Home - Dan Merzel, 1B - D.J. Reyburn, 2B - Brian O'Nora, 3B - Fieldin Culbreth
Attendance: 11037
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Minnesota
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Luis Arraez 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .298
Byron Buxton CF 4 0 0 1 0 3 1 .289
Jorge Polanco SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .280
Josh Donaldson DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .251
Max Kepler RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .207
Miguel Sano 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .219
Rob Refsnyder LF 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 .261
Nick Gordon 2B 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .241
Ryan Jeffers C 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .196
Totals 31 3 6 3 2 9 8  
Batting
2B - Josh Donaldson (21), Nick Gordon (7), Ryan Jeffers (7)
HR - Miguel Sano (25)
TB - Luis Arraez, Jorge Polanco, Josh Donaldson 2, Miguel Sano 4, Nick Gordon 2, Ryan Jeffers 2
RBI - Byron Buxton (21), Miguel Sano (63), Nick Gordon (11)
2-Out RBI - Miguel Sano (21), Nick Gordon (6)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Ryan Jeffers (24)
GIDP - Miguel Sano (11)
Team LOB - 3
Baserunning
SB - Rob Refsnyder (1, 2nd off McKenzie/Lavarnway)
Fielding
E - Joe Ryan (1)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Joe Ryan (W 1-1) 7.0 1 0 0 0 4 0 2.25
Caleb Thielbar (H 11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.79
Tyler Duffey (SV 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.33
Pitches-Strikes - Joe Ryan 85-61, Caleb Thielbar 8-6, Tyler Duffey 17-12
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Joe Ryan 6-9, Caleb Thielbar 0-2, Tyler Duffey 0-1
Batters Faced - Joe Ryan 22, Caleb Thielbar 3, Tyler Duffey 3
Cleveland
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Andres Gimenez 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .201
Amed Rosario SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .288
Jose Ramirez 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
Franmil Reyes DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255
Bobby Bradley 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
Harold Ramirez LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .263
Bradley Zimmer CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
     Myles Straw PH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .270
Ryan Lavarnway C 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .273
Daniel Johnson RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
Totals 28 0 1 0 0 7 2  
Batting
TB - Amed Rosario
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Franmil Reyes (43)
Team LOB - 1
Fielding
E - Daniel Johnson (3)
Outfield Assists - Daniel Johnson (Polanco at 2nd)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Triston McKenzie (L 4-6) 6.0 3 1 1 1 7 0 4.44
Nick Wittgren 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 4.80
Bryan Shaw 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.27
Justin Garza 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.80
WP - Triston McKenzie
Pitches-Strikes - Triston McKenzie 83-53, Nick Wittgren 17-9, Bryan Shaw 16-10, Justin Garza 10-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Triston McKenzie 5-1, Nick Wittgren 2-0, Bryan Shaw 2-1, Justin Garza 1-0
Batters Faced - Triston McKenzie 21, Nick Wittgren 4, Bryan Shaw 5, Justin Garza 3