MLB Game Summary - Arizona at Cleveland, Game Two|
(Wednesday, August 13)
Final Score: Arizona 1, Cleveland 0 (12 innings)
Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Tuffy Gosewisch hit a go-ahead RBI single
in the top of the 12th inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Cleveland
Indians, 1-0, in the second game of a doubleheader on Wednesday.
Alfredo Marte worked a leadoff walk against C.C. Lee (0-1) in the 12th and
pinch-runner Xavier Paul advanced to second on Didi Gregorius' sacrifice bunt.
Gosewisch stepped up next and brought home Paul when his broken-bat bouncer
snuck through the middle of the infield.
"He jammed me a little bit with a slider," Gosewisch said. "Fortunately, it
found a hole and got through."
Randall Delgado (2-3) tossed a scoreless top of the 11th to notch the win
after taking the loss in the opening game of the twinbill. Michael Brantley
hit a double to begin the 11th, but Delgado struck out Carlos Santana and
Chris Dickerson before Zach Walters grounded out to end the threat.
Addison Reed struck out two in a scoreless bottom of the 12th to post his 28th
save of the year.
Arizona starter Andrew Chafin scattered three hits and walked two over five
scoreless frames in his MLB debut, while Indians starter Josh Tomlin gave up
four hits over 5 1/3 blank innings.
Cleveland took Game 1 of the doubleheader on Walters' walk-off solo homer in
"On a day that it was probably going to take a home run to win it, it was good
to see him do it," Indians manager Terry Francona said of Walters' earlier
The Indians' best chance to score in the first nine innings came in the second
and fourth. With runners on first and second with two outs, Jose Ramirez
bounced out to end the second. In the fourth, the Tribe put runners on second
and third with two away, but Roberto Perez struck out to squander that scoring
Arizona put the leadoff runner on third to start the eighth. Gosewisch smacked
a double to right and got to third on Ryan Raburn's fielding error. Mark
Rzepczynski then came on and sandwiched a walk in between strikeouts to Ender
Inciarte and David Peralta. Bryan Shaw then toed the rubber and walked Mark
Trumbo to load the bases, but then induced an inning-ending ground ball off
the bat of Miguel Montero.
Arizona was 1-for-12 with runners in scoring position and left 11 men on base,
while Cleveland finished 0-for-9 and stranded 10 ... Game time: 4:16.
08/14 01:36:28 ET