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Game Preview: CLE @ TBR, 1:40pm, Sunday, May 29, 2011 @Tropicana Field

Indians, 31-18, 31-18 1st, 6½ up

SP: Justin Masterson (26, RHP, 5-2, 2.50)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (5-2) 68.1 59 20 19 21 51 2 2.50
2010 (6-13) 180.0 197 107 94 73 140 14 4.70
2009 (4-10) 129.1 128 73 65 60 119 12 4.52
Last 7 GS 2-2 48.0 44 17 16 17 39 2 3.00 57
2011-05-23 BOS ND 7.2 4 2 2 2 3 1 112 64
2011-05-18 @CHW L 8.0 5 1 1 2 8 0 115 74
2011-05-12 TBR L 5.2 8 5 5 4 6 0 108 35
2011-05-06 @LAA ND 7.0 9 1 1 0 5 0 100 60
2011-05-01 DET ND 7.0 7 3 2 2 7 0 120 58
2011-04-26 KCR W 6.2 5 3 3 2 7 1 99 57
2011-04-20 @KCR W 6.0 6 2 2 5 3 0 103 50
Last 5 v.TBR 0-4 29.1 32 24 22 17 24 6 6.75 41
2011-05-12 TBR L 5.2 8 5 5 4 6 0 108 35
2010-07-25 TBR L 6.2 5 4 3 2 5 1 112 53
2010-07-11 @TBR ND 5.0 8 5 4 3 2 1 100 32
2009-05-01 @TBR L 6.0 6 6 6 3 6 2 105 39
2008-06-30 @TBR L 6.0 5 4 4 5 5 2 105 46
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   19-6    Road:   12-12   ExtrInn: 3-2 
 vsRHP:  22-12   vsLHP:   9-6    1-Run:  11-7 
 vsEast:  9-5    vsCntrl:11-8    vsWest:  8-5  IL: 3-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 49 Sat, May 28  @TBR  W   7-3       31-18  1st  6.5 up
 48 Fri, May 27  @TBR  L   0-5       30-18  1st  6.0 up
 47 Wed, May 25   BOS  L   2-14      30-17  1st  5.5 up
 46 Tue, May 24   BOS  L   2-4       30-16  1st  6.0 up
 45 Mon, May 23   BOS  W   3-2       30-15  1st  7.0 up
 44 Sun, May 22   CIN  W  12-4       29-15  1st  7.0 up
 43 Sat, May 21   CIN  W   2-1       28-15  1st  7.0 up
 42 Fri, May 20   CIN  W   5-4       27-15  1st  6.0 up
 41 Thu, May 19  @CHW  L   2-8       26-15  1st  5.0 up
 40 Wed, May 18  @CHW  L   0-1       26-14  1st  5.0 up
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:18-12
Rays, 27-24, 27-24 3rd, 2 GB, ½ GB in WC

SP: Jeremy Hellickson (24, RHP, 5-3, 3.14)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. CLE Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (5-3) 57.1 46 21 20 25 40 5 3.14
2010 (4-0) 36.1 32 14 14 8 33 5 3.47
Last 7 GS 4-2 46.1 35 16 15 18 29 4 2.91 57
2011-05-23 @DET L 6.1 4 2 2 4 4 1 100 57
2011-05-18 @TOR W 5.2 5 4 3 3 6 0 89 48
2011-05-13 BAL W 9.0 4 0 0 1 3 0 120 81
2011-05-07 @BAL W 5.0 3 0 0 5 4 0 92 60
2011-04-28 @MIN W 6.1 7 3 3 1 3 1 107 49
2011-04-22 @TOR ND 7.0 6 3 3 2 6 1 94 57
2011-04-17 MIN L 7.0 6 4 4 2 3 1 97 50
Has never faced CLE as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   12-14   Road:   15-10   ExtrInn: 2-1 
 vsRHP:  20-19   vsLHP:   7-5    1-Run:   8-5 
 vsEast: 12-9    vsCntrl:13-9    vsWest:  1-4  IL: 1-2 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 51 Sat, May 28   CLE  L   3-7       27-24  3rd  2.0 gb
 50 Fri, May 27   CLE  W   5-0       27-23  3rd  1.5 gb
 49 Tue, May 24  @DET  L   6-7       26-23  3rd  1.0 gb
 48 Mon, May 23  @DET  L   3-6       26-22  1st    Tied
 47 Sun, May 22  @FLA  W   4-0       26-21  1st    Tied
 46 Sat, May 21  @FLA  L   3-5       25-21  1st    Tied
 45 Fri, May 20  @FLA  L   3-5       25-20  1st  0.5 up
 44 Thu, May 19  @TOR  L   2-3       25-19  1st  1.0 up
 43 Wed, May 18  @TOR  W   6-5       25-18  1st  2.0 up
 42 Tue, May 17   NYY  L   2-6       24-18  1st  2.0 up
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:17-13
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, May 28, 2011 CLE  7 @TBR  3        W:Carlos Carrasco (4-2), L: James Shields (5-3), S: Chris Perez (14)
Fri, May 27, 2011 TBR  5  CLE  0        W:David Price (6-4), L: Josh Tomlin (6-2), S: none
Thu, May 12, 2011 TBR  7 @CLE  4        W:James Shields (4-1), L: Justin Masterson (5-1), S: none
Wed, May 11, 2011 TBR  8 @CLE  2        W:David Price (5-3), L: Carlos Carrasco (1-2), S: none
Tue, May 10, 2011 CLE  5  TBR  4        W:Chris Perez (2-1), L: Joel Peralta (1-2), S: none

Sun, Jul 25, 2010 TBR  4 @CLE  2        W:Wade Davis (8-9), L: Justin Masterson (3-9), S: Rafael Soriano (26)
Sat, Jul 24, 2010 TBR  6 @CLE  3        W:David Price (13-5), L: Mitch Talbot (8-9), S: Rafael Soriano (25)
Fri, Jul 23, 2010 CLE  3  TBR  1  (7)   W:Fausto Carmona (10-7), L: Jeff Niemann (8-3), S: Tony Sipp (1)
Sun, Jul 11, 2010 TBR  6  CLE  5 (10)   W:Andy Sonnanstine (2-0), L: Kerry Wood (1-4), S: none
Sat, Jul 10, 2010 TBR  4  CLE  0        W:Matt Garza (10-5), L: Aaron Laffey (1-3), S: none
Season Series: 2011 - TBR over 3-2; 2010 - TBR won 7-2; 2009 - CLE won 5-3; All-Time - CLE leads 69-41

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2011 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst
Indians Batters (4.94 RS/G) vs. Rays Pitchers (3.78 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 58.Hellickson
G/S/vB
37.Cruz
G/S/vB
43.Farnsworth
G/S/vB
74.Howell*
G/S/vB
62.Peralta
G/S/vB
27.Ramos*
G/S/vB
36.Russell
G/S/vB
21.Sonnanstine
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
23.Brantley* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 2/.500 1/2.000 3/.000 ··· ··· 3/1.666 200/141 .282/.347/.395/.742 .612/.797 .633 90/.686 7/2 4/1
28.Buck* G/S/vP 3/.000 1/.000 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 62/53 .271/.306/.441/.747 .472/.791 .596 32/.877 1/1 2/0
13.Cabrera# G/S/vP ··· 4/1.250 6/1.100 4/.000 4/1.500 1/2.000 1/no AB 8/.875 225/157 .303/.362/.537/.899 .867/.913 .800 98/1.035 7/0 10/4
20.Cabrera G/S/vP ··· 11/.586 21/.929 6/.167 8/.250 ··· ··· 15/.867 186/136 .263/.292/.337/.629 .912/.525 .565 77/.521 2/1 2/3
17.Choo* G/S/vP ··· 3/.333 3/1.167 5/.650 5/.200 1/.000 2/1.500 11/.773 208/141 .249/.332/.381/.713 .515/.812 .609 90/.708 7/3 5/3
47.Duncan G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/2.000 4/1.750 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 69/33 .246/.275/.385/.660 .832/.472 .533 37/.418 0/0 1/0
8.Everett G/S/vP ··· 10/.500 12/.258 4/1.250 3/.666 ··· ··· 3/.666 38/25 .281/.361/.281/.642 .657/.634 .542 14/.429 1/0 0/3
9.Hannahan* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 3/.000 2/.000 3/.500 ··· 1/.000 13/1.462 165/124 .226/.307/.349/.656 .958/.554 .558 79/.463 1/1 4/3
26.Kearns G/S/vP ··· 12/1.517 7/.143 1/no AB 1/2.000 ··· ··· 5/.800 78/49 .191/.295/.279/.574 .535/.599 .678 37/.726 0/2 0/0
7.LaPorta G/S/vP ··· ··· 4/.750 ··· 1/3.000 ··· 1/.000 4/1.167 164/125 .257/.335/.465/.801 .551/.878 .789 71/.730 1/0 6/5
6.Marson G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 50/31 .222/.280/.333/.613 1.454/.131 .824 22/.513 1/0 0/0
41.Santana# G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· 3/.333 189/136 .209/.344/.373/.716 .711/.718 .691 81/.730 1/1 6/2
24.Sizemore* G/S/vP ··· 6/.167 6/.833 13/.718 7/.929 1/.000 2/.000 11/1.091 92/71 .256/.304/.581/.886 .712/.936 .689 38/.545 0/1 6/0
IP 57.1 18.1 17.0 2.1 25.2 14.1 16.0 25.2 TOTAL .261/.331/.417/.747 .742/.750 .674 .695 29/12 51/27
ERA-K/9 3.14/6.3 3.44/7.9 1.59/4.8 11.57/7.8 3.51/6.3 4.40/7.6 3.38/4.5 4.21/2.8 3.53/6.4

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Marson (7-5-0)
 Santana (19-8-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 239/.216 76/.148 65/.230 13/.300 98/.186 58/.204 74/.266 104/.292 .236  Choo
 Duncan
 Sizemore
 Buck
 Kearns
 Brantley
0/0/48/6
5/0/0/1
0/17/0/0
11/1/2/0
22/0/1/0
16/32/0/0
OPS .691 .480 .561 .717 .583 .654 .771 .857 .688
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 111/.803 32/.535 25/.488 6/.533 48/.634 31/.630 21/.631 50/1.094 .681
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 128/.595 44/.436 40/.600 7/.900 50/.535 27/.681 53/.817 54/.639 .692
Home 85/.610 39/.266 33/.455 4/1.417 37/.249 31/.630 52/.770 45/.832
Last 28d days 103/.559 36/.665 28/.745 13/.717 48/.627 25/.758 27/.755 71/.943
HR/SB/CS 5/3/1 0/5/0 0/1/0 0/0/0 1/1/0 2/2/0 1/4/0 6/1/2 45/33/13
Usage ·····X·· o····X·o o···o··· X····X·· ·o··X··· ····oo·o ·X·····o ········
Rays Batters (4.22 RS/G) vs. Indians Pitchers (3.88 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 63.Masterson
G/S/vB
37.Durbin
G/S/vB
56.Herrmann
G/S/vB
54.Perez
G/S/vB
53.Perez*
G/S/vB
52.Pestano
G/S/vB
46.Sipp*
G/S/vB
38.Smith
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Brignac* G/S/vP 9/1.111 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 2/.500 ··· ··· 1/no AB 106/82 .170/.210/.180/.390 .310/.412 .423 35/.232 0/0 0/4
22.Damon* G/S/vP 10/.425 20/.426 2/1.000 8/.900 7/.715 1/.000 3/.333 ··· 201/149 .271/.312/.431/.742 .674/.767 .604 96/.793 6/1 7/0
5.Fuld* G/S/vP 3/.666 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 1/no AB 1/.000 1/.000 197/144 .227/.277/.354/.631 .525/.668 .588 83/.426 12/5 3/2
28.Jaso* G/S/vP 6/1.100 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 3/.666 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 110/97 .218/.282/.347/.628 .862/.598 .652 54/.507 0/1 2/1
20.Joyce* G/S/vP 9/1.127 3/3.500 1/.000 1/no AB 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 175/150 .374/.434/.639/1.073 .598/1.152 1.124 85/1.229 3/0 8/0
11.Kotchman* G/S/vP 10/.900 11/1.182 2/.000 2/.000 6/.833 1/.000 ··· 4/.250 130/111 .359/.415/.479/.894 .789/.913 .831 78/.943 1/2 2/0
3.Longoria G/S/vP 20/.721 3/.333 3/.000 4/.250 5/.600 2/2.500 1/no AB 2/3.000 106/90 .222/.330/.411/.741 .481/.786 .586 100/.775 1/0 3/1
45.Lopez# G/S/vP ··· 6/.533 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 79/50 .213/.253/.333/.586 .670/.537 .564 3/.000 1/1 2/2
1.Rodriguez G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 113/72 .235/.330/.439/.769 1.110/.582 .818 47/.745 3/1 1/1
16.Ruggiano G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 5/4 .000/.400/.000/.400 /.250 5/.400 0/0 0/0
10.Shoppach G/S/vP 9/.444 2/1.000 2/.000 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· 83/41 .162/.241/.243/.484 .575/.390 .544 33/.630 0/0 2/1
2.Upton G/S/vP 13/1.294 9/.236 1/.000 3/.000 4/1.000 1/.000 2/.000 2/.000 195/149 .243/.323/.422/.745 .726/.749 .614 82/.753 9/3 7/1
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP 9/.476 6/.733 1/.000 2/.500 8/1.314 ··· 5/.200 1/.000 212/155 .253/.335/.484/.819 .776/.835 .795 98/.711 5/1 8/4
IP 68.1 20.1 8.2 20.1 17.2 19.0 22.2 14.1 TOTAL .245/.310/.399/.709 .689/.716 .670 .727 45/18 49/21
ERA-K/9 2.50/6.7 4.87/8.4 11.42/10.3 2.66/5.3 1.02/6.1 1.42/10.4 1.19/6.3 1.88/6.3 3.62/6.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Jaso (27-6-2)
 Shoppach (6-7-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 276/.240 93/.280 45/.349 83/.197 74/.219 74/.167 84/.143 59/.231 .245  Joyce
 Fuld
 Upton
 Ruggiano
 Rodriguez
 Zobrist
 Damon
8/0/41/4
41/4/3/3
0/48/0/2
0/1/1/1
2/0/0/0
0/0/15/0
10/0/0/0
OPS .631 .783 1.099 .539 .567 .514 .448 .594 .687
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 166/.776 47/.744 24/1.591 49/.670 35/.501 27/.499 31/.165 21/.254 .740
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 110/.410 46/.822 21/.571 34/.362 39/.626 47/.524 53/.611 38/.777 .626
Road 108/.632 52/.824 8/.661 35/.512 29/.681 37/.432 37/.489 27/.389
Last 28d days 111/.664 44/.661 24/1.330 34/.538 31/.712 33/.648 31/.229 34/.561
HR/SB/CS 2/3/4 3/2/0 4/0/0 0/1/0 0/0/1 1/1/0 1/4/1 0/0/2 39/26/13
Usage ·····X·· ·X·o··X· ···X···· o····o·X X···ooo· X··o···o X··o···· ·o·X·o··

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.