Toronto Blue Jays vs Cleveland Indians
September 6, 1991 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on September 6, 1991 at Cleveland Stadium. The Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Cleveland Indians and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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Toronto Blue Jays 7, Cleveland Indians 4

Toronto Blue Jays ab r h rbi
White cf 4 1 1 0
Bell cf 1 0 0 0
Alomar 2b 4 0 1 0
Zosky ss 1 0 0 0
Carter rf 3 2 2 1
Ducey rf 0 0 0 0
Gruber 3b 4 1 1 1
Maldonado lf 4 1 2 1
Tabler dh 2 1 1 1
Wilson ph,dh 1 0 0 0
Sprague 1b 3 1 0 0
Olerud 1b 0 0 0 0
Borders c 3 0 0 1
Lee ss 2 0 1 1
Gonzales ss,2b 2 0 0 0
Guzman p 0 0 0 0
Timlin p 0 0 0 0
Henke p 0 0 0 0
Ward p 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 7 9 6
Cleveland Indians ab r h rbi
Cole cf 4 1 1 1
Aldrete 1b 3 1 2 0
Baerga 2b 4 0 1 1
Belle lf 4 0 0 0
Martinez dh 5 0 2 2
Thome 3b 4 0 0 0
Taubensee c 3 0 0 0
Perezchica pr 0 0 0 0
Skinner c 0 0 0 0
Gonzalez rf 3 1 1 0
Fermin ss 4 1 2 0
Otto p 0 0 0 0
Shaw p 0 0 0 0
Hillegas p 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 4 9 4
Toronto 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 9 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 9 2
Toronto Blue Jays IP H R ER BB SO
Guzman W (6-2) 7.0 2 0 0 4 6
Timlin 0.0 5 4 4 0 0
Henke 1.1 2 0 0 2 3
Ward SV (19) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1
Totals 9.0 9 4 4 7 10
Cleveland Indians IP H R ER BB SO
Otto L (1-6) 2.1 8 7 7 1 2
Shaw 5.2 1 0 0 1 0
Hillegas 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 9.0 9 7 7 2 3

E –Belle (9), Fermin (11). DP –Toronto 2. PB –Taubensee (1). 2B –Toronto Maldonado (12,off Otto); Lee (16,off Shaw), Cleveland Gonzalez (1,off Timlin); Martinez (9,off Henke). 3B –Toronto Carter (3,off Otto). SF –Tabler (5,off Otto); Borders (3,off Shaw). IBB –Sprague (2,by Otto). Team LOB –4. Team –10. SB –Gruber (9,2nd base off Otto/Taubensee). WP –D Ward (6), Shaw (4). IBB –Otto (5,Sprague). U-HP –Tim McClelland, 1B –Don Denkinger, 2B –Larry McCoy, 3B –Durwood Merrill. T –3:09. A –14,533.

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