WhatIfSports.com's 2007 World Series Predictions
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World Series Game 5
10/29/07
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Cleveland Indians
J.Francis enters the game to pitch.  
  G.Sizemore pops out to 3B.  
  A.Cabrera grounds it past the mound into CF for a single.
DP T.Hafner is frozen on strike 3.
  V.Martinez pops out to 3B.
Cleveland Indians 0 1 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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Colorado Rockies
C.Sabathia enters the game to pitch.  
  W.Taveras grounds out to 3B.  
  K.Matsui grounds out to 3B.  
  M.Holliday strikes out swinging.  
Cleveland Indians 0 1 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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2
Cleveland Indians
  J.Peralta skies one to CF that falls in for a double.
  K.Lofton lines out to SS.
  J.Michaels lines a single to CF. J.Peralta is nailed at home on a one-hop throw from W.Taveras. J.Michaels takes 2B on the throw home.
C.Blake hits a line drive double to CF. J.Michaels scores.
  C.Sabathia hits a shallow flyout to RF.
Cleveland Indians 1 4 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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Colorado Rockies
  T.Helton grounds out to 3B.  
  G.Atkins strikes out swinging.  
  T.Tulowitzki grounds out to SS.  
Cleveland Indians 1 4 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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3
Cleveland Indians
G.Sizemore crushes a solo homer to RCF.  
  A.Cabrera swings and misses for strike 3.  
  T.Hafner grounds a single to RF.
DP V.Martinez grounds into a 3-6-3 double play.  
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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Colorado Rockies
  B.Hawpe swings and misses for strike 3.  
  Y.Torrealba strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
  J.Francis hits a shallow flyout to RF.  
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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4
Cleveland Indians
  J.Peralta grounds out to SS.  
  K.Lofton strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
  J.Michaels grounds out to 1B.  
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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4
Colorado Rockies
  W.Taveras grounds out to 3B.  
  K.Matsui strikes out swinging.  
  M.Holliday grounds out to 1B.  
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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Cleveland Indians
  C.Blake walks.
CISH C.Sabathia hits a sacrifice bunt to 1B. All runners advance.
  G.Sizemore grounds out to SS.
  A.Cabrera takes ball four.
  T.Hafner swings and misses for strike 3.
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 0 0
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Colorado Rockies
  T.Helton grounds out to 2B.  
  G.Atkins smokes a line drive single to LF.
DP T.Tulowitzki lines out to 1B.
  B.Hawpe flies out to deep RCF.
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 1 0
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Cleveland Indians
  V.Martinez grounds out to 1B.  
  J.Peralta grounds out to SS.  
  K.Lofton strikes out swinging.  
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 0 1 0
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Colorado Rockies
  Y.Torrealba lines a single to LCF.
CISH J.Francis hits a sacrifice bunt to 1B. All runners advance.
W.Taveras hits a flyball 2-run homer to LF.  
BH K.Matsui grounds out to 1B.  
  M.Holliday strikes out swinging.  
Cleveland Indians 2 6 0
Colorado Rockies 2 3 0
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Cleveland Indians
  J.Michaels hits a line drive single to RF.
DP C.Blake grounds a single to CF.
R.Garko enters the game as a pinch-hitter for C.Sabathia.  
DP R.Garko hits a groundball single to RF. J.Michaels is thrown out at home by B.Hawpe.
DP G.Sizemore hits a shallow flyout to RCF.
  A.Cabrera strikes out swinging.
Cleveland Indians 2 9 0
Colorado Rockies 2 3 0
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Colorado Rockies
A.Fultz enters the game to pitch.  
  T.Helton flies out to deep RCF.  
R.Perez enters the game to pitch.  
GLOD G.Atkins grounds out to 3B.  
  T.Tulowitzki hits a groundball single to LCF.
  B.Hawpe pops out to 1B.
Cleveland Indians 2 9 0
Colorado Rockies 2 4 0
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Cleveland Indians
J.Affeldt enters the game to pitch.  
  T.Hafner strikes out swinging.  
GLOD V.Martinez draws the walk.
J.Barfield enters the game as a pinch-runner for V.Martinez.  
DPSB J.Barfield swipes 2B.
  J.Peralta grounds out to 2B.
  K.Lofton hits a shallow flyout to RF.
Cleveland Indians 2 9 0
Colorado Rockies 2 4 0
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Colorado Rockies
K.Shoppach enters the game at C.  
  Y.Torrealba flies out to deep CF.  
R.Spilborghs enters the game as a pinch-hitter for J.Affeldt.  
GLOD R.Spilborghs strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
BH W.Taveras grounds out to 3B.  
Cleveland Indians 2 9 0
Colorado Rockies 2 4 0
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Cleveland Indians
B.Fuentes enters the game to pitch.  
  J.Michaels is drilled in the knee by a pitch.
DP C.Blake grounds into a 3-6-3 double play.  
F.Gutierrez enters the game as a pinch-hitter for R.Perez.  
  F.Gutierrez swings and misses for strike 3.  
Cleveland Indians 2 9 0
Colorado Rockies 2 4 0
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Colorado Rockies
J.Lewis enters the game to pitch.  
  K.Matsui hits a groundball single to LCF.
DPOD M.Holliday strikes out on a ball out of the zone.
DPOD T.Helton takes ball four.
DP G.Atkins grounds a single to RF. J.Michaels's throw is off the mark up the 1B line and K.Matsui scores. G.Atkins takes 2B on the throw home.
Cleveland Indians 2 9 0
Colorado Rockies 3 6 0
Cleveland Indians
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Grady Sizemore CF 100 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .273
Asdrubal Cabrera 2B 100 3 0 1 0 1 2 2 .211
Travis Hafner 1B 100 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .389
Victor Martinez C 100 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .211
Josh Barfield PR 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Kelly Shoppach C 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jhonny Peralta SS 100 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .150
Kenny Lofton LF 100 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .211
Jason Michaels RF 100 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .200
Casey Blake 3B 100 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .188
C.C. Sabathia P 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Ryan Garko PH 100 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333
Aaron Fultz P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Rafael Perez P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Franklin Gutierrez PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Jensen Lewis P 95 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 31 2 9 2 3 8 -- .290
Cleveland Indians
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Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Grady Sizemore CF 100 4 1 0 0 1 4 0 0
Asdrubal Cabrera 2B 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Travis Hafner 1B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Victor Martinez C 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh Barfield PR 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Kelly Shoppach C 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jhonny Peralta SS 100 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
Kenny Lofton LF 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Michaels RF 100 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Casey Blake 3B 100 3 2 1 0 0 3 0 0
C.C. Sabathia P 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Garko PH 100 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Aaron Fultz P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael Perez P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Franklin Gutierrez PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jensen Lewis P 95 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 31 9 2 0 1 14 1 0
Cleveland Indians
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Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Grady Sizemore CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Asdrubal Cabrera 2B 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Travis Hafner 1B 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Victor Martinez C 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh Barfield PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kelly Shoppach C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jhonny Peralta SS 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kenny Lofton LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Michaels RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Casey Blake 3B 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
C.C. Sabathia P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Garko PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aaron Fultz P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael Perez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Franklin Gutierrez PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jensen Lewis P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 25 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Batting

2B: J.Peralta (1), C.Blake (2)

HR: G.Sizemore (2)

RBI: G.Sizemore (4), C.Blake (1)

2-Out RBI: C.Blake

HBP: J.Michaels

SH: C.Sabathia

Baserunning

SB: J.Barfield (1)

Fielding
Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
C.C. Sabathia 100 6.0 3 2 2 0 6 1 72 2.77
Aaron Fultz 100 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.00
Rafael Perez 100 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 20 0.00
Jensen Lewis, L (0-1) 95 0.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 17 2.25
Game Totals 99 8.1 6 3 3 1 8 1 112 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
C.C. Sabathia 100 21 20 3 0 0 1 9 3 .265
Aaron Fultz 100 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Rafael Perez 100 6 6 1 0 0 0 2 2 .278
Jensen Lewis, L (0-1) 95 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Game Totals 99 32 30 6 0 0 1 11 6 ---
Colorado Rockies
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Willy Taveras CF 100 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .286
Kazuo Matsui 2B 100 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .333
Matt Holliday LF 100 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .222
Todd Helton 1B 100 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286
Garrett Atkins 3B 100 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .263
Troy Tulowitzki SS 100 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .167
Brad Hawpe RF 100 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .111
Yorvit Torrealba C 100 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .222
Jeff Francis P 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jeremy Affeldt P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Ryan Spilborghs PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Brian Fuentes P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 30 3 6 3 1 8 -- .200
Colorado Rockies
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Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Willy Taveras CF 100 4 1 0 0 1 4 0 0
Kazuo Matsui 2B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Matt Holliday LF 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Todd Helton 1B 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Garrett Atkins 3B 100 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Troy Tulowitzki SS 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Brad Hawpe RF 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yorvit Torrealba C 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jeff Francis P 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeremy Affeldt P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Spilborghs PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Fuentes P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 30 6 0 0 1 9 0 0
Colorado Rockies
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Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Willy Taveras CF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kazuo Matsui 2B 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Holliday LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Todd Helton 1B 8 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Garrett Atkins 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Troy Tulowitzki SS 3 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Brad Hawpe RF 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yorvit Torrealba C 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jeff Francis P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeremy Affeldt P 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ryan Spilborghs PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Fuentes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 27 11 0 4 2 0 0 0 0
Batting

HR: W.Taveras (1)

RBI: W.Taveras 2 (2), G.Atkins (1)

SH: J.Francis

Baserunning
Fielding
Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Jeff Francis 100 7.0 9 2 2 2 6 1 106 3.14
Jeremy Affeldt 100 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 17 0.00
Brian Fuentes, W (1-0) 100 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 12 0.00
Game Totals 100 9.0 9 2 2 3 8 1 135 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Jeff Francis 100 29 26 9 2 0 1 7 5 .296
Jeremy Affeldt 100 4 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Brian Fuentes, W (1-0) 100 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .100
Game Totals 100 36 31 9 2 0 1 9 6 ---
Boxscore Glossary
Defense Offense Fielding
CI : Corners In BH : Bunt Hit Attempt  - : Poor Play
DP : Double Play Depth HR : Hit and Run  + : Good Play
GL : Guard Lines SH : Sac Bunt Attempt ++ : Great Play
II : Infield In SB : Stolen Base Attempt +- : Good Range
OD : Outfield Deep    
OS : Outfield Shallow    
Player of the Game
Garrett Atkins drives in game-winning run