The Indians held a comfortable 12-8 lead as the top of the 8th inning and Luis Vizcaino would be asked to protect the lead. He'd get J.J. Hardy to flyout before issuing walks to catcher Mike Rivera and Craig Counsell. Manger Eric Wedge would replace Vizcaino with Matt Herger. Herges would walk Casey McGahee to load the bases before allowin Ryan Braun to hit an infield single to score a run. Eric Wedge would call replace Matt Herges with lefty Rafael Perez to face the left handed hitting Prince Fielder. Fielder would hit Perez's first pitch for a Grand Slam to give the Brewers a 13-12 lead. Perez would gibve up a single to Corey Hart and a walk to Mike Cameron before giving up a run scoring single to Mat Gamel. Perez would be removed and Joe Smith woudl retire the last two hitters. The Indians were unable to mount a comeback and veteran reliever Trevor Hoffman would come in the 9th inning and get the save making a winner out of Todd Coffey.