Bauer managed only five outs after tossing two-hit ball with eight strikeouts over 6 2/3 innings during a 4-0 win in the series opener last Thursday. All four runs he allowed were unearned.
“I thought my stuff was better than Game 1,” Bauer said. “Just a couple of little things went their way instead of mine.”
Urshela’s two-out throwing error with the bases loaded in the third made it 5-0.
Frazier reached on pitcher Danny Salazar’s two-base throwing error to start the fifth. He scored on Gardner’s shallow sacrifice fly to center fielder Jason Kipnis, a second baseman moved to the outfield late this season. Kipnis began the year on the disabled list with a shoulder problem.
“As a team, we didn’t play the greatest defense tonight,” Bauer said.
“These next few days are going to be extremely special, and if we’re fortunate enough to get past these guys, like I feel we are, I’m going to do everything I can to enjoy the last few weeks,” Arrieta said Monday.
“I don’t think we’ll be the team we want to be in a week,” said LeBron James after playing in a game with Dwyane Wade for the first time since their Miami Heat days.
James tweaked his left ankle in the first quarter after losing the Cheap Bike Jerseys ball out of bounds following a spin move to get to the basket, but kept playing after walking it Cheap Authentic MLB Jerseys off during a break in play.