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Game Story

Alex Gordon had two firsts Sunday: six RBIs and a curtain call. Gordon went 4 for 4 with a pair of three-run homers and a career-high six RBIs as the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6. Gordon drove a 1-1 pitch from Ubaldo Jimenez (2-5) out to right with two outs in the fifth with...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bal 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 12 0
KC 1 0 0 1 3 0 3 0 X 8 11 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Kansas City
Billy Butler singled to shallow right, Nori Aoki scored
BAL 0 - KC 1
Top 3rd: Baltimore
Nick Markakis singled to shallow right, J.J. Hardy and David Lough scored, Jonathan Schoop to third
BAL 2 - KC 1
Manny Machado hit sacrifice fly to right, Jonathan Schoop scored
BAL 3 - KC 1
Bottom 4th: Kansas City
Lorenzo Cain singled to center, Alex Gordon scored, Salvador Pérez to second
BAL 3 - KC 2
Bottom 5th: Kansas City
Alex Gordon homered to deep right, Nori Aoki and Billy Butler scored
BAL 3 - KC 5
Bottom 7th: Kansas City
Alex Gordon homered to deep right, Eric Hosmer and Billy Butler scored
BAL 3 - KC 8
Top 9th: Baltimore
Adam Jones homered to deep right center, Jonathan Schoop and Manny Machado scored
BAL 6 - KC 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Baltimore

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nick MarkakisRF 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 .289
Manny Machado3B 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239
Adam JonesCF 5 1 2 3 1 0 2 0 3 .282
Chris Davis1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
Nelson CruzDH 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .273
Steve ClevengerC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .254
J.J. HardySS 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
David LoughLF 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .177
Jonathan Schoop2B 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .221
Totals 36 6 12 6 1 2 3 0 14
Batting
2B - J Hardy (8, J Shields)
HR - A Jones (6, 9th inning off A Crow 2 on, 1 Out)
S - D Lough
SF - M Machado
RBI - N Markakis 2 (14), M Machado (2), A Jones 3 (25)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Cruz 5, J Schoop 1
GIDP - J Hardy
Team LOB - 8

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiRF 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .268
Jarrod DysonCF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
Alcides EscobarSS 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .279
Eric Hosmer1B 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .287
Billy ButlerDH 4 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .240
Alex GordonLF 4 3 4 6 2 0 0 0 0 .268
Salvador PérezC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .268
Lorenzo CainCF-RF 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .312
Mike Moustakas3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .157
Pedro Ciriaco2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 .000
Totals 35 8 11 8 2 4 8 1 13
Batting
2B - B Butler (7, T Patton)
HR - A Gordon 2 (3, 5th inning off U Jimenez 2 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off T Patton 2 on, 0 Out)
RBI - B Butler (16), A Gordon 6 (22), L Cain (10)
2-out RBI - B Butler, A Gordon 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Escobar 1, S Perez 1, P Ciriaco 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - P Ciriaco (2, 2nd base off B Brach/S Clevenger)
Fielding
DP - 1 (A Escobar-E Hosmer)

Pitching

Baltimore

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ubaldo Jiménez(L, 2-5) 5.0 8 5 5 1 7 1 1.48 4.50
Brad Brach 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.63 10.13
Troy Patton 1.0 2 3 3 1 0 1 1.33 6.00
Ryan Webb 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.19 3.57

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James Shields(W, 6-3) 7.0 9 3 3 1 3 0 1.11 2.67
Kelvin Herrera 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.03 1.33
Aaron Crow 0.1 2 3 3 1 0 1 0.98 1.56
Greg Holland(SV, 12) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 2.16
Pitching
HBP - C Davis (by J Shields)
Pitches-strikes - U Jimenez 98-67; B Brach 29-15; T Patton 21-9; R Webb 20-15; J Shields 99-64; K Herrera 14-10; A Crow 14-6; G Holland 6-5
Ground balls-fly balls - U Jimenez 9-3; B Brach 2-1; T Patton 2-2; R Webb 2-1; J Shields 12-8; K Herrera 1-1; A Crow 1-2; G Holland 2-0
Batters faced - U Jimenez 24; B Brach 5; T Patton 6; R Webb 4; J Shields 32; K Herrera 3; A Crow 4; G Holland 2
Game Details
Game Time: 2:58.
Umpires: HP--Cory Blaser. 1B--Brian O'Nora. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Chris Segal.
Weather: 71 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 22,692.