Royals 8, Twins 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 1 8 11 1
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 8 0
WP: J. Affeldt (6-5)
LP: J. Santana (4-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Kansas City
-C. Beltran homered to left
Top 5th: Kansas City
-A. Guiel homered to center
Top 6th: Kansas City
-R. Ibanez homered to right
-K. Harvey scored, M. Tucker to third, D. Relaford to second on wild pitch
-A. Berroa homered to left, D. Relaford and M. Tucker scored
Bot 6th: Minnesota
-L. Rivas homered to left
Top 9th: Kansas City
-A. Guiel homered to right
Bot 9th: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz grounded out to second, S. Stewart scored, J. Morneau to third
-T. Hunter singled to center, J. Morneau scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 5 2 2 2 0 1 0 .291
J. Randa 3b 5 0 1 0 0 2 0 .247
   G. Dawkins pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Beltran cf 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 .300
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .287
K. Harvey 1b 4 1 1 0 1 2 3 .257
M. Tucker dh 4 1 2 0 1 0 3 .271
D. Relaford 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .282
A. Berroa ss 4 1 1 3 0 1 1 .281
M. DiFelice c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256
 Totals 37 8 11 7 5 7 13  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (7, J Santana); M Tucker (19, J Santana).
HR - C Beltran (14, 4th inning off J Santana 0 on, 0 Out), A Guiel 2 (8, 5th inning off J Santana 0 on, 2 Out, 9th inning off J Rincon 0 on, 0 Out), R Ibanez (13, 6th inning off J Santana 0 on, 1 Out), A Berroa (12, 6th inning off J Rincon 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Beltran (58), A Guiel 2 (20), R Ibanez (58), A Berroa 3 (44).
2-out RBI - A Guiel.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Harvey 2.
GIDP - M Tucker.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (28, 2nd base off J Rincon/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - C Beltran (3, bobble).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart rf 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .308
L. Rivas 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .267
   J. Morneau ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .253
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 2 0 1 1 3 0 2 .291
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 1 1 1 4 .255
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .294
M. LeCroy dh 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .294
J. Jones lf 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .306
C. Gomez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .287
C. Guzman ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .249
 Totals 33 3 8 3 8 8 21  
 Batting
2B - D Mientkiewicz (25, J Affeldt).
HR - L Rivas (2, 6th inning off D Carrasco 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - L Rivas (19), D Mientkiewicz (43), T Hunter (63).
2-out RBI - T Hunter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M LeCroy 1, C Gomez 4, T Hunter 2, J Jones 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - J Jones 2 (9, 2nd base off J Affeldt/M Difelice, 3rd base off J Affeldt/M Difelice).
CS - S Stewart (3, 2nd base by J Affeldt), D Mientkiewicz (1, 2nd base by J Affeldt/M Difelice).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (L Rivas-C Guzman-D Mientkiewicz).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Affeldt (W, 6-5) 5.0 3 0 0 2 5 0 4.34
D.J. Carrasco 2.0 2 1 1 4 1 1 3.93
C. Leskanic 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.60
M. MacDougal 0.2 2 2 2 2 1 0 4.33
N. Field 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.25
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (L, 4-3) 5.1 5 5 5 3 4 3 3.19
J. Rincon 3.0 5 3 3 2 3 2 3.29
J. Mays 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.73
WP - J Rincon, M MacDougal.
HBP - M LeCroy (by J Affeldt).
Pitches-strikes - J Affeldt 94-59; D Carrasco 49-24; C Leskanic 13-9; M MacDougal 28-10; N Field 2-1; J Santana 106-67; J Rincon 65-42; J Mays 6-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Affeldt 5-3; D Carrasco 3-2; C Leskanic 2-0; M MacDougal 1-0; N Field 0-1; J Santana 1-11; J Rincon 0-6; J Mays 2-0.
Batters faced - J Affeldt 19; D Carrasco 12; C Leskanic 4; M MacDougal 6; N Field 1; J Santana 24; J Rincon 16; J Mays 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Time: 3:19.
Attendance: 24,193.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 23, 2003 10:33 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
A. Guiel A. Guiel
2-5, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
L. Rivas L. Rivas
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI