Kansas City 8, Minnesota 5
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 5 12 0
Kansas City 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 0 X 8 12 1
WP: J. Lima (2-7)
LP: K. Lohse (7-7)
(29-55)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- N. Punto homered to deep right
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- E. Brown singled to left, D. DeJesus scored, T. Graffanino to second
- A. Berroa singled to left, T. Graffanino scored, E. Brown to second
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- T. Graffanino singled to center, A. Berroa and S. Costa scored, D. DeJesus to second
Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to center, S. Stewart scored, N. Punto to second
- T. Hunter singled to right center, N. Punto scored, J. Mauer out at third
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- A. Berroa singled to center, E. Brown scored, R. Gotay to second
- J. Buck singled to center, R. Gotay and A. Berroa scored, M. Teahen to third
- T. Graffanino walked, M. Teahen scored, J. Buck to third, S. Costa to second
Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left, S. Stewart and N. Punto scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 .295
N. Punto 2b-3b 5 3 4 1 0 0 0 .285
J. Mauer c 5 0 3 3 0 1 1 .297
T. Hunter cf 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 .276
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .261
M. LeCroy dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .270
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .270
L. Rodriguez 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
    L. Ford ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .270
    L. Rivas 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
J. Castro ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .233
 Totals 37 5 12 5 3 5 10  
 Batting
2B - J Mauer (11, M Wood).
HR - N Punto (2, 1st inning off J Lima 0 on, 1 Out).
S - L Rodriguez.
RBI - N Punto (9), J Mauer 3 (31), T Hunter (53).
2-out RBI - J Mauer, T Hunter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M LeCroy 1, S Stewart 1, J Jones 1, L Ford 1, J Mauer 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Castro-J Morneau).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 1 2 0 1 2 3 .284
T. Graffanino 2b-1b 2 1 1 3 3 0 1 .311
T. Long lf 5 0 0 0 0 0 8 .261
E. Brown rf 4 1 1 1 1 1 0 .287
M. Stairs 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .262
    R. Gotay pr-2b 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243
A. Berroa ss 5 2 4 2 0 0 0 .257
M. Teahen 3b 3 1 0 0 0 1 5 .249
J. Buck c 4 0 1 2 0 1 3 .227
S. Costa dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .286
 Totals 35 8 12 8 6 6 22  
 Batting
S - M Teahen.
RBI - E Brown (38), A Berroa 2 (22), T Graffanino 3 (18), J Buck 2 (22).
2-out RBI - A Berroa, T Graffanino 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Long 2, J Buck 1, M Teahen 1.
GIDP - T Long.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - M Stairs (2, catch).
Outfield assists - E Brown (J Mauer at 3rd base).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Lohse (L, 7-7) 5.0 9 4 4 2 3 0 4.42
M. Guerrier 1.0 2 3 3 2 2 0 3.60
J.C. Romero 0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2.56
J. Crain 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.59
T. Mulholland 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.81
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lima (W, 2-7) 6.2 8 3 3 2 4 1 7.33
J. Gobble (H, 3) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.32
J. Affeldt 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.75
M. Wood 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 3.83
WP - M Guerrier.
Pitches-strikes - K Lohse 103-68; M Guerrier 32-19; J Romero 14-7; J Crain 7-3; T Mulholland 6-6; J Lima 78-55; J Gobble 33-22; J Affeldt 5-3; M Wood 16-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Lohse 6-6; M Guerrier 1-0; J Romero 1-0; J Crain 2-0; T Mulholland 2-1; J Lima 7-8; J Gobble 1-1; J Affeldt 0-1; M Wood 3-0.
Batters faced - K Lohse 26; M Guerrier 7; J Romero 4; J Crain 2; T Mulholland 3; J Lima 29; J Gobble 5; J Affeldt 1; M Wood 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Larry Poncino. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 12,662.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Jul 8, 2005 4:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
N. Punto N. Punto
4-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Berroa A. Berroa
4-5
2 RBI