Minnesota 14, Kansas City 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 3 2 5 0 1 3 0 14 12 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 11 2
WP: C. Silva (8-9)
LP: R. Hernandez (2-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer grounded bunt out to pitcher, N. Punto to second
- M. Cuddyer walked
- J. Morneau struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to second
- M. Teahen grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Kansas City 0

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter hit by pitch
- J. Kubel walked, T. Hunter to second
- J. Tyner grounded into double play shortstop to first, T. Hunter to third, J. Kubel out at second
- J. Bartlett grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- E. Brown singled to left
- S. Costa reached on bunt single to pitcher, E. Brown to second
- R. Shealy grounded into fielder's choice, E. Brown to third, S. Costa out at second
- P. Bako grounded into double play first to catcher, E. Brown out at home

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Kansas City 0

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- L. Castillo grounded out to first
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer walked, N. Punto to second
- M. Cuddyer flied out to center, N. Punto to third
- J. Morneau homered to deep right, N. Punto and J. Mauer scored
- T. Hunter grounded out to shortstop

3 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- A. Berroa singled to shortstop
- J. Gathright grounded into fielder's choice, A. Berroa out at second
- D. DeJesus grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Gathright out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Kansas City 0

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel grounded out to second
- J. Tyner walked
- J. Bartlett singled to right, J. Tyner to third, J. Bartlett to second on right fielder S. Costa's throwing error
- L. Castillo singled to first, J. Tyner scored, J. Bartlett to third
- N. Punto hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Bartlett scored
- J. Mauer grounded out to third

2 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 5, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to second
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- E. Brown grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Kansas City 0

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer struck out looking
- J. Morneau walked
- T. Hunter flied out to deep right center
- J. Kubel walked, J. Morneau to second
- J. Tyner walked, J. Morneau to third, J. Kubel to second
- J. Bartlett singled to second, J. Morneau scored, J. Kubel to third, J. Tyner to second
- J. Peralta relieved R. Hernandez
- L. Castillo singled to left, J. Kubel scored, J. Tyner to third, J. Bartlett to second
- N. Punto walked, J. Tyner scored, J. Bartlett to third, L. Castillo to second
- J. Buck catching
- J. Mauer doubled to left, L. Castillo and J. Bartlett scored, N. Punto to third
- M. Cuddyer fouled out to shallow left

5 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- S. Costa flied out to right
- R. Shealy grounded out to shortstop
- J. Buck doubled to deep center
- A. Berroa flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Kansas City 0

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- S. Dohmann relieved J. Peralta
- J. Morneau grounded out to second
- T. Hunter singled to center
- J. Kubel struck out looking
- J. Tyner flied out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- J. Gathright lined out to left
- D. DeJesus homered to deep right center
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to third
- M. Teahen singled to left
- M. Teahen to second on fielder's indifference
- E. Brown homered to deep left center, M. Teahen scored
- S. Costa doubled to deep left center
- R. Shealy popped out to second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Kansas City 3

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett flied out to left center
- L. Castillo singled to third
- N. Punto grounded out to second, L. Castillo to second
- J. Mauer intentionally walked
- M. Cuddyer singled to center, L. Castillo scored, J. Mauer to second
- J. Morneau walked, J. Mauer to third, M. Cuddyer to second
- T. Hunter flied out to right

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- J. Buck singled to center
- A. Berroa grounded into fielder's choice, J. Buck out at second
- J. Gathright singled to center, A. Berroa to second
- P. Neshek relieved C. Silva
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- M. Grudzielanek walked, A. Berroa to third, J. Gathright to second
- M. Teahen struck out looking

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Kansas City 3

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- E. German in left field
- A. Blanco at second
- L. Nunez relieved S. Dohmann
- J. Kubel walked
- J. Tyner singled to center, J. Kubel to second
- J. Bartlett doubled to left, J. Kubel scored, J. Tyner to third
- L. Castillo singled to left, J. Tyner scored, J. Bartlett to third
- N. Punto hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, J. Bartlett scored
- J. Mauer walked, L. Castillo to second
- M. Cuddyer grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Mauer out at second

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 14, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- J. Rabe in left field
- J. Tyner in center field
- E. Brown struck out looking
- S. Costa grounded out to first
- R. Shealy flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 14, Kansas City 3

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau safe at first on shortstop A. Berroa's fielding error
- J. Rabe popped out to second
- J. Kubel grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, J. Morneau out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 14, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- W. Eyre relieved P. Neshek
- J. Buck fouled out to first
- A. Berroa struck out swinging
- J. Gathright singled to left
- E. German grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 14, Kansas City 3
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
L. Castillo L. Castillo
4-6
3 RBI
 Kansas City
E. Brown E. Brown
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI