Minnesota 3, Kansas City 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(49-86)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 1
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 X 3 7 0
WP: J. Santana (16-5) S: J. Nathan (28)
LP: J. De La Rosa (1-2)
(77-55)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second
- E. German struck out looking
- M. Sweeney doubled to deep right center
- M. Teahen struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- N. Punto lined out to second
- J. Bartlett lined out to shortstop
- M. Redmond singled to left
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- E. Brown struck out swinging
- R. Shealy struck out swinging
- J. Buck flied out to left

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau grounded out to second
- T. Hunter struck out swinging
- R. White homered to deep left
- L. Ford flied out to right

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Keppinger lined out to shortstop
- A. Blanco struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- L. Rodriguez flied out to right
- N. Punto flied out to right center
- J. Bartlett walked
- M. Redmond singled to right, J. Bartlett to second
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- E. German singled to center
- M. Sweeney grounded out to third, E. German to second
- M. Teahen popped out to left
- E. Brown struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau grounded out to first
- T. Hunter popped out to second
- R. White flied out to right

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- R. Shealy struck out swinging
- J. Buck tripled to deep center
- J. Keppinger struck out swinging
- A. Blanco struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- L. Ford struck out swinging
- L. Rodriguez singled to left
- N. Punto singled to left, L. Rodriguez to third
- J. Bartlett grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, N. Punto out at second

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus lined out to shortstop
- E. German homered to deep left
- M. Sweeney grounded out to second
- M. Teahen fouled out to third

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- M. Redmond singled to right
- M. Cuddyer walked, M. Redmond to second
- J. Morneau walked, M. Redmond to third, M. Cuddyer to second
- J. Peralta relieved J. De La Rosa
- T. Hunter grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Redmond scored, M. Cuddyer to third, J. Morneau out at second
- R. White struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- E. Brown doubled to deep center
- R. Shealy grounded out to second, E. Brown to third
- J. Buck walked
- J. Keppinger struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek hit for A. Blanco
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- M. Grudzielanek at shortstop
- L. Ford struck out looking
- L. Rodriguez lined out to right
- N. Punto fouled out to left

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

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- P. Neshek relieved J. Santana
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- E. German grounded out to shortstop
- M. Sweeney struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett doubled to center
- M. Redmond flied out to right
- A. Burgos relieved J. Peralta
- J. Bartlett stole third, J. Bartlett scored on J. Buck's throwing error
- M. Cuddyer lined out to left
- J. Morneau fouled out to left

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

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- J. Nathan relieved P. Neshek
- M. Teahen grounded out to shortstop
- E. Brown flied out to center
- R. Shealy struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 1, Minnesota 3
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
E. German E. German
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
R. White R. White
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI