Minnesota 3, Kansas City 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(58-99)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 X 3 11 1
WP: J. Santana (19-6) S: J. Nathan (36)
LP: J. Peralta (1-3)
(94-63)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus singled to center
- J. Keppinger sacrificed to pitcher, D. DeJesus to second
- E. German grounded out to shortstop
- M. Sweeney flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo grounded out to second
- N. Punto grounded out to shortstop
- M. Redmond singled to center
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- E. Brown grounded out to shortstop
- A. Berroa struck out swinging
- P. Phillips singled to right center
- J. Gathright grounded into fielder's choice, P. Phillips out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau lined out to shortstop
- T. Hunter grounded out to second
- P. Nevin grounded out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- A. Sanchez singled to center
- D. DeJesus ground rule double to deep left center, A. Sanchez to third
- J. Keppinger struck out swinging
- E. German singled to center, D. DeJesus and A. Sanchez scored
- M. Sweeney grounded out to shortstop, E. German to second
- E. Brown flied out to left

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- L. Ford homered to deep left
- J. Bartlett grounded out to shortstop
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto singled to second
- M. Redmond grounded out to second

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- A. Berroa grounded out to third
- P. Phillips struck out swinging
- J. Gathright grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third
- J. Morneau grounded out to first
- T. Hunter lined out to second

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- P. Nevin walked
- L. Ford grounded into fielder's choice, P. Nevin out at second
- J. Bartlett singled to left, L. Ford to second
- L. Castillo grounded out to second, L. Ford to third, J. Bartlett to second
- N. Punto struck out swinging

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

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- E. German struck out swinging
- M. Sweeney grounded out to pitcher
- E. Brown tripled to deep right
- A. Berroa struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- M. Redmond singled to center
- M. Cuddyer singled to left, M. Redmond to second
- J. Morneau singled to center, M. Redmond to third, M. Cuddyer to second
- T. Hunter hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Redmond scored, M. Cuddyer to third, J. Morneau to second
- P. Nevin intentionally walked
- L. Ford flied out to left
- J. Bartlett lined out to second

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- P. Phillips flied out to center
- J. Gathright grounded out to pitcher
- A. Sanchez singled to center
- D. DeJesus grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- J. Peralta relieved O. Perez
- L. Castillo struck out swinging
- N. Punto flied out to shallow left center
- M. Redmond singled to first
- M. Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice, M. Redmond out at second

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

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- J. Keppinger grounded out to third
- E. German flied out to right
- M. Sweeney grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau singled to first
- T. Hunter singled to left, J. Morneau to second
- L. Rodriguez hit for P. Nevin
- J. Morneau to third, T. Hunter to second on passed ball
- J. Morneau out at home, T. Hunter to third
- L. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to center, T. Hunter scored
- L. Ford singled to shortstop
- J. Bartlett struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- L. Rodriguez at designated hitter
- J. Nathan relieved J. Santana
- J. Nathan relieved J. Nathan
- E. Brown walked
- A. Berroa reached on fielder's choice, E. Brown to second on pitcher J. Nathan's throwing error
- P. Phillips sacrificed to pitcher, E. Brown to third, A. Berroa to second
- S. Costa hit for J. Gathright
- S. Costa intentionally walked
- A. Sanchez struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus struck out swinging

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