Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(11-6)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 2 1 1 2 0 0 7 16 1
Kansas City 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 7 2
WP: P. Neshek (2-0) S: J. Nathan (6)
LP: J. Peralta (0-2)
(5-12)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- A. Casilla grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto singled to left
- J. Mauer fouled out to third
- M. Cuddyer flied out to right

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus singled to left
- M. Grudzielanek reached on bunt single to third, D. DeJesus to second
- M. Teahen struck out looking
- M. Sweeney singled to shortstop, D. DeJesus to third, M. Grudzielanek to second
- R. Gload struck out swinging
- E. Brown safe at first on second baseman L. Rodriguez's fielding error, M. Grudzielanek and D. DeJesus scored, M. Sweeney to third, E. Brown to second
- A. Gordon struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to deep right center
- T. Hunter grounded out to shortstop
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- M. Redmond singled to right, J. Morneau scored
- L. Rodriguez flied out to center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- J. LaRue struck out swinging
- T. Pena Jr. struck out looking
- D. DeJesus flied out to deep right

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- A. Casilla struck out looking
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer lined into double play right to first, N. Punto out at first

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop
- M. Teahen homered to deep left center
- M. Sweeney flied out to deep center
- R. Gload grounded out to third

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer singled to center
- J. Morneau doubled to center, M. Cuddyer to third
- T. Hunter doubled to deep left, M. Cuddyer scored, J. Morneau to third
- J. Kubel grounded out to first, J. Morneau out at home, T. Hunter to third
- M. Redmond singled to right, T. Hunter scored
- L. Rodriguez flied out to center

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

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- E. Brown popped out to shallow right
- A. Gordon homered to deep center
- J. LaRue struck out swinging
- T. Pena Jr. flied out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Kansas City 4

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla singled to right
- N. Punto grounded out to second, A. Casilla to second
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left center, A. Casilla scored
- M. Cuddyer popped into double play first to third, J. Mauer out at third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Kansas City 4

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- M. Grudzielanek doubled to deep right
- M. Teahen flied out to center, M. Grudzielanek to third
- M. Sweeney intentionally walked
- R. Gload singled to left, M. Grudzielanek scored, M. Sweeney to second
- E. Brown grounded into fielder's choice, R. Gload out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Kansas City 5

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- N. Musser relieved Z. Greinke
- J. Morneau flied out to left
- T. Hunter singled to center, T. Hunter to second on center fielder D. DeJesus' fielding error
- J. Kubel singled to left, T. Hunter to third
- J. Peralta relieved N. Musser
- M. Redmond singled to right, T. Hunter scored, J. Kubel to second
- L. Rodriguez grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, M. Redmond out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 5, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- P. Neshek relieved B. Bonser
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- J. LaRue struck out looking
- T. Pena Jr. struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla singled to third
- A. Casilla stole second
- N. Punto tripled to deep right, A. Casilla scored
- J. Gobble relieved J. Peralta
- J. Mauer hit sacrifice fly to left center, N. Punto scored
- M. Cuddyer flied out to center
- J. Morneau lined out to left center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- D. Reyes relieved P. Neshek
- D. DeJesus grounded out to shortstop
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to second
- M. Teahen walked
- J. Crain relieved D. Reyes
- M. Sweeney grounded into fielder's choice, M. Teahen out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- T. Wellemeyer relieved J. Gobble
- T. Hunter hit by pitch
- J. Kubel lined out to center
- T. Hunter caught stealing, catcher to second
- M. Redmond safe at first on shortstop T. Pena Jr.'s fielding error
- L. Rodriguez singled to center, M. Redmond to second
- J. Bartlett ran for L. Rodriguez
- M. Redmond to third, J. Bartlett to second on wild pitch
- A. Casilla fouled out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- A. Casilla at second
- J. Bartlett at shortstop
- R. Gload grounded out to shortstop
- E. Brown grounded out to third
- A. Gordon lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- N. Punto grounded out to second
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- J. Morneau intentionally walked
- T. Hunter struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- J. Nathan relieved J. Crain
- E. German hit for J. LaRue
- E. German struck out looking
- T. Pena Jr. struck out looking
- D. DeJesus struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Redmond M. Redmond
3-4
3 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Teahen M. Teahen
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI