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

(11-7)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 1
Kansas City 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 X 3 9 0
WP: J. De La Rosa (2-1) S: J. Soria (2)
LP: R. Ortiz (3-1)
(6-12)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gload homered to deep center, T. Pena Jr. scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney singled to left center, E. German scored
Top 6th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer doubled to left, J. Mauer scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Casilla 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .231
N. Punto 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .204
J. Mauer c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .393
M. Cuddyer rf 3 0 1 1 1 1 0 .324
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .294
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .295
M. Redmond dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .265
J. Rabe lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .111
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213
 Totals 33 1 6 1 1 6 10  
 Batting
2B - M Cuddyer (7, J De La Rosa).
RBI - M Cuddyer (16).
2-out RBI - M Cuddyer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, M Redmond 1, T Hunter 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (6, ground ball).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. German 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .263
R. Gload lf 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .250
M. Teahen cf 4 0 2 0 0 2 1 .268
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .269
A. Gordon 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .136
R. Sanders rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .400
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .375
R. Shealy 1b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .116
T. Pena Jr. ss 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .188
 Totals 32 3 9 3 1 5 12  
 Batting
2B - M Sweeney (1, R Ortiz); E German (3, R Ortiz); M Teahen (3, D Reyes).
HR - R Gload (1, 3rd inning off R Ortiz 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Gload 2 (6), M Sweeney (6).
2-out RBI - R Gload 2, M Sweeney.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Buck 1, A Gordon 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - R Sanders (1, 2nd base by R Ortiz/J Mauer), M Teahen (1, 2nd base by D Reyes).
 
 Fielding
PB - J Buck.
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz (L, 3-1) 7.0 7 3 3 0 4 1 2.48
D. Reyes 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 8.53
M. Guerrier 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.53
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. De La Rosa (W, 2-1) 8.0 5 1 0 1 4 0 3.04
J. Soria (S, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.89
WP - M Guerrier.
HBP - R Shealy (by R Ortiz).
Pitches-strikes - R Ortiz 93-64; D Reyes 9-7; M Guerrier 8-4; J De La Rosa 94-64; J Soria 14-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Ortiz 10-6; D Reyes 0-0; M Guerrier 0-1; J De La Rosa 8-12; J Soria 1-0.
Batters faced - R Ortiz 29; D Reyes 3; M Guerrier 2; J De La Rosa 30; J Soria 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--John Hirschbeck. 3B--Bill Welke.
Time: 2:07.
Attendance: 14,801.
Weather: 67 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 21 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 22, 2007 4:26 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer M. Cuddyer
1-3
1 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
3-4
1 RBI