Kansas City 5, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(57-55)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 1
Kansas City 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 X 5 10 0
WP: B. Bannister (8-6)
LP: B. Bonser (5-8)
(49-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- R. Gload doubled to deep right, M. Teahen scored, B. Butler to third
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter doubled to deep right, J. Morneau scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek hit sacrifice fly to center, D. DeJesus scored
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus doubled to center, J. Gathright scored
- M. Teahen doubled to center, D. DeJesus scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- J. Buck walked, M. Teahen scored, B. Butler to third, A. Gordon to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .260
J. Mauer c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299
M. Cuddyer rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .283
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .289
    N. Punto 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .209
T. Hunter cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .290
J. Kubel lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .247
R. White dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .156
L. Rodriguez 3b-1b 3 0 2 0 0 0 2 .204
A. Casilla 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .231
 Totals 32 1 8 1 1 3 12  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau 2 (22, B Bannister 2); T Hunter (31, B Bannister); L Rodriguez (3, B Bannister).
RBI - T Hunter (76).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, J Kubel 1, J Bartlett 1, A Casilla 1.
GIDP - L Rodriguez, J Bartlett.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - M Cuddyer (3, bobble).
DP - 1 (J Bartlett-A Casilla-J Morneau).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .285
M. Grudzielanek 2b 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .305
M. Teahen rf 4 2 4 1 0 0 0 .291
B. Butler dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .301
R. Gload 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .299
A. Gordon 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .238
J. Buck c 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 .228
J. Gathright lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .348
T. Pena Jr. ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .275
 Totals 31 5 10 5 3 4 11  
 Batting
2B - R Gload (16, B Bonser); D DeJesus 2 (26, B Bonser 2); M Teahen 2 (23, J Rincon, B Bonser).
SF - M Grudzielanek.
RBI - R Gload (37), M Grudzielanek (38), D DeJesus (48), M Teahen (48), J Buck (37).
2-out RBI - R Gload, M Teahen, J Buck.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Gathright 2, A Gordon 2, B Butler 1.
GIDP - A Gordon.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - M Teahen (4, 2nd base by B Bonser).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (B Bannister-T Pena Jr-R Gload, T Pena Jr-R Gload, R Gload).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bonser (L, 5-8) 7.0 9 4 4 0 3 0 4.63
J. Rincon 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.23
C. Cali 0.2 0 0 0 3 1 0 4.91
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bannister (W, 8-6) 7.0 6 1 1 1 1 0 3.32
Z. Greinke (H, 10) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.72
J. Soria 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.28
IBB - B Butler (by C Cali).
HBP - R White (by B Bannister).
Pitches-strikes - B Bonser 93-68; J Rincon 5-4; C Cali 25-12; B Bannister 98-59; Z Greinke 23-15; J Soria 9-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Bonser 10-7; J Rincon 1-0; C Cali 0-1; B Bannister 13-7; Z Greinke 1-1; J Soria 0-1.
Batters faced - B Bonser 28; J Rincon 2; C Cali 5; B Bannister 27; Z Greinke 4; J Soria 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Time: 2:31. (Plus unknown delay totaling 35 minutes in the 8th).
Attendance: 15,648.
Weather: 94 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 8, 2007 5:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
2-4
1 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Teahen M. Teahen
4-4
1 RBI