Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 4 0 2 1 1 0 0 8 16 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 0
WP: K. Davies (9-7)
LP: F. Liriano (6-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- M. Aviles struck out swinging
- A. Callaspo lined out to left
- J. Guillen flied out to center

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span flied out to center
- A. Casilla flied out to center
- J. Mauer singled to right
- J. Morneau struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- R. Shealy flied out to right
- M. Teahen singled to left
- B. Butler singled to right, M. Teahen to second
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- M. Olivo singled to second, M. Teahen to third, B. Butler to second
- M. Maier lined out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- D. Young singled to right center
- B. Buscher grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, D. Young out at second

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

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- M. Aviles doubled to deep left
- A. Callaspo singled to left center, M. Aviles to third
- J. Guillen singled to left, M. Aviles scored, A. Callaspo to second
- A. Callaspo to third, J. Guillen to second on wild pitch
- R. Shealy singled to center, J. Guillen and A. Callaspo scored
- M. Teahen grounded out to second, R. Shealy to second
- B. Butler flied out to deep right center
- A. Gordon doubled to left center, R. Shealy scored
- M. Olivo struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- N. Punto struck out looking
- C. Gomez struck out looking
- D. Span struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Maier singled to right center
- M. Aviles flied out to center
- M. Maier caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop to second
- A. Callaspo walked
- J. Guillen struck out looking

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla struck out looking
- J. Mauer singled to left
- J. Morneau grounded into fielder's choice, J. Mauer out at second
- J. Kubel grounded out to second

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

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- B. Harris at third
- R. Shealy struck out swinging
- M. Teahen doubled to deep right
- B. Butler homered to deep center, M. Teahen scored
- P. Humber relieved F. Liriano
- A. Gordon struck out looking
- M. Olivo struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- D. Young walked
- B. Harris walked, D. Young to second
- N. Punto grounded out to second, D. Young to third, B. Harris to second
- D. Young out at home, B. Harris to third
- C. Gomez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 6, Minnesota 0

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- M. Maier grounded out to shortstop
- M. Aviles homered to deep left
- A. Callaspo grounded out to first
- J. Guillen singled to left center
- R. Shealy struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- D. Span tripled to deep center
- A. Casilla grounded out to second, D. Span scored
- J. Mauer flied out to left
- J. Morneau struck out looking

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

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen grounded out to second
- B. Butler singled to shortstop
- A. Gordon walked, B. Butler to second
- M. Olivo singled to center, B. Butler scored, A. Gordon to second
- E. Guardado relieved P. Humber
- M. Maier grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Olivo out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- M. Aviles at second
- T. Pena Jr. at shortstop
- L. Nunez relieved K. Davies
- J. Kubel singled to center
- D. Young struck out swinging
- B. Harris singled to center, J. Kubel to second
- N. Punto grounded out to first, J. Kubel to third, B. Harris to second
- C. Gomez grounded out to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- B. Korecky relieved E. Guardado
- M. Aviles grounded out to third
- T. Pena Jr. singled to center
- J. Guillen grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, T. Pena Jr. out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Gathright in center field
- J. Smith at third
- M. Maier in right field
- J. Gobble relieved L. Nunez
- D. Span struck out swinging
- A. Casilla popped out to third
- J. Mauer struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- R. Shealy grounded out to shortstop
- M. Teahen walked
- B. Butler grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Teahen out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1

  Bottom 9th: Minnesota
- Y. Yabuta relieved J. Gobble
- J. Morneau popped out to third
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- D. Young struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
2-4