Minnesota 11, Kansas City 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(81-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 4 0 11 13 1
Kansas City 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 6 9 1
WP: S. Baker (14-9)
LP: L. DiNardo (0-2)
(63-92)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span singled to right center
- O. Cabrera grounded into double play second to first, D. Span out at second
- J. Mauer grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- W. Bloomquist singled to shallow right
- M. Maier singled to shallow left, W. Bloomquist to second
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- M. Jacobs lined into double play first to shortstop, W. Bloomquist out at third

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel flied out to center
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third
- D. Young grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- A. Callaspo homered to right
- B. Pena homered to deep right
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- Y. Betancourt flied out to right
- J. Anderson grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- B. Harris singled to shallow center
- M. Tolbert struck out swinging
- N. Punto walked, B. Harris to second
- D. Span grounded into fielder's choice, B. Harris to third, N. Punto out at second
- O. Cabrera grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- W. Bloomquist struck out swinging
- M. Maier grounded out to second
- B. Butler flied out to deep right

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer walked
- J. Kubel hit by pitch, J. Mauer to second
- M. Cuddyer singled to deep left, J. Mauer to third, J. Kubel to second, J. Mauer out at home, J. Kubel to third, M. Cuddyer to second
- D. Young safe at first on shortstop Y. Betancourt's throwing error, J. Kubel scored, M. Cuddyer to third
- B. Harris hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Cuddyer scored
- M. Tolbert singled to shallow center, D. Young to second
- N. Punto walked, D. Young to third, M. Tolbert to second
- D. Span tripled to deep center, D. Young, M. Tolbert and N. Punto scored
- O. Cabrera grounded out to shortstop

5 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 5, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- M. Jacobs struck out swinging
- A. Callaspo popped out to second
- B. Pena flied out to center

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

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to left
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer flied out to deep right center
- D. Young grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon flied out to center
- Y. Betancourt fouled out to catcher
- J. Anderson grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- B. Harris singled to shallow left
- M. Tolbert singled to shallow left, B. Harris to second
- J. Wright relieved L. DiNardo
- N. Punto sacrificed to catcher, B. Harris to third, M. Tolbert to second
- D. Span singled to center, B. Harris and M. Tolbert scored, D. Span picked off at second, pitcher to first
- O. Cabrera flied out to deep left

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- W. Bloomquist struck out looking
- M. Maier walked
- B. Butler grounded into double play shortstop to first, M. Maier out at second

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer grounded out to second
- J. Kubel walked
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- D. Young struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- M. Jacobs singled to shallow left
- A. Callaspo doubled to left, M. Jacobs scored
- B. Pena grounded out to second, A. Callaspo to third
- R. Mahay relieved S. Baker
- A. Gordon grounded out to third, A. Callaspo scored
- Y. Betancourt grounded out to third

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Kansas City 4

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- Y. Yabuta relieved J. Wright
- B. Harris struck out swinging
- M. Tolbert doubled to right
- N. Punto walked
- D. Span singled to shallow left center, M. Tolbert scored, N. Punto to third
- O. Cabrera singled to shallow left center, N. Punto scored, D. Span to second
- D. Span to third on wild pitch
- J. Mauer doubled to deep right center, D. Span and O. Cabrera scored
- K. Farnsworth relieved Y. Yabuta
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer hit by pitch
- D. Young struck out swinging

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Kansas City 4

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- J. Kubel in right field
- D. Span in right field
- C. Gomez in center field
- J. Anderson grounded out to second
- W. Bloomquist flied out to shallow right
- M. Maier walked
- B. Butler doubled to shallow right, M. Maier scored
- M. Jacobs flied out to left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Kansas City 5

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- V. Marte relieved K. Farnsworth
- M. Jacobs grounded out to second
- M. Tolbert grounded out to second
- N. Punto popped out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Kansas City 5

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- B. Keppel relieved R. Mahay
- A. Callaspo struck out swinging
- B. Pena singled to left
- A. Gordon singled to shortstop, B. Pena to second, B. Pena to third on O. Cabrera's fielding error
- Y. Betancourt grounded into fielder's choice, B. Pena scored, A. Gordon out at second
- J. Anderson flied out to center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Kansas City 6
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
D. Span Denard Span
4-5
6 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Callaspo Alberto Callaspo
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI