Kansas City 9, Toronto 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(54-77)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 2 2 9 16 0
Toronto 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 6 10 1
WP: J. Francis (5-14)
LP: B. Cecil (4-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Giavotella singled to shallow center, S. Perez scored, J. Giavotella to second advancing on throw
Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas singled to center, B. Butler scored
Top 6th: Kansas City
- J. Francoeur singled to shallow center, M. Cabrera scored, B. Butler to second
- S. Perez singled to shallow left, B. Butler scored, M. Moustakas to third, S. Perez to second advancing on throw
Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Cabrera homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Toronto
- J.P. Arencibia homered to deep left, K. Johnson scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to left, J. Giavotella and M. Cabrera scored
Bot 8th: Toronto
- B. Lawrie tripled to shallow right, E. Encarnacion scored
- J.P. Arencibia hit sacrifice fly to center, B. Lawrie scored, K. Johnson to second
Top 9th: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas doubled to deep right center, J. Francoeur scored
- M. Maier hit sacrifice fly to right, M. Moustakas scored
Bot 9th: Toronto
- E. Encarnacion homered to right, J. Bautista scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Giavotella 2b 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .260
M. Cabrera cf 5 3 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .302
B. Butler dh 5 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .300
E. Hosmer 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .271
J. Francoeur rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .281
    A. Gordon lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
M. Moustakas 3b 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 .222
S. Perez c 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 5 .245
M. Maier lf-rf 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .256
A. Escobar ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .243
 Totals 42 9 16 9 1 1 4 0 19  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera (34, B Cecil); B Butler 2 (34, B Cecil, S Camp); M Moustakas (10, R Lewis); S Perez (3, B Cecil).
3B - M Maier (3, S Camp).
HR - M Cabrera (17, 7th inning off B Cecil 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - M Maier.
RBI - J Giavotella (6), M Cabrera (75), B Butler 2 (75), J Francoeur (68), M Moustakas 2 (15), S Perez (6), M Maier (7).
2-out RBI - J Giavotella, B Butler 2, M Moustakas, S Perez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera 1, E Hosmer 1, S Perez 2, A Escobar 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
Y. Escobar ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286
E. Thames lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .262
J. Bautista rf 3 1 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 .317
E. Encarnacion dh 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 4 .277
A. Lind 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 .257
B. Lawrie 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .338
K. Johnson 2b 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 .500
J.P. Arencibia c 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 .213
M. McCoy cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .220
 Totals 36 6 10 6 2 4 11 0 14  
 Batting
2B - J Bautista (21, J Francis); E Encarnacion (31, G Holland).
3B - E Thames (4, J Francis); B Lawrie (3, G Holland).
HR - E Encarnacion (13, 9th inning off J Soria 1 on, 2 Out), J Arencibia (20, 7th inning off J Francis 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Arencibia.
RBI - E Encarnacion 2 (41), B Lawrie (13), J Arencibia 3 (60).
2-out RBI - E Encarnacion 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bautista 1, E Encarnacion 1, B Lawrie 1, M McCoy 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Arencibia (5, field).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Francis (W, 5-14) 6.0 6 2 2 3 5 1 1.41 4.82  
G. Holland (H, 14) 2.0 2 2 2 1 4 0 0.92 1.85  
J. Soria 1.0 2 2 2 0 2 1 1.36 4.47  
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Cecil (L, 4-7) 6.1 9 5 5 1 3 1 1.28 4.42  
S. Camp 1.1 6 2 2 0 0 0 1.61 4.77  
R. Lewis 0.1 1 2 0 0 0 0 3.00 13.50  
J. Litsch 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.23 4.09  
WP - G Holland, J Litsch.
IBB - J Bautista (by J Francis).
HBP - J Francoeur (by R Lewis).
Pitches-strikes - J Francis 92-60; G Holland 46-28; J Soria 22-15; B Cecil 99-67; S Camp 32-20; R Lewis 16-10; J Litsch 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Francis 5-11; G Holland 1-3; J Soria 0-2; B Cecil 11-9; S Camp 5-3; R Lewis 1-1; J Litsch 0-2.
Batters faced - J Francis 27; G Holland 9; J Soria 5; B Cecil 29; S Camp 10; R Lewis 3; J Litsch 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--John Hirschbeck. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Weather: 77 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, in from left.

Updated on Friday, Aug 26, 2011 3:14 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
4-5
2 RBI
 Toronto
E. Encarnacion Edwin Encarnacion
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI