Minnesota 4, Kansas City 3, 10 innings
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(65-78)
  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Kansas City 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
Minnesota 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 7 0
WP: G. Perkins (3-1)
LP: F. Bueno (1-1)
(60-84)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- S. Perez singled to shallow center, A. Escobar and A. Gordon scored
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- J. Willingham homered to deep left
Top 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to deep center, D. Lough scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- J. Willingham walked, D. Butera scored, D. Span to third, B. Revere to second
Bot 9th: Minnesota
- T. Plouffe homered to deep left
Bot 10th: Minnesota
- D. Span doubled to right, A. Casilla scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Lough rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .296
    J. Francoeur ph-rf-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
A. Escobar ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
A. Gordon lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .292
B. Butler dh 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .311
    T. Abreu ph-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .318
S. Perez c 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 2 .318
M. Moustakas 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .250
L. Cain cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 .266
    B. Pena 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
E. Hosmer 1b-rf 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .243
J. Giavotella 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .241
 Totals 37 3 8 3 0 5 9 1 14  
 Batting
2B - A Gordon (47, G Perkins); B Butler (25, L Hendriks); L Cain (9, L Hendriks).
3B - D Lough (1, L Hendriks).
RBI - B Butler (92), S Perez 2 (35).
2-out RBI - B Butler, S Perez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lough 2, S Perez 1, M Moustakas 1, L Cain 1.
GIDP - J Giavotella.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - L Cain (10, 3rd base off T Robertson/D Butera).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Giavotella-A Escobar-E Hosmer, J Giavotella-A Escobar-E Hosmer).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .289
B. Revere rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .299
J. Willingham dh 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 .261
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .279
T. Plouffe 3b 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .237
D. Mastroianni lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .256
E. Escobar 2b-ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .213
D. Butera c 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .214
P. Florimon ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
    C. Parmelee ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    A. Casilla pr-2b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
 Totals 32 4 7 4 2 4 9 0 9  
 Batting
2B - D Span (33, F Bueno); A Casilla (14, F Bueno).
HR - J Willingham (34, 1st inning off L Mendoza 0 on, 2 Out), T Plouffe (21, 9th inning off G Holland 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Span (36), J Willingham 2 (105), T Plouffe (48).
2-out RBI - J Willingham 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 2.
GIDP - D Mastroianni, P Florimon.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Escobar-P Florimon-J Morneau).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
L. Mendoza 6.0 2 1 1 2 6 1 1.42 4.50  
A. Crow (H, 17) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 3.41  
K. Herrera (H, 17) 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.16 2.47  
G. Holland (BS, 3) 1.1 1 1 1 1 3 1 1.41 2.98  
F. Bueno (L, 1-1) 0.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.25 2.25  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
L. Hendriks 5.0 7 3 3 2 3 0 1.70 6.14  
T. Robertson 1.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1.41 5.73  
C. Fien 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.99 1.59  
J. Burton 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.94 2.15  
G. Perkins (W, 3-1) 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.11 2.45  
IBB - S Perez (by G Perkins).
HBP - D Butera (by K Herrera).
Pitches-strikes - L Mendoza 96-56; A Crow 10-8; K Herrera 18-9; G Holland 24-16; F Bueno 5-4; L Hendriks 98-64; T Robertson 24-13; C Fien 9-7; J Burton 12-7; G Perkins 36-24.
Ground balls-fly balls - L Mendoza 8-2; A Crow 2-1; K Herrera 1-0; G Holland 0-2; F Bueno 0-2; L Hendriks 8-5; T Robertson 1-0; C Fien 0-2; J Burton 0-1; G Perkins 3-3.
Batters faced - L Mendoza 21; A Crow 3; K Herrera 5; G Holland 6; F Bueno 2; L Hendriks 23; T Robertson 5; C Fien 3; J Burton 3; G Perkins 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Estabrook. 1B--Larry Vanover. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Dan Bellino.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 11 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 11:50 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
2-5
1 RBI
 Minnesota
T. Plouffe Trevor Plouffe
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI