60-53
6 - 2
49-66

Game Story

Through three innings Thursday night, Jeremy Guthrie looked shaky. Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game of the season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks. Guthrie (8-9) allowed seven hits, struck out four and ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 11 0
Ari 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Arizona
Mark Trumbo hit sacrifice fly to center, Ender Inciarte scored
KC 0 - ARI 1
Top 2nd: Kansas City
Alex Gordon homered to deep right, Billy Butler scored
KC 2 - ARI 1
Top 3rd: Kansas City
Salvador Perez singled to left, Nori Aoki and Omar Infante scored
KC 4 - ARI 1
Bottom 3rd: Arizona
Jake Lamb singled to shallow left, Mark Trumbo scored, Miguel Montero to second
KC 4 - ARI 2
Top 4th: Kansas City
Alcides Escobar singled to shallow center, Lorenzo Cain scored
KC 5 - ARI 2
Top 9th: Kansas City
Nori Aoki singled to shortstop, Alcides Escobar scored, Jeremy Guthrie to third
KC 6 - ARI 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiRF 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 .263
Omar Infante2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .263
Salvador PérezC 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Billy Butler1B 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .276
Alex GordonLF 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 2 .273
Lorenzo CainCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .305
Mike Moustakas3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199
Alcides EscobarSS 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .280
Jeremy GuthrieP 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Totals 36 6 11 6 1 1 6 2 9
Batting
2B - B Butler (24, V Nuno); L Cain (21, V Nuno); M Moustakas (15, E De La Rosa)
HR - A Gordon (10, 2nd inning off V Nuno 1 on, 0 Out)
RBI - N Aoki (24), S Perez 2 (46), A Gordon 2 (49), A Escobar (33)
2-out RBI - N Aoki
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - N Aoki (10, 3rd base off V Nuno/M Montero), O Infante (6, 2nd base off V Nuno/M Montero)
CS - A Escobar (3, 2nd base by V Nuno/M Montero)

Arizona

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ender InciarteCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
Aaron Hill2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .251
David PeraltaRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308
Mark Trumbo1B 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217
Miguel MonteroC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260
Jake Lamb3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Didi GregoriusSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .248
Roger KieschnickLF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .195
Vidal NuñoP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Alfredo MartePH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205
Randall DelgadoP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jordan PachecoPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .243
Matt StitesP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Eury De La RosaP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 2 7 2 0 0 4 0 5
Batting
S - V Nuno
SF - M Trumbo
RBI - M Trumbo (26), J Lamb (1)
2-out RBI - J Lamb
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Inciarte 2, M Montero 1, D Gregorius 1
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
Outfield assists - E Inciarte

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy Guthrie(W, 8-9) 9.0 7 2 2 0 4 0 1.32 4.35

Arizona

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Vidal Nuño(L, 0-3) 4.0 7 5 5 0 1 1 1.14 4.05
Randall Delgado 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.38 5.30
Matt Stites 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.53 5.82
Eury De La Rosa 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.86 3.21
Pitching
HBP - J Guthrie (by E De La Rosa)
Pitches-strikes - J Guthrie 108-76; V Nuno 58-44; R Delgado 50-29; M Stites 21-11; E De La Rosa 20-12
Ground balls-fly balls - J Guthrie 13-12; V Nuno 7-6; R Delgado 0-6; M Stites 0-2; E De La Rosa 4-0
Batters faced - J Guthrie 34; V Nuno 18; R Delgado 10; M Stites 4; E De La Rosa 6
Game Details
Game Time: 2:34.
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--David Rackley. 2B--Jim Wolf. 3B--Dana DeMuth.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, dome or roof closed.
Attendance: 17,809.