76-69
6 - 3
77-67

Game Story

CLEVELAND (AP) -- September is almost halfway over. The Kansas City Royals are nowhere near finished.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 6 11 0
Cle 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 12 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Cleveland
Michael BrantleyDFP
singled to shallow center,
Jason KipnisDFP
scored,
Carlos SantanaDFP
to second
KC 0 - CLE 1
Top 5th: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
homered to deep left
KC 1 - CLE 1
Top 6th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Eric HosmerDFP
and
Billy ButlerDFP
scored
KC 3 - CLE 1
Salvador PérezDFP
singled to shallow center,
Mike MoustakasDFP
scored
KC 4 - CLE 1
Top 7th: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 5 - CLE 1
Bottom 7th: Cleveland
Michael BournDFP
doubled to left center,
Yan GomesDFP
and
José RamírezDFP
scored
KC 5 - CLE 3
Top 8th: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
singled to left,
David LoughDFP
scored
KC 6 - CLE 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Alex GordonDFP
LF
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .271
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .237
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .303
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293
Chris GetzDFP
PR-DH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .225
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 2 .230
Salvador PérezDFP
C
5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .288
David LoughDFP
RF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .283
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .235
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .270
Totals 36 6 11 6 1 4 7 2 15
Batting
2B - B Butler (25, Z McAllister); M Moustakas (22, Z McAllister)
3B - D Lough (4, C Lee)
HR - A Escobar (4, 5th inning off Z McAllister 0 on, 1 Out)
SF - B Butler
RBI - B Butler (75), M Moustakas 2 (38), S Perez (67), A Escobar 2 (48)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bonifacio 1, E Hosmer 1, S Perez 1
GIDP - M Moustakas
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - C Getz 2 (15, 2nd base off B Wood/Y Gomes, 3rd base off B Wood/Y Gomes)
Fielding
DP - 3 (E Bonifacio-A Escobar-E Hosmer, A Escobar-E Bonifacio-E Hosmer, E Bonifacio-A Escobar-E Hosmer)

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournDFP
CF
4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .258
Nick SwisherDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .240
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .280
Carlos SantanaDFP
DH
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .264
Michael BrantleyDFP
LF
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .278
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .234
Yan GomesDFP
C
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .302
Jason KubelDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .214
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
3B
3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
José RamírezDFP
PR-3B
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Totals 36 3 12 3 0 0 9 0 14
Batting
2B - M Bourn (19, K Herrera); L Chisenhall (17, J Guthrie)
RBI - M Bourn 2 (42), M Brantley (60)
2-out RBI - M Brantley
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Bourn 1, J Kipnis 1, A Cabrera 1
GIDP - M Brantley, A Cabrera, Y Gomes
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - Z McAllister (2, throw)
DP - 1 (N Swisher-A Cabrera)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy GuthrieDFP
(W, 14-10)
6.0 9 1 1 0 2 0 1.40 4.11
Kelvin HerreraDFP
0.1 3 2 2 0 1 0 1.21 3.70
Luke HochevarDFP
(HLD, 6)
1.2 0 0 0 0 5 0 0.80 1.70
Greg HollandDFP
(SV, 41)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.85 1.37

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Zach McAllisterDFP
(L, 7-9)
5.0 6 4 4 3 2 1 1.37 4.11
Nick HagadoneDFP
1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.37 5.40
C.C. LeeDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.67 3.00
Marc RzepczynskiDFP
1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.78 1.17
Blake WoodDFP
0.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.00 0.00
Pitching
BALK - Z McAllister
HBP - B Butler (by Z McAllister)
Pitches-strikes - J Guthrie 99-64; K Herrera 20-15; L Hochevar 29-20; G Holland 11-7; Z McAllister 78-45; N Hagadone 21-18; C Lee 16-11; M Rzepczynski 14-10; B Wood 12-7
Ground balls-fly balls - J Guthrie 10-4; K Herrera 1-0; L Hochevar 0-0; G Holland 0-2; Z McAllister 6-8; N Hagadone 3-1; C Lee 2-1; M Rzepczynski 1-1; B Wood 1-0
Batters faced - J Guthrie 24; K Herrera 4; L Hochevar 5; G Holland 3; Z McAllister 24; N Hagadone 6; C Lee 5; M Rzepczynski 4; B Wood 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:24.
Umpires: HP--Dana DeMuth. 1B--Mike Estabrook. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 94 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 12,615.