6 - 4
5-10

Game Story

Mike Moustakas has been mired in such a tough start to the season he joked that he tried to do a little something extra to make sure the ball he hit in the 11th inning would carry out of Minute Maid Park. And it did to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
KC 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 6 13 4
HOU 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 10 0
Daily Fantasy

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Kansas City
Danny ValenciaDFP
homered to left
KC 1 - HOU 0
Bottom 3rd: Houston
Jason CastroDFP
homered to left,
George SpringerDFP
scored
KC 1 - HOU 2
Top 4th: Kansas City
Lorenzo CainDFP
grounded out to first,
Alex GordonDFP
scored,
Danny ValenciaDFP
to third,
Justin MaxwellDFP
to second
KC 2 - HOU 2
Bottom 6th: Houston
Marc KraussDFP
homered to left,
Jesus GuzmanDFP
scored
KC 2 - HOU 4
Top 7th: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Lorenzo CainDFP
and
Alcides EscobarDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to third
KC 4 - HOU 4
Top 11th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
homered to deep right
KC 5 - HOU 4
Omar InfanteDFP
reached on fielder's choice,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored
KC 7 - HOU 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
6 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .279
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .286
Salvador PérezDFP
C
6 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 .304
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .149
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250
Danny ValenciaDFP
3B
3 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .273
Nori AokiDFP
PH-RF
1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .244
Justin MaxwellDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Mike MoustakasDFP
PH-3B
2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .119
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .250
Totals 43 6 13 6 2 3 8 2 15
Batting
HR - D Valencia (1, 2nd inning off D Keuchel 0 on, 1 Out), M Moustakas (1, 11th inning off J Williams 0 on, 0 Out)
S - A Escobar
RBI - O Infante (5), S Perez 2 (4), D Valencia (1), M Moustakas (2), L Cain (5)
2-out RBI - S Perez 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Butler 2, N Aoki 1, A Escobar 2
GIDP - S Perez 2
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - J Dyson (2, 2nd base off J Williams/J Castro), A Escobar (2, 2nd base off B Peacock/J Castro)
CS - N Aoki (2, 2nd base by M Albers/J Castro)
Fielding
E - S Perez (2, throw); D Valencia (1, field); J Dyson (1, field); A Escobar (2, field)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .205
George SpringerDFP
RF
5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .200
Jason CastroDFP
C
4 1 2 2 1 1 1 0 2 .209
José AltuveDFP
2B
6 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .276
Jesus GuzmanDFP
1B
4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 6 .233
Marc KraussDFP
DH
4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 .172
Chris CarterDFP
PH-DH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .136
Jonathan VillarDFP
PR-DH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .163
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .196
L.J. HoesDFP
LF
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .200
Marwin GonzálezDFP
SS
4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .250
Totals 43 4 10 4 2 5 12 1 20
Batting
HR - J Castro (3, 3rd inning off J Guthrie 1 on, 1 Out), M Krauss (1, 6th inning off J Guthrie 1 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Castro 2 (6), M Krauss 2 (2)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Castro 1, J Altuve 1, J Guzman 2, M Krauss 1, L Hoes 1
Team LOB - 12
Running
SB - J Altuve (5, 3rd base off J Guthrie/S Perez)
CS - G Springer (1, 2nd base by J Guthrie/S Perez)
Picked Off - J Altuve (1st base, D Duffy)
Fielding
DP - 2 (M Gonzalez-J Altuve-J Guzman, M Gonzalez-J Altuve-J Guzman)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy GuthrieDFP
6.0 6 4 4 2 4 2 1.29 4.34
Aaron CrowDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.00 0.00
Kelvin HerreraDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.31 3.38
Danny DuffyDFP
(W, 1-0)
2.0 3 0 0 1 4 0 0.92 0.00
Greg HollandDFP
(SV, 5)
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.33 3.00

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Dallas KeuchelDFP
6.0 6 2 2 1 5 1 1.33 3.50
Brad PeacockDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.2 2 2 2 0 1 0 2.07 7.45
Kevin ChapmanDFP
0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.27 12.27
Matt AlbersDFP
(BS, 1)
1.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.20 1.35
Josh FieldsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.24 3.18
Jérome WilliamsDFP
(L, 0-1)
2.0 4 2 2 0 1 1 1.89 8.00
Pitching
HBP - J Castro (by J Guthrie); J Maxwell (by D Keuchel)
Pitches-strikes - J Guthrie 103-64; A Crow 21-14; K Herrera 14-9; D Duffy 30-22; G Holland 23-12; D Keuchel 97-62; B Peacock 16-12; K Chapman 5-1; M Albers 23-12; J Fields 14-10; J Williams 38-24
Ground balls-fly balls - J Guthrie 9-7; A Crow 2-0; K Herrera 1-0; D Duffy 2-0; G Holland 1-1; D Keuchel 13-3; B Peacock 2-0; K Chapman 0-0; M Albers 3-0; J Fields 1-2; J Williams 5-3
Batters faced - J Guthrie 27; A Crow 5; K Herrera 3; D Duffy 9; G Holland 5; D Keuchel 24; B Peacock 4; K Chapman 1; M Albers 5; J Fields 3; J Williams 11
Game Details
Game Time: 4:06.
Umpires: HP--Ron Kulpa. 1B--CB Bucknor. 2B--Tripp Gibson. 3B--Dale Scott.
Weather: 63 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 23,043.