52-51
7 - 2
45-58

Game Story

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Ervin Santana heard his name bandied about in trade rumors in recent weeks, with yet another season threatening to swirl down the drain in Kansas City.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 12 0
Min 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
singled to shallow right center,
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 1 - MIN 0
Bottom 1st: Minnesota
Joe MauerDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Clete ThomasDFP
scored
KC 1 - MIN 1
Top 3rd: Kansas City
Miguel TejadaDFP
singled to shallow center,
Eric HosmerDFP
scored,
Salvador PérezDFP
to second
KC 2 - MIN 1
Mike MoustakasDFP
homered to deep right center,
Salvador PérezDFP
and
Miguel TejadaDFP
scored
KC 5 - MIN 1
Bottom 4th: Minnesota
Ryan DoumitDFP
singled to shallow left,
Jamey CarrollDFP
scored,
Justin MorneauDFP
to second
KC 5 - MIN 2
Top 8th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
homered to right
KC 6 - MIN 2
Top 9th: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored,
Alex GordonDFP
to third
KC 7 - MIN 2
David LoughDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Alex GordonDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to third
KC 8 - MIN 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 .271
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .288
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6 .276
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 .279
David LoughDFP
RF
4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 4 .291
Miguel TejadaDFP
2B
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .292
Elliot JohnsonDFP
2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .199
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
3 2 2 4 2 1 1 0 0 .224
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .275
Totals 38 7 12 7 2 3 8 0 20
Batting
2B - E Hosmer (19, B Duensing)
HR - M Moustakas 2 (9, 3rd inning off M Pelfrey 2 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off B Duensing 0 on, 2 Out)
SF - D Lough
RBI - E Hosmer (46), D Lough (23), M Tejada (16), M Moustakas 4 (24)
2-out RBI - M Tejada, M Moustakas 4
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gordon 1, S Perez 1, D Lough 1, E Johnson 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - 1 (S Perez-A Escobar)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Clete ThomasDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
Jamey CarrollDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .217
Joe MauerDFP
C
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .326
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .262
Ryan DoumitDFP
RF
3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .242
Chris ColabelloDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .192
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .245
Aaron HicksDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .194
Pedro FlorimónDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .229
Totals 31 2 5 2 0 2 9 0 8
Batting
RBI - J Mauer (35), R Doumit (43)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Colabello 1, T Plouffe 1
Team LOB - 4
Running
CS - J Mauer (1, 2nd base by E Santana/S Perez)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ervin SantanaDFP
(W, 7-6)
7.0 4 2 2 1 8 0 1.06 3.03
Tim CollinsDFP
(HLD, 14)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.47 4.42
Luke HochevarDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.85 1.76

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Mike PelfreyDFP
(L, 4-9)
4.0 8 4 4 2 4 1 1.55 5.31
Ryan PresslyDFP
3.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.30 3.20
Brian DuensingDFP
1.0 4 3 3 0 1 1 1.71 4.76
Josh RoenickeDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.37 3.35
Pitching
IBB - S Perez (by J Roenicke)
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 113-76; T Collins 8-5; L Hochevar 25-14; M Pelfrey 93-57; R Pressly 34-24; B Duensing 16-13; J Roenicke 19-11
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 9-3; T Collins 1-1; L Hochevar 2-1; M Pelfrey 5-6; R Pressly 2-3; B Duensing 0-1; J Roenicke 0-2
Batters faced - E Santana 25; T Collins 3; L Hochevar 5; M Pelfrey 22; R Pressly 9; B Duensing 7; J Roenicke 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:02.
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 72 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 6 mph, Varies.
Attendance: 33,085.