Odds:
Stadium: Target Field
Attendance: 27,379
(68-64)
8
W: Duffy (2-0)
(57-74)
1
L: Albers (2-2)
Final
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KC0012000328130
MIN000000001162

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd
KCAlex Gordon homered to deep right center
Top 4th
KCSalvador Pérez homered to deep left, Billy Butler scored
Top 8th
KCBilly Butler singled to shallow center, Eric Hosmer scored
KCSalvador Pérez homered to deep left center, Billy Butler scored
Top 9th
KCBilly Butler singled, Alex Gordon scored, Emilio Bonifacio to third, Eric Hosmer to second
KCSalvador Pérez grounded into double play shortstop to first, Emilio Bonifacio scored, Eric Hosmer to third, Billy Butler out at second
Bottom 9th
MIN
8
1
Justin Morneau homered to deep right

Batting

Kansas CityABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
LF522110002.270
2B511000021.232
1B411000100.294
DH522200000.295
C524420001.281
RF400000011.266
RF000000000.288
3B400000105.208
SS401000000.235
CF402001002.259
Totals408137312312
Batting
2B - E Hosmer (27, C Fien); S Perez (20, A Albers); J Dyson (8, A Albers)
HR - A Gordon (15, 3rd inning off A Albers 0 on, 2 Out), S Perez 2 (9, 4th inning off A Albers 1 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off C Fien 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - A Gordon (70), B Butler 2 (69), S Perez 4 (60)
2-out RBI - A Gordon
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bonifacio 1, J Carroll 3, J Dyson 1
GIDP - A Gordon, S Perez
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - J Dyson (26, 3rd base off A Albers/C Herrmann)
Fielding
DP - 1 (D Duffy-A Escobar-E Hosmer)
MinnesotaABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
2B400000002.241
RF401000021.263
1B411110002.261
LF400000011.212
3B301000110.231
C401000012.222
DH300000021.192
CF300000020.228
SS302002010.228
Totals32161121109
Batting
HR - J Morneau (16, 9th inning off A Crow 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Morneau (73)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Ramirez 1, J Morneau 1, C Herrmann 1
GIDP - C Herrmann
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - P Florimon 2 (12, 2nd base off D Duffy/S Perez, 2nd base off D Duffy/S Perez)
Fielding
E - T Plouffe (11, field, throw)
DP - 2 (J Morneau-P Florimon, P Florimon-J Morneau)

Pitching

Kansas CityIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(W, 2-0)6.25000701.041.10
(H, 4)1.10000100.871.88
1.01111211.483.12
MinnesotaIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(L, 2-2)7.06320220.862.92
0.13330110.984.08
0.21001001.433.66
1.03221001.202.96
Pitching
HBP - J Maxwell (by A Swarzak)
Pitches-strikes - D Duffy 103-73; L Hochevar 17-13; A Crow 21-14; A Albers 99-72; C Fien 13-9; B Duensing 10-6; A Swarzak 23-12
Ground balls-fly balls - D Duffy 3-8; L Hochevar 1-2; A Crow 1-1; A Albers 10-12; C Fien 0-2; B Duensing 2-1; A Swarzak 4-1
Batters faced - D Duffy 24; L Hochevar 4; A Crow 5; A Albers 28; C Fien 4; B Duensing 4; A Swarzak 7
Game Details
Game Time: 2:55.
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Alan Porter. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Jerry Layne.
Weather: 88 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to Left.