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Game Story

The Minnesota Twins needed a strong outing from a starter and Kyle Gibson delivered. Gibson pitched into the seventh inning, Chris Colabello drove in three runs and Minnesota beat the Kansas City Royals 10-1 Friday night to end a nine-game home losing streak that dated to last season. Josmil Pinto...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 1
Min 2 0 0 5 0 0 2 1 X 10 11 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Omar InfanteDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to second
KC 1 - MIN 0
Bottom 1st: Minnesota
Chris ColabelloDFP
singled to left center,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
scored
KC 1 - MIN 1
Jason KubelDFP
tripled to right,
Chris ColabelloDFP
scored
KC 1 - MIN 2
Bottom 4th: Minnesota
Josmil PintoDFP
homered to deep left
KC 1 - MIN 3
Joe MauerDFP
singled to shallow right,
Kurt SuzukiDFP
scored,
Aaron HicksDFP
to third
KC 1 - MIN 4
Aaron HicksDFP
scored,
Joe MauerDFP
to third,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
to second on wild pitch
KC 1 - MIN 5
Chris ColabelloDFP
doubled to left,
Joe MauerDFP
and
Trevor PlouffeDFP
scored
KC 1 - MIN 7
Bottom 7th: Minnesota
Kurt SuzukiDFP
doubled to left center,
Darin MastroianniDFP
and
Josmil PintoDFP
scored
KC 1 - MIN 9
Bottom 8th: Minnesota
Trevor PlouffeDFP
singled to shallow center,
Brian DozierDFP
scored,
Joe MauerDFP
to second
KC 1 - MIN 10

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .303
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .346
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .273
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .194
Alex GordonDFP
LF
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .281
Justin MaxwellDFP
LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .393
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .286
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .167
Totals 31 1 5 1 0 4 4 0 15
Batting
2B - M Moustakas (1, K Gibson)
RBI - B Butler (4)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Aoki 1, O Infante 1, S Perez 1, L Cain 1
GIDP - A Gordon
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - A Escobar (1, field)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .175
Joe MauerDFP
1B
5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .244
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 .375
Chris ColabelloDFP
RF
3 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 .308
Darin MastroianniDFP
RF
1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .000
Jason KubelDFP
LF
5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 5 .412
Josmil PintoDFP
DH
3 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 .211
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 .333
Aaron HicksDFP
CF
3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .176
Pedro FlorimónDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .080
Totals 36 10 11 9 1 7 8 0 21
Batting
2B - T Plouffe (4, B Chen); C Colabello (5, L Coleman); K Suzuki (2, M Mariot)
3B - J Kubel (1, B Chen)
HR - J Pinto (2, 4th inning off B Chen 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Mauer (1), T Plouffe (8), C Colabello 3 (14), J Kubel (7), J Pinto (3), K Suzuki 2 (8)
2-out RBI - J Mauer, C Colabello 3, J Kubel
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kubel 1, J Pinto 1, K Suzuki 2, P Florimon 1
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
DP - 1 (B Dozier-P Florimon-J Mauer)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Bruce ChenDFP
(L, 0-1)
3.2 7 6 6 2 3 1 1.60 6.30
Louis ColemanDFP
1.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1.50 6.75
Michael MariotDFP
2.0 2 2 2 2 2 0 2.00 9.00
Kelvin HerreraDFP
1.0 1 1 0 2 2 0 1.62 4.15

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle GibsonDFP
(W, 2-0)
6.1 5 1 1 4 3 0 1.41 1.59
Brian DuensingDFP
1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.17 0.00
Anthony SwarzakDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.20 10.80
Pitching
WP - L Coleman 2, M Mariot, K Gibson
Pitches-strikes - B Chen 87-48; L Coleman 25-14; M Mariot 50-21; K Herrera 29-13; K Gibson 100-56; B Duensing 29-19; A Swarzak 10-7
Ground balls-fly balls - B Chen 7-5; L Coleman 2-1; M Mariot 2-3; K Herrera 2-0; K Gibson 12-6; B Duensing 0-3; A Swarzak 2-1
Batters faced - B Chen 20; L Coleman 6; M Mariot 10; K Herrera 7; K Gibson 27; B Duensing 5; A Swarzak 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:13.
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Weather: 61 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 24,338.