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Game Story

For almost three seasons, Josh Willingham's family was there to greet him outside the Twins' clubhouse at Target Field. Willingham's family was waiting for him again on Friday, only this time the slugger came out of a different door. Willingham returned to Target Field and hit a bases-clearing...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 12 2
Min 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 5 9 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
Danny Santana sacrificed, Eduardo Escobar to third, Jordan Schafer to second, Eduardo Escobar scored, Jordan Schafer to third, Danny Santana to second on pitcher Danny Duffy's throwing error
KC 0 - MIN 1
Brian Dozier grounded out to shortstop, Jordan Schafer scored
KC 0 - MIN 2
Top 4th: Kansas City
Josh Willingham doubled to shallow left, Salvador Pérez, Billy Butler and Alex Gordon scored
KC 3 - MIN 2
Alcides Escobar tripled to center, Josh Willingham and Mike Moustakas scored
KC 5 - MIN 2
Bottom 4th: Minnesota
Oswaldo Arcia grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Trevor Plouffe scored, Kurt Suzuki out at second
KC 5 - MIN 3
Top 8th: Kansas City
Alcides Escobar singled to shallow right, Alex Gordon scored, Mike Moustakas to third
KC 6 - MIN 3
Bottom 9th: Minnesota
Oswaldo Arcia doubled to deep right center, Kurt Suzuki scored, Oswaldo Arcia to third on right fielder Lorenzo Cain's fielding error
KC 6 - MIN 4
Chris Parmelee grounded out to first, Oswaldo Arcia scored
KC 6 - MIN 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .269
Lorenzo CainRF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .301
Omar Infante2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .257
Salvador PérezC 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .267
Billy Butler1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .277
Alex GordonLF 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
Josh WillinghamDH 4 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 3 .210
Mike Moustakas3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .203
Alcides EscobarSS 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Jarrod DysonCF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .291
Totals 38 6 12 6 0 1 5 2 17
Batting
2B - S Perez (20, R Nolasco); J Willingham (7, R Nolasco)
3B - A Escobar (4, R Nolasco); J Dyson (4, R Nolasco)
RBI - J Willingham 3 (37), A Escobar 3 (40)
2-out RBI - A Escobar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 2, S Perez 1, B Butler 1, J Dyson 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - L Cain (18, 2nd base off R Pressly/K Suzuki), J Dyson (27, 2nd base off C Thielbar/K Suzuki)
Fielding
E - L Cain (2, field); D Duffy (4, throw)
DP - 1 (O Infante-A Escobar-B Butler)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaCF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .325
Brian Dozier2B 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .236
Joe Mauer1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .276
Kennys VargasDH 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .296
Trevor Plouffe3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .246
Kurt SuzukiC 3 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .307
Oswaldo ArciaRF 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 .228
Eduardo EscobarSS 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
Jordan SchaferLF 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
Chris ParmeleePH 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Totals 35 5 9 3 0 1 5 0 11
Batting
2B - J Mauer (19, W Davis); T Plouffe (32, D Duffy); K Suzuki (24, D Duffy); O Arcia (11, G Holland)
S - D Santana
RBI - B Dozier (52), O Arcia (30), C Parmelee (22)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Vargas 1, T Plouffe 1, O Arcia 2
GIDP - O Arcia
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Mauer-E Escobar)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny Duffy(W, 8-10) 5.1 6 3 2 0 1 0 1.09 2.60
Aaron Crow(HLD, 9) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.23 3.00
Francisley Bueno(HLD, 5) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.18 2.49
Kelvin Herrera(HLD, 13) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.20 1.59
Wade Davis(HLD, 26) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.90 0.84
Greg Holland(SV, 37) 1.0 1 2 1 1 1 0 1.03 1.86

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ricky Nolasco(L, 5-8) 6.0 7 5 5 1 3 0 1.60 5.99
Caleb Thielbar 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 3.05
Jared Burton 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 0 1.31 4.37
Brian Duensing 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.25 2.28
Ryan Pressly 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.83 0.75
Pitching
WP - J Burton
HBP - A Gordon (by R Nolasco)
Pitches-strikes - D Duffy 79-50; A Crow 7-3; F Bueno 2-2; K Herrera 15-10; W Davis 18-14; G Holland 22-12; R Nolasco 81-48; C Thielbar 7-4; J Burton 20-14; B Duensing 10-7; R Pressly 8-6
Ground balls-fly balls - D Duffy 7-9; A Crow 0-1; F Bueno 1-0; K Herrera 0-0; W Davis 0-1; G Holland 1-2; R Nolasco 10-4; C Thielbar 1-0; J Burton 0-2; B Duensing 0-0; R Pressly 2-1
Batters faced - D Duffy 22; A Crow 2; F Bueno 1; K Herrera 3; W Davis 4; G Holland 5; R Nolasco 26; C Thielbar 2; J Burton 5; B Duensing 3; R Pressly 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:05.
Umpires: HP--David Rackley. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Chris Segal.
Weather: 83 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 32,013.