56-52
6 - 2
49-60

Game Story

NEW YORK (AP) -- Things are going so well for the Kansas City Royals these days they have even figured out how to turn the sun in their favor.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 6 13 0
NYM 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 8 0

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
homered to deep right
KC 1 - NYM 0
Top 5th: Kansas City
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored on wild pitch
KC 2 - NYM 0
Lorenzo CainDFP
singled to shallow right,
Eric HosmerDFP
and
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 4 - NYM 0
Bottom 5th: NY Mets
Eric Young Jr.DFP
singled to shallow center,
Omar QuintanillaDFP
scored
KC 4 - NYM 1
Top 6th: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
singled to shallow right,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored,
Miguel TejadaDFP
to second
KC 5 - NYM 1
Alex GordonDFP
singled to shallow center,
Miguel TejadaDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to second,
Eric HosmerDFP
out at third
KC 6 - NYM 1
Bottom 8th: NY Mets
John BuckDFP
singled to center,
Marlon ByrdDFP
scored,
Ike DavisDFP
to second
KC 6 - NYM 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
David LoughDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .300
Jarrod DysonDFP
PR-CF
2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265
Miguel TejadaDFP
2B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .304
Elliot JohnsonDFP
2B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 .289
Alex GordonDFP
LF
5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .271
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF-RF
5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 .261
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 .225
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .230
George KottarasDFP
C
1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 .169
Ervin SantanaDFP
P
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 7 .250
Tim CollinsDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Louis ColemanDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Billy ButlerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Greg HollandDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 6 13 5 1 6 6 0 20
Batting
2B - D Lough (13, Z Wheeler); J Dyson (7, G Germen)
HR - M Moustakas (10, 4th inning off Z Wheeler 0 on, 2 Out)
S - M Tejada
RBI - E Hosmer (48), A Gordon (55), L Cain 2 (41), M Moustakas (26)
2-out RBI - M Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Tejada 1, A Escobar 1, E Santana 4
Team LOB - 12
Running
CS - J Dyson (4, 2nd base by S Rice/J Buck)

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Eric Young Jr.DFP
LF
5 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 .257
Daniel MurphyDFP
2B
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
Josh SatinDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .295
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .279
Ike DavisDFP
1B
2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 .188
Juan LagaresDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .266
John BuckDFP
C
3 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 .216
Omar QuintanillaDFP
SS
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233
Scott RiceDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Carlos TorresDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Mike BaxterDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .207
LaTroy HawkinsDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Zack WheelerDFP
P
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176
Andrew BrownDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
González GermenDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Justin TurnerDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .265
Totals 35 2 8 2 0 4 7 2 17
Batting
2B - M Byrd (19, T Collins)
RBI - E Young (19), J Buck (56)
2-out RBI - E Young
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 3, J Lagares 1, J Turner 1
Team LOB - 10
Running
SB - E Young (23, 2nd base off E Santana/G Kottaras), I Davis (3, 2nd base off E Santana/G Kottaras)
Fielding
E - D Murphy (16, field); M Byrd (4, field)
Outfield assists - J Lagares
PB - J Buck

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ervin SantanaDFP
(W, 8-6)
6.0 5 1 1 3 5 0 1.07 2.97
Tim CollinsDFP
1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.49 4.38
Louis ColemanDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.55 0.00
Greg HollandDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93 1.67

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Zack WheelerDFP
(L, 4-2)
5.0 7 4 4 5 5 1 1.44 3.91
González GermenDFP
1.0 4 2 2 1 0 0 1.28 3.38
Scott RiceDFP
1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.39 3.67
Carlos TorresDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.16 2.80
LaTroy HawkinsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.28 2.98
Pitching
WP - Z Wheeler 2
IBB - G Kottaras 2 (by Z Wheeler 2)
HBP - G Kottaras (by S Rice)
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 114-71; T Collins 21-12; L Coleman 13-8; G Holland 11-8; S Rice 20-12; C Torres 2-2; L Hawkins 13-10; Z Wheeler 102-58; G Germen 20-11
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 9-3; T Collins 0-3; L Coleman 1-2; G Holland 1-0; S Rice 2-2; C Torres 1-1; L Hawkins 1-0; Z Wheeler 3-10; G Germen 1-2
Batters faced - E Santana 26; T Collins 6; L Coleman 4; G Holland 3; S Rice 6; C Torres 2; L Hawkins 3; Z Wheeler 27; G Germen 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:18.
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Mike Estabrook. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 80 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 25,658.