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8 - 7
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Game Story

The St. Louis Cardinals ended their offensive slump, but the Kansas City Royals found a way to keep the National League champs down. Eric Hosmer hit a tiebreaking single off closer Trevor Rosenthal in the ninth inning and the Royals won 8-7 Tuesday night for their second straight road victory in...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 1 8 13 2
StL 0 4 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 7 10 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
Kolten WongDFP
homered to deep right,
Oscar TaverasDFP
,
Jaime GarcíaDFP
and
Matt CarpenterDFP
scored
KC 0 - STL 4
Top 5th: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
tripled to left center,
Mike MoustakasDFP
scored
KC 1 - STL 4
James ShieldsDFP
doubled to left center,
Alcides EscobarDFP
scored
KC 2 - STL 4
Nori AokiDFP
singled to shallow left,
James ShieldsDFP
scored,
Nori AokiDFP
to second advancing on throw
KC 3 - STL 4
Alex GordonDFP
homered to deep right,
Nori AokiDFP
and
Eric HosmerDFP
scored
KC 6 - STL 4
Bottom 5th: St. Louis
Oscar TaverasDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Matt HollidayDFP
scored,
Allen CraigDFP
to third
KC 6 - STL 5
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
doubled to left,
Allen CraigDFP
scored
KC 6 - STL 6
Bottom 6th: St. Louis
Peter BourjosDFP
homered to deep left
KC 6 - STL 7
Top 8th: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
singled to shallow right center,
Salvador PérezDFP
scored,
Jeremy GuthrieDFP
to third
KC 7 - STL 7
Top 9th: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
singled to left,
Omar InfanteDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to second advancing on throw
KC 8 - STL 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .259
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .255
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .270
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 1 2 3 1 1 1 0 0 .281
Salvador PérezDFP
C
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .263
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .320
Aaron CrowDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wilking RodríguezDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Billy ButlerDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Jeremy GuthrieDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wade DavisDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Greg HollandDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .154
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .269
James ShieldsDFP
P
2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
Totals 38 8 13 8 1 2 5 0 11
Batting
2B - O Infante (6, T Rosenthal); M Moustakas (9, J Garcia); J Shields (1, J Garcia)
3B - A Escobar (1, J Garcia)
HR - A Gordon (6, 5th inning off J Garcia 2 on, 2 Out)
RBI - N Aoki (12), E Hosmer (24), A Gordon 3 (33), A Escobar 2 (20), J Shields (1)
2-out RBI - A Gordon 3, A Escobar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Dyson 1
GIDP - S Perez 2
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - E Hosmer (5, field); M Moustakas (4, field)
DP - 2 (A Escobar-O Infante-E Hosmer, A Escobar-O Infante)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
2 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 .292
Kolten WongDFP
2B
5 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 2 .266
Trevor RosenthalDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .272
Allen CraigDFP
1B
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .247
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .297
Oscar TaverasDFP
RF
3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .234
Jon JayDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .282
Seth ManessDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Sam FreemanDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164
Jaime GarcíaDFP
P
2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
2 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .207
Totals 35 7 10 7 2 4 4 0 13
Batting
2B - J Peralta 2 (14, J Shields 2)
HR - K Wong (1, 2nd inning off J Shields 3 on, 2 Out), P Bourjos (2, 6th inning off J Shields 0 on, 0 Out)
S - M Carpenter
SF - O Taveras
RBI - K Wong 4 (15), O Taveras (2), J Peralta (25), P Bourjos (8)
2-out RBI - K Wong 4, J Peralta
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Craig 1, J Jay 2
GIDP - Y Molina
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
DP - 2 (M Carpenter-K Wong-A Craig, M Carpenter-D Descalso-A Craig)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James ShieldsDFP
5.1 9 7 5 4 1 2 1.25 3.68
Aaron CrowDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 2.84
Wilking RodríguezDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Wade DavisDFP
(W, 5-1)
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.80 1.37
Greg HollandDFP
(SV, 16)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.02 1.66

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jaime GarcíaDFP
5.0 8 6 6 0 3 1 0.97 5.47
Seth ManessDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.60 2.81
Sam FreemanDFP
(HLD, 2)
1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.79 0.00
Pat NeshekDFP
(BS, 2)
0.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0.63 1.07
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(L, 0-3)
1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.32 4.28
Pitching
IBB - A Gordon (by T Rosenthal)
HBP - E Hosmer (by J Garcia)
Pitches-strikes - A Crow 5-4; W Rodriguez 11-6; W Davis 16-10; G Holland 17-10; J Shields 96-57; T Rosenthal 14-8; S Maness 11-7; S Freeman 23-14; P Neshek 13-8; J Garcia 87-58
Ground balls-fly balls - A Crow 1-1; W Rodriguez 0-3; W Davis 3-0; G Holland 0-1; J Shields 12-6; T Rosenthal 2-0; S Maness 1-2; S Freeman 2-0; P Neshek 2-2; J Garcia 10-5
Batters faced - A Crow 2; W Rodriguez 3; W Davis 4; G Holland 3; J Shields 29; T Rosenthal 5; S Maness 3; S Freeman 5; P Neshek 5; J Garcia 23
Game Details
Game Time: 3:12.
Umpires: HP--CB Bucknor. 1B--Tripp Gibson. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 90 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 41,192.