70-66
5 - 0
62-75

Game Story

TORONTO (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals won't have much hope in the wild-card race without a strong September from veteran pitcher James Shields.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 0
Tor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
grounded out to second,
Emilio BonifacioDFP
scored
KC 1 - TOR 0
Top 3rd: Kansas City
Alex GordonDFP
singled to shallow right,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored,
Alcides EscobarDFP
to third,
Alex GordonDFP
to second advancing on throw
KC 2 - TOR 0
Emilio BonifacioDFP
singled to shallow center,
Alcides EscobarDFP
scored,
Alex GordonDFP
to third
KC 3 - TOR 0
Eric HosmerDFP
singled to shallow right,
Alex GordonDFP
and
Emilio BonifacioDFP
scored
KC 5 - TOR 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Alex GordonDFP
LF
5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .270
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B
4 2 2 1 0 1 1 2 2 .233
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 .298
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .286
Salvador PérezDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .239
Justin MaxwellDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .259
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .259
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235
Totals 36 5 9 5 0 2 4 4 17
Batting
2B - E Bonifacio (21, C Jenkins); E Hosmer (28, C Jenkins); S Perez (21, J Happ); A Escobar (17, D McGowan)
RBI - A Gordon (72), E Bonifacio (25), E Hosmer 3 (69)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bonifacio 1, E Hosmer 1, B Butler 1, M Moustakas 1, J Maxwell 2
GIDP - M Moustakas
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - E Bonifacio 2 (23, 3rd base off J Happ/J Arencibia, 2nd base off J Happ/J Arencibia), J Dyson 2 (29, 2nd base off J Happ/J Arencibia, 2nd base off J Happ/J Arencibia)

Toronto

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José ReyesDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
Ryan GoinsDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .353
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274
Adam LindDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .283
Brett LawrieDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .256
J.P. ArencibiaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .210
Rajai DavisDFP
RF-LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .265
Anthony GoseDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .239
Kevin PillarDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .156
Munenori KawasakiDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .220
Moisés SierraDFP
RF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Totals 30 0 3 0 0 1 11 0 7
Batting
3B - R Davis (2, J Shields)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Lawrie 1, K Pillar 1
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
E - J Reyes (5, field); J Arencibia (10, throw)
DP - 1 (J Reyes-R Goins-A Lind)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James ShieldsDFP
(W, 10-8)
7.0 3 0 0 1 9 0 1.23 3.03
Luke HochevarDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.85 1.83
Greg HollandDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.89 1.36

Toronto

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
J.A. HappDFP
(L, 3-5)
4.0 6 5 3 1 3 0 1.52 5.54
Chad JenkinsDFP
3.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.27 2.86
Neil WagnerDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.16 3.03
Dustin McGowanDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.22 2.00
Pitching
WP - D McGowan
HBP - S Perez (by N Wagner)
Pitches-strikes - J Shields 112-76; L Hochevar 21-16; G Holland 12-9; J Happ 86-60; C Jenkins 43-28; N Wagner 17-9; D McGowan 16-9
Ground balls-fly balls - J Shields 4-7; L Hochevar 0-1; G Holland 1-2; J Happ 7-3; C Jenkins 7-2; N Wagner 2-0; D McGowan 0-2
Batters faced - J Shields 25; L Hochevar 3; G Holland 3; J Happ 20; C Jenkins 11; N Wagner 4; D McGowan 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:51.
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Will Little.
Weather: 74 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 22,961.