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Game Story

Toronto's booming offense made life easy for Marcus Stroman in his first major league start. Juan Francisco had three hits and four RBIs, Adam Lind went 3 for 5 with three RBIs and the Blue Jays used a seven-run first inning to rout the Kansas City Royals 12-2 on Saturday. Stroman said having...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 0
Tor 7 1 0 3 0 0 0 1 X 12 14 2

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Toronto
José BautistaDFP
doubled to right center,
José ReyesDFP
scored,
Melky CabreraDFP
to third
KC 0 - TOR 1
Adam LindDFP
singled to right,
Melky CabreraDFP
scored,
José BautistaDFP
to third,
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
to second
KC 0 - TOR 2
Brett LawrieDFP
hit by pitch,
José BautistaDFP
scored,
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
to third,
Adam LindDFP
to second
KC 0 - TOR 3
Juan FranciscoDFP
ground rule double to center,
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
and
Adam LindDFP
scored,
Brett LawrieDFP
to third
KC 0 - TOR 5
José ReyesDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Juan FranciscoDFP
scored,
Dioner NavarroDFP
to third
KC 0 - TOR 6
Melky CabreraDFP
singled to center,
Dioner NavarroDFP
scored,
José ReyesDFP
to third
KC 0 - TOR 7
Top 2nd: Kansas City
Brett HayesDFP
singled to shallow left,
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 1 - TOR 7
Bottom 2nd: Toronto
Brett LawrieDFP
singled to shallow left,
Adam LindDFP
scored
KC 1 - TOR 8
Bottom 4th: Toronto
Adam LindDFP
doubled to deep right center,
José BautistaDFP
scored,
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
to third
KC 1 - TOR 9
Brett LawrieDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
scored,
Adam LindDFP
to third
KC 1 - TOR 10
Juan FranciscoDFP
singled to shallow right center,
Adam LindDFP
scored
KC 1 - TOR 11
Top 7th: Kansas City
Nori AokiDFP
hit by pitch,
Danny ValenciaDFP
scored,
Jarrod DysonDFP
to third,
Pedro CiriacoDFP
to second
KC 2 - TOR 11
Bottom 8th: Toronto
Juan FranciscoDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Adam LindDFP
scored,
Brett LawrieDFP
to third
KC 2 - TOR 12

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .264
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .259
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .271
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .254
Alex GordonDFP
LF
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .282
Danny ValenciaDFP
3B
4 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .246
Brett HayesDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .088
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Pedro CiriacoDFP
2B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
Totals 36 2 9 2 0 1 9 0 20
Batting
2B - A Gordon (15, M Stroman)
RBI - N Aoki (11), B Hayes (2)
2-out RBI - B Hayes
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hosmer 2, P Ciriaco 1
GIDP - A Gordon, B Hayes
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
DP - 1 (A Brooks-B Hayes-E Hosmer)

Toronto

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José ReyesDFP
SS
4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .250
Steve TollesonDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
Melky CabreraDFP
LF
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .309
José BautistaDFP
RF
3 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .310
Kevin PillarDFP
PH-RF
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
DH
3 2 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 .266
Adam LindDFP
1B
5 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 .351
Brett LawrieDFP
2B
3 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Juan FranciscoDFP
3B
4 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 .275
Dioner NavarroDFP
C
4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .272
Anthony GoseDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .283
Totals 36 12 14 12 0 4 5 0 16
Batting
2B - J Bautista (9, A Brooks); A Lind 2 (10, M Mariot 2); J Francisco 2 (6, A Brooks, L Coleman)
SF - B Lawrie
RBI - J Reyes (16), M Cabrera (30), J Bautista (40), A Lind 2 (15), B Lawrie 3 (31), J Francisco 4 (24)
2-out RBI - J Reyes, M Cabrera, J Francisco
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera 1, J Bautista 1, D Navarro 2
GIDP - A Gose
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - A Lind (2, field); J Francisco (5, field)
DP - 2 (B Lawrie-J Reyes-A Lind, J Francisco-B Lawrie-A Lind)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Aarón BrooksDFP
(L, 0-1)
0.2 5 7 7 3 0 0 5.63 43.88
Michael MariotDFP
3.1 6 4 4 0 2 0 1.69 6.87
Tim CollinsDFP
3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.43 4.91
Louis ColemanDFP
1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.88 6.27

Toronto

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Marcus StromanDFP
(W, 2-0)
6.0 5 1 1 0 6 0 1.54 7.30
Todd RedmondDFP
(SV, 1)
3.0 4 1 0 1 3 0 1.55 3.41
Pitching
HBP - M Cabrera (by A Brooks); B Lawrie (by A Brooks); J Francisco (by T Collins); N Aoki (by T Redmond)
Pitches-strikes - A Brooks 42-22; M Mariot 65-39; T Collins 46-27; L Coleman 23-14; M Stroman 94-63; T Redmond 39-26
Ground balls-fly balls - A Brooks 3-0; M Mariot 5-7; T Collins 2-4; L Coleman 1-2; M Stroman 12-3; T Redmond 5-1
Batters faced - A Brooks 11; M Mariot 16; T Collins 11; L Coleman 6; M Stroman 23; T Redmond 15
Game Details
Game Time: 2:53.
Umpires: HP--Gabe Morales. 1B--Larry Vanover. 2B--Angel Hernandez. 3B--Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 67 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 6 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 31,652.