48-61
0 - 13
57-52

Game Story

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Royals have been playing more than their share of close games with 60 of their first 108 games decided by one or two runs.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
KC 0 6 0 0 0 3 4 0 X 13 16 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
Lorenzo CainDFP
walked,
George KottarasDFP
scored,
Alcides EscobarDFP
to third,
Jarrod DysonDFP
to second
MIN 0 - KC 1
Eric HosmerDFP
singled to right,
Alcides EscobarDFP
and
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored,
Lorenzo CainDFP
to third
MIN 0 - KC 3
Billy ButlerDFP
singled to shallow left,
Lorenzo CainDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to second
MIN 0 - KC 4
Mike MoustakasDFP
singled to right,
Eric HosmerDFP
and
Billy ButlerDFP
scored,
Miguel TejadaDFP
to second,
Miguel TejadaDFP
to third advancing on throw
MIN 0 - KC 6
Bottom 6th: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
homered to deep center,
Jarrod DysonDFP
and
Lorenzo CainDFP
scored
MIN 0 - KC 9
Bottom 7th: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
singled to shallow center,
Mike MoustakasDFP
and
George KottarasDFP
scored
MIN 0 - KC 11
Justin MaxwellDFP
singled to center,
Alcides EscobarDFP
scored
MIN 0 - KC 12
Billy ButlerDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Justin MaxwellDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to third
MIN 0 - KC 13

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Joe MauerDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .321
Chris ColabelloDFP
RF
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .164
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265
Ryan DoumitDFP
DH
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .243
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .262
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .236
Chris HerrmannDFP
RF-C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .236
Clete ThomasDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
Doug BernierDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .269
Totals 30 0 4 0 0 1 7 0 7
Batting
2B - R Doumit (23, J Guthrie)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Arcia 1
Team LOB - 4
Running
Picked Off - T Plouffe (1st base, J Guthrie)
Fielding
DP - 1 (D Bernier-B Dozier-J Morneau)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .264
Justin MaxwellDFP
RF
1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 2 3 5 1 0 0 0 1 .293
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 .278
Alex GordonDFP
LF
5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6 .267
Miguel TejadaDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .298
Elliot JohnsonDFP
2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .192
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
5 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .234
George KottarasDFP
C
4 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 .174
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .232
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .264
Totals 39 13 16 13 1 4 6 0 15
Batting
2B - E Hosmer (21, C Thielbar); M Moustakas (17, K Correia); G Kottaras (4, R Pressly)
HR - E Hosmer (12, 6th inning off R Pressly 2 on, 0 Out)
RBI - L Cain (42), J Maxwell (11), E Hosmer 5 (53), B Butler 2 (57), M Moustakas 2 (28), A Escobar 2 (37)
2-out RBI - M Moustakas 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gordon 1, M Tejada 1, G Kottaras 1
GIDP - M Tejada
Team LOB - 6

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kevin CorreiaDFP
(L, 7-8)
2.0 7 6 6 3 2 0 1.48 4.84
Brian DuensingDFP
3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.60 4.33
Ryan PresslyDFP
1.1 7 7 7 1 1 1 1.39 4.17
Caleb ThielbarDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.73 0.63
Jamey CarrollDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy GuthrieDFP
(W, 12-7)
9.0 4 0 0 1 7 0 1.35 3.96
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - K Correia 51-29; B Duensing 41-28; R Pressly 47-26; C Thielbar 10-7; J Carroll 9-7; J Guthrie 106-71
Ground balls-fly balls - K Correia 3-3; B Duensing 4-2; R Pressly 6-1; C Thielbar 1-0; J Carroll 1-1; J Guthrie 13-7
Batters faced - K Correia 16; B Duensing 10; R Pressly 11; C Thielbar 3; J Carroll 3; J Guthrie 31
Game Details
Game Time: 2:35.
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Chris Conroy. 3B--Will Little.
Weather: 85 degrees, Hazy.
Wind: 4 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 21,474.