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Game Story

Alcides Escobar pumped his fist. Jarrod Dyson did a backflip. Yordano Ventura outpitched Sonny Gray in a matchup of talented young starters Monday night, and Escobar drove in the go-ahead run as Kansas City beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 to take over the AL Central lead from Detroit with its...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oak 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 1
KC 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 3 6 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
grounded into double play third to second to first,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored,
Omar InfanteDFP
out at second
OAK 0 - KC 1
Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
singled to shallow center,
Alex GordonDFP
scored,
Mike MoustakasDFP
to third
OAK 0 - KC 2
Top 3rd: Oakland
Brandon MossDFP
singled to shallow center,
John JasoDFP
and
Coco CrispDFP
scored,
Josh DonaldsonDFP
to second
OAK 2 - KC 2
Bottom 7th: Kansas City
Alcides EscobarDFP
singled to shallow center,
Nori AokiDFP
scored
OAK 2 - KC 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Oakland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Coco CrispDFP
CF
3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .264
Josh ReddickDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .252
Josh DonaldsonDFP
3B
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .251
Brandon MossDFP
LF
2 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 .248
Sam FuldDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
Derek NorrisDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .294
Stephen VogtDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .314
Jed LowrieDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .238
John JasoDFP
DH
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .264
Eric SogardDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .213
Totals 28 2 3 2 0 5 9 0 9
Batting
RBI - B Moss 2 (74)
2-out RBI - B Moss 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Norris 1, S Vogt 1
GIDP - D Norris 2
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
E - J Reddick (3, field)
DP - 2 (J Donaldson-E Sogard-S Vogt, E Sogard-J Lowrie)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .286
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .268
Billy ButlerDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
Alex GordonDFP
LF
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .279
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .301
Raúl IbañezDFP
DH
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .164
Nori AokiDFP
PR-DH
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .201
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .280
Totals 28 3 6 2 0 3 2 0 9
Batting
RBI - A Escobar 2 (36)
2-out RBI - A Escobar 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Dyson 1
GIDP - S Perez
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
DP - 2 (A Escobar-O Infante-B Butler, M Moustakas-B Butler)

Pitching

Oakland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Sonny GrayDFP
(L, 12-6)
7.0 6 3 2 3 2 0 1.21 2.86
Ryan CookDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.06 2.33

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yordano VenturaDFP
6.0 2 2 2 4 5 0 1.30 3.45
Kelvin HerreraDFP
(W, 3-2)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.22 1.62
Wade DavisDFP
(HLD, 25)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.88 0.88
Greg HollandDFP
(SV, 35)
1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.01 1.74
Pitching
WP - G Holland
Pitches-strikes - S Gray 96-66; R Cook 10-5; Y Ventura 105-62; K Herrera 18-13; W Davis 11-8; G Holland 16-10
Ground balls-fly balls - S Gray 14-4; R Cook 2-1; Y Ventura 5-6; K Herrera 0-1; W Davis 0-1; G Holland 2-1
Batters faced - S Gray 28; R Cook 3; Y Ventura 23; K Herrera 3; W Davis 3; G Holland 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:35.
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Tripp Gibson.
Weather: 76 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 21,479.