63-76
6 - 4
72-67

Game Story

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Kendrys Morales had the big hit in the ninth inning, but the spotlight was on Taijuan Walker, the Seattle Mariners' young right-handed starter.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
SEA 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 6 11 0
KC 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Seattle
Brad MillerDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep right center,
Mike ZuninoDFP
scored,
Nick FranklinDFP
to third
SEA 1 - KC 0
Franklin GutiérrezDFP
singled to shallow right,
Nick FranklinDFP
scored
SEA 2 - KC 0
Top 4th: Seattle
Nick FranklinDFP
singled to center,
Raúl IbañezDFP
scored,
Dustin AckleyDFP
to third,
Mike ZuninoDFP
to second
SEA 3 - KC 0
Dustin AckleyDFP
scored,
Mike ZuninoDFP
to third,
Nick FranklinDFP
to second on wild pitch
SEA 4 - KC 0
Bottom 4th: Kansas City
Billy ButlerDFP
singled to left,
Emilio BonifacioDFP
scored,
Eric HosmerDFP
to second
SEA 4 - KC 1
Salvador PérezDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Eric HosmerDFP
scored
SEA 4 - KC 2
Jarrod DysonDFP
singled to shallow center,
Billy ButlerDFP
and
David LoughDFP
scored
SEA 4 - KC 4
Top 9th: Seattle
Kendrys MoralesDFP
homered to deep center,
Franklin GutiérrezDFP
scored
SEA 6 - KC 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brad MillerDFP
SS
4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .261
Franklin GutiérrezDFP
RF
4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 .247
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .282
Kendrys MoralesDFP
DH
5 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 .279
Raúl IbañezDFP
LF
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254
Michael SaundersDFP
LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Justin SmoakDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250
Abraham AlmonteDFP
PR-CF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
Dustin AckleyDFP
CF-1B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .252
Mike ZuninoDFP
C
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .239
Nick FranklinDFP
2B
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .223
Totals 36 6 11 5 1 4 4 0 14
Batting
2B - K Morales (31, E Santana); R Ibanez 2 (18, E Santana, W Davis); J Smoak (18, D Joseph); N Franklin (15, E Santana)
HR - K Morales (18, 9th inning off A Crow 1 on, 2 Out)
SF - B Miller
RBI - B Miller (29), F Gutierrez (15), K Morales 2 (71), N Franklin (42)
2-out RBI - K Morales 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Gutierrez 4, J Smoak 1, N Franklin 1
Team LOB - 8
Running
CS - F Gutierrez (1, 2nd base by E Santana/S Perez)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .266
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B
3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .230
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .299
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .285
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .238
Salvador PérezDFP
C
2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .281
David LoughDFP
RF
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .284
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .266
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Totals 29 4 4 4 0 3 3 0 5
Batting
2B - D Lough (15, T Walker)
SF - S Perez
RBI - B Butler (71), S Perez (63), J Dyson 2 (15)
2-out RBI - J Dyson 2
Team LOB - 2
Running
CS - J Dyson (5, 2nd base by T Walker/M Zunino)
Fielding
E - M Moustakas (14, throw)
Outfield assists - D Lough

Pitching

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Taijuan WalkerDFP
5.0 4 4 4 2 2 0 0.90 3.60
Carter CappsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.50 5.15
Lucas LuetgeDFP
(W, 1-2)
2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.59 4.66
Danny FarquharDFP
(SV, 12)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.16 4.37

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ervin SantanaDFP
3.1 7 4 4 3 0 0 1.17 3.33
Wade DavisDFP
1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.74 5.61
Francisley BuenoDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.60 0.00
Kelvin HerreraDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 3.54
Tim CollinsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.44 3.70
Donnie JosephDFP
0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.91 0.00
Luke HochevarDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.83 1.79
Aaron CrowDFP
(L, 7-5)
1.0 1 2 2 1 0 1 1.52 3.43
Pitching
WP - W Davis, L Hochevar
Pitches-strikes - T Walker 79-45; C Capps 19-12; L Luetge 20-15; D Farquhar 9-7; E Santana 71-38; W Davis 18-10; F Bueno 16-10; K Herrera 3-3; T Collins 16-12; D Joseph 9-6; L Hochevar 9-6; A Crow 17-11
Ground balls-fly balls - T Walker 6-6; C Capps 1-0; L Luetge 3-1; D Farquhar 1-2; E Santana 6-6; W Davis 3-1; F Bueno 4-0; K Herrera 1-0; T Collins 1-0; D Joseph 0-0; L Hochevar 0-0; A Crow 1-3
Batters faced - T Walker 20; C Capps 4; L Luetge 6; D Farquhar 3; E Santana 18; W Davis 5; F Bueno 5; K Herrera 1; T Collins 3; D Joseph 2; L Hochevar 2; A Crow 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:02.
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Angel Hernandez. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Weather: 82 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 13,621.