12-12
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12-12

Game Story

There won't be too many games in which James Shields throws seven innings of three-hit ball and is upstaged by a teammate. Omar Infante homered and tied a career high with six RBIs to carry the Kansas City Royals over the Baltimore Orioles 9-3 on Sunday. The right-hander gave up only an infield...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 1 0 1 0 2 0 4 0 1 9 13 1
BAL 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 5 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Kansas City
Omar InfanteDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Nori AokiDFP
scored
KC 1 - BAL 0
Top 3rd: Kansas City
Omar InfanteDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Jarrod DysonDFP
scored
KC 2 - BAL 0
Top 5th: Kansas City
Omar InfanteDFP
doubled to left,
Alcides EscobarDFP
and
Nori AokiDFP
scored
KC 4 - BAL 0
Bottom 6th: Baltimore
Nelson CruzDFP
homered to deep center,
Jemile WeeksDFP
scored
KC 4 - BAL 2
Top 7th: Kansas City
Omar InfanteDFP
homered to deep left,
Nori AokiDFP
scored
KC 6 - BAL 2
Alex GordonDFP
doubled to deep center,
Eric HosmerDFP
and
Billy ButlerDFP
scored
KC 8 - BAL 2
Top 9th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
doubled to deep center,
Alex GordonDFP
scored
KC 9 - BAL 2
Bottom 9th: Baltimore
Nick MarkakisDFP
scored,
Delmon YoungDFP
to third on wild pitch
KC 9 - BAL 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
3 1 2 6 1 1 0 0 0 .279
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .295
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .209
Alex GordonDFP
LF
4 1 2 2 0 1 2 0 0 .277
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .239
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 .159
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .296
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .357
Totals 39 9 13 9 1 4 4 1 12
Batting
2B - O Infante (1, M Gonzalez); A Gordon (9, E Meek); M Moustakas (4, R Webb)
HR - O Infante (2, 7th inning off E Meek 1 on, 2 Out)
SF - O Infante
RBI - O Infante 6 (17), A Gordon 2 (14), M Moustakas (12)
2-out RBI - O Infante 2, A Gordon 2, M Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hosmer 1, B Butler 1, M Moustakas 1, A Escobar 2
GIDP - M Moustakas
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - J Dyson (4, 2nd base off M Gonzalez/S Clevenger)
Fielding
E - J Shields (2, throw)
DP - 1 (A Escobar-O Infante-E Hosmer)

Baltimore

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jemile WeeksDFP
DH
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .375
Nelson CruzDFP
RF
4 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 .284
Nick MarkakisDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .300
Adam JonesDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .265
Steve ClevengerDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250
J.J. HardyDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .242
Delmon YoungDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .324
Steve LombardozziDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .292
Jonathan SchoopDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .241
David LoughDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .172
Totals 32 3 5 2 1 2 10 0 10
Batting
2B - D Young (3, G Holland)
HR - N Cruz (7, 6th inning off J Shields 1 on, 0 Out)
RBI - N Cruz 2 (25)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Lombardozzi 1
GIDP - J Hardy
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
E - A Jones (1, field)
DP - 1 (S Lombardozzi-J Hardy-N Markakis)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
James ShieldsDFP
(W, 3-2)
7.0 3 2 2 2 6 1 0.95 2.03
Kelvin HerreraDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.22 3.00
Greg HollandDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.11 3.00

Baltimore

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Miguel GonzálezDFP
(L, 1-2)
6.0 6 4 3 1 4 0 1.42 5.19
Evan MeekDFP
0.2 5 4 4 0 0 1 1.50 6.75
Josh StinsonDFP
1.1 0 0 0 3 0 0 1.94 7.15
Ryan WebbDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.33 5.00
Pitching
WP - G Holland, J Stinson
Pitches-strikes - J Shields 101-69; K Herrera 18-12; G Holland 21-15; M Gonzalez 98-65; E Meek 28-18; J Stinson 38-18; R Webb 12-7
Ground balls-fly balls - J Shields 9-8; K Herrera 1-0; G Holland 1-1; M Gonzalez 11-7; E Meek 2-2; J Stinson 2-0; R Webb 2-2
Batters faced - J Shields 26; K Herrera 3; G Holland 5; M Gonzalez 25; E Meek 7; J Stinson 7; R Webb 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:08.
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Brian Knight. 3B--Quinn Wolcott.
Weather: 59 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 7 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 38,368.