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9 - 1

Game Story

Danny Duffy couldn't help but think about his last start at U.S. Cellular Field. The Kansas City Royals' left-hander matched a career high with nine strikeouts and scattered five hits over seven-plus shutout innings in a 9-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday. Duffy injured his elbow...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 3 9 16 1
CWS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 1

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Kansas City
Lorenzo CainDFP
safe at first on third baseman
Leury GarcíaDFP
's fielding error,
Billy ButlerDFP
and
Alex GordonDFP
scored,
Salvador PérezDFP
to second,
Salvador PérezDFP
to third
KC 2 - CWS 0
Mike MoustakasDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Salvador PérezDFP
scored,
Lorenzo CainDFP
to second
KC 3 - CWS 0
Nori AokiDFP
grounded into double play shortstop to second to first,
Lorenzo CainDFP
scored,
Mike MoustakasDFP
to third,
Alcides EscobarDFP
out at second
KC 4 - CWS 0
Omar InfanteDFP
singled to shallow left,
Mike MoustakasDFP
scored
KC 5 - CWS 0
Top 8th: Kansas City
Mike MoustakasDFP
homered to deep right
KC 6 - CWS 0
Top 9th: Kansas City
Eric HosmerDFP
doubled to center,
Omar InfanteDFP
scored
KC 7 - CWS 0
Billy ButlerDFP
homered to deep right,
Eric HosmerDFP
scored
KC 9 - CWS 0
Bottom 9th: Chi White Sox
Paul KonerkoDFP
homered to deep left center
KC 9 - CWS 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nori AokiDFP
RF
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .259
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .246
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .264
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 .261
Alex GordonDFP
LF
5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .283
Salvador PérezDFP
C
5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .272
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF
5 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 .308
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .174
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
Totals 42 9 16 7 2 1 8 0 10
Batting
2B - N Aoki (11, D Webb); E Hosmer (21, D Webb); S Perez (16, J Guerra); A Escobar (19, J Guerra)
HR - B Butler (2, 9th inning off D Webb 1 on, 1 Out), M Moustakas (6, 8th inning off S Downs 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - O Infante (26), E Hosmer (32), B Butler 2 (28), L Cain 2 (28), M Moustakas 2 (24)
2-out RBI - O Infante, M Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, A Gordon 1, L Cain 1
GIDP - N Aoki
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - M Moustakas (5, field)
Outfield assists - N Aoki

Chi White Sox

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Adam EatonDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .259
Gordon BeckhamDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .286
José AbreuDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .260
Dayan ViciedoDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249
Alexei RamírezDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .309
Paul KonerkoDFP
DH
4 1 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .212
Moisés SierraDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .187
Tyler FlowersDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .250
Leury GarcíaDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .232
Totals 34 1 7 1 1 2 11 0 12
Batting
2B - M Sierra (2, D Duffy)
HR - P Konerko (4, 9th inning off M Mariot 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - P Konerko (15)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Ramirez 1, T Flowers 2, L Garcia 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - L Garcia (3, field)
Outfield assists - M Sierra
DP - 1 (A Ramirez-G Beckham-J Abreu)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny DuffyDFP
(W, 4-5)
7.0 5 0 0 1 9 0 1.11 2.83
Aaron CrowDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.15 2.97
Michael MariotDFP
1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.64 6.75

Chi White Sox

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Héctor NoesíDFP
(L, 2-5)
3.2 8 5 2 1 4 0 1.56 5.37
Javy GuerraDFP
2.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.31 2.53
Scott DownsDFP
2.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 1.54 5.56
Daniel WebbDFP
1.0 5 3 3 0 1 1 1.52 3.00
Pitching
WP - A Crow
Pitches-strikes - D Duffy 98-65; A Crow 16-10; M Mariot 7-6; H Noesi 85-55; J Guerra 29-23; S Downs 29-20; D Webb 26-15
Ground balls-fly balls - D Duffy 10-7; A Crow 0-0; M Mariot 1-1; H Noesi 7-5; J Guerra 3-3; S Downs 2-2; D Webb 1-2
Batters faced - D Duffy 28; A Crow 4; M Mariot 4; H Noesi 20; J Guerra 9; S Downs 7; D Webb 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:03.
Umpires: HP--Chris Conroy. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Jordan Baker. 3B--Gabe Morales.
Weather: 76 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 9 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 24,527.