43-39
6 - 1
37-44

Game Story

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Alcides Escobar tied a career high with four RBIs on two doubles and Salvador Perez homered to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 6 10 0
Min 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 9 2

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Kansas City
Alcides Escobar doubled to right, Salvador Pérez and Mike Moustakas scored
KC 2 - MIN 0
Top 4th: Kansas City
Omar Infante singled to shallow left, Alex Gordon scored
KC 3 - MIN 0
Bottom 5th: Minnesota
Eduardo Núñez singled to shallow left, Chris Parmelee scored, Eduardo Núñez to second advancing on throw
KC 3 - MIN 1
Top 6th: Kansas City
Salvador Pérez homered to deep left center
KC 4 - MIN 1
Top 8th: Kansas City
Alcides Escobar doubled to deep center, Omar Infante and Mike Moustakas scored
KC 6 - MIN 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Lorenzo CainRF 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 .315
Eric Hosmer1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .246
Billy ButlerDH 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .273
Alex GordonLF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Salvador PérezC 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .287
Omar Infante2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .251
Mike Moustakas3B 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .184
Alcides EscobarSS 4 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 3 .295
Jarrod DysonCF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .292
Totals 37 6 10 6 1 2 4 0 13
Batting
2B - A Gordon (23, Y Pino); A Escobar 2 (23, Y Pino, J Burton)
3B - J Dyson (2, C Thielbar)
HR - S Perez (10, 6th inning off Y Pino 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - S Perez (29), O Infante (41), A Escobar 4 (28)
2-out RBI - A Escobar 4
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Dyson 3
GIDP - B Butler 2
Team LOB - 6

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian Dozier2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .235
Kurt SuzukiC 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .299
Joe Mauer1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .270
Josh WillinghamLF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .246
Kendrys MoralesDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .215
Trevor Plouffe3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .241
Chris ParmeleeRF-CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .273
Eduardo NúñezSS 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .301
Sam FuldCF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213
Oswaldo ArciaPH-RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .206
Totals 36 1 9 1 0 3 7 0 22
Batting
2B - C Parmelee (3, D Duffy)
RBI - E Nunez (12)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Dozier 1, K Suzuki 1, J Mauer 1, T Plouffe 2, C Parmelee 1
Team LOB - 11
Fielding
E - B Dozier (7, throw 2)
PB - K Suzuki
DP - 2 (B Dozier-E Nunez-J Mauer, B Dozier-E Nunez-J Mauer)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny Duffy(W, 5-7) 5.2 4 1 1 2 3 0 1.07 2.60
Aaron Crow(HLD, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.07 2.60
Francisley Bueno(HLD, 4) 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 1.29
Kelvin Herrera(HLD, 7) 1.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.24 2.23
Michael Mariot 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.54 5.84

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yohan Pino(L, 0-2) 5.2 7 4 4 1 3 1 1.40 6.32
Caleb Thielbar 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 3.00
Matt Guerrier 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.20 3.15
Jared Burton 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1.42 5.45
Anthony Swarzak 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.42 3.96
Pitching
WP - M Mariot
IBB - E Hosmer (by M Guerrier)
Pitches-strikes - D Duffy 96-64; A Crow 6-4; F Bueno 8-6; K Herrera 29-19; M Mariot 22-13; Y Pino 95-63; C Thielbar 12-8; M Guerrier 7-2; J Burton 21-15; A Swarzak 19-13
Ground balls-fly balls - D Duffy 6-7; A Crow 0-1; F Bueno 1-1; K Herrera 2-2; M Mariot 0-1; Y Pino 7-7; C Thielbar 0-0; M Guerrier 1-1; J Burton 5-1; A Swarzak 1-1
Batters faced - D Duffy 23; A Crow 1; F Bueno 3; K Herrera 7; M Mariot 5; Y Pino 24; C Thielbar 3; M Guerrier 3; J Burton 6; A Swarzak 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:13.
Umpires: HP--Cory Blaser. 1B--Pat Hoberg. 2B--Jeff Kellogg. 3B--Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 74 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 28,533.