Royals lead series 1-0
World Series
Odds:
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 40,320
(90-72)
4
L: Colon (0-1)
(95-67)
5
W: Young (1-0)
Final 14
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NYM0111010000004111
KC0002001000015111

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st
KC
0
1
Alcides Escobar hit an inside the park home run to deep left center
Top 4th
NYM
1
1
Travis d'Arnaud reached on an infield single, Daniel Murphy scored, Lucas Duda to second
Top 5th
NYM
2
1
Curtis Granderson homered (374 ft.) to deep right
Top 6th
NYM
3
1
Michael Conforto hit sacrifice fly to left, Yoenis Céspedes scored, Lucas Duda to second
Bottom 6th
KC
3
2
Eric Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to center, Ben Zobrist scored
KC
3
3
Mike Moustakas singled to right center, Lorenzo Cain scored
Top 8th
NYM
4
3
Wilmer Flores reached on Eric Hosmer's fielding error, Juan Lagares scored, Wilmer Flores to first
Bottom 9th
KC
4
4
Alex Gordon homered (426 ft.) to deep center
Bottom 14th
KC
4
5
Eric Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to right, Alcides Escobar scored, Ben Zobrist to third, Lorenzo Cain to second

Batting

NY MetsABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
RF511110200.200
3B702000024.286
2B712000020.286
CF-LF611000023.167
1B602000030.333
C601100022.167
LF200100002.000
CF312001010.667
SS400000103.000
DH100000000.000
PH-DH300000032.000
PH-DH100000001.000
Totals5141131131517
Batting
HR - C Granderson (1, 5th inning off E Volquez, 0 on, 1 out)
RBI - C Granderson (1), T d'Arnaud (1), M Conforto (1)
S - W Flores
SF - M Conforto
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Wright 2, Y Cespedes, W Flores 2
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - J Lagares (1, 2nd base off K Herrera/S Perez)
CS - D Wright (1, 2nd base off L Hochevar/S Perez)
Fielding
E - D Wright (1)
Kansas CityABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
SS621110002.167
2B613000100.500
CF611001121.167
1B300200221.000
DH300000112.000
PR-DH200000003.000
3B602100002.333
C602000002.333
LF511110121.200
RF300000002.000
RF301000001.333
Totals495115216717
Batting
2B - B Zobrist 2 (2, T Clippard, M Harvey)
HR - A Escobar (1, 1st inning off M Harvey, 0 on, 0 out), A Gordon (1, 9th inning off J Familia, 0 on, 1 out)
RBI - A Escobar (1), E Hosmer 2 (2), M Moustakas (1), A Gordon (1)
2-out RBI - M Moustakas
S - A Escobar
SF - E Hosmer 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Escobar, J Dyson 2, M Moustakas, P Orlando
Team LOB - 13
Running
SB - L Cain (1, 2nd base off M Harvey/T d'Arnaud)
Fielding
E - E Hosmer (1)

Pitching

NY MetsIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
6.05332211.174.50
1.00000000.000.00
(H, 1)0.21001203.000.00
(BS, 1)1.11110010.756.75
2.01000300.500.00
(L, 0-1)2.13103002.570.00
Kansas CityIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
6.06331311.174.50
0.20000100.000.00
1.13100202.250.00
1.01000001.000.00
1.00000300.000.00
1.01001202.000.00
(W, 1-0)3.00001400.330.00
Pitching
WP - T Clippard
IBB - L Cain (by B Colon), E Hosmer (by B Colon), B Zobrist (by B Colon)
HBP - K Johnson (by E Volquez)
Pitches-strikes - M Harvey 80-53, A Reed 12-6, T Clippard 13-9, J Familia 13-12, J Niese 21-15, B Colon 50-27, E Volquez 78-53, D Duffy 14-8, K Herrera 35-22, L Hochevar 8-7, W Davis 18-10, R Madson 22-14, C Young 53-34
Ground balls-fly balls - M Harvey 8-9, A Reed 0-3, T Clippard 0-0, J Familia 3-2, J Niese 2-1, B Colon 6-3, E Volquez 12-7, D Duffy 0-1, K Herrera 3-2, L Hochevar 1-2, W Davis 0-0, R Madson 0-0, C Young 2-3
Batters faced - M Harvey 25, A Reed 3, T Clippard 4, J Familia 5, J Niese 7, B Colon 14, E Volquez 26, D Duffy 2, K Herrera 8, L Hochevar 3, W Davis 3, R Madson 5, C Young 10
Game Details
Game Time: 5:09
Umpires: HP-Bill Welke. 1B-Mark Carlson. 2B-Mike Winters. 3B-Jim Wolf. LF-Alfonso Marquez. RF-Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 52 degrees. Overcast.
Wind: 5 MPH In From Right.