Royals lead series 2-0
World Series
Odds:
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 40,410
(90-72)
1
L: deGrom (0-1)
(95-67)
7
W: Cueto (1-0)
Final
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NYM000100000121
KC00004003X7100

Scoring Summary

Top 4th
NYM
1
0
Lucas Duda singled to left, Daniel Murphy scored, Yoenis Céspedes to third
Bottom 5th
KC
1
1
Alcides Escobar singled to center, Alex Gordon scored, Álex Ríos to second
KC
1
3
Eric Hosmer singled to center, Álex Ríos and Alcides Escobar scored
KC
1
4
Mike Moustakas singled to right center, Eric Hosmer scored, Kendrys Morales to third
Bottom 8th
KC
1
5
Alex Gordon doubled to shallow left center, Mike Moustakas scored, Salvador Perez to third
KC
1
6
Paulo Orlando hit sacrifice fly to left, Salvador Perez scored, Alex Gordon to third
KC
1
7
Alcides Escobar tripled to deep center, Alex Gordon scored

Batting

NY MetsABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
RF300000100.125
3B400000001.182
2B210000220.222
LF400000012.100
1B302100000.444
C300000003.111
DH300000010.000
SS300000000.000
CF300000000.333
Totals2812100346
Batting
RBI - L Duda (1)
2-out RBI - L Duda
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Cespedes, T d'Arnaud
GIDP - T d'Arnaud
Team LOB - 3
Fielding
E - L Duda (1)
Kansas CityABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
SS512200001.273
2B500000001.273
CF400000104.100
1B412200011.286
DH401000011.143
3B312100100.444
C411000005.300
LF221100200.286
RF311000011.167
RF000100000.333
Totals347107004314
Batting
2B - S Perez (1, J Niese), A Gordon (1, J Niese)
3B - A Escobar (1, A Reed)
RBI - A Escobar 2 (3), E Hosmer 2 (4), M Moustakas (2), A Gordon (2), P Orlando (1)
2-out RBI - E Hosmer 2, M Moustakas
SF - P Orlando
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Cain, S Perez 3
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - 1 (M Moustakas-B Zobrist-E Hosmer)

Pitching

NY MetsIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(L, 0-1)5.06443201.807.20
1.00000000.000.00
1.03331101.679.00
0.11000000.750.00
0.20000000.000.00
Kansas CityIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(W, 1-0)9.02113400.561.00
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J deGrom 94-63, H Robles 11-8, J Niese 27-16, A Reed 6-4, S Gilmartin 4-2, J Cueto 122-70
Ground balls-fly balls - J deGrom 10-5, H Robles 1-2, J Niese 3-1, A Reed 0-2, S Gilmartin 1-1, J Cueto 11-9
Batters faced - J deGrom 25, H Robles 3, J Niese 7, A Reed 2, S Gilmartin 2, J Cueto 31
Game Details
Game Time: 2:54
Umpires: HP-Mark Carlson. 1B-Mike Winters. 2B-Jim Wolf. 3B-Alfonso Marquez. LF-Gary Cederstrom. RF-Bill Welke.
Weather: 52 degrees. Clear.
Wind: 4 MPH Out to Right.