Game Information
Score of Game
Minnesota Twins 8 Kansas City Royals 6
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
12,620
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Tony Pena (KCA)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
MIN Record
24-17 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 4 / 7
MIN Streak
Win 1
KCA Record
13-24 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 11 / 26
KCA Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1MIN1Jacque JonesLFLKCABlake SteinRHome Run0---1-0BXHome Run on fly ball to Center Field10-0---
    1MIN2Cristian GuzmanSSLKCABlake SteinRSingle0---0-0XInfield Single to21-0---
    1MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCABlake SteinRGroundout01--0-1CXGrounded out to Third Base [Joe Randa] ... Cristian Guzman forced out at second base31-0---
    1MIN4David Ortiz1BLKCABlake SteinRStrikeout11--2-2BFFFFBSStrikeout Swinging41-0---
    1MIN5Bobby KieltyRFLKCABlake SteinRStolen Base21--2-2BCBFFFBTorii Hunter Stole 2B [Blake Stein/AJ Hinch]51-0Non-Batter Event
    1MIN5Bobby KieltyRFLKCABlake SteinRSingle2-2-3-2BCBFFFBXSingled on ground ball to Left Field ... Torii Hunter Scored61-0---
    1MIN6Brian BuchananDHRKCABlake SteinRLineout21--0-1CXLined out to Second Base [Carlos Febles]72-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Chuck KnoblauchLFRMINEric MiltonLFlyout0---1-1BCXFlied out to Left Field [Jacque Jones]80-2---
    1KCA2Neifi PerezSSRMINEric MiltonLFlyout1---2-2BCFFBXFlied out to Third Base [Casey Blake]90-2---
    1KCA3Mike Sweeney1BRMINEric MiltonLDouble2---1-0BXDoubled on fly ball to100-2---
    1KCA4Carlos BeltranCFRMINEric MiltonLGroundout2-2-0-1FXGrounded out to Third Base [Casey Blake]110-2---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2MIN7AJ PierzynskiCLKCABlake SteinRPopout0---1-1CBXPopped out to Second Base [Carlos Febles]122-0---
    2MIN8Casey Blake3BRKCABlake SteinRStrikeout1---2-2BFBFCStrikeout Looking132-0---
    2MIN9Denny Hocking2BLKCABlake SteinRSingle2---2-1BSBXSingled on popout to Left Field142-0---
    2MIN1Jacque JonesLFLKCABlake SteinRFlyout21--1-2BFFXFlied out to Left Field [Chuck Knoblauch]152-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA5Joe Randa3BRMINEric MiltonLGroundout0---2-1CBBXGrounded out to Second Base [Denny Hocking]160-2---
    2KCA6Mark QuinnDHRMINEric MiltonLGroundout1---2-2BCBFXGrounded out to Pitcher [Eric Milton]170-2---
    2KCA7Brandon BergerRFRMINEric MiltonLFlyout2---0-1CXFlied out to First Base [David Ortiz]180-2---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3MIN2Cristian GuzmanSSLKCABlake SteinRStrikeout0---1-2BFSSStrikeout Swinging192-0---
    3MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCABlake SteinRWalk1---3-2SBFBBFBWalked202-0---
    3MIN4David Ortiz1BLKCABlake SteinRSingle11--0-2CFXSingled on fly ball to Right Field ... Torii Hunter advanced to second212-0---
    3MIN5Bobby KieltyRFLKCABlake SteinRSingle112-1-0BXSingled on fly ball to Right Field ... Torii Hunter Scored ... David Ortiz advanced to second222-0---
    3MIN6Brian BuchananDHRKCABlake SteinRFlyout112-3-2BCSBBXFlied out to Left Field [Chuck Knoblauch]233-0---
    3MIN7AJ PierzynskiCLKCABlake SteinRGroundout212-0-2SFFFXGrounded out to Second Base [Carlos Febles]243-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA8AJ HinchCRMINEric MiltonLSingle0---0-1CXSingled on ground ball to Right Field250-3---
    3KCA9Carlos Febles2BRMINEric MiltonLSingle01--1-0BXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... AJ Hinch advanced to second260-3---
    3KCA1Chuck KnoblauchLFRMINEric MiltonLFlyout012-2-2BCFFBFFXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Kielty] ... AJ Hinch advanced to third270-3---
    3KCA2Neifi PerezSSRMINEric MiltonLFlyout11-30-0XFlied out to Third Base [Casey Blake]280-3---
    3KCA3Mike Sweeney1BRMINEric MiltonLWild Pitch21-31-0BBWild Pitch by Eric Milton ... AJ Hinch Scored ... Carlos Febles advanced to second290-3Non-Batter Event
    3KCA3Mike Sweeney1BRMINEric MiltonLLineout2-2-2-0BBXLined out to Third Base [Casey Blake]301-3---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4MIN8Casey Blake3BRKCABlake SteinRFlyout0---1-0BXFlied out to Center Field [Carlos Beltran]313-1---
    4MIN9Denny Hocking2BLKCABlake SteinRStrikeout1---1-2CFBCStrikeout Looking323-1---
    4MIN1Jacque JonesLFLKCABlake SteinRFlyout2---0-2CCXFlied out to Third Base [Joe Randa]333-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA4Carlos BeltranCFRMINEric MiltonLFlyout0---1-1CBXFlied out to Left Field [Jacque Jones]341-3---
    4KCA5Joe Randa3BRMINEric MiltonLSingle1---0-0XInfield Single to351-3---
    4KCA6Mark QuinnDHRMINEric MiltonLHit by Pitch11--0-2CSHHit by Pitch ... Joe Randa advanced to second361-3---
    4KCA7Brandon BergerRFRMINEric MiltonLSingle112-3-2BSBCBFXSingled on fly ball to Left Field ... Mark Quinn advanced to second ... Joe Randa advanced to third371-3---
    4KCA8AJ HinchCRMINEric MiltonLFlyout11232-0BBXFlied out to Left Field [Jacque Jones]381-3---
    4KCA9Carlos Febles2BRMINEric MiltonLSingle21232-0BBXSingled on fly ball to Left Field ... Mark Quinn Scored ... Joe Randa Scored ... Brandon Berger advanced to third391-3---
    4KCA1Chuck KnoblauchLFRMINEric MiltonLStolen Base21-31-1CBBCarlos Febles Stole 2B [Eric Milton/AJ Pierzynski]403-3Non-Batter Event
    4KCA1Chuck KnoblauchLFRMINEric MiltonLFlyout2-233-2CBBCBXFlied out to Left Field [Jacque Jones]413-3---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5MIN2Cristian GuzmanSSLKCADan ReichertRGroundout0---0-0XGrounded out to First Base [Mike Sweeney]423-3---
    5MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCADan ReichertRGroundout1---2-1BBSXGrounded out to Third Base [Joe Randa]433-3---
    5MIN4David Ortiz1BLKCADan ReichertRGroundout2---3-1BBFBXGrounded out to Second Base [Carlos Febles]443-3---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA2Neifi PerezSSRMINEric MiltonLFlyout0---0-2CSXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Kielty]453-3---
    5KCA3Mike Sweeney1BRMINEric MiltonLHome Run1---0-0XHome Run on fly ball to Left Field463-3---
    5KCA4Carlos BeltranCFRMINEric MiltonLLineout1---1-2CCFBFXLined out to Third Base [Casey Blake]474-3---
    5KCA5Joe Randa3BRMINEric MiltonLFlyout2---2-0BBXFlied out to Center Field [Torii Hunter]484-3---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6MIN5Bobby KieltyRFLKCADan ReichertRWalk0---3-2BCBBCBWalked493-4---
    6MIN6Brian BuchananDHRKCADan ReichertRGroundout01--0-0XGrounded out to Third Base [Joe Randa] ... Bobby Kielty forced out at second base503-4---
    6MIN7AJ PierzynskiCLKCADan ReichertRSingle11--0-1FXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Brian Buchanan advanced to second513-4---
    6MIN8Casey Blake3BRKCADan ReichertRReached on Error112-2-0BBXReached on Error by Second Base [Carlos Febles] ... AJ Pierzynski advanced to second ... Brian Buchanan advanced to third523-4---
    6MIN9Denny Hocking2BLKCADan ReichertRGroundout11230-0XGrounded out to Second Base [Carlos Febles] ... Brian Buchanan Scored ... Casey Blake advanced to second ... AJ Pierzynski advanced to third533-4---
    6MIN1Jacque JonesLFLKCABrian ShouseLHome Run2-232-0BBXHome Run on ground ball to ... Casey Blake Scored ... AJ Pierzynski Scored ... Jacque Jones Scored544-4---
    6MIN2Cristian GuzmanSSRKCABrian ShouseLLineout2---1-1CBXLined out to Center Field [Carlos Beltran]557-4---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA6Mark QuinnDHRMINEric MiltonLGroundout0---2-2FBBFFXGrounded out to Third Base [Casey Blake]564-7---
    6KCA7Brandon BergerRFRMINEric MiltonLFlyout1---1-0BXFlied out to Left Field [Jacque Jones]574-7---
    6KCA8AJ HinchCRMINEric MiltonLFlyout2---0-1CXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Kielty]584-7---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCABrian ShouseLGroundout0---1-2FFBFXGrounded out to Second Base [Carlos Febles]597-4---
    7MIN4David Ortiz1BLKCABrian ShouseLFlyout1---0-2CFFXFlied out to Left Field [Chuck Knoblauch]607-4---
    7MIN5Bobby KieltyRFRKCABrian ShouseLGroundout2---0-1CXGrounded out to Third Base [Joe Randa]617-4---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA9Carlos Febles2BRMINEric MiltonLFlyout0---1-0BXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Kielty]624-7---
    7KCA1Chuck KnoblauchLFRMINEric MiltonLReached on Error1---0-1CXReached on Error by Shortstop [Cristian Guzman]634-7---
    7KCA2Neifi PerezSSRMINEric MiltonLHome Run11--1-1BFXHome Run on ground ball to ... Chuck Knoblauch Scored644-7---
    7KCA3Mike Sweeney1BRMINMike TrombleyRDouble1---2-2CBFBXDoubled on ground ball to Left Field656-7---
    7KCA4Carlos BeltranCFLMINMike TrombleyRFlyout1-2-1-1BCXFlied out to Center Field [Torii Hunter]666-7---
    7KCA5Joe Randa3BRMINMike JacksonRLineout2-2-1-0BXLined out to Pitcher [Mike Jackson]676-7---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8MIN6Brian BuchananDHRKCACory BaileyRGroundout0---1-2BFSXGrounded out to Pitcher [Cory Bailey]687-6---
    8MIN7AJ PierzynskiCLKCACory BaileyRSingle1---1-2CBCFXSingled on ground ball to Right Field697-6---
    8MIN8Casey Blake3BRKCACory BaileyRSingle11--0-0XSingled on ground ball to Center Field ... AJ Pierzynski advanced to second707-6---
    8MIN9Denny Hocking2BLKCACory BaileyRGroundout112-2-2BCBFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Neifi Perez] ... Casey Blake forced out at second base ... AJ Pierzynski Scored ... Denny Hocking advanced to second717-6---
    8MIN1Jacque JonesLFLKCACory BaileyRGroundout2-2-1-1BSXGrounded out to Second Base [Carlos Febles]728-6---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA6Mark QuinnDHRMINMike JacksonRFlyout0---1-0BXFlied out to Center Field [Torii Hunter]736-8---
    8KCA7Raul IbanezPHLMINMike JacksonRFlyout1---1-1FBXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Kielty]746-8---
    8KCA8AJ HinchCRMINMike JacksonRFlyout2---0-0XFlied out to Left Field [Jacque Jones]756-8---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9MIN2Cristian GuzmanSSLKCACory BaileyRGroundout0---2-2CCBBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Neifi Perez]768-6---
    9MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCACory BaileyRFlyout1---0-0XFlied out to Right Field [Raul Ibanez]778-6---
    9MIN4David Ortiz1BLKCACory BaileyRFlyout2---1-2FFBXFlied out to Left Field [Chuck Knoblauch]788-6---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA9Carlos Febles2BRMINEddie GuardadoLPopout0---3-2BCSBBXPopped out to First Base [David Ortiz]796-8---
    9KCA1Chuck KnoblauchLFRMINEddie GuardadoLSingle1---0-1CXSingled on popout to Center Field806-8---
    9KCA2Neifi PerezSSRMINEddie GuardadoLFlyout11--0-1FXFlied out to Right Field [Bobby Kielty]816-8---
    9KCA3Mike Sweeney1BRMINEddie GuardadoLSingle21--1-0BXSingled on fly ball to Right Field ... Chuck Knoblauch advanced to second826-8---
    9KCA4Carlos BeltranCFRMINEddie GuardadoLStolen Base212-0-0CMichael Tucker Stole 3B [Eddie Guardado/AJ Pierzynski]836-8Non-Batter Event
    9KCA4Carlos BeltranCFRMINEddie GuardadoLStrikeout2-230-2CFSStrikeout Swinging846-8---
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