Game Information
Score of Game
Kansas City Royals 9 Minnesota Twins 4
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
15,736
Weather
Vis Manager
Buddy Bell (KCA)
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
KCA Record
59-74 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 12 / 25
KCA Streak
Loss 1
MIN Record
67-66 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 8 / 16
MIN Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1David DeJesusCFLMINMatt GarzaRSingle0---0-1CXSingled on ground ball to Left Field10-0---
    1KCA2Esteban German2BRMINMatt GarzaRWalk01--3-1*BBBCBWalked ... David DeJesus advanced to second20-0---
    1KCA3Ross Gload1BLMINMatt GarzaRPassed Ball012-0-0BPassed Ball by Chris Heintz ... Esteban German advanced to second ... David DeJesus advanced to third30-0Non-Batter Event
    1KCA3Ross Gload1BLMINMatt GarzaRFlyout0-231-0B.XSacrifice Fly to Right Field [Michael Cuddyer]; ... David DeJesus Scored ... Esteban German advanced to third40-0---
    1KCA4Billy ButlerDHRMINMatt GarzaRDouble1--32-0BBXDoubled on line drive to Right Field ... Esteban German Scored51-0---
    1KCA5Alex Gordon3BLMINMatt GarzaRSingle1-2-0-0XSingled on fly ball to Center Field ... Billy Butler advanced to third62-0---
    1KCA6Emil BrownRFRMINMatt GarzaRFlyout11-32-2BBFCXSacrifice Fly to Left Field [Jason Tyner]; ... Billy Butler Scored72-0---
    1KCA7Tony PenaSSRMINMatt GarzaRStrikeout21--2-2SB1F1*BSStrikeout Swinging83-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1MIN1Jason TynerLFLKCAKyle DaviesRFlyout0---1-1BCXFlied out to Left Field [Joey Gathright]90-3---
    1MIN2Jason BartlettSSRKCAKyle DaviesRGroundout1---3-1BBCBXGrounded out to Third Base [Alex Gordon]100-3---
    1MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCAKyle DaviesRHome Run2---1-2CFFBXHome Run on fly ball to Left Field110-3---
    1MIN4Justin Morneau1BLKCAKyle DaviesRPopout2---2-2BCSBXPopped out to Shortstop [Tony Pena]121-3---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA8Joey GathrightLFLMINMatt GarzaRGroundout0---0-2CCXGrounded out to Third Base [Brian Buscher]133-1---
    2KCA9Jason LaRueCRMINMatt GarzaRStrikeout1---1-2BFSSStrikeout Swinging143-1---
    2KCA1David DeJesusCFLMINMatt GarzaRGroundout2---1-1CBXGrounded out to Second Base [Alexi Casilla]153-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2MIN5Michael CuddyerRFRKCAKyle DaviesRHit by Pitch0---0-1CHHit by Pitch161-3---
    2MIN6Jason KubelDHLKCAKyle DaviesRWalk01--3-0BBBBWalked ... Michael Cuddyer advanced to second171-3---
    2MIN7Chris HeintzCRKCAKyle DaviesRGroundout012-0-0XSacrifice Hit to Third Base [Alex Gordon] ... Jason Kubel advanced to second ... Michael Cuddyer advanced to third181-3---
    2MIN8Brian Buscher3BLKCAKyle DaviesRStrikeout1-231-2C*BFTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)191-3---
    2MIN9Alexi Casilla2BLKCAKyle DaviesRStrikeout2-233-2CBCBBSStrikeout Swinging201-3---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA2Esteban German2BRMINMatt GarzaRSingle0---0-1FXSingled on ground ball to Right Field213-1---
    3KCA3Ross Gload1BLMINMatt GarzaRGroundout01--1-1FBXGrounded out to First Base [Justin Morneau] ... Esteban German forced out at second base223-1---
    3KCA4Billy ButlerDHRMINMatt GarzaRFlyout11--0-1CXFlied out to Center Field [Torii Hunter]233-1---
    3KCA5Alex Gordon3BLMINMatt GarzaRSingle21--2-1CBBXSingled on fly ball to Left Field ... Ross Gload advanced to third243-1---
    3KCA6Emil BrownRFRMINMatt GarzaRSingle21-31-1BSXSingled on ground ball to Left Field ... Ross Gload Scored ... Alex Gordon advanced to second253-1---
    3KCA7Tony PenaSSRMINMatt GarzaRGroundout212-0-0XGrounded out to Third Base [Brian Buscher]264-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3MIN1Jason TynerLFLKCAKyle DaviesRLineout0---2-2BBCFFXLined out to Third Base [Alex Gordon]271-4---
    3MIN2Jason BartlettSSRKCAKyle DaviesRPopout1---2-1BBCXPopped out to Catcher [Jason LaRue]281-4---
    3MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCAKyle DaviesRGroundout2---0-0XGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena]291-4---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA8Joey GathrightLFLMINMatt GarzaRGroundout0---1-1BFXGrounded out to Pitcher [Matt Garza]304-1---
    4KCA9Jason LaRueCRMINMatt GarzaRGroundout1---0-2SSXGrounded out to Third Base [Brian Buscher]314-1---
    4KCA1David DeJesusCFLMINMatt GarzaRStrikeout2---2-2BFCBFCStrikeout Looking324-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4MIN4Justin Morneau1BLKCAKyle DaviesRHit by Pitch0---0-2CSHHit by Pitch331-4---
    4MIN5Michael CuddyerRFRKCAKyle DaviesRSingle01--0-2CCXInfield Single to Shortstop ... Justin Morneau advanced to second341-4---
    4MIN6Jason KubelDHLKCAKyle DaviesRSingle012-3-2FBFBBXSingled on line drive to Center Field ... Justin Morneau Scored ... Michael Cuddyer advanced to second351-4---
    4MIN7Chris HeintzCRKCAKyle DaviesRFIelders Choice012-0-1CXReached on Fielder's Choice ... Jason Kubel advanced to second; Michael Cuddyer thrown out at third Base362-4---
    4MIN8Brian Buscher3BLKCAKyle DaviesRFlyout01232-2BFBFXFlied out to Left Field [Joey Gathright]372-4---
    4MIN9Alexi Casilla2BLKCAKyle DaviesRStrikeout11231-2BCSFCStrikeout Looking382-4---
    4MIN1Jason TynerLFLKCAKyle DaviesRSingle21231-2SBFFXInfield Single to Second Base ... Michael Cuddyer Scored ... Chris Heintz advanced to second ... Jason Kubel advanced to third392-4---
    4MIN2Jason BartlettSSRKCAKyle DaviesRStrikeout21232-2CBFBSStrikeout Swinging403-4---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA2Esteban German2BRMINMatt GarzaRStrikeout0---3-2BBBCSFSStrikeout Swinging414-3---
    5KCA3Ross Gload1BLMINMatt GarzaRSingle1---3-2FBBBFFFXInfield Single to Shortstop424-3---
    5KCA4Billy ButlerDHRMINMatt GarzaRStrikeout11--0-2CCSStrikeout Swinging434-3---
    5KCA5Alex Gordon3BLMINMatt GarzaRPopout21--0-1FXPopped out to Second Base [Alexi Casilla]444-3---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCAKyle DaviesRFlyout0---0-0XFlied out to Center Field [David DeJesus]453-4---
    5MIN4Justin Morneau1BLKCAKyle DaviesRFlyout1---3-2BBCBCXFlied out to Center Field [David DeJesus]463-4---
    5MIN5Michael CuddyerRFRKCAKyle DaviesRStrikeout2---1-2BFSTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)473-4---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA6Emil BrownRFRMINMatt GarzaRSingle0---0-1FXInfield Single to Third Base484-3---
    6KCA7Tony PenaSSRMINMatt GarzaRSingle01--0-01XBunt Single to Pitcher ... Emil Brown advanced to second494-3---
    6KCA8Joey GathrightLFLMINMatt GarzaRReached on Error012-0-0XReached on Error by Pitcher [Matt Garza] ... Tony Pena Scored ... Emil Brown Scored ... Joey Gathright advanced to third504-3---
    6KCA9Jason LaRueCRMINMatt GarzaRStrikeout0--30-2FFSStrikeout Swinging516-3---
    6KCA1David DeJesusCFLMINMatt GarzaRIntentional Walk1--33-0IIIIWalked Intentionally526-3---
    6KCA2Esteban German2BRMINMatt GuerrierRFlyout11-32-1.BC1BXSacrifice Fly to Center Field [Torii Hunter]; ... Joey Gathright Scored ... David DeJesus advanced to third536-3---
    6KCA3Ross Gload1BLMINMatt GuerrierRHome Run2--30-2CFXHome Run on fly ball to Right Field ... David DeJesus Scored ... Ross Gload Scored547-3---
    6KCA4Billy ButlerDHRMINMatt GuerrierRSingle2---0-0XSingled on line drive to Right Field559-3---
    6KCA5Alex Gordon3BLMINMatt GuerrierRWild Pitch21--1-2C*BSBWild Pitch by Matt Guerrier ... Billy Butler advanced to second569-3Non-Batter Event
    6KCA5Alex Gordon3BLMINMatt GuerrierRStrikeout2-2-2-2C*BSB.SStrikeout Swinging579-3---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6MIN6Jason KubelDHLKCAJohn BaleLStrikeout0---0-2.FFSStrikeout Swinging583-9---
    6MIN7Chris HeintzCRKCAJohn BaleLStrikeout1---2-2BCBFSStrikeout Swinging593-9---
    6MIN8Brian Buscher3BLKCAJohn BaleLWalk2---3-2CCBBFBBWalked603-9---
    6MIN9Alexi Casilla2BRKCAJohn BaleLGroundout21--0-2CCFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena] ... Brian Buscher forced out at second base613-9---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA6Emil BrownRFRMINJulio DePaulaRReached on Error0---1-0.BXReached on Error by Third Base [Brian Buscher]629-3---
    7KCA7Tony PenaSSRMINJulio DePaulaRFlyout01--2-0BBXFlied out to Left Field [Jason Tyner]639-3---
    7KCA8Joey GathrightLFLMINJulio DePaulaRWalk11--3-1B*BBCBWalked ... Emil Brown advanced to second649-3---
    7KCA9Jason LaRueCRMINJulio DePaulaRGroundout112-0-1CXGrounded out to Second Base [Alexi Casilla]. Double Play ... Joey Gathright out at 2b.659-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7MIN1Jason TynerLFLKCAJohn BaleLWalk0---3-2BSBBCBWalked663-9---
    7MIN2Jason BartlettSSRKCAJohn BaleLStrikeout01--2-2CBFB1SStrikeout Swinging673-9---
    7MIN3Torii HunterCFRKCAJohn BaleLGroundout11--3-2BBFCBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Tony Pena] ... Jason Tyner forced out at second base683-9---
    7MIN4Justin Morneau1BLKCAJohn BaleLFlyout21--0-1CXFlied out to Left Field [Joey Gathright]693-9---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA1David DeJesusCFLMINJulio DePaulaRGroundout0---0-0..XGrounded out to Shortstop [Jason Bartlett]709-3---
    8KCA2Esteban German2BRMINJulio DePaulaRFlyout1---1-2CBFFXFlied out to Right Field [Michael Cuddyer]719-3---
    8KCA3Ross Gload1BLMINJulio DePaulaRGroundout2---2-2SBFBXGrounded out to Second Base [Alexi Casilla]729-3---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8MIN5Michael CuddyerRFRKCAJohn BaleLGroundout0---1-2FBFXGrounded out to Pitcher [John Bale]733-9---
    8MIN6Rondell WhiteDHRKCAJohn BaleLWalk1---3-2.BFFBBBWalked743-9---
    8MIN7Chris HeintzCRKCARyan BraunRWalk11--3-0.BBBVWalked ... Rondell White advanced to second753-9---
    8MIN8Brian Buscher3BLKCARyan BraunRWalk112-3-1BBCBBWalked ... Chris Heintz advanced to second ... Rondell White advanced to third763-9---
    8MIN9Mike RedmondPHRKCAJoel PeraltaRFlyout11230-2..CFXSacrifice Fly to Center Field [David DeJesus]; ... Rondell White Scored ... Chris Heintz advanced to third773-9---
    8MIN1Jason TynerCFLKCAJoel PeraltaRGroundout21-30-1CXGrounded out to Second Base [Esteban German]784-9---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA4Billy ButlerDHRMINCarmen CaliLSingle0---1-1...SBXSingled on ground ball to Center Field799-4---
    9KCA5Alex Gordon3BLMINCarmen CaliLStrikeout01--3-2CBCBB>FFSStrikeout Swinging809-4---
    9KCA6Emil BrownRFRMINCarmen CaliLGroundout11--1-0BXGrounded out to Shortstop [Jason Bartlett] ... Billy Butler forced out at second base819-4---
    9KCA7Tony PenaSSRMINCarmen CaliLStrikeout21--1-2C*BFCStrikeout Looking829-4---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9MIN2Jason BartlettSSRKCAJoel PeraltaRWalk0---3-1BBCBBWalked834-9---
    9MIN3Garrett JonesLFLKCAJoel PeraltaRPopout01--1-1BCXPopped out to Catcher [Jason LaRue]844-9---
    9MIN4Justin Morneau1BLKCAJoel PeraltaRSingle11--0-2CFFXInfield Single to Shortstop ... Jason Bartlett advanced to second854-9---
    9MIN5Michael CuddyerRFRKCAJoel PeraltaRGroundout112-0-0XGrounded out to Second Base [Esteban German] ... Justin Morneau forced out at second base ... Jason Bartlett advanced to third864-9---
    9MIN6Rondell WhiteDHRKCAJoel PeraltaRGroundout21-30-0>XGrounded out to Third Base [Alex Gordon]874-9---
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