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Minnesota Twins 47-58W1008 000 300 11140
Kansas City Royals 43-59L1210 002 021 8131
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 29, 1997
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Marty Cordova - 2 home runs
  • Jed Hansen - 1st career game


  • Top Inning 1

    Chuck Knoblauch vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Rich Becker vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Paul Molitor vs Ricky Bones  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Bip Roberts vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jose Offerman vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Walked
    Jay Bell vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Homered . Jose Offerman scored
    Dean Palmer vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Singled
    Jeff King vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Dean Palmer caught stealing 2b
    Kansas City Royals lead Minnesota Twins 2-0


    Top Inning 2

    Scott Stahoviak vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Terry Steinbach vs Ricky Bones  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Ron Coomer vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Terry Steinbach advanced to 2b
    Marty Cordova vs Ricky Bones  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    53Grounded into double-play to
    Kansas City Royals lead Minnesota Twins 2-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Johnny Damon vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Joe Vitiello vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Homered
    Mike Sweeney vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Yamil Benitez vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Kansas City Royals lead Minnesota Twins 3-0


    Top Inning 3

    Matt Lawton vs Ricky Bones  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Pat Meares vs Ricky Bones  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked. Matt Lawton advanced to 2b
    Denny Hocking vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Reached on error . Matt Lawton scored, Pat Meares advanced to 2b
    Rich Becker vs Ricky Bones  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Tripled . Pat Meares scored, Denny Hocking scored
    Paul Molitor vs Ricky Bones  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Singled . Rich Becker scored
    Scott Stahoviak vs Ricky Bones  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled . Paul Molitor advanced to 2b
    Terry Steinbach vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    . Paul Molitor advanced to 3b, Scott Stahoviak advanced to 2b
    Ron Coomer vs Ricky Bones  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . Paul Molitor scored, Scott Stahoviak scored
    Marty Cordova vs Jamie Walker  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Homered . Ron Coomer scored
    Matt Lawton vs Jamie Walker  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Pat Meares vs Jamie Walker  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Hit by Pitch
    Denny Hocking vs Gregg Olson  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Pat Meares advanced to 2b
    Rich Becker vs Gregg Olson  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Bottom Inning 3

    Bip Roberts vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Jose Offerman vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Jay Bell vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Top Inning 4

    Paul Molitor vs Gregg Olson  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Scott Stahoviak vs Gregg Olson  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Terry Steinbach vs Gregg Olson  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Bottom Inning 4

    Dean Palmer vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Jeff King vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Johnny Damon vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Walked
    Joe Vitiello vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Top Inning 5

    Ron Coomer vs Gregg Olson  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Marty Cordova vs Gregg Olson  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Struck out swinging. Ron Coomer caught stealing 2b (double play)
    Matt Lawton vs Gregg Olson  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Bottom Inning 5

    Mike Sweeney vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Doubled
    Yamil Benitez vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bip Roberts vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Jose Offerman vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Top Inning 6

    Pat Meares vs Gregg Olson  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Denny Hocking vs Gregg Olson  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    363Grounded into double-play to
    Rich Becker vs Gregg Olson  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-3


    Bottom Inning 6

    Jay Bell vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Dean Palmer vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Doubled
    Jeff King vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Johnny Damon vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Tripled . Dean Palmer scored
    Joe Vitiello vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Johnny Damon scored
    Mike Sweeney vs LaTroy Hawkins  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 8-5


    Top Inning 7

    Paul Molitor vs Larry Casian  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Scott Stahoviak vs Larry Casian  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Singled . Paul Molitor advanced to 2b
    Terry Steinbach vs Larry Casian  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    463Grounded into double-play to . Paul Molitor advanced to 3b
    Ron Coomer vs Larry Casian  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Singled . Paul Molitor scored
    Marty Cordova vs Larry Casian  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Homered . Ron Coomer scored
    Matt Lawton vs Larry Casian  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Singled
    Pat Meares vs Larry Casian  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    54Flied out to
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 11-5


    Bottom Inning 7

    Yamil Benitez vs Mike Trombley  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bip Roberts vs Mike Trombley  M
    0-2 (5 pitches)
    Jose Offerman vs Mike Trombley  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Walked
    Jay Bell vs Mike Trombley  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 11-5


    Top Inning 8

    Denny Hocking vs Larry Casian  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Rich Becker vs Larry Casian  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Paul Molitor vs Larry Casian  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 11-5


    Bottom Inning 8

    Dean Palmer vs Mike Trombley  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Jeff King vs Mike Trombley  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Doubled . Dean Palmer advanced to 3b
    Johnny Damon vs Mike Trombley  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Singled . Dean Palmer scored, Jeff King advanced to 3b
    Joe Vitiello vs Mike Trombley  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Mike Sweeney vs Mike Trombley  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Yamil Benitez vs Rick Aguilera  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Jeff King scored, Johnny Damon advanced to 2b
    Shane Halter vs Rick Aguilera  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 11-7


    Top Inning 9

    Scott Stahoviak vs Mike Perez  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Terry Steinbach vs Mike Perez  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Ron Coomer vs Mike Perez  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    643Grounded into double-play to
    Minnesota Twins lead Kansas City Royals 11-7


    Bottom Inning 9

    Jed Hansen vs Rick Aguilera  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    David Howard vs Rick Aguilera  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    Dean Palmer vs Rick Aguilera  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jeff King vs Rick Aguilera  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Doubled . David Howard scored
    Johnny Damon vs Rick Aguilera  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Minnesota Twins beat Kansas City Royals 11-8


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