WINGil MecheG. Meche(5-9)5.0 IP, 4 ER, 2 K, 2 BB
LOSSCarl PavanoC. Pavano(10-9)7.0 IP, 5 ER, 6 K, 3 BB
SAVEJoakim SoriaJ. Soria(19)2.0 IP, 0 ER, 2 K, 1 BB

Royals
Royals Hitting

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
D. DeJesusLF1-441101221.266.335.414
W. BloomquistCF1-441120217.257.302.357
B. Butler1B2-44021009.300.353.479
J. AndersonPR-RF0-00000000.235.274.299
M. JacobsDH0-440010216.233.306.426
A. Callaspo2B1-330101114.307.360.449
M. TeahenRF-1B0-440000023.278.333.418
J. BuckC0-440000113.215.284.413
A. Gordon3B1-332111218.224.333.353
Y. BetancourtSS2-441200013.241.267.342
TEAM8-3434585310144
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    B Butler (37, C Pavano)
  • 3B:
    D DeJesus (8, C Pavano); Y Betancourt (5, J Crain)
  • HR:
    A Gordon (3, 4th inning off C Pavano 0 on, 2 Out)
  • RBI:
    W Bloomquist 2 (24), B Butler (59), M Jacobs (40), A Gordon (11)
  • 2Out RBI:
    A Gordon
  • Team RISP:
    2-8 (A Callaspo 0-1, W Bloomquist 1-3, M Jacobs 0-1, D DeJesus 0-2, B Butler 1-1)
  • Team LOB:
    5
  • Baserunning
  • SB:
    D DeJesus (4, 2nd base off C Pavano/M Redmond)
  • Fielding
  • DP:
    1 (A Callaspo-B Butler)

Royals
Royals Pitching

PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
G. Meche (W,5-9)5.074422183-544.6283
R. Tejeda0.00002006-04.986
J. Wright (H,8)1.000021020-104.8520
J. Bale (H,10)1.000000011-66.2011
J. Soria (S,19)2.000012035-252.3435
TEAM9.0744751155-95155
  • Pitching
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    G Meche 13-24; R Tejeda 0-2; J Wright 3-4; J Bale 1-3; J Soria 4-7
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    G Meche 15-3-16-20; R Tejeda 0-0-0-0; J Wright 4-1-4-1; J Bale 2-0-1-3; J Soria 5-4-12-4
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    G Meche 8-5; R Tejeda 0-0; J Wright 2-0; J Bale 2-1; J Soria 1-3
  • Game Scores:
    G Meche 37

Twins
Twins Hitting

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
D. SpanCF1-332102121.297.382.390
O. CabreraSS1-551100012.285.320.382
J. MauerDH2-441241027.370.437.619
J. Morneau1B0-440001020.298.385.560
J. KubelLF2-440200012.307.376.541
M. CuddyerRF0-440000015.271.342.504
J. Crede3B0-330001215.237.297.443
M. RedmondC0-330001013.257.328.301
N. Punto2B1-330100214.204.305.252
a - B. HarrisPH0-00000106.266.307.378
A. CasillaPR-2B0-00000000.172.266.219
TEAM7-333347475155
a-walked for N Punto in the 8th
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    J Mauer (20, G Meche); N Punto (7, G Meche)
  • HR:
    J Mauer (21, 5th inning off G Meche 2 on, 2 Out)
  • RBI:
    J Mauer 4 (70)
  • 2Out RBI:
    J Mauer 3
  • GIDP:
    O Cabrera
  • Team RISP:
    2-12 (O Cabrera 0-2, J Mauer 2-3, J Kubel 0-2, D Span 0-1, M Cuddyer 0-2, J Morneau 0-1, N Punto 0-1)
  • Team LOB:
    9
  • Fielding
  • Assists:
    M Cuddyer (J Anderson at 3rd base)

Twins
Twins Pitching

PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
C. Pavano (L,10-9)7.0555361112-745.16112
J. Mijares1.020001011-102.4311
J. Crain1.010003021-156.8321
TEAM9.08553101144-99144
  • Pitching
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    C Pavano 16-29; J Mijares 4-4; J Crain 2-4
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    C Pavano 25-9-21-19; J Mijares 1-3-3-3; J Crain 6-3-5-1
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    C Pavano 12-3; J Mijares 1-0; J Crain 0-0
  • Game Scores:
    C Pavano 50

Scoring Summary

InningKCMIN
1stW Bloomquist grounded out to shortstop, D DeJesus scored.10
1stJ Mauer doubled to center, D Span scored.11
3rdW Bloomquist singled to left, A Gordon scored, Y Betancourt to second.21
3rdB Butler doubled to deep right, Y Betancourt scored, W Bloomquist to third.31
3rdM Jacobs grounded out to shortstop, W Bloomquist scored.41
4thA Gordon homered to left.51
5thJ Mauer homered to right center, D Span and O Cabrera scored.54