WINBruce ChenB. Chen(3-0)6.1 IP, 5 ER, 7 K, 1 BB
LOSSScott BakerS. Baker(5-5)5.0 IP, 5 ER, 2 K, 1 BB
SAVEJoakim SoriaJ. Soria(14)1.0 IP, 2 ER, 1 K, 0 BB

Royals
Royals Hitting

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
S. PodsednikLF1-551110018.286.337.348
J. KendallC0-551000022.282.339.340
D. DeJesusRF2-550210019.308.380.458
J. GuillenDH3-551310119.259.332.491
A. Callaspo3B1-441110016.276.306.452
M. MaierCF1-551120123.259.337.367
W. Betemit1B2-442221130.500.5711.667
C. Getz2B1-441101117.215.295.228
Y. BetancourtSS1-441101018.279.310.412
TEAM12-4141912834182
  • Batting
  • 3B:
    J Guillen (2, S Baker)
  • HR:
    M Maier (2, 2nd inning off S Baker 1 on, 1 Out); W Betemit 2 (2, 2nd inning off S Baker 0 on, 1 Out; 9th inning off B Duensing 0 on, 2 Out)
  • RBI:
    M Maier 2 (23), W Betemit 2 (2), S Podsednik (20), A Callaspo (33), D DeJesus (26), J Guillen (40)
  • 2Out RBI:
    S Podsednik, D DeJesus, J Guillen, W Betemit
  • SF:
    A Callaspo
  • Team RISP:
    3-8 (M Maier 0-1, A Callaspo 0-2, S Podsednik 1-1, J Kendall 0-2, D DeJesus 1-1, J Guillen 1-1)
  • Team LOB:
    9
  • Fielding
  • DP:
    2 (Y Betancourt-C Getz-W Betemit, M Maier-Y Betancourt)
  • Assists:
    M Maier (D Span at 2nd base)

Royals
Royals Pitching

PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
B. Chen (W,3-0)6.1105517199-744.0199
R. Tejeda0.221100012-74.1512
B. Wood (H,5)1.00000107-63.147
J. Soria (S,14)1.032201018-133.1818
TEAM9.01588191136-100136
  • Pitching
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    B Chen 24-28; R Tejeda 2-4; B Wood 2-3; J Soria 4-6
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    B Chen 27-11-17-19; R Tejeda 2-0-1-4; B Wood 1-1-2-2; J Soria 4-0-4-5
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    B Chen 5-6; R Tejeda 0-2; B Wood 0-2; J Soria 1-1
  • Game Scores:
    B Chen 39

Twins
Twins Hitting

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
D. SpanCF4-552410022.277.354.365
M. Tolbert2B1-441110112.152.194.152
a - J. ThomePH0-11000018.242.377.475
J. MauerC2-441221120.320.396.454
J. Morneau1B2-440220014.365.474.665
M. CuddyerRF0-550000119.276.337.452
J. KubelDH1-441110213.239.347.417
D. YoungLF2-44120007.279.318.475
D. Valencia3B1-441100211.308.333.308
N. PuntoSS2-441210110.230.302.295
TEAM15-3939815819136
a-struck out looking for M Tolbert in the 9th
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    D Span (11, B Chen); N Punto (6, B Chen); J Mauer (18, J Soria)
  • HR:
    J Kubel (8, 4th inning off B Chen 0 on, 2 Out)
  • RBI:
    J Kubel (35), N Punto (13), D Span (22), M Tolbert (5), J Mauer 2 (27), J Morneau 2 (43)
  • 2Out RBI:
    J Kubel, J Mauer, J Morneau
  • SF:
    J Morneau
  • GIDP:
    M Tolbert
  • Team RISP:
    6-10 (M Tolbert 1-2, J Thome 0-1, J Mauer 2-3, D Span 1-1, M Cuddyer 0-1, J Morneau 1-1, N Punto 1-1)
  • Team LOB:
    6
  • Fielding
  • E:
    N Punto 2 (2, catch, ground ball); M Tolbert (1, ground ball)

Twins
Twins Pitching

PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
S. Baker (L,5-5)5.085512293-654.8193
J. Crain0.223011028-145.3328
R. Mahay1.100010021-135.0621
A. Burnett1.000001020-122.4520
B. Duensing0.221100117-131.8517
M. Guerrier0.10000003-21.633
TEAM9.01296343182-119182
  • Pitching
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    S Baker 16-24; J Crain 5-7; R Mahay 3-6; A Burnett 1-3; B Duensing 4-4; M Guerrier 0-1
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    S Baker 16-9-20-20; J Crain 2-1-6-5; R Mahay 5-0-3-5; A Burnett 3-1-6-2; B Duensing 2-4-4-3; M Guerrier 0-0-1-1
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    S Baker 6-7; J Crain 0-1; R Mahay 1-3; A Burnett 1-1; B Duensing 1-1; M Guerrier 0-1
  • Game Scores:
    S Baker 32

Scoring Summary

InningKCMIN
2ndM Maier homered to right (375 feet), A Callaspo scored.20
2ndW Betemit homered to right (366 feet).30
4thS Podsednik singled to center, C Getz scored, Y Betancourt to second.40
4thJ Kubel homered to right (354 feet).41
5thA Callaspo hit sacrifice fly to right, J Guillen scored.51
6thJ Kendall grounded into fielder's choice to left, Y Betancourt scored on error by shortstop N Punto, S Podsednik safe at third on error by shortstop N Punto.61
6thD DeJesus reached on infield single to second, S Podsednik scored, J Kendall to second.71
6thJ Guillen singled to center, J Kendall scored, D DeJesus to second.81
7thN Punto doubled to center, D Young scored, D Valencia to third.82
7thD Span reached on infield single to second, D Valencia scored, N Punto to third.83
7thM Tolbert singled to right, N Punto scored, D Span to third.84
7thJ Mauer singled to right, D Span scored, M Tolbert to third.85
7thJ Morneau hit sacrifice fly to center, M Tolbert scored.86
9thW Betemit homered to center (401 feet).96
9thJ Mauer doubled to deep right center, D Span scored.97
9thJ Morneau singled to right, J Mauer scored.98