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W:D.Duffy(2-0) L:A.Albers(2-2)
HR: KAN- A.Gordon (15), S.Perez 2 (9) MIN- J.Morneau (16)



Kansas City Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Hunter Wendelstedt; First, Alan Porter; Second, Greg Gibson; Third, Jerry Layne;
- Alex Gordon grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
- Emilio Bonifacio struck out looking. None on with two outs and Eric Hosmer due up.
- Eric Hosmer grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 1st
- Brian Dozier flied out to center. None on with one out and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- Wilkin Ramirez singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short. On the play, Wilkin Ramirez out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham lined out to left to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 2nd
- Billy Butler grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell struck out looking. Runner on second with two outs and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 2nd
- Trevor Plouffe singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Chris Herrmann due up.
- Chris Herrmann grounded into a double play, pitcher to short to first. On the play, Trevor Plouffe out at second. None on with two outs and Chris Colabello due up.
- Chris Colabello struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 3rd
- Alcides Escobar lined out to short. None on with one out and Jarrod Dyson due up.
- Jarrod Dyson grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Alex Gordon due up.
- Alex Gordon two-out, solo Home Run (15) to right center. Emilio Bonifacio due up.
- Emilio Bonifacio bunt grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 3rd
- Clete Thomas struck out looking. None on with one out and Pedro Florimon due up.
- Pedro Florimon singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- With Wilkin Ramirez batting, Pedro Florimon stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Wilkin Ramirez at the plate.
- Wilkin Ramirez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 4th
- Eric Hosmer flied out to center. None on with one out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler reached first on Trevor Plouffe`s throwing error. Runner on first with one out and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez one-out, two-run Home Run (8) to left scored Billy Butler. Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 4th
- Justin Morneau flied out to right. None on with one out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham flied out to left. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 5th
- Alcides Escobar lined out to right. None on with one out and Jarrod Dyson due up.
- Jarrod Dyson ground-rule-double to left. Runner on second with one out and Alex Gordon due up.
- Alex Gordon flied out to left. Runner on second with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
- With Emilio Bonifacio batting, Jarrod Dyson stole third. Runner on third with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio at the plate.
- Emilio Bonifacio flied out to right to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 5th
- Chris Herrmann flied out to left. None on with one out and Chris Colabello due up.
- Chris Colabello struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Clete Thomas due up.
- Clete Thomas struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 6th
- Eric Hosmer grounded out to first. None on with one out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler popped out to first. None on with two outs and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell reached first on a fielder`s choice force attempt error by Trevor Plouffe. On the play, Salvador Perez advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 6th
- Pedro Florimon singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- With Wilkin Ramirez batting, Pedro Florimon stole second. Runner on second with one out and Wilkin Ramirez at the plate.
- Wilkin Ramirez grounded out short to first. On the play, Pedro Florimon advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau flied out to right to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 7th
- Alcides Escobar flied out to center. None on with one out and Jarrod Dyson due up.
- Jarrod Dyson bunt single to pitcher. Runner on first with one out and Alex Gordon due up.
- Alex Gordon grounded into a double play, first to short to first, to end the inning. On the play, Jarrod Dyson out at second.

Minnesota Bottom 7th
- Josh Willingham struck out looking. None on with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe flied out to right. None on with two outs and Chris Herrmann due up.
- Chris Herrmann singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Colabello due up.
- Luke Hochevar enters the game for the Royals with a runner on first and two out.
- Chris Colabello flied out to right to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 8th
- Casey Fien starts the inning for the Twins.
- Emilio Bonifacio struck out swinging. None on with one out and Eric Hosmer due up.
- Eric Hosmer doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler singled to center scoring Eric Hosmer with one out. Runner on first and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez one-out, two-run Home Run 2 (9) to left center scored Billy Butler. Justin Maxwell due up.
- Brian Duensing enters the game for the Twins with none on and one out.
- Justin Maxwell flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll walked. Runner on first with two outs and Alcides Escobar due up.
- Alcides Escobar infield single to third. On the play, Jamey Carroll advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jarrod Dyson due up.
- Jarrod Dyson grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 8th
- Clete Thomas grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Pedro Florimon due up.
- Pedro Florimon struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier flied out to right to end the inning.

Kansas City Top 9th
- Anthony Swarzak starts the inning for the Twins.
- Alex Gordon singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
- Emilio Bonifacio infield single to short. On the play, Alex Gordon advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Eric Hosmer due up.
- Eric Hosmer walked. Bases loaded with none out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler singled to third scoring Alex Gordon with none out. On the play, Eric Hosmer advances to second and Emilio Bonifacio advances to third. Bases loaded and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez grounded into a double play, short to first, scoring Emilio Bonifacio with two out. Billy Butler out at second. Eric Hosmer advances to third. Runner on third and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell was hit-by-pitch. Runners on first and third with two outs and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll flied out to right to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 9th
- Aaron Crow starts the inning for the Royals.
- David Lough enters the game for the Royals playing right field, batting 6th.
- Wilkin Ramirez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau one-out, solo Home Run (16) to right center. Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe walked. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Herrmann due up.
- With Chris Herrmann batting, Trevor Plouffe advances to second on defensive indifference. Runner on second with two outs and Chris Herrmann at the plate.
- Chris Herrmann struck out swinging, catcher to first, to end the game.

Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: D.Duffy (2-0); LP:A.Albers (2-2).

Kansas City 8, Minnesota 1