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W:C.Fien(1-0) L:J.Broxton(1-2) S:G.Perkins (5)
HR: MIN- D.Mastroianni (2) KAN- None



Minnesota Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,D.J. Reyburn; First, Jeff Kellogg; Second, Eric Cooper; Third, Marty Foster;
- Ben Revere grounded out to first. None on with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll grounded out third to first. None on with two out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer singled to left. Runner on first with two out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham singled to center. On the play, Joe Mauer advances to third. Runners on first and third with two out and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau flied out to right to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 1st
- Alex Gordon grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Alcides Escobar due up.
- Alcides Escobar doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler grounded out third to first. Runner on second with two out and Mike Moustakas due up.
- Mike Moustakas flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 2nd
- Trevor Plouffe grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit struck out swinging. None on with two out and Darin Mastroianni due up.
- Darin Mastroianni two-out, solo Home Run (2) to left. Alexi Casilla due up.
- Alexi Casilla struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 2nd
- Lorenzo Cain grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Eric Hosmer due up.
- Eric Hosmer flied out to right. None on with two out and Jeff Francoeur due up.
- Jeff Francoeur singled to left. Runner on first with two out and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez singled to center. On the play, Jeff Francoeur advances to third. Runners on first and third with two out and Yuniesky Betancourt due up.
- Yuniesky Betancourt grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Salvador Perez out at second to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 3rd
- Ben Revere grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll grounded out third to first. None on with two out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer singled to right. Runner on first with two out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham flied out to right to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 3rd
- Alex Gordon lined out to second. None on with one out and Alcides Escobar due up.
- Alcides Escobar grounded out second to first. None on with two out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 4th
- Justin Morneau grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe struck out swinging. None on with two out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit doubled to right. Runner on second with two out and Darin Mastroianni due up.
- Darin Mastroianni struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 4th
- Mike Moustakas grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Lorenzo Cain due up.
- Lorenzo Cain singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Eric Hosmer due up.
- Eric Hosmer grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short. On the play, Lorenzo Cain out at second. Runner on first with two out and Jeff Francoeur due up.
- Jeff Francoeur flied out to right to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 5th
- Alexi Casilla flied out to left. None on with one out and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere grounded out second to first. None on with two out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 5th
- Salvador Perez lined out to right. None on with one out and Yuniesky Betancourt due up.
- Yuniesky Betancourt struck out looking. None on with two out and Alex Gordon due up.
- Alex Gordon struck out swinging to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 6th
- Joe Mauer struck out swinging. None on with one out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham flied out to center. None on with two out and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 6th
- Alcides Escobar grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler flied out to center. None on with two out and Mike Moustakas due up.
- Mike Moustakas singled to center. Runner on first with two out and Lorenzo Cain due up.
- Lorenzo Cain flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 7th
- Trevor Plouffe lined out to pitcher. None on with one out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit grounded out to first. None on with two out and Darin Mastroianni due up.
- Darin Mastroianni struck out looking to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 7th
- Eric Hosmer singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Jeff Francoeur due up.
- Jeff Francoeur lined out to second. Runner on first with one out and Salvador Perez due up.
- Salvador Perez flied out to center. Runner on first with two out and Yuniesky Betancourt due up.
- Yuniesky Betancourt double to left scored Eric Hosmer. Runner on second with two out and Alex Gordon due up.
- Chris Getz is Pinch-running for Yuniesky Betancourt.
- Tyler Robertson enters the game with a runner on second and two out.
- Alex Gordon struck out swinging to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 8th
- Chris Getz remains in the game as the second baseman.
- Kelvin Herrera starts the inning for the Royals.
- Alexi Casilla flied out to center. None on with one out and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Ben Revere stole second. Runner on second with one out and Jamey Carroll at the plate.
- Jamey Carroll struck out swinging. Runner on second with two out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Joe Mauer out at second to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 8th
- Jared Burton starts the inning for the Twins.
- Alcides Escobar singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Alcides Escobar out at second. None on with two out and Mike Moustakas due up.
- Mike Moustakas grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 9th
- Greg Holland starts the inning for the Royals.
- Justin Morneau struck out swinging. None on with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Brian Dozier is Pinch-hitting for Trevor Plouffe.
- Pinch-Hitter Brian Dozier struck out swinging. None on with two out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit flied out to left to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 9th
- Defensive switch from shortstop to third base for Jamey Carroll.
- Brian Dozier remains in the game as the shortstop.
- Casey Fien starts the inning for the Twins.
- Lorenzo Cain struck out swinging. None on with one out and Eric Hosmer due up.
- NOTE: Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe left the game due to an injured hand.
- Eric Hosmer struck out swinging. None on with two out and Jeff Francoeur due up.
- Jeff Francoeur popped out to second to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 10th
- Jarrod Dyson replaces center fielder Lorenzo Cain, batting 5th, playing center field.
- Darin Mastroianni tripled to right. Runner on third with none out and Alexi Casilla due up.
- Alexi Casilla grounded out short to first. Runner on third with one out and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere struck out swinging. Runner on third with two out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 10th
- Salvador Perez flied out to center. None on with one out and Chris Getz due up.
- Chris Getz flied out to center. None on with two out and Alex Gordon due up.
- Alex Gordon flied out to left to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 11th
- Jonathan Broxton starts the inning for the Royals.
- Joe Mauer doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham single to right scored Joe Mauer. Runner on first with none out and Justin Morneau due up.
- Denard Span is Pinch-running for Josh Willingham.
- Justin Morneau grounded out third to first. On the play, Denard Span advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Denard Span picked-off and caught stealing third. None on with two out and Brian Dozier at the plate.
- Brian Dozier struck out swinging to end the inning.

Kansas City Bottom 11th
- Glen Perkins starts the inning for the Twins.
- Defensive switch from center field to right field for Ben Revere.
- Denard Span remains in the game as the center fielder.
- Defensive switch from right field to left field for Darin Mstorianni.
- Alcides Escobar doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Billy Butler due up.
- Billy Butler lined out to right. On the play, Alcides Escobar advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Mike Moustakas due up.
- Mike Moustakas grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to catcher. On the play, Alcides Escobar out at home. Runner on first with two out and Jarrod Dyson due up.
- Jarrod Dyson grounded out second to first to end the game.

Minnesota 2, Kansas City 1


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: C.Fien (1-0); LP:J.Broxton (1-2); S:G.Perkins (5).

Minnesota 2, Kansas City 1