MLB Box Score - Minnesota vs. Kansas City

American League
BOS 8
CLE 6
TB 1
NYY 9
BAL 3
TOR 7
OAK 5
TEX 6
MIN 2
KC 1
DET 5
ANA 2
CHW 13
SEA 3
National League
COL 7
PHI 6
CIN 6
WAS 5
FLA 1
CHC 3
ATL 2
MIL 4
LA 3
HOU 4
PIT 3
STL 6
ARI 7
SD 0
NYM 4
SF 1
All times are US/Eastern

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Final
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Minnesota
(8-11)
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W: F. Liriano (1-0) L: L. Hudson (0-2)
S: J. Nathan (3)
HR: MIN - None   KC - None
 
Minnesota Twins
Shannon Stewart, LF3010101 .333
Luis Castillo, 2B4000003 .373
Joe Mauer, C2011100 .322
Rondell White, DH4010001 .155
Torii Hunter, CF4000015 .216
Justin Morneau, 1B4000022 .203
Tony Batista, 3B3000002 .266
Lew Ford, RF4110011 .250
Juan Castro, SS2010000 .288
   a- Ruben Sierra, PH1011000 .273
    Nick Punto, PR-SS0100000 .273
Totals312622415 
a-singled for Castro in the 8th
Batting
2B - Juan Castro (2, Elarton)
SF - Joe Mauer (2)
RBI - Joe Mauer (7), Ruben Sierra (2)
PK - Joe Mauer (1, Elarton)
Team LOB - 6
Kansas City Royals
Shane Costa, CF4020010 .302
Mark Grudzielanek, 2B4011101 .294
Mike Sweeney, DH1000402 .170
Reggie Sanders, RF5000037 .254
Doug Mientkiewicz, 1B4000103 .246
Emil Brown, LF5020013 .210
Mark Teahen, 3B3110103 .220
Angel Berroa, SS4010022 .313
John Buck, C3000013 .231
   a- Matt Stairs, PH1000010 .000
    Paul Bako, C0000000 .143
Totals341717924 
a-struck out for Buck in the 8th
Batting
2B - Shane Costa (3, Lohse)
RBI - Mark Grudzielanek (4)
Team LOB - 14
Fielding
DP - Teahen-Grudzielanek-Mientkiewicz
PB - John Buck (1)
E - Mark Teahen (4, Wild throw)
Minnesota Twins
Kyle Lohse 6511550 8.55
Francisco Liriano (W,1-0) 1100110 0.79
Juan Rincon (H,3) 1100120 3.48
Joe Nathan (S,3) 1000010 0.00
IBB - Sweeney by Kyle Lohse
HBP - Costa (by Kyle Lohse)
Pitches-Strikes - Kyle Lohse 101-60, Francisco Liriano 23-12, Juan Rincon 26-15, Joe Nathan 11-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Kyle Lohse 6-7, Francisco Liriano 1-1, Joe Nathan 1-1
Batters Faced - Kyle Lohse 29, Francisco Liriano 5, Juan Rincon 5, Joe Nathan 3
Kansas City Royals
Scott Elarton 7300220 3.16
Luke Hudson (BS,1; L,0-2)0322000 7.00
Andrew Sisco 0.2000000 10.29
Ambiorix Burgos 1.1000020 2.16
HBP - Batista (by Scott Elarton)
Pitches-Strikes - Scott Elarton 96-59, Luke Hudson 7-4, Andrew Sisco 8-5, Ambiorix Burgos 24-16
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Scott Elarton 6-11, Andrew Sisco 1-2
Batters Faced - Scott Elarton 25, Luke Hudson 3, Andrew Sisco 3, Ambiorix Burgos 4
Game Information
Attendance - 12911
Game Time - 2:58
Temperature - 46
Umpires - Home - Paul Nauert, First Base - Charlie Reliford, Second Base - Larry Vanover, Third Base - Greg Gibson