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Twins 8, Royals 2

August 5, 2018

Kansas City AB R H BI BB SO Avg.
Merrifield 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 .301
Gordon lf 4 0 2 2 0 1 .247
Perez dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 .232
Duda 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .235
Herrera 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Bonifacio rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .208
Phillips cf 3 1 1 0 1 2 .205
Escobar ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 .197
Butera c 3 1 0 0 1 1 .184
Totals 32 2 6 2 3 7

Minnesota AB R H BI BB SO Avg.
Mauer dh 4 0 1 0 1 1 .275
Rosario lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 .298
Polanco ss 4 1 1 0 1 1 .288
Morrison 1b 4 2 2 2 0 1 .195
Sano 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 .211
Kepler rf 3 2 3 2 1 0 .237
Forsythe 2b 4 0 1 1 0 2 .209
Cave cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .274
Wilson c 4 1 1 1 0 1 .169
Totals 34 8 11 8 4 9

Kansas City 002 000 000—2 6 0
Minnesota 100 212 20x—8 11 0

LOB_Kansas City 7, Minnesota 7. 2B_Duda (9), Forsythe (11), Cave (8), Wilson (8). HR_Rosario (20), off Smith; Kepler (14), off Smith; Morrison (15), off Sparkman. RBIs_Gordon 2 (27), Rosario 2 (66), Morrison 2 (39), Kepler 2 (43), Forsythe (15), Wilson (14). SF_Rosario. S_Escobar.

Runners left in scoring position_Kansas City 3 (Duda, Bonifacio, Butera); Minnesota 4 (Rosario, Morrison, Wilson 2). RISP_Kansas City 1 for 7; Minnesota 2 for 7.

Runners moved up_Herrera, Wilson.

Kansas City IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA
Smith, L, 1-3 5 7 6 6 2 4 95 6.41
Sparkman 2 4 2 2 2 4 52 5.40
Adam 1 0 0 0 0 1 13 5.46
Minnesota IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA
Berrios, W, 11-8 7 5 2 2 3 6 106 3.51
Reed 1 1 0 0 0 0 13 4.60
Drake 1 0 0 0 0 1 19 7.31

Smith pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

Inherited runners-scored_Sparkman 2-2.

Umpires_Home, Todd Tichenor; First, Bill Miller; Second, Alan Porter; Third, Nick Mahrley.

T_2:45. A_27,909 (38,649).

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