Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium - Kansas City, MO
Regular Season
7
Final
3
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
MIN 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 7 11 0
KC 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 8 2
Minnesota Minnesota Kansas City Kansas City
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Span RF 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 .322
Punto 2B 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .268
Mauer C 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .315
Morneau 1B 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .308
Kubel DH 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .267
Young LF 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 .290
Buscher 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .310
Everett SS 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .195
Gomez CF 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 .256
Totals 35 7 11 6 5 6 16 -

Batting

3B: Kubel (4, Greinke)
HR: Young (5, 2nd inning off Greinke, 1 on, 0 out)
TB: Young 5; Kubel 4; Buscher 2; Span 2; Everett; Punto; Mauer
RBI: Young 2 (46); Span 2 (18); Morneau (90); Buscher (30)
Game-winning RBI: Young
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Punto; Morneau; Mauer; Kubel
GIDP: Buscher
SF: Morneau
Team RISP: 2-for-13
Team LOB: 8

Baserunning

SB: Gomez (24, 2nd base off Greinke/Buck)
CS: Punto (3, 2nd base by Greinke/Buck)
PO: Gomez
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Aviles SS 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 .343
DeJesus CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .297
Maier CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .306
Butler 1B 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .270
Guillen LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .259
Olivo DH 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .261
Gordon 3B 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .258
Teahen RF 4 0 2 2 0 1 1 .248
Buck C 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .234
German 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .219
a- Smith PH-2B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
Totals 35 3 8 3 4 9 17 -
a-struck out for E.German in 7th.

Batting

2B: Guillen (32, Liriano); Gordon (28, Liriano); Teahen (17, Liriano)
HR: Olivo (11, 4th inning off Liriano, 0 on, 1 out)
TB: Olivo 4; Teahen 3; Guillen 2; Gordon 2; Aviles 2; Maier
RBI: Teahen 2 (38); Olivo (34)
2-Out RBI: Teahen 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Olivo 2; Buck 2; German
Team RISP: 1-for-10
Team LOB: 9

Baserunning

SB: Aviles (4, 3rd base off Liriano/Mauer); DeJesus (10, 2nd base off Liriano/Mauer)

Fielding

Errors: Tejeda (2); Gordon (12)
DP: (Aviles-German-Butler)
Pickoffs: Greinke (2)
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Liriano W (2-3) 5.2 6 3 3 2 5 1 6.55
Bonser 2.1 1 0 0 2 3 0 6.36
Reyes 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.53
Totals 9.0 8 3 3 4 9 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Liriano 100-64; Bonser 41-27; Reyes 17-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Liriano 5-10; Bonser 4-1; Reyes 2-0
Batters Faced: Liriano 25; Bonser 10; Reyes 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Bonser 1-0
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Greinke L (9-8) 5.0 9 6 5 3 6 1 4.09
Oviedo 2.0 2 1 0 1 0 0 2.76
Tejeda 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.00
Totals 9.0 11 7 5 5 6 1 -

Pitching

HBP: Young (by Greinke)
Pitches-Strikes: Greinke 100-59; Oviedo 23-12; Tejeda 23-14
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Greinke 7-4; Oviedo 4-3; Tejeda 5-1
Batters Faced: Greinke 26; Oviedo 9; Tejeda 7
Inherited Runners-Scored: Oviedo 3-3

Game Info

Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals: Aug 09, 2008

Venue: Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 27,960
Duration: 3:15
Weather: 75 degrees, Partly Cloudy
Wind: 10 MPH Right to Left

MIN wins Series 2-1

Gm 1: Fri, 8/8 Final
Minnesota 4
Kansas City 1
Gm 2: Sat, 8/9 Final
Minnesota 7
Kansas City 3
Gm 3: Sun, 8/10 Final
Minnesota 4
Kansas City 5

Fantasy Leaders

PLAYER PTS
Francisco Liriano
11.7
Delmon Young
Delmon Young
MIN - LF
9.0
Jason Kubel
Jason Kubel
MIN - RF
7.0
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