Tropicana Field - St. Petersburg, FL
Regular Season
7
W Win
Nate Karns N. Karns W (2-2)
Final
3
L Loss
Blake Snell B. Snell L (0-3)
Hosmer on Royals win: 'We needed a night like this'
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 7 13 0
TB 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 9 4
Kansas City Kansas City Tampa Bay Tampa Bay
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Escobar SS 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .193
Cain CF 5 2 2 1 0 2 1 .275
Hosmer 1B 5 2 3 0 0 1 0 .282
Perez DH 4 0 2 1 1 1 1 .255
Soler RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000
Merrifield 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .213
Cuthbert 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .128
Gordon LF 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .168
Butera C 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .208
Totals 38 7 13 4 2 7 17 -

Batting

2B: Escobar (8, Snell); Hosmer (3, Snell)
HR: Butera (1, 3rd inning off Snell, 0 on, 0 out)
TB: Butera 5; Hosmer 4; Escobar 3; Cain 2; Pérez 2; Merrifield 2
RBI: Butera 2 (2); Cain (7); Pérez (16)
2-Out RBI: Butera
Game-winning RBI: Cain
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gordon 2; Pérez; Merrifield
GIDP: Soler 2
Team RISP: 4-for-12
Team LOB: 7

Baserunning

SB: Cain (8, 2nd base off Pruitt/Norris); Hosmer 2 (2, 2nd base off Pruitt/Norris, 3rd base off Pruitt/Norris); Gordon (1, 2nd base off Pruitt/Norris)

Fielding

DP: (Escobar-Merrifield-Hosmer)
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Dickerson DH 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 .319
Miller 2B 4 0 1 1 1 3 4 .193
Longoria 3B 4 0 2 0 1 0 2 .234
Morrison 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 7 .253
Souza Jr. RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 .277
Bourjos RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .186
Rasmus LF 4 1 2 1 0 2 1 .235
Beckham SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .255
Kiermaier CF 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 .206
Norris C 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .202
Totals 35 3 9 2 3 16 22 -

Batting

2B: Dickerson (10, Karns)
3B: Rasmus (1, Karns)
HR: Rasmus (2, 8th inning off Strahm, 0 on, 1 out)
TB: Rasmus 7; Dickerson 4; Longoria 2; Miller; Kiermaier
RBI: Rasmus (4); Miller (11)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morrison 2; Souza Jr. 2; Rasmus; Norris
GIDP: Souza Jr.
Team RISP: 3-for-12
Team LOB: 9

Fielding

Outfield Assists: Souza Jr.
Errors: Norris 2 (3); Miller (5); Kiermaier (2)
DP: 3 (Beckham-Miller-Morrison; Longoria-Miller-Morrison; Souza Jr.-Morrison)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Karns W (2-2) 6.1 6 2 2 2 10 0 4.58
Strahm 1.2 2 1 1 1 4 1 8.10
Soria 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.45
Totals 9.0 9 3 3 3 16 1 -

Pitching

WP: Strahm (1)
HBP: Norris (by Karns)
Pitches-Strikes: Karns 100-62; Strahm 34-21; Soria 16-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Karns 7-6; Strahm 2-1; Soria 2-0
Batters Faced: Karns 27; Strahm 8; Soria 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Strahm 2-1
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Snell L (0-3) 5.0 10 4 4 1 2 1 3.96
Pruitt 2.0 3 3 1 1 3 0 7.52
Whitley 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.64
Alvarado 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9.00
Totals 9.0 13 7 5 2 7 1 -

Pitching

WP: Snell (2)
HBP: Gordon (by Pruitt)
Pitches-Strikes: Snell 105-61; Pruitt 41-26; Whitley 17-11; Alvarado 8-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Snell 7-7; Pruitt 3-2; Whitley 1-0; Alvarado 1-0
Batters Faced: Snell 24; Pruitt 11; Whitley 3; Alvarado 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: Pruitt 1-0

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Tampa Bay Rays: May 08, 2017

Venue: Tropicana Field
Attendance: 12,826
Duration: 3:18
Weather: 70 degrees, Dome or Roof Closed
Wind: 0 MPH
Umpires: HP: Bill Welke. 1B: Bruce Dreckman. 2B: Chad Whitson. 3B: Mike Everitt.

KC wins Series 3-1

Gm 1: Mon, 5/8 Final
KC 7
TB 3
Gm 2: Tue, 5/9 Final
KC 7
TB 6
Gm 3: Wed, 5/10 Final
KC 1
TB 12
Gm 4: Thu, 5/11 Final
KC 6
TB 0