Rogers Centre - Toronto, ON
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L Loss
Eric Skoglund E. Skoglund L (0-2)
Final
11
W Win
Jaime García J. García W (2-0)
Yost on Skoglund: 'He gave us a chance to win'
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KC 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 2
TOR 2 0 0 0 3 6 0 0 X 11 13 0
Kansas City Kansas City Toronto Toronto
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jay LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .240
a- Almonte PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083
Merrifield 2B 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .259
Moustakas DH 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .339
Duda 1B 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .302
Soler RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .244
Cuthbert 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .229
Orlando CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .222
Escobar SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .149
Goins SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
Gallagher C 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .200
Totals 35 3 11 2 1 7 15 -
a-grounded out for Jay in 9th.

Batting

2B: Merrifield (3); Gallagher (2)
HR: Moustakas (4, 3rd inning off García, 0 on, 2 out); Duda (3, 3rd inning off García, 0 on, 2 out)
TB: Duda 5; Moustakas 5; Soler 2; Merrifield 2; Cuthbert 2; Gallagher 2; Jay
RBI: Duda (9); Moustakas (10)
2-Out RBI: Duda; Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Duda 2; Escobar; Gallagher
GIDP: Orlando
Team RISP: 3-for-11
Team LOB: 7

Baserunning

CS: Merrifield (2, 2nd base by García/Martin); Cuthbert (1, 2nd base by García/Martin)

Fielding

Outfield Assists: Orlando
Errors: Escobar (1); Cuthbert (1)
DP: (Duda)
Toronto
Toronto Blue Jays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Pearce DH 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 .273
b- Granderson PH-DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .308
Hernandez LF 5 2 2 0 0 2 2 .400
Smoak 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 .268
Solarte 3B 3 1 2 4 0 1 1 .311
Ngoepe 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .071
Martin C 3 0 0 0 2 2 1 .139
Pillar CF 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .304
Diaz SS 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 .262
Grichuk RF 4 2 2 3 0 0 1 .109
Travis 2B 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .098
Totals 36 11 13 11 3 10 13 -
b-flied out for Pearce in 6th.

Batting

2B: Hernández (3); Pillar (4); Grichuk (2)
HR: Solarte (3, 1st inning off Skoglund, 1 on, 2 out); Grichuk (2, 6th inning off Boyer, 2 on, 0 out)
TB: Grichuk 6; Solarte 5; Hernández 3; Pearce 2; Pillar 2; Díaz 2; Smoak; Travis
RBI: Solarte 4 (8); Grichuk 3 (5); Pillar 2 (7); Pearce (8); Smoak (11)
2-Out RBI: Pillar 2; Solarte 2
Game-winning RBI: Smoak
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Díaz 2
SF: Solarte
Team RISP: 6-for-8
Team LOB: 6

Fielding

DP: 2 (Díaz-Travis-Smoak; Martin-Díaz)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Skoglund L (0-2) 5.0 8 5 5 1 6 1 9.31
Boyer 0.1 4 6 2 1 0 1 25.20
Smith 2.2 1 0 0 1 4 0 1.50
Totals 8.0 13 11 7 3 10 2 -

Pitching

HBP: Travis (by Smith)
Pitches-Strikes: Skoglund 77-54; Boyer 23-16; Smith 50-32
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Skoglund 7-3; Boyer 2-1; Smith 2-2
Batters Faced: Skoglund 23; Boyer 7; Smith 11
Inherited Runners-Scored: Smith 3-3
Toronto
Toronto Blue Jays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
García W (2-0) 5.0 8 3 3 1 5 2 3.86
Oh H (1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.57
Loup 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.79
Axford 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.45
Totals 9.0 11 3 3 1 7 2 -

Pitching

HBP: Escobar (by García)
Pitches-Strikes: García 86-51; Oh 19-14; Loup 16-11; Axford 25-19
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: García 5-6; Oh 2-1; Loup 2-1; Axford 2-3
Batters Faced: García 22; Oh 4; Loup 5; Axford 6

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Toronto Blue Jays: Apr 17, 2018

Venue: Rogers Centre
Attendance: 0
Duration: 2:56
Weather: 70 degrees, Dome or Roof Closed
Wind: 0 MPH