Fenway Park - Boston, MA
Regular Season
7
W Win
Kelvin Herrera K. Herrera W (1-0)
Final
6
L Loss
Brian Johnson B. Johnson L (1-1)
Soler on Royals' 13-inning win: 'That was a crazy game'
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 R H E
KC 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 7 15 0
BOS 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 12 4
Kansas City Kansas City Boston Boston
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield 2B 6 1 1 0 1 1 0 .261
Soler DH 6 1 2 3 0 3 1 .306
Cuthbert 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .205
a- Moustakas PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299
Butera C 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .176
Pérez C 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .308
b- Goins PR-3B 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .257
Jay RF 5 1 4 1 0 1 1 .264
Almonte CF 5 0 0 0 1 2 6 .224
Duda 1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .216
Escobar SS 5 0 0 1 0 1 2 .216
Gordon LF 6 2 2 1 0 1 2 .259
Totals 51 7 15 6 3 11 20 -
a-grounded out for Cuthbert in 10th. b-ran for Perez in 10th.

Batting

2B: Soler (7); Butera (3)
HR: Soler (3, 13th inning off Johnson, 2 on, 1 out); Gordon (1, 9th inning off Kimbrel, 0 on, 1 out)
TB: Soler 6; Gordon 5; Jay 4; Butera 2; Duda 2; Perez 2; Goins; Merrifield
RBI: Soler 3 (9); Gordon (4); Escobar (7); Jay (6)
Game-winning RBI: Soler
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Duda 5; Gordon 2; Perez
GIDP: Almonte
SF: Escobar; Jay
Team RISP: 2-for-12
Team LOB: 12

Baserunning

SB: Perez (1, 3rd base off Barnes/Vázquez)
CS: Escobar (1, 2nd base by Sale/Vázquez)
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Benintendi CF-LF 6 1 3 0 0 0 0 .257
Ramirez DH 6 0 0 0 0 1 3 .311
Martínez LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .337
Betts RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .337
Moreland 1B 6 2 3 1 0 1 1 .323
Bogaerts SS 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .375
Devers 3B 5 2 2 0 1 1 1 .264
Bradley Jr. RF-CF 6 0 1 2 0 2 2 .194
Vázquez C 6 0 1 1 0 1 2 .185
Lin 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194
c- Núñez PH-2B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .240
Totals 51 6 12 5 2 10 14 -
c-popped out for Lin in 7th.

Batting

2B: Benintendi (8); Devers 2 (8)
HR: Moreland (4, 6th inning off Junis, 0 on, 1 out); Núñez (3, 12th inning off Herrera, 0 on, 1 out)
TB: Moreland 6; Núñez 4; Benintendi 4; Devers 4; Martinez; Bradley Jr.; Vázquez
RBI: Bradley Jr. 2 (9); Núñez (9); Moreland (14); Vázquez (4)
2-Out RBI: Bradley Jr.; Vázquez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bogaerts 2; Vázquez
Team RISP: 3-for-9
Team LOB: 9

Fielding

Errors: Vázquez 2 (3); Bogaerts (1); Devers (6)
DP: (Bogaerts-Moreland)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Junis 6.0 7 2 2 1 5 1 3.29
Hill 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.35
Keller 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.48
Boyer 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 13.50
McCarthy 3.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.53
Herrera BS (1), W (1-0) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 0.84
Smith H (1) 0.1 1 2 2 0 0 0 4.61
Flynn S (1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.68
Totals 13.0 12 6 6 2 10 2 -

Pitching

WP: Keller 2 (2)
HBP: Bogaerts (by Smith)
Pitches-Strikes: Junis 101-67; Hill 6-3; Keller 10-5; Boyer 27-16; McCarthy 24-19; Herrera 16-12; Smith 14-10; Flynn 8-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Junis 10-6; Hill 0-1; Keller 1-0; Boyer 1-1; McCarthy 5-1; Herrera 0-3; Smith 1-0; Flynn 1-1
Batters Faced: Junis 26; Hill 2; Keller 2; Boyer 4; McCarthy 9; Herrera 5; Smith 3; Flynn 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: Keller 1-1; Flynn 2-2
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sale 7.0 5 2 1 2 6 0 2.14
Barnes H (6) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.38
Kimbrel BS (1) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.42
Smith 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.66
Hembree 2.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.11
Johnson L (1-1) 1.0 3 3 3 0 1 1 6.00
Totals 13.0 15 7 6 3 11 2 -

Pitching

HBP: Duda (by Sale); Soler (by Sale)
Pitches-Strikes: Sale 96-68; Barnes 21-14; Kimbrel 20-11; Smith 19-13; Hembree 31-18; Johnson 16-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Sale 12-5; Barnes 2-0; Kimbrel 1-2; Smith 2-0; Hembree 4-1; Johnson 1-2
Batters Faced: Sale 29; Barnes 5; Kimbrel 4; Smith 5; Hembree 9; Johnson 6

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Boston Red Sox: May 01, 2018

Venue: Fenway Park
Attendance: 34,466
Duration: 4:25
Weather: 65 degrees, Partly Cloudy
Wind: 7 MPH Left to Right
Umpires: HP: Chris Conroy. 1B: Brian O'Nora. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: CB Bucknor.