Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium - Kansas City, MO
Regular Season
6
W Win
Jonny Venters J. Venters W (1-0)
Final
5
L Loss
Kelvin Herrera K. Herrera L (1-1)
Joey Wendle talks about his game-winning RBI and closer Alex Colome
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 10 0
KC 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 5 11 0
Tampa Bay Tampa Bay Kansas City Kansas City
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Span LF 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .248
Cron DH 5 1 2 2 0 2 2 .284
Wendle 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 .284
Duffy 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .322
Robertson 3B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .261
Miller 1B 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .235
Hechavarria SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .268
Smith CF 3 1 1 1 0 2 2 .310
Gómez RF 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .200
Field RF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .289
Sucre C 3 0 1 1 0 1 3 .238
Totals 34 6 10 6 3 9 14 -

Batting

2B: Duffy (7); Miller (4); Smith (8)
HR: Cron (9, 1st inning off Kennedy, 1 on, 0 out)
TB: Cron 5; Miller 2; Smith 2; Duffy 2; Span; Hechavarria; Sucre; Wendle; Field
RBI: Cron 2 (25); Hechavarria (14); Sucre (4); Smith (9); Wendle (11)
2-Out RBI: Wendle
Game-winning RBI: Wendle
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sucre 2; Robertson
SF: Smith
SAC: Gómez; Sucre
Team RISP: 2-for-8
Team LOB: 7

Fielding

Outfield Assists: Span
DP: (Hechavarria-Wendle-Miller)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield DH 5 0 2 3 0 0 1 .290
Jay RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .288
Pérez C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
Moustakas 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .299
Escobar SS 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .240
Gordon LF 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 .275
Dozier 1B 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .286
Almonte CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .203
Goins 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .245
Totals 35 5 11 5 1 4 10 -

Batting

2B: Moustakas (10); Dozier (1)
TB: Moustakas 3; Dozier 3; Escobar 2; Merrifield 2; Gordon; Jay; Goins
RBI: Merrifield 3 (16); Gordon (9); Goins (3)
2-Out RBI: Merrifield 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Almonte
GIDP: Perez
SAC: Almonte
Team RISP: 3-for-9
Team LOB: 5
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Banda 5.0 6 3 3 0 1 0 5.40
Alvarado H (12) 1.2 2 2 2 1 1 0 2.95
Romo BS (3) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.96
Venters W (1-0) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.42
Colomé S (8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.34
Totals 9.0 11 5 5 1 4 0 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Banda 52-38; Alvarado 28-15; Romo 8-6; Venters 9-7; Colomé 16-12
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Banda 7-4; Alvarado 5-1; Romo 1-1; Venters 1-0; Colomé 1-2
Batters Faced: Banda 19; Alvarado 8; Romo 3; Venters 3; Colomé 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Romo 2-2
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kennedy 6.0 7 5 5 3 6 1 4.98
McCarthy 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.24
Hill 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.46
Herrera L (1-1) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.15
Totals 9.0 10 6 6 3 9 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Kennedy 101-66; McCarthy 13-10; Hill 17-12; Herrera 22-16
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Kennedy 3-8; McCarthy 0-1; Hill 2-0; Herrera 0-1
Batters Faced: Kennedy 28; McCarthy 3; Hill 3; Herrera 6

Game Info

Tampa Bay Rays @ Kansas City Royals: May 15, 2018

Venue: Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 21,500
Duration: 2:53
Weather: 78 degrees, Mildly Cloudy
Wind: 9 MPH Right to Left
Umpires: HP: Sean Barber. 1B: Mike Muchlinski. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Rob Drake.