Target Field - Minneapolis, MN
Regular Season
5
L Loss
Glenn Sparkman G. Sparkman L (0-1)
Final
8
W Win
Lance Lynn L. Lynn W (7-7)
Twins Final Pitch: Offense developing identity
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 9 1
MIN 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 0 X 8 15 1
Kansas City Kansas City Minnesota Minnesota
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield CF 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 .302
Bonifacio RF 5 1 1 0 0 3 2 .293
Moustakas 3B 5 3 3 2 0 0 0 .256
Pérez DH 5 1 2 3 0 2 0 .217
Duda 1B 2 0 0 0 1 2 2 .238
Gordon LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .248
Escobar SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200
Mondesí 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .231
Butera C 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .168
Totals 35 5 9 5 3 12 18 -

Batting

HR: Moustakas 2 (19, 3rd inning off Lynn, 0 on, 0 out, 9th inning off Busenitz, 0 on, 2 out); Perez (12, 1st inning off Lynn, 2 on, 1 out)
TB: Moustakas 9; Perez 5; Escobar; Butera; Mondesi; Bonifacio
RBI: Perez 3 (38); Moustakas 2 (58)
2-Out RBI: Moustakas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Merrifield 2; Gordon; Bonifacio
Team RISP: 1-for-7
Team LOB: 8

Baserunning

CS: Mondesi (3, 2nd base by Lynn/Wilson)

Fielding

Errors: Sparkman (1)
DP: (Duda-Escobar-Duda)
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Mauer DH 5 0 3 0 0 1 2 .273
Rosario LF 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .300
Dozier 2B 5 1 3 3 0 1 1 .229
Escobar 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .272
Morrison 1B 5 1 1 1 0 2 3 .193
Polanco SS 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .250
Kepler RF 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .231
Cave CF 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .299
Wilson C 4 1 3 2 0 1 1 .169
Totals 38 8 15 7 3 8 16 -

Batting

2B: Wilson (7)
3B: Cave (1)
HR: Dozier (15, 6th inning off Romero, 1 on, 1 out); Morrison (11, 6th inning off Romero, 0 on, 2 out)
TB: Dozier 6; Wilson 4; Morrison 4; Cave 4; Mauer 3; Rosario; Polanco; Kepler
RBI: Dozier 3 (42); Wilson 2 (13); Morrison (31); Cave (10)
2-Out RBI: Wilson; Morrison; Dozier; Cave
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morrison 2; Rosario 2
GIDP: Escobar
Team RISP: 3-for-7
Team LOB: 9

Fielding

Errors: Polanco (1)
DP: (Dozier-Morrison)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Smith 3.1 7 4 4 1 4 0 5.83
Sparkman L (0-1) 1.2 3 1 1 2 2 0 10.80
Romero 1.0 3 3 3 0 1 2 12.00
Hill 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.81
Adam 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.43
Totals 8.0 15 8 8 3 8 2 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Smith 71-52; Sparkman 37-24; Romero 17-11; Hill 19-12; Adam 8-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Smith 5-4; Sparkman 2-2; Romero 2-3; Hill 3-1; Adam 0-1
Batters Faced: Smith 17; Sparkman 10; Romero 6; Hill 5; Adam 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: Sparkman 2-2
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lynn W (7-7) 5.0 5 4 3 3 6 2 5.22
Pressly H (7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.80
Duke 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2.73
Busenitz 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 6.00
Totals 9.0 9 5 4 3 12 3 -

Pitching

HBP: Escobar (by Pressly); Duda (by Lynn)
Pitches-Strikes: Lynn 114-66; Pressly 14-10; Duke 20-14; Busenitz 39-24
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Lynn 7-2; Pressly 0-1; Duke 1-1; Busenitz 2-2
Batters Faced: Lynn 24; Pressly 4; Duke 5; Busenitz 7
Inherited Runners-Scored: Pressly 2-0

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Minnesota Twins: Jul 11, 2018

Venue: Target Field
Attendance: 26,708
Duration: 3:19
Weather: 78 degrees, Partly Cloudy
Wind: 8 MPH Right to Left
Umpires: HP: Ted Barrett. 1B: Lance Barksdale. 2B: Will Little. 3B: Tom Woodring.