Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium - Kansas City, MO
Regular Season
9
W Win
Kyle Gibson K. Gibson W (0-0)
Final
6
L Loss
Jerry Vasto J. Vasto L (0-0)
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
MIN 0 1 1 3 0 2 0 0 2 9 18 0
KC 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 6 13 1
Minnesota Minnesota Kansas City Kansas City
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Polanco SS 5 1 4 2 0 0 1 -
Rosario DH 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 -
Cave PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 -
Grossman LF 3 0 1 1 2 1 1 -
Forsythe 2B 5 0 2 0 0 2 3 -
Kepler CF 4 2 1 1 1 0 6 -
Adrianza 3B-1B 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 -
Austin 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 -
Petit 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 -
Field RF 5 2 4 2 0 1 0 -
Gimenez C 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 -
Totals 42 9 18 8 3 8 17 -

Batting

RBI: Polanco 2; Field 2; Grossman; Adrianza; Austin; Kepler
2-Out RBI: Polanco; Kepler
Team LOB: 17

Baserunning

PO: Field
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 -
Mondesí SS 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 -
Gordon LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 -
O'Hearn 1B 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 -
Herrera RF 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 -
Goodwin CF 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 -
Escobar 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 -
Phillips DH 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 -
Gallagher C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 -
Viloria C 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 -
Totals 38 6 13 6 0 9 9 -

Batting

RBI: Mondesí 2; Herrera; Goodwin; Merrifield; O'Hearn
2-Out RBI: Herrera; Merrifield; O'Hearn
GIDP: Gallagher
Team LOB: 9

Fielding

Errors: O'Hearn
Pickoffs: Peralta
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Gibson W (0-0) 6.2 11 5 5 0 6 1 -
Rogers H () 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 -
Hildenberger 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 -
Totals 9.0 13 6 6 0 9 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Gibson 94-64; Rogers 20-14; Hildenberger 16-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Gibson 12-2; Rogers 1-1; Hildenberger 0-2
Batters Faced: Gibson 29; Rogers 4; Hildenberger 5
Inherited Runners-Scored: Rogers 1-0
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Junis 3.0 8 4 4 1 3 3 -
Flynn 2.0 4 1 1 0 0 0 -
Vasto L (0-0) 0.2 3 2 1 0 1 1 -
McCarthy 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 -
Maurer 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 -
Peralta 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 -
Totals 9.0 18 9 8 3 8 4 -

Pitching

WP: Peralta
Pitches-Strikes: Junis 82-52; Flynn 36-22; Vasto 20-11; McCarthy 15-9; Maurer 23-13; Peralta 22-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Junis 3-5; Flynn 5-1; Vasto 1-2; McCarthy 1-2; Maurer 0-0; Peralta 1-1
Batters Faced: Junis 17; Flynn 10; Vasto 5; McCarthy 4; Maurer 4; Peralta 5
Inherited Runners-Scored: McCarthy 2-1

Game Info

Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals: Sep 16, 2018

Venue: Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 20,286
Duration: 3:24
Weather: 79 degrees, Partly cloudy
Wind: SE 6 MPH

KC wins Series 3-1

Gm 1: Thu, 9/13 Final
MIN 4
KC 6
Gm 2: Fri, 9/14 Final
MIN 4
KC 8
Gm 3: Sat, 9/15 Final
MIN 3
KC 10
Gm 4: Sun, 9/16 Final
MIN 9
KC 6