Target Field - Minneapolis, MN
Regular Season
9
L Loss
Richard Lovelady R. Lovelady L (0-1)
Final
11
W Win
Trevor May T. May W (4-3)
Yost: Zimmer ‘really struggled to command his pitches’ against Twins
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 3 0 9 15 0
MIN 2 2 0 0 2 0 5 0 X 11 11 2
Kansas City Kansas City Minnesota Minnesota
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield RF-2B 5 1 3 0 0 1 0 .303
Gordon LF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .278
Dozier 3B-RF 5 2 2 2 0 0 2 .283
Soler DH 5 2 3 1 0 1 0 .250
Cuthbert 1B-3B 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 .296
Starling CF 3 1 1 1 0 2 1 .279
Arteaga SS 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .197
O'Hearn PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .177
Lopez 2B-SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .220
Gallagher C 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .244
Totals 40 9 15 7 0 7 13 -

Batting

2B: Cuthbert (11, Thorpe); Arteaga (2, Thorpe); Merrifield (30, Thorpe); Soler (23, Dyson)
HR: Dozier 2 (18, 4th inning off Pérez, 0 on, 0 out, 5th inning off Pérez, 0 on, 2 out); Gallagher (3, 5th inning off Pérez, 0 on, 0 out)
RBI: Dozier 2 (59); Gallagher 2 (12); Soler (74); Starling (4); Arteaga (4)
2-Out RBI: Soler; Dozier; Gallagher
SAC: Starling
Team LOB: 5

Baserunning

SB: Merrifield (16, 2nd base off Pérez/Castro)
CS: Lopez (1, 3rd base by Thorpe/Castro)
PO: Arteaga
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kepler CF 3 3 2 1 2 0 0 .268
Polanco SS 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 .300
Cruz DH 4 2 3 5 1 1 0 .289
Rosario LF 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .283
Sanó 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .247
Arraez 2B 3 1 0 1 1 0 3 .342
Gonzalez RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248
Castro C 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .251
Adrianza 1B 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .269
Totals 34 11 11 11 5 6 11 -

Batting

2B: Kepler 2 (27, Sparkman); Cruz 2 (19, Sparkman, Zimmer); Polanco (30, Lovelady)
HR: Cruz (27, 1st inning off Sparkman, 1 on, 1 out)
RBI: Cruz 5 (67); Castro (26); Adrianza (18); Rosario (72); Sanó (39); Kepler (75); Arraez (9)
2-Out RBI: Castro; Kepler
SF: Adrianza
Team LOB: 5

Fielding

Errors: Sanó (13); Polanco (11)
Pickoffs: Thorpe (1)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sparkman 4.2 6 6 6 3 4 1 5.58
Lovelady L (0-1) 1.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 5.06
Zimmer 0.0 3 3 3 0 0 0 7.50
Hill 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
McCarthy 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.81
Totals 8.0 11 11 11 5 6 1 -

Pitching

WP: Sparkman (2)
Pitches-Strikes: Sparkman 82-51; Lovelady 21-11; Zimmer 15-8; Hill 15-10; McCarthy 16-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Sparkman 6-7; Lovelady 2-1; Zimmer 0-1; Hill 3-0; McCarthy 1-0
Batters Faced: Sparkman 23; Lovelady 6; Zimmer 3; Hill 4; McCarthy 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Lovelady 2-0; Zimmer 2-2; Hill 2-2
Minnesota
Minnesota Twins
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Pérez 5.0 7 5 5 0 3 3 4.58
Thorpe BS (1) 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 0 3.18
May W (4-3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.96
Dyson 0.2 4 3 3 0 1 0 3.48
Romo S (18) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.29
Totals 9.0 15 9 9 0 7 3 -

Pitching

Balk: Pérez (1)
Pitches-Strikes: Pérez 68-41; Thorpe 24-15; May 1-1; Dyson 24-18; Romo 25-16
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Pérez 10-4; Thorpe 2-1; May 0-1; Dyson 3-0; Romo 1-0
Batters Faced: Pérez 22; Thorpe 7; May 1; Dyson 6; Romo 5
Inherited Runners-Scored: May 1-0; Romo 1-0

Game Info

Kansas City Royals @ Minnesota Twins: Aug 02, 2019

Venue: Target Field
Attendance: 32,431
Duration: 3:14
Weather: 75 degrees, Clear
Wind: N 0 MPH